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About B. Weaver

Teaching Broadcasting & Media Production, Digital Journalism at Westminster College, New Wilmington, PA.
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A new behind the scenes friend at ‘Fox and Friends’
2 years ago

A new behind the scenes friend at ‘Fox and Friends’

Congratulations to Jordan Early (Class of 2010) as she says farewell to friends and coworkers at Pittsburgh’s KDKA-TV for a move to the Fox News Channel in NYC.

She’ll be …
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2012 WC grad featured in 11 Coolest Jobs
2 years ago

2012 WC grad featured in 11 Coolest Jobs

Alyssa Hanna is the production manager for 31st Street Studios in Pittsburgh. The entertainment and culture website Thrillist names Hanna one of the individuals with THE COOLEST JOBS IN …
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Tweetspeak: Introducing Digital Media with Birding
2 years ago

Tweetspeak: Introducing Digital Media with Birding

Here’s an example of one of our Videolicious reports from our birding experiences from student Emily Valentine.

This semester I will begin a journey into birding with the help …
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Watch what happens! A final exam puts video editing under deadline pressure
2 years ago

Watch what happens! A final exam puts video editing under deadline pressure

Check out one of the student generated creations from a simple stock footage project for beginning single camera video students at Westminster College.

Students practiced field camera operations; …
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Lessons for the undergrad…what you know vs. who you know
2 years ago

Lessons for the undergrad…what you know vs. who you know

At some point in college, everyone has been in a conversation where somebody knowingly wags a finger and says, “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.”  If this …
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WCN/Titan Radio Staffers Win National Award For Social Media
2 years ago

WCN/Titan Radio Staffers Win National Award For Social Media

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa.– Westminster Cable Network (WCN) and Titan Radio 88.9FM were recognized as one of the top four colleges in the nation for having the “Best Social Media Presence,” …
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2015 WC Documentary Showcase
2 years ago

2015 WC Documentary Showcase

Westminster College broadcast and media production majors will present the 2015 Capstone Documentary Showcase starting at 1 p.m., Dec. 5, in Mueller Theater, McKelvey Campus Center. The event is free and open to the public.

The student …
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Strong Showing For First-Time Storyteller in Single-Camera Video
2 years ago

Strong Showing For First-Time Storyteller in Single-Camera Video

This shout-out goes to undergraduate Troy Jackson for producing a great video profile about Westminster’s new Registrar, Scott Wignall.  Troy is a member of the BC 251/Single-Camera Video Production class …
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Blood, horror & exhaustion part of 48 Hour Film Project
2 years ago

Blood, horror & exhaustion part of 48 Hour Film Project

 

Westminster College students in the Single Camera Production, along with broadcasting practicum students Doltyn Snedden and Bryan Greig, participated in the Pittsburgh 48 Hour Horror Film Project this semester.

Students …
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Sebastian Salazar has the sports covered in DC & Baltimore
2 years ago

Sebastian Salazar has the sports covered in DC & Baltimore

This shout-out goes to Sebastian Salazar-Driver (Class of ’04), my friend, my broadcasting peer and my former student.  I cannot express how proud I am of this talented young man. …
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On the Fast Track: KFRY-TV’s Assistant ND
2 years ago

On the Fast Track: KFRY-TV’s Assistant ND

For 2014 Westminster College grad Anthony Humes the past year has changed as fast as the weather does in his new home in Bismarck, ND.  He arrived at KFRY-TV as …
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DEADLINE PRESSURE & the 48 Hour Film Project
2 years ago

DEADLINE PRESSURE & the 48 Hour Film Project

Westminster College students in the broadcast communications 251 class, along with Doltyn Snedden and Bryan Greig, will participate in the Pittsburgh 48-Hour Horror Film Project this weekend.

Teams have 48 …
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VIDEO: Connecting with alumni for genuine advice
2 years ago

VIDEO: Connecting with alumni for genuine advice

 

When a few hundred alumni, students and guest professionals gather at Westminster College on one Saturday each semester, it goes deeper than shaking hands and rubbing elbows.  At …
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He’s a news producing machine in TN!  Meet Adam Plyler
2 years ago

He’s a news producing machine in TN! Meet Adam Plyler

My name is Adam Plyler and I am a producer with WKPT-TV (ABC) in the (Tennesse Tri-Cities Market), Kingsport, TN. I graduated from Westminster in 2011 and majored in Broadcast …
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An unabashable voice from the past gives advice to the future
2 years ago

An unabashable voice from the past gives advice to the future

Hello all! My name is Erin Wall and I am a 2010 graduate of Westminster College, holding a B.A. in Broadcast Communications.

Now for a quick look behind my life …
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