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Guest Bloggers

Where alumni, faculty & staff guest blog…

Unscripted, live politics part of our broadcasting tradition
1 year ago

Unscripted, live politics part of our broadcasting tradition

Getting right in the middle of the action and getting your hands “dirty” has been the Westminster way for our Broadcast and Media Production students for as long as I …
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Zac Attack on Titan Radio
1 year ago

Zac Attack on Titan Radio

B BY ZAC HYNUS (Class of 2018), Guest Blogger

When I took the position of the radio play-by-play announcer for the Westminster College football team, I didn’t really …
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My Digital Media Tool Belt
1 year ago

My Digital Media Tool Belt

Do you remember when you were looking around at colleges and you heard that WC was a “liberal arts” college. Did that mean anything to you? It did not weigh …
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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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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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When WC students meet WPXI’s News Ninja
2 years ago

When WC students meet WPXI’s News Ninja

This guest blog reflects on the April 2015 WPXI Newsroom Experience Amanda Sloan and several other Westminster students participated in for the Broadcast Journalism II course.  It was …
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Producer loves her job behind the scenes and her on air gig
2 years ago

Producer loves her job behind the scenes and her on air gig

I graduated from Westminster’s Broadcast and Digital Communications program in 2012. Currently, I am a producer and entertainment reporter for WTOV in Steubenville, OH. I’ll share a little about what …
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WPXI experience & Peggy Finnegan foster change in my direction
2 years ago

WPXI experience & Peggy Finnegan foster change in my direction

Our daylong experience with the Broadcast Journalism II class at WPXI changed the way I view the broadcasting world. It helped me re-think what I can do.

I had never …
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The ART of Networking
2 years ago

The ART of Networking

It’s been 2 years now since I walked through the deceivingly heavy doors of the National Geographic Channel to begin a journey with one of the world’s biggest television networks. …
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Expect the unexpected as the newsroom is about to flip
2 years ago

Expect the unexpected as the newsroom is about to flip

Our Broadcast Journalism class experienced a daylong adventure at WPXI in Pittsburgh this semester.  It offered a reality check into a newsroom where broadcast and …
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The digital age is now the newsroom norm
2 years ago

The digital age is now the newsroom norm

In March, I traveled to WPXI-TV in Pittsburgh with my peers from my Broadcast Journalism II class at Westminster. There we found news director Mike Oliveira offering us an extremely …
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The job that got away
2 years ago

The job that got away

I was very disappointed that I had to miss the Westminster College Professional Networking Symposium. I had family matters to attend to back home. Getting to meet Westminster alumni that …
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Breaking Out of the College Bubble
3 years ago

Breaking Out of the College Bubble

Hello fellow Titans! Are you looking to start a career in the broadcasting industry? Well, you’ve come to the right place, but there are a few things you need to …
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Producing video for Instagram and a lesson on Vertical Video Syndrome
3 years ago

Producing video for Instagram and a lesson on Vertical Video Syndrome

The Broadcast Journalism class went out into the field this month to produce a video story on sledding.  We also came back with an Instagram video of our very own …
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