Centre County Report: October 8, 2019

Newscast posted October 8, 2019 in Centre County Report by Centre County Report

On today's Centre County Report: the investigation into three infant deaths at a central PA hospital. Plus, the debate over paying college athletes And, Penn State's appearance on a new HBO show. 

About the Contributors

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Jerome Taylor

Senior / Broadcast Journalism

Jerome Taylor currently serves as one of two Arts & Entertainment Managers for CommRadio. He currently serves as a host for the department’s flagship radio show, “The Nittany Record Club.” He has also written several album reviews and has contributed to several lists that the department has produced. Jerome has also served as a beat writer and producer for several Penn State sports including, lacrosse, volleyball, and basketball. After graduation Jerome hopes to work in the broadcast journalism field covering sports or entertainment. Follow him on twitter (@ThatGuy_Rome) or email him at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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Carolyn Sistrand

Senior / Broadcast Journalism, History

Carolyn Sistrand is a senior from Framingham, Massachusetts double majoring in Broadcast Journalism and History and is a certificate candidate in the John Curley Center for Sports Journalism. For CommRadio, Carolyn works as a co-editor on the management team as well as contributing content for the sports department. Her roles include: being a writer, an analyst, an on-air personality on talk shows and podcasts, live play-by-play, as well as production. She is a co-founder for CommRadio’s first all-girl’s NFL podcast, Gridiron Girls, which is now a live all-sports talk show airing Friday’s from 5 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Outside of CommRadio, Carolyn has had professional experience as a multimedia journalism intern for The Metrowest Daily News (Framingham, MA) and AccuWeather Headquarters (State College, PA). She is currently covering Penn State softball as an intern for GoPSUSports.com (University Park, PA). To contact Carolyn, please email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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Erin Kemp

Senior / Broadcast Journalism and Spanish

I’m a senior at Penn State University majoring in Broadcast Journalism and minoring in Spanish. A native of Columbus OH, I’m a storyteller drawn to the profession by a desire to listen to different voices and spread the truth.

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Senior / Broadcast Journalism

Kaitlyn Aguiles is a senior majoring in broadcast journalism with a minor in World Literature and Psychology. She has experience in radio, print, and digital media. She has done technical director and director work as well. Her goal is to create documentary films and report globally.

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Elhussein Elshahat

Senior / Telecommunications

Seeking a career in the telecomm. industry.

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Courtney Allen

Senior / Broadcast Journalism and Cyber Security