Centre County Report: September 8, 2020

Newscast posted September 8, 2020 in Centre County Report by Centre County Report

On today's Centre County Report: The latest on COVID-19 and its impact on our area. Plus, Saturdays in Happy Valley without football-- see how students and fans are reacting. 

About the Contributors

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Preston Shoemaker

Sophomore / Journalism

Preston Shoemaker is a sophomore from Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania and is majoring in Broadcast Journalism. He is a director, play-by-play broadcaster and writer for the CommRadio sports department. He is also a co-host of the S&S Show. He has experience covering high school basketball and has interned with the Altoona Curve. This summer, Preston will be interning with the Saugerties Stallions of the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League as a broadcaster. Preston aspires to become a play-by-play broadcaster. To contact, send an email to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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Callaway Turner

Senior / Broadcast Journalism

Callaway is a Senior from Roanoke, Virginia. She found her love for documentary storytelling working as a junior editor for 5 Points Creative, a full-service marketing agency in Roanoke.

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Jason Shulman

Senior / Student

Jason Shulman is a senior majoring in broadcast journalism and minoring in sociology with an anticipated graduation in May 2021. He chose to attend Penn State due to the exclusive opportunities offered including internships with newspaper outlets and radio stations such as The Daily Collegian and B94.5 All The Hits. Jason is pursuing a career in sports media, but is keeping all of his options open in the field once he graduates.

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Grace Bradley


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Aissatou Ndiaye


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Krista Smith


Krista is an executive producer of a student-run livestream called 46LIVE. Krista values spending time volunteering at her community service organization—Boulevard—and raising funds as communications director for the digital fundraising committee of Student Philanthropy Network. She devoted most of her time, this past spring semester, as a media production intern for C-NET in State College. Krista has previously collaborated with HBOsports producers and camera operators to create the 24/7 College Football: Penn State Nittany Lions episode. She is constantly looking for opportunities to work and gain experience in the media industry. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, staying up to date on any OTT streaming platform TV series, or relaxing by reading a novel.