The Centre County Report- November 16, 2012

Newscast/Video posted November 16, 2012 in Centre County Report by Centre County Report


November 16, 2012

About the Contributors

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Brittany Corl

Senior / Broadcast Journalism

Brittany Corl is a senior at the Pennsylvania State University, graduating in December 2012. She is majoring in broadcast journalism and minoring in sociology. Brittany has interned with Fox News Channel since May 2011, including representing Penn State for Fox News Channel University. She helped cover the Jerry Sandusky child-sex abuse scandal for both the Centre County Report and Fox News Channel throughout the scandal. Brittany loves producing news and hopes to one day produce for a national news company.
Twitter: @BrittCorl

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Erin Ryan

Junior / Film

Erin is a junior intending to major in Film, but with a soft spot for Broadcast Journalism. Her love of videography and multimedia compel her to exercise these skill sets in as many areas as possible. She hopes to work behind the scenes in either a newsroom setting or perhaps concentrate her work into the field of Cinematography in collaboration with a major motion picture studio.

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Dan Smith

Senior / Broadcast Journalism

Dan Smith is the Executive Editor of ComRadio. He is also a producer for the Centre County Report. Dan is from West Chester, PA. He has broadcasted and written about many Penn State sports for ComRadio, including football, basketball, baseball, volleyball and softball. He has interned at 97.5 FM The Fanatic in Philadelphia.

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Will Monkowski

Senior / Telecommunications

A senior majoring in telecommunications hoping to enter the field of technical video production.

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Cat Janisko

Senior / Broadcast Journalism

Cat is currently in her senior year at Penn State with a major in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Political Science.  She is also a member of Penn State’s A Capella group, “Shades of Blue.”

In the Summer of 2012, Cat had the opportunity to intern with KDKA-TV News in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  There, she worked for KDKA’s morning news program, “Pittsburgh Today Live.” She has recently made numerous live appearances on CNN HLN (“Dr. Drew), TruTV’s In Session, and CNN News Now to speak on behalf of Penn State University about the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal (November 2011-July 2012).

Her career goal is to become a news reporter/anchor at the national level.

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Michael Page

Senior / Meteorology

Growing up along the water’s edge just south of Boston, Michael has long been fascinated by the weather, particularly the Nor’Easters that regularly batter the New England coast. Michael began documenting daily weather observations in middle school, and by high school had developed his own weather website with forecasts for his hometown.

Since coming to Penn State, Michael has become active in the Department of Meteorology. He served as the Head of Communications for the Campus Weather Service, and was the treasurer of the local branch of the American Meteorology Society for two years. Michael currently serves as a student representative on the National Weather Association’s Membership & Marketing committee.

Graduating in December 2012, Michael hopes to become a professional broadcast meteorologist. He interned for two years at WCVB-TV in Boston, and regularly provides forecasts for Central Pennsylvania on both C-Net and the Centre County Report which airs on WPSU-TV.