The Centre County Report: October 10, 2014

Newscast posted October 10, 2014 in Centre County Report by Centre County Report


Here's the latest news, weather and sports from across Centre County.

About the Contributors

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Amy Simpson

Senior / Broadcast Journalism

Amy is a senior studying broadcast journalism with concurrent minors in French and political science. This past summer, Amy worked as a newsroom intern at CNBC’s Washington Bureau. Through academic and extracurricular activities she has developed a love for current events, politics, and interviewing sources. Covering the 2012 Presidential Election live for Penn State ComRadio motivated her addition of a second minor in political science. Amy’s involvement with ComRadio began with reporting and anchoring, grew to producing and serving as news director, and finally representing the station as general manager, which is the position she holds at this time. Currently, she is also a reporter, anchor, and producer for the Centre County Report. Following graduation, Amy hopes to work as a reporter, multimedia journalist, and news anchor.

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Phil Constantino

Junior / Broadcast Journalism

Phil Constantino is a junior from Farmingdale, NY majoring in broadcast journalism with a minor in political science. Phil is also the website and social media director at ComRadio, and one of the station’s feature broadcasters.

To contact Phil, email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address), or tweet @PhilConstantino.

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Carissa Gaither

Senior / Broadcast Journalism

Carissa Gaither is a Broadcast Journalism major with minors in Business and Sociology. She is a reporter and anchor for the Centre County Report and serves as news director for ComRadio. Over the past four years, in addition to radio and television reporting she has interned at PoshSeven Magazine, participated in working for the World and Conversation Practicum, interned with Sirius XM, and interned for George Mason University as part of their government mentoring team. After graduation, she plans to pursue a career in hosting and reporting for television.

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Kristina Slacum

Senior / Broadcast Journalism

Kristina is currently a senior from Westminster, Md. majoring in Broadcast Journalism with minors in Deafness and Hearing Studies and Theatre. Kristina hopes to pursue a career in television news after her graduation in May 2015.