Centre County Report: February 14, 2017
How a proposal to raise PA's minimum wage may affect local businesses. We hit the slopes with a ski team at Tussey Mountain. And two couples share their Valentine's Day love. All in today's newscast.
About the Contributors
Junior / Telecommunications
Senior / Broadcast Journalism & English
Since attending Penn State, she has been involved in many different activities, from being on the executive board of her sorority to being executive producer, cohost, and writer for PSN-TV’s “After Hours.” She had a DC internship the summer of 2016 with Double R Productions, a small-business production company. She’s spent her junior year podcasting, shooting, and producing, and her internship at WPSU and her experience with Centre County Report have helped her accomplish this goal. She will spend her senior year continuing her work with After Hours, serving as an Executive Producer for the Centre County Report, and participating in the Penn State Hollywood Program in the spring.
Senior / Telecommunications
Urfine Guobadia is currently a senior studying Telecommunications. Through her past internships, she has gained experience working in film, sports, and news production. She currently serves as director and technical director for the Centre County Report. She hopes to gain enough knowledge and experience to branch out and pave a way for herself in the media industry.
Senior / Broadcast Journalism
Senior / Journalism
George is currently a student at The Pennsylvania State University studying Broadcast Journalism. He was accepted into the Curley Center for Sports Journalism, and is an active member in the College of Communications radio station.
During his time at Penn State, George covered college football, the NFL, college hockey, and college baseball.
In 2016, George provided play-by-play and color analysis for multiple Penn State sports, including football, mens hockey, and womens hockey for ComRadio.
George currently works for Fansided Inc. as an editor/expert for “NFL Mocks” covering the NFL, College Football, and NFL Draft. He holds the same title for Fansided’s Philadelphia Phillies site “That Ball’s Outta Here.” Throughout the 2016 football season, George published two weekly columns for Fansided.com.
Previously, he interned for Scout Media, Inc. during the summer of 2016 in Seattle, Washington, where he wrote columns, produced videos, and covered The Opening Football camp at the Nike World Headquarters.