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    50 Years of Specs Howard: Specs' Anniversary Speech

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Tue, Jan 28, 2020
      On January 14th, 2020, the Specs Howard School of Media Arts officially celebrated its 50th anniversary. The first class to attend the school was ...
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    Topics: Radio, Specs Howard, 50th anniversary, speech

    50 Years of the Specs Howard School: Hall of Fame Retrospective

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Fri, Jan 10, 2020
      As we approach the 50th Anniversary of the Specs Howard School of Media Arts and prepare for the induction of 50 new members into our Hall of Fame, ...
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    Topics: Specs Howard, 50th anniversary, Hall of Fame, 35th Anniversary, 40th Anniversary

    Specs Spotlight: Jason Scott

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Fri, Jan 3, 2020
      Growing up, Jason Scott wanted to end up being David Letterman. He was always interested in working in media, and saw local Detroit radio as a way ...
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    Topics: Radio, BMA, Broadcasting, specs spotlight, news anchor, WWJ

    Specs Spotlight: Conrad Reed

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Thu, Dec 19, 2019
      One day, Conrad Reed was sitting in stand-still traffic on the highway, listening to talk radio. As he listened to the spirited discussion and fun ...
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    Topics: Radio, BMA, Broadcast, morning show host

    50 Years of the Specs Howard School: The Early Years

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Fri, Dec 13, 2019
      This blog was posted by Alisa Z. Alisa, a 1977 Specs Howard grad, is a well-known Detroit-area media personality, with a long history of radio, TV ...
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    Topics: Radio, Specs Howard, on-air, 50th anniversary

    50 Years of the Specs Howard School: Bob Palmateer Reflects Part 2

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Thu, Dec 5, 2019
      Bob Palmateer attended the Specs Howard School of Media Arts in 1980, when it was still the Specs Howard School of Broadcast Arts. After his ...
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    Topics: 50th anniversary

    Specs Spotlight: Annie Nawrocki

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Thu, Nov 21, 2019
      When Annie Nawrocki left high school, she knew she wanted to go into radio. She initially tried her hand at some 4-year universities, but found ...
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    Topics: Interview, Television, Radio, Broadcasting, Broadcast Media Arts, editing, specs spotlight, EBW.TV, reporter

    Specs Spotlight: Josh Brubaker

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Wed, Nov 13, 2019
      When Josh Brubaker started attending the Specs Howard Media of Arts, his goal was to end up working in television. However, during his classwork he ...
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    Topics: Radio, Detroit, Country Radio, specs spotlight, on-air, Nash FM 93.1, Cumulus Media

    Specs Spotlight: Brad Weimer

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Thu, Oct 24, 2019
      Brad Weimer has always been a sports fan, and when he came to the Specs Howard School of Media Arts his plan was to find a way to work in sports ...
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    Topics: Television, specs spotlight, sports broadcasting, ESPN, FOX Sports, FS1, MLB, WWE

    Specs Spotlight: Steve Linville

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Thu, Oct 17, 2019
      Steve Linville was always interested in the worlds of design, graphics, and photography. Before attending the Specs Howard School of Media Arts, he ...
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    Topics: Graphic Design, graphics, specs spotlight, graphic designer, fathead

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