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    Specs Spotlight: Mark Frankhouse

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Mon, Jul 15, 2019
      Mark Frankhouse spent the start of the new millennia working in a number of different restaurants as a cook. In 2011 he decided that, while cooking ...
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    Topics: Radio, Broadcasting, Broadcast Media Arts, specs spotlight, on-air

    Specs Spotlight: Deshon Davis

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Tue, May 28, 2019
     
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    Topics: Broadcasting, Broadcast Media Arts, Freelance, Broadcast Careers, specs spotlight, detroit lions, detroit tigers, tv warren, broadcast engineer

    Specs Spotlight: Sari Zalesin

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Thu, May 16, 2019
     
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    Topics: Radio, Detroit, detroit radio, Broadcasting, 101.1 WRIF, WCSX, jacapps, Program director, klxk, nhl, announcer, sirius xm, radio disney, cbs radio, wllz, female announcer

    We Have A Winner!

    Posted by Holly Krause on Tue, Nov 14, 2017
    The ballots have been counted, and we have a winner! 
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    Topics: Radio, Broadcasting, Big Jim, Audition, Big Jim's House, WCSX

    Big Jim's Big Break

    Posted by Holly Krause on Wed, Sep 13, 2017
    Have you ever wanted to be on the radio? Now could be your chance! 
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    Topics: Radio, Broadcasting, Big Jim, Audition, Big Jim's House, WCSX

    2016 Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association Scholarship Award

    Posted by Holly Krause on Thu, Oct 13, 2016
     The Specs Howard School of Media Arts has had a long relationship with the Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association (DSBA). This year the DSBA ...
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    Topics: BMA, scholarship, Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association, Broadcasting, Broadcast Media Arts, Broadcast Careers, sports scholarship, DSBA, sports

    Life Lessons From The Field: Ric Pruneda

    Posted by Abby Cook on Wed, Jan 27, 2016
      "I’ve loved music since I was a kid and knew that I would do nothing else." -Ric Pruneda   We asked Specs Grad Ric Pruneda to give us some insight ...
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    Topics: Radio, Grad Stories, Specs Grads, Broadcasting, Promotions, Greater Media

    Life Lessons From The Field: Casey Humbles

    Posted by Specs Intern on Fri, Feb 14, 2014
    “I work with a group of amazing individuals who come together as a whole, and represent the face of Disney for the Detroit area.” -Casey Humbles We ...
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    Topics: Television, Radio, Grad Stories, Specs Howard, News, Broadcasting

    Specs Howard School Of Media Arts Celebrates 44 Years

    Posted by Specs Intern on Mon, Jan 13, 2014
      44 years ago Specs Howard School of Broadcast Arts opened it’s doors to students eager to train in the radio industry. Over the years, the school ...
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    Topics: Specs Howard, News, Broadcasting, History, 44 years, 44th anniversary, curriculum, timeline

    Specs Howard Grad: Bridgette "Bri" Wood

    Posted by Jerry Howard on Mon, Sep 30, 2013
    Bridgette "Bri" Wood wanted a career, not just a job. After receiving her four year degree, she felt she needed more experience, "Even with the big ...
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    Topics: Grad Stories, detroit radio, Specs Howard, Broadcasting

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