Specs Howard School of Media Arts Blog

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    50 Years of the Specs Howard School: Reminiscing with Randy Z

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Fri, Sep 27, 2019
      Randy Z is a local legend in the halls of the Specs Howard School of Media Arts. His career with the school has spanned 32 years and almost every ...
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    Topics: Radio, Specs Howard, 50th anniversary, instructor

    50 Years of the Specs Howard School: Dick Kernen's Legacy

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Fri, Sep 13, 2019
     
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    Topics: Radio, dick kernen, Career Services, 50th anniversary

    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: Zach Hiser

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Fri, Jun 14, 2019
     
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    Topics: Radio, specs spotlight, wcsr, motor city racing promotions, race car driving

    Specs Spotlight: Paul Cicchini

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Wed, Jun 5, 2019
     
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    Topics: Television, Radio, News, specs spotlight, anchor, producer, michigan, illinois

    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

    Specs Spotlight: Cody Trombley

    Posted by Steven Ferraro on Tue, May 14, 2019
     
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    Topics: Radio, Detroit, Broadcast Media Arts, Promotions, 101.1 WRIF, iHeart Media, beasley media, specs spotlight

    The Joe Wade Formicola Broadcasting Scholarship

    Posted by Holly Krause on Tue, Oct 16, 2018
    The Joe Wade Formicola Broadcasting Scholarship was founded by the Formicola family following the sudden passing of Detroit radio personality and ...
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    Topics: Radio, detroit radio, scholarship, Specs Howard Tour, Joe Wade Formicola, Country Radio, country music radio hall of fame

    Specs Howard 48th Anniversary

    Posted by Holly Krause on Sun, Jan 14, 2018
    Founder, Specs Howard, in 1989 Since its inception, Specs Howard has been dedicated to providing hands-on training in the media industries. Take a ...
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    Topics: Radio, Digital Media Arts, Specs Howard, Graphic Design, Broadcast Media Arts, 48 anniversary, tv

    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

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