The older graduates of UC’s broadcasting program didn’t need Facebook to build community and stay in touch.
About 50 men and women who graduated from our program before it became E-Media remember their years here fondly and get together regularly to reminisce and update each other.
The group has contributed to a fund that has awarded a scholarship to an outstanding E-Media student since 2008. The annual award now stands at $1,000.
They most recently got together in Cincinnati in June 2010. Several of them visited the E-Media division for a tour.
Most of the members are from the Cincinnati area, but several came hundreds of miles for the get-together.
Pete Berkobein’63 came from Thonotosassa, Florida.; Bill Gish ’64 from New York City; Gene Ireland ‘63 from Colorado Springs; Joe Lewin ’64 from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; Mary Ann Cannon Luedtke ’64 from Greensboro, North Carolina; Neal McCutchan ’60 from Winterhaven, Florida; Lynn McIntosh ’63 from Springfield, Virginia; and Charles Plummer ’61, from Spring Hill, Florida;
Cincinnati residents Pete Bissman ’63 and Ed Marks ’63, head the group.