Date of Last Revision

2023-05-02 23:35:54


Media Studies

Degree Name

Bachelor of Arts

Date of Expected Graduation

Spring 2017


My honors project focused around the elimination of the Akron baseball program in the summer of 2015. I produced, directed and edited this project. The potential audience for this project is anyone in Northeast Ohio with some knowledge on the University of Akron and their sports teams. I did most of the work on this project during the Spring semester of 2016, where I travelled to interview former players and others to comment on the cutting of the team and the future of the players, program and school. During the summer of 2016 I conducted research and reshot interviews and conducted additional interviews. In the fall, I continued interviews and edited a rough cut. In the spring of 2017 I completed the final draft for the honors project and have provided it in the form of a YouTube link.

Research Sponsor

Kathleen Endres, Ph.D.

First Reader

Juan Contreras

Second Reader

Val Pipps, Ph.D.



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