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Juan Contreras

Born and raised in Mexico City, Juan has taught in the School of Communication at The University of Akron since 2007 and he has worked as the General Manager of ZTV since Fall 2014.  He obtained his undergraduate degree from Anahuac University in Mexico City … Continue reading

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Alaina Pinto

Alaina graduated from The University of Akron in May of 2014. She was a member of Z-TV for three years, starting on the Sports Report team and then on-air talent for Lights, Camera Akron and finally ended on the promotions … Continue reading

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300 Seconds of Science

300 Seconds of Science is our new mini series that shows our viewers the latest news in the science and technology world. They hope to spread their love for science throughout The University of Akron.

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Adam Bonomo

Adam is a student at The University of Akron, majoring in Radio and TV Broadcasting with minors in marketing and theater. He is a member of both W-ZIP and Z-TV. He is the producer of our mini series, 300 Seconds … Continue reading

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Jay Jackman

Jay found his niche in the TV broadcasting scene at The University of Akron. He was a member of Lights, Camera, Akron! and gained experience through working with cameras, audio, and technical directing productions. A year after joining LCA, he … Continue reading

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Shannon Shonk

Shannon is the producer of Lowdown, the music and art show on Z-TV. She is currently a fourth year student studying media production with a minor in photography. “Would I rather be feared or loved. Easy. Both. I want people … Continue reading

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Lights, Camera, Akron!

Lights, Camera, Akron! is a Z-TV show that features news, events, and entertainment at The University of Akron. LCA’s producer is Cody Ricci, and the LCA team consists of Julie Yockey, Amanda Marotta, Cortez Grayson, Jade Marshall, and Heather Daniels. 

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Cody Ricci

Cody is the producer of Lights, Camera, Akron (LCA)! He has been a member of Z-TV for three semesters now and he has loved every single minute of it. His grandparents came to the United States from Italy to start … Continue reading

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Alumni

Here at Z-TV, we are extremely proud of the UA alumni who have been active members of Z-TV and have had success in their field after graduation! If you are Z-TV alumni and you want to let us know how … Continue reading

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Akron After Hours

Akron After Hours is the sketch comedy show in Z-TV. Their focus, as opposed to other shows, is on fiction writing. The team puts in writing, shooting, and editing their sketches. The team has grown extremely fast and has a … Continue reading

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