Abby Jeffers is a freshman studying journalism at Ohio University‘s E. W. Scripps School of Journalism in Athens, Ohio. She is a recipient of the Wood Cutler Scholar Award, a full merit scholarship that includes funding for four enrichment experiences: an outdoor leadership experience, a public service internship, a professional internship, and an international experience.
On campus, Abby is an on-air DJ and contributing writer for ACRN Media, Ohio University’s student radio group and music publication. Her weekly specialty show, The Rainbow Hour, is on Mondays from 9-10 pm. In the editorial department, she produces album reviews, features, and music news articles for ACRN.com.
Outside of class, Abby runs Indientry, a music blog where she posts weekly album reviews as well as interviews, features, concert photos, and a monthly podcast titled The Nextwave Sessions.
She has written for several other publications, and she has written music news and reviews for In The Record Store‘s blog and magazine and has also participated in a weekly music column for ThisWeek News.
As a self-proclaimed amateur coffee enthusiast and dog lover, Abby can usually be found working at The Roosevelt, at the dog park with her two poodles, or trying to convince her peers to support local musicians.