Media, Music, & The Arts Opportunities


Future Filmmakers - Sherwood Film Fest Coming Soon!

Sherwood High School is hosting the fourth annual Student Film Festival this spring in the Sherwood High School Ertzman Auditorium.  All high school students in Montgomery County are welcome to submit a movie in the categories of documentary or narrative.  They will be accepting submissions from January 3, 2017 to March 23, 2017.  Great prizes will be awarded to the winners. Last year they had almost 50 submissions from schools all around the county and watched stunning student work.  They hope to see some fantastic films again this year!

For more information, please see their website at  You can also contact Ms. Lock at  More information to follow soon!


Senior Musicians: Scholarship Opportunities at Wittenberg University in Springfield, Ohio.

 Every year, Wittenberg offers several dozen music scholarships, for voice, band and orchestral instruments, piano, organ, and classical guitar. These scholarships amount to more than $450,000 and are available to all students regardless of their major.  Click here for dates and details.

Wittenberg is a small college in central Ohio and has more Ohio Professors of the Year than any other four-year institution in the state. It is highly ranked by Princeton Review for the quality of the classroom experience and earned the No. 4 spot in the category "Most Accessible Professors." The 2017 Fiske Guide To Colleges calls Wittenberg a "Best Buy." Wittenberg draws students from 30 states and 10 countries. The Music Department is one of the most active departments on campus. Students often combine music with another area of study and they pursue a wide variety of careers after graduation.


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Students in Literature as Film class celebrate their final original film projects.