Ryan LoewDigital Editor
Expertise: Photojournalism, video production, reporting and editing, social media production
Education: Ursuline High School
Kent State University - Bachelor of Science, journalism
Favorite spot in Northeast Ohio: Highland Square in Akron
Before joining the staff at Ideastream Public Media, Ryan Loew worked as a staff visual storyteller/producer for PublicSource, an award-winning nonprofit news organization that covers critical issues in the Pittsburgh region. Ryan has also worked as a freelance video journalist, focused primarily on producing news and documentary stories in the Pittsburgh region and beyond. His work appeared on PBS “NewsHour,” WQED and other news organizations. Prior to PublicSource, Ryan served as multimedia editor at 90.5 WESA, Pittsburgh’s NPR member station, and before moving to Pittsburgh, he worked as a multimedia producer for The Roanoke Times in Virginia. Ryan began his career as a reporter at the Lansing State Journal in Michigan.
- 2018, 2019 & 2021 - four regional Emmy awards, National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Mid-Atlantic Chapter
- 2019 - AIR Full spectrum audio storytelling workshop
- National Press Photographers Association member
- The Video Consortium member
Why trust Ideastream Public Media?
The mission of Ideastream Public Media is to be a trustworthy and dynamic multimedia source for illuminating the world around us. Our highest priority is providing news and information that is reliable and accurate, that is gathered with integrity and professional care and that is presented with precision and respect for the intelligence of our audiences. We are transparent about how we discover and verify the facts we present and strive to make our decision-making process clear to the public. We disclose relationships, such as with partners or funders, that might appear, but will never, influence our coverage.
This past year's top stories included area coverage that made national news, global stories that had local impact, and of course, sports headlines. This is Ohio, after all.
Walker, a 25-year-old Black man, was shot and killed by Akron police following a car chase early Monday.
In the minutes and hours after Roe v. Wade fell, the work continued inside this Ohio abortion clinic.
So far this year, Cleveland police have responded to 495 shootings and 61 homicides, 52 of which are gun-related, according to officials.
Voters across the state cast their ballots in Tuesday's primary election, deciding which Ohio congressional district candidates will go head to head in the Nov. 8 general election.
CSU announced Tuesday that Sands would be leaving his leadership position at the university effective immediately. Provost Laura Bloomberg is replacing him.
Grant money for facilities will go toward HVAC upgrades, lead and asbestos abatement as well as layout changes and lighting improvements, the program said. Playgrounds and outdoor classrooms are also on the list of renovation priorities.
A former state lawmaker, Gibbs was elected to Congress in the Republican wave of 2010. He’s a longtime resident of Holmes County.