Troy Jackson and Faculty Advisor Brad Weaver at the Hoyt Institute in New Castle investigating the ghost of Mary Black.

PHILADEPHIA– Congratulations to Troy Jackson (’18) for receiving a 2018 Emmy nomination for his capstone documentary that debunks an infamous Western Pennsylvania ghost story.

Ghost Witch- Mary Black” is one of five documentaries nominated in the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

Jackson’s project is up for consideration for the Emmy Award for Excellence in the College Short Form Production category.

The 2018 Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards will be presented at the Philadelphia Marriott on October 13, 2018.

The college/university awards are open to all students in the Mid-Atlantic Region.