Viewing entries in
magazine

How One Bold Entrepreneur Is Disrupting Music Industry Career Education

If you want to become a lawyer, you go to law school. And if you want to be a doctor, it's medical school. How about if you want to be a music industry professional? That was the question Dwight Heckelman grappled with for years during his own successful career in the music industry.

Local Documentary Explores Music Scene

On Saturday, April 28, Gateway Film Center will debut “Homegrown: Becoming a Music City,” a documentary created by students at Groove U.

Student Employment Not An Afterthought at GROOVE U

As many students start off college this year, their first class is likely not on how to get a job four or two years later. But for Dwight Heckelman, founder and director of Groove U, a music industry program located in Victorian Village, that’s his two-year-old school’s priority.

Finding Their Groove

Dwight Heckelman couldn’t find the music school he’d wanted to attend, so he opened one in Columbus.

Education With A Groove

Two years ago, Sam Gwin was wide awake at 7 a.m., the day of student orientation at Ohio State, and he wasn’t sure he wanted to go.