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Weekly News From the President: Federal Assault on Local Media and Municipalities Continues

Federal Assault on Local Media and Municipalities Continues
The FCC is continuing its assault on local communities and local media. The FCC has announced two agenda items for its September 26th meeting that will cripple city and county budgets and perhaps defund franchise fees.
The more immediate Order would bar localities from charging rent for the use ()

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Call for Proposals – 2019 National Conference

Deadline:  November 1, 2018
The Alliance for Community Media will hold its Annual Conference and Trade Show at the Downtown Hilton in Portland, OR on July 10-12, 2019.   The event will gather approximately 400 community media practitioners and volunteers working in Public Educational and Government Access media, youth media, community radio, podcasting and other community-based media ()

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Open Position: KLTV Employee

KLTV, Cowlitz County Washington’s P.E.G. provider has an immediate opening for an addition to our staff. KLTV serves 40,000 homes, has 6 full time with an annual budget exceeding $500,000 The open position is that of Government meeting Production and will report directly to the Executive Director. This is a full time position, which includes ()

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Open Position: Production & Outreach Specialist Job Description

Summary Description
The Production & Outreach Specialist of Bedford Community Access Television supports Bedford TV and its Board of Directors
Terms of Employment
Part-Time, Hourly position, not to exceed 20 hours per week on average
Duties and Responsibilities
Executive Relationship

Reports to the Bedford TV Executive Director
Collaborates with the Executive Director and the Events & Creative Services Manager to help execute ()

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Open Position: Director of Engineering

Title: Director of Engineering
Program: BRIC Community Media
Supervisor:  Vice-President of Community Media
Full-time/Part-time: Full-time
Exempt/Non Exempt:  Exempt
Union: Non-Union
Overview: Direct and supervise all technology, equipment and information systems.
BRIC is the leading presenter of free cultural programming in Brooklyn, and one of the largest in New York City.  We present and incubate work by artists and media-makers who reflect the ()

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Weekly News From the President: Changing Society for the Better

Changing Society for the Better
Here’s some interesting late summer reading for you before the unofficial end of summer next Monday:
The Stanford Social Innovation Review published an article recently on the potential that millennials (those born between 1981 and 1996) have for changing institutions and changing society for the better.
Particularly interesting to me is the idea ()

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Weekly News From the President: Tell Us About Your Primary Election Coverage

Community Media Day is Two Months Away
It’s August 20th…just two scant months away from Community Media Day 2019 on October 20th!
This is the third year community media organizations around the country will be celebrating the work we do with film festivals, open houses, concerts, proclamations and other special events.
What will you be doing?
Now is a ()

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Open Position: Government Programming Coordinator

Waycross Community Media in Forest Park (Cincinnati), Ohio is looking for a full time Government Programming Coordinator. Applicants MUST be available to work evenings and some weekends. Responsibilities include:
GOVERNMENT PROGRAM SUPPORT

Coordinate Government Access Programming
Coordinate meeting coverage
Maintain contact with Local, State, and Federal officials.
Produce & host a quarterly administrators show for each community
Work closely with each ()

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Open Position: Membership and Outreach Coordinator

Montgomery Community Media
Rockville, Maryland
http://www.mymcmedia.org
Summary:
This is a high-level customer service position responsible for the coordination, facilitation and implementation of membership services and initiatives for Montgomery Community Media. Job duties include creating and maintaining a vibrant volunteer community through the coordination of programming; outreach activities to community stakeholders, multimedia production education, consultation and supervision.  Works as part ()

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Open Position: Multimedia Education Coordinator

Montgomery Community Media
Rockville, Maryland
http://www.mymcmedia.org
Summary:
This position coordinates and teaches MCM workshops including but not limited to multimedia content creation, field and studio production classes; coordinate and administer certification exams; supervise, train and schedule teaching assistants; maintain student records; develop class materials; assist with cable productions and special events.  Ideal candidate will be a creative problem solver ()

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