Written by: Donna Liu
Of all the TV shows out there that speak to the principles of Inclusion, Equity and Engagement, perhaps none is more poignant than Native Voice TV, a weekly program that has been produced in Northern California since 2004, and is still going strong. Poignant, because some of the least-heard voices in America (…)
Written by: Donna Liu
Resilient Organizations: The Future of Community Media
I just spent a couple of very interesting days in Fresno at the ACM West Conference. My thanks to Jerry Lee and all the great folks at CMAC for their hospitality and enthusiasm hosting the conference. They are a great example of a community media service that is truly (…)
Wisconsin Community Media Spring Conference
Collaboration and Local News
There’s an interesting thread going on right now on the Alliance Member ListServe on local journalism. It was inspired in part by The Media Consortium’s 2017 Transformative Media conference last week in Washington DC.
The conference gathers independent media from around the United States. A key topic for the discussion was collaboration, (…)
Here’s to 2017!
Well, the New Year is here and I hope you are looking forward to 2017 as much as I am! The New Year always gives us that chance to recharge and refocus on the work ahead. No one can argue that there are some interesting times ahead of us, and I believe that (…)
The 115th Congress is underway. There are new appointments in the Senate and House on the committees that work on issues that affect community television. Here’s a quick look:
In the Senate Commerce Committee there are eight new members. In the Republican majority there is Jim Inhofe (Oklahoma), Mike Lee (Utah), Shelley Moore Capito (West Virginia) (…)
Produces, directs, edits and/or oversees broadcast of locally produced programs, promotional materials, sporting events, educational and governmental information and other programs broadcast on the City of Gillette’s Public Access channels. Obtains, reviews and conducts daily updates of computer-generated data. As required, updates, modifies, adds and/or deletes Public Service Announcements, job openings, minutes of City Council (…)
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Join the Central States Region ACM for the Cincy Spring Conference and Trade Show on Wednesday, March 22 – Friday, March 24, 2017 in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio.
The Central States Region currently looking for event sponsors, vendors and advertisements for the program. For more information visit the CSRegionACM.org.
Hosted by the City of Cincinnati & Central States (…)
Minneapolis – Nov. 7, 2016 – After four years of sharing a leadership board with the Alliance for Community Media (ACM), the Foundation of the ACM (F/ACM) has established its own Board of Directors.
The 2016-17 Board of Director will include the 2016-17 officers of the ACM Board, holding the same officer positions, and six additional (…)