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Open Position: Executive Director

POSITION SUMMARY
The Executive Director of Dayton Access Television (DATV) reports to the Board of Directors and is responsible for leadership of the nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. The Executive Director’s responsibilities include strategic planning, economic development, community outreach, grant and contract management, financial oversight, communications, and staff administration.
Candidates must possess proven nonprofit, educational or government leadership skills ()

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Open Position: Executive Director

Community ACCESS Television of Salina, Inc.
Community Access Television of Salina, Kansas, is now accepting
applications for the position of Executive Director.
Qualifications include:
• Strong Managerial and organizational skills
• Professional experience in media production,
management, with significant experience in training, supervising personnel and volunteers
• Excellent communication skills (oral, written, video/digital and computer)
• Successful track record in fundraising including development ()

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North By MidWest Microbudget Film Festival Open for Submissions

Kalamazoo, MI, September 5, 2017– Public Media Network of Kalamazoo, Michigan is proud to announce the 4th annual North By Midwest Micro-Budget Film Festival. Small-budget filmmakers are invited to submit their films in five categories: Feature, Shorts, Documentary/Profile, Animation and MicroCam. Entries are now being accepted through November 6, 2017. 
NxMW honors video and film creators ()

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Call for Proposals for 2018 National Conference

The Alliance for Community Media will be holding its Annual Conference and Trade Show  at the Baltimore Hilton in Baltimore, MD on July 11-13, 2018.   The event will gather approximately 600 community media practitioners and volunteers working in Public Educational and Government Access media, youth media, community radio, podcasting and other community-based media production, distribution ()

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Weekly News From the President: Net Neutrality Deadline is Wednesday

ACM National Conference 2018 Call for Proposals
ACM is looking ahead to 2018 and we are opening a call for proposals for next year’s annual conference in Baltimore, MD.  If you want to organize a workshop or discussion, have speakers you want to suggest, or want to learn about specific topics next year, we want to ()

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Weekly News From the President: Net Neutrality Deadline is Wednesday

Comcast Suing Vermont After Losing an Appeal to the Public Utilities Commission
After losing its appeal to the Vermont Public Utilities Commission, Comcast is now suing the state to get out of its public service obligations. The state commission had looked at the cable related needs of customers and communities (what it’s charged to do by ()

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Weekly News From the President: Net Neutrality Deadline is Wednesday

The FCC has extended the reply comments deadline in their Restoring Internet Freedom proceeding to this Wednesday, August 30th.
The proceeding would void the rules put forward by the Wheeler Commission to ensure that access to content is protected regardless of the commercial priorities of internet service providers. So while you could call also call it ()

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Weekly News From the President: New Member ListServ

We’re Moving!
We are moving the Alliance Members Listserv to a new platform to provide more features and functionality and help members better connect with one another. If you’re signed up for the Listserv already, you should have received instructions on how to subscribe to the new list on Groups.io.
What’s new? For one thing, you’ll be ()

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Join ACM’s Capitol Hill Day – November 8, 2017 in Washington DC

ACM is organizing a Capitol Hill Day with visits to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), and Congress. Our presence and focus in DC will reiterate the importance of PEG community media to our law makers and we hope you will join us! ACM will also arrange the FCC visits.
We will provide education materials and assist ()

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Weekly News From the President: Community Media Day Celebrations

That’s the date of the Second Annual Community Media Day: a national celebration of the good work that’s done by community media organizations in big cities and small towns from Maine to Maui (maybe I should say from Kauai to Kennebunkport instead).
I’ll be in Philadelphia for the First Annual Cammy Awards, organized by PhillyCam as ()

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