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Weekly News From the President: April 3

Central States & Northwest Regional Conferences 
A big thank you to the Central States and Northwest Regions of the ACM for inviting me to be a part of their regional events the past two weeks.  It was great connecting with people and organizations from so many states that came together in Cincinnati and Portland.
Open Signal 
The Board ()

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Open Position: Membership & Outreach Coodinator

Falmouth Community Television (FCTV) is a nonprofit community media center that fosters the production and distribution of local information. FCTV provides access to training, technology and content to encourage community dialogue, awareness and expression.
FCTV has an opening for our Membership & Outreach Coordinator to provide administration, production, training and facility support as determined by the ()

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Open Position: Media Instructor (pt)

Media Instructor (Part-Time)
Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) seeks experienced media instructors to teach different aspects of media production at our 59th Street and East Harlem facilities. Courses involve Adobe Premiere non-linear video editing, field production (camera, shot composition, lighting, and sound), studio production, and graphic design (Adobe Creative Suite).
Media Instructors report to MNN’s Manager of Media ()

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Weekly News From the President: Happy Vernal Equinox! Welcome to Spring!

Happy Vernal Equinox! Welcome to Spring!
It’s a time of March Madness, Spring training, Spring cleaning and house hunting, and time in the garden. As a gardener, you tend the soil this time of year to ensure the fruits of the summer and fall.  
It’s not so different in our work. ACM thinks it is important ()

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IEE Featured Station: Native Voice TV

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 ()

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Open Position: Web Developer

BronxNet seeks an experienced Web Developer to help grow its web presence.  This position demands a pro-active problem solver who can creatively brainstorm challenges cross-departmentally in order implement best solutions. Attention to detail and the ability to multitask and prioritize multiple requests is a must. Experience working in a fast-paced team environment and reporting technical ()

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Weekly News From the President: Resilient Organizations: The Future of Community Media

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 ()

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Wisconsin Community Media Spring Conference

April 6-7
Wisconsin Community Media Spring Conference

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Open Position: Production Supervisor

PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR – City of Santa Monica, CA.  
Salary: $85,776 – $105,900/year plus excellent benefits.
Job Summary: Performs a full range of supervisory duties to support the ongoing operation of the City’s production facilities and government channels, social media channels and the City’s radio station. Supervises and administers the facility’s operations, technical and creative duties of ()

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Weekly News From the President: Local News & PEG Survey

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, ()

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