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ACM Northeast Regional Updates and Conference & Tradeshow Recap  
Thanks again to all the ACM Members who attended the Northeast Regional Conference in Falmouth, MA this last week! Over 200 people and 40 vendors came to Cape Cod area for the event. A big thank you to Deb Rogers from Falmouth Community TV who hosted ()

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Weekly News From the President: FCC Votes to Eliminate ‘Main Studio Rule’

FCC Votes to Eliminate ‘Main Studio Rule’

Halloween tricks came early for media localism this last week.
The FCC voted 3-2 to eliminate the requirement for broadcasters to maintain local studios to keep their licenses. Lifting the requirement continues paving the way for a media consolidation wave that Chairman Ajit Pai hopes to induce when the Commission ()

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Weekly News From the President: Community Media Day 2017

Community Media Day Recap 
It was great to see the celebrations across the country on Community Media Day this past Friday!  Open houses, film screenings, lectures, concerts, and special messages and testimonials from community members who love community media were all on tap.   If you search the hashtag #CommunityMediaDay on social media you’ll get a sense ()

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Open Position: Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant – Youth Media Center (MNN El Barrio Firehouse)
The MNN El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center is a newly renovated state-of-the-art television production and training facility. Its Youth Media Center offers programs and opportunities for young people, ages 16 to 24 years, to develop as 21st century communicators. The Youth Media Center’s programs build ()

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Open Position: Associate Producer Public Affairs

Associate Producer Public Affairs (Full time, 59th St.)
Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) is seeking an experienced dynamic, creative and enthusiastic Associate Producer. The Associate Producer will assist in all aspects of production for the Public Affairs department of MNN Productions.
Job Duties

Works with the public affairs producer to deliver original content on a weekly basis
Assisting the producer ()

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Weekly News From the President: Community Media Day 2017

Friday is About the Great Work You Do
Community Media Day is just four days away on Friday, October 20.  There are celebrations, gatherings and commemorations planned across the country and I hope you’re doing something to celebrate this week.  Even if it’s something small, be sure to tell people that they are part of a ()

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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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Weekly News From the President: Update on the Executive Director of NATOA

 
Update on the Executive Director of NATOA
Thank you, Steve Traylor!
I am just back from vacation and catching up with correspondence, and I want to pass on the news I received late last month that our ally and colleague Steve Traylor, the Executive Director of NATOA (National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors), is stepping down ()

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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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