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Tuesday, January 20, 2015
RadioActive Opportunities: Applications Due Jan 21 and Other Events
Youth Media's Spring 2015 Workshop in the University District!
due by 11:59pm on Wed, January 21st
Applications are due
tomorrow for RadioActive's 2015
spring workshop in radio journalism! If you know young people who would be
excited about this PAID
OPPORTUNITY to tell stories and learn how to make radio, please
remind them to get their applications turned in!
More information about the
2015 spring workshop and the RadioActive youth media program is below. Workshop
applications are due Wednesday, January 21st by
RadioActive 2015 Spring Workshop
In this fun, rigorous and
hands-on workshop, youth ages 16-18 learn about journalism, audio recording,
audio editing, interviewing, writing for broadcast, and speaking on the air.
During the workshop, the six participants will work collaboratively to
create feature radio
stories on topics of their choice that will be published on KUOW.org and shared at a public listening
party! Best of all, RadioActive participants have the chance to amplify their
voices by telling true stories about their communities, and the topics that are
important to them.
RadioActive's 2015 Spring
Workshop starts on Tuesday, February 10, 2015 and ends on Thursday, April 30,
2015. Workshop meetings are held
every Tuesday and Thursday from 5:00-7:00pm at KUOW's studios at 4518 University
Way NE in Seattle's University District. We also have all-day workshops on
Saturday February 14th, Tuesday February 17th, and Saturday April
For completing the
program, students will receive a $375 stipend. RadioActive provides
snacks for students during the workshop, and bus tickets as needed. Youth who
complete the program receive a 1-year subscription to Adobe's Creative Cloud
software suite, and are eligible to apply for a four-year college scholarship
provided by the Adobe Foundation. Graduates of this workshop have the
opportunity to stay involved as a RadioActive Advanced Youth
You can find more
information and applications at kuow.org/radioactive. Admission to this workshop is selective
- youth apply by pitching a story and go through an interview process before
being accepted. Please
pass this opportunity on to youth you know who are excited to tell stories and
have their voices heard!
Applications are due
TOMORROW -- by 11:59pm on Wednesday, January 21st.
Feel free to contact firstname.lastname@example.org
with any questions about our 2015 Spring Workshop or about RadioActive in
general. We look forward to helping the young people you work with produce
RadioActive Youth Media
RadioActive is a program of KUOW 94.9FM Public Radio.
RadioActive creates a space where youth delight in discovering public radio
journalism and supports young people's growth as media makers by sharing access
to public radio's knowledge, skills, and institutions. We offer seasonal
beginning radio storytelling workshops and ongoing opportunities for graduates
of those workshops.
RadioActive can also
schedule workshops tailored to YOUR school or organization's
needs. We can present FREE
engaging lessons on storytelling, interviewing, audio editing or other radio
skills throughout the school year. Let me know if
you're interested in scheduling a workshop or outreach opportunity for your
class or group!
Kitaeff Program Producer, Outreach and Community
Partnerships RadioActive Youth Media at KUOW 94.9 Public Radio email@example.com 206-543-6414
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