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  • 00:30

    Studio SPJ - Live from Nashville with Robert Leger

    in Podcasting


    Join us on Saturday at 2 p.m. Eastern when our guest on Studio SPJ will be SDX President Robert Leger in a live interview from the Excellence in Journalism conference in Nashville.


    Leger, a former SPJ national president, will talk about the year ahead for SDx, the non-profit arm of the society which funds journalism programs. We'll talk about a plan for SDX to take a greater role in overseeing that programming.

  • 00:30

    Studio SPJ: Excellence in Journalism 2014

    in Podcasting

    Join us on Tuesday, June 17 at noon Eastern when the next broadcast of Studio SPJ will feature two of the people who've assembled the programs for our upcoming Excellence in Journalism Conference on Sept. 4-6 in Nashville.


    Amy Tardif, station and news manager for WGCU in Fort Myers, Florida and Scott Leadingham, SPJ's director of education and the editor of Quill Magazine, will give us a preview of what's in store for this year's convention, which takes place at Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center.


    This year's convention is another collaboration between the Radio Television Digital News Association and the Society of Professional Journalists.


    Click here for more information on the conference.

  • 00:16

    Studio SPJ: On the road to Nashville with Ken Paulson

    in News


    Studio SPJ will kick off a series of podcasts called "The Road to Nashville"  previewing our upcoming Excellence in Journalism 2014 conference on Sept. 4-6.


    Ken Paulson will be our guest for the first of these broadcasts on Thursday at 3 p.m. / 2 p.m. Central time. (Please note: this program was rescheduled from an earlier broadcast date.)


    Paulson is the dean of Middle Tennessee State University's College of Mass Communication. He previously has served a president of the First Amendment Center at Vanderbilt University, as president of the Newseum in Washington D.C. and as editor-in-chief at USA Today.


    We'll be talking to Ken about Freedom Sings, a musical program at the convention featuring songs that were once banned as well as the tribute planned for the late John Seigenthaler, the former editor of The Tennessean and founder of the First Amendment Center.

  • 00:30

    SPJ Your SPJ Membership

    in Podcasting

    Join guest host and national membership committee chair Holly Edgell who will be talking with SPJ President John Ensslin about the possibility of reviving the Society's institutional membership for news organizations. AND, David Sheets, president of the St. Louis Pro Chapter and Freelance Committee member, will also be on the show.

  • 00:30

    Studio SPJ with Mark Segal

    in Podcasting

    Join us on Wednesday, Sept. 18 when our guest on Studio SPJ will be Mark Segal, founder and publisher of the Philadelphia Gay News.   Segal is one of the founders and former president of the National Gay Press Association and the National Gay Newspaper Guild.   He founded PGN in 1975, making it one of the oldest gay newspapers in the United States.   He also has covered gay life from place like Lebanon, Cuba and East Berlin during the time when the Berlin Wall was torn down.   He represented the gay press and lectured in Moscow and St. Petersburg at Russia's first openly gay conference.   Recently he was inducted into the GLBT Journalist Hall of Fame by the National Gay and Lesbian Journalists Association.      

  • 00:30

    Studio SPJ with Michael Sprengelmeyer

    in Podcasting

    Join us on Saturday Aug. 10 at 2 p.m. Eastern noon / Mountain time when our guest on Studio SPJ will be M. E. Sprengelmeyer, reporter and publisher of the Guadalupe County Communicator.
    Before purchasing the weekly paper in New Mexico in 2009, Sprengelmeyer worked at the Rocky Mountain News, where he served in the paper's Washington bureau.
    He had covered the Iraq War and the 2008 Presidential campaign for the Rocky. But when the paper folded in February 2009, Sprengelmeyer decided to take a new direction as the owner of a small community paper with a circulation of about 2,000.
    Earlier this year, he served as a speaker at SPJ's Region 9 Conference in Santa Fe. 
    In this half-hour program, he will talk with Rio Grande SPJ chapter member Laura Paskus about his experience and his belief that "the future of print is print."
    This program is co-sponsored by SPJ's Rio Grande chapter.

  • 01:43

    "MIKE ON THE MIC" w/Host MIKE ALLBRIGHT w/Members of Charities DWSC & GKTW!!

    in Television

    THURSDAY 02/04/16 at 7pm ET/ 6pm CT/ 4pm PT Join us for "MIKE ON THE MIC" w/Host MIKE ALLBRIGHT and Special Guests: BOB CROWLEY, SURVIVOR GABON WINNER and Owner of MAINE FOREST YURTS, along with JOHN VATAHA, DURHAM WARRIORS SURVIVAL CHALLENGE Creator and Host will join MIKE ALLBRIGHT in our 1st segment to discuss the DURHAM WARRIORS SURVIVAL CHALLENGE! They'll discuss how "Survivor Like" the challenge is, who participates and how you can attend, and how it helps support our Veterans! Then, KELLY SHINN (aka Purple Kelly) from SURVIVOR NICARAQUA, along with LEAH BUNDY,  Sr. Manager, Corporate Development of GIVE KIDS THE WORLD will join MIKE to discuss GIVE KIDS THE WORLD! They explain how to attend, why this charity is so important to kids with critical illnesses, how many #RealityStars are involved each year and more! Don't miss this incredible show! There will be some wonderful stories told and a lot to learn about the Reality Stars who give back! As always, if you'd like to participate in the conversation with Mike and any of our guests there are 2 ways to join us: Call in to chat with us on air at 1-347-237-5506 and/or click our link, then scroll down till you see our Live Chat Room, where you can also chat with us during the show! Cherry Garcia will be there as Co-Host.
    ***WE CONNECT YOU TO THE REALITY STARS YOU LOVE!!!*** 

  • 01:04

    Banggai Cardinalfish -Ret Talbot- Nature News

    in Environment

    Banggai Cardinalfish will be the topic of discussion on Natures Talk Show with spevial guest Ret Talbot. Ret Talbot is an award-winning freelance writer and photographer who covers fisheries at the intersection of science and sustainability. His work has appeared in publications such as Discover Magazine, Mongabay, TheFishSite, CORAL Magazine, Ocean Geographic and others. He lives on the coast of Maine with his wife, Karen Talbot, who is a scientific illustrator best known for her work with fishes. The Banggai Cardinalfish will be listed under the Endangered Species Act. 


    On Saturday February 6th at 8pm est,7pm cst and 5pm pst. We look forward to you joining us. If you would like to join the conversation visit our chat room on our web page or call in to our studio number 1 -949-534-0637.


    Thank You,
    http://www.naturestalkshow.com/

  • 01:01

    Let’s Talk College Football – Recruiting, Academics, Performance & Going Pro

    in Nutrition

    Matt King is currently the Director of Speed and Athletic Performance at Columbia University. Matt is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the National Strength and Conditioning Association, a certified USA Weightlifting Sports Performance Coach, and a certified USA Track and Field Coach.  He was a consensus All-American football player as a senior at Maine in 2006, and also spent time playing with teams in the NFL, CFL, and AFL prior to starting his coaching career.


    Born and raised in Buffalo,NY Jeremy was a late bloomer athletically, who eventually worked his to earning a Division I scholarship to the University of Maine to play football. Closing in on his 5th year as a pro, he has been a member of the prestigious fraternity known as the National Football League, playing for the Chicago Bears, Denver Broncos, and the Indianapolis Colts. Jeremy has also spent time in the Canadian Football League and the Arena Football League. 


    Ron Whitcomb has been with the Old Dominion football program since the beginning and worked his ninth season with the Monarchs in 2015.Whitcomb, departed as the Black Bears' all-time leader in completions (755), total offense (8,801) and touchdown passes (68). His 8,183 passing yards ranked second, as did his .592 completion percentage. One of three senior captains at Maine in 2006, Whitcomb was named the Atlantic-10 and Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Rookie of the Year as a redshirt freshman after passing for 2,428 yards and 21 touchdowns. The passing yardage was the most by a freshman in Atlantic-10 history and he also established a new school record with touchdown passes in 11 straight games. 

  • 01:31

    Stop Child Abuse Now (SCAN) - 1281

    in Self Help

    Tonight's special guest is Donna Farris from Old Town, Maine, a new NAASCA family member and children's rights advocate. "I haven't had an easy life by any means," she says, "but I look at it this way. I have nothing to fear in whatever life will continue to throw at me .. because I have God on my side." She adds, "I am excited to learn more about NAASCA and become more involved!!" Donna holds a Masters Degree in Clinical Social Work. She is a former State of Maine Guardian ad Litem for almost 9 years in 4 different Counties. She has been a life-long child advocate and activist for children's rights. She fights to end child abuse in every form. She will never stop. Her own children were kidnapped through the Family Courts by their father after their father almost killed their oldest son in front of their youngest son. Their father was forced to buy their lives in our Family Court to save himself from a criminal investigation of attempted murder on a child, and life in prison. After having had her own children kidnapped in these same Courts that she used to work in, she started her business, “Hands On Parenting” to fight this corruption and re-unite children with their loving parents. Donna offered parenting education, parent-child reunification, and support to parents across Maine, including professional supervised visitation when needed. Donna will never stop in her efforts to end child abuse and corruption by government officials, fighting for ALL children caught up in corruption, Domestic Violence and child abuse.

  • 02:01

    The Maya Akai Show UNPLUGGED Featuring Comedian Nikki Brayden ( Jan 27th)

    in Radio

    Some of the TALK on Tap...


    WHAT'S TRENDING:  Joseph Fiennes to play Michael Jackson in 9/11 road-trip drama


    THE MASHUP: FBI: Man plotted machine gun attack on Masonic temple


    Food FOR THOUGHT: Sundance Report: Declaring Slave Rebellion Drama 'The Birth of a Nation' 2017's First Oscar Contender


    FYI:  Maine Gov. Paul LePage: Bring back the guillotine for drug traffickers


    WHat Would Nikki Say??: Nikki goes toe to toe with Dear Abby…trying to help wayward souls seeking Real Honest Advice...


    The Wind Down : Jaden Response To Louis Vuitton Backlash: For $10 Million Dollars, You Would Be Gay Too


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