Tag: Issue 119

WOOD-TV, WDIV-TV Will Host Gubernatorial Debates Announced for October 12 and 24

Candidates in Michigan’s November Gubernatorial election will appear in two debates in October.  Democrat Gretchen Whitmer and Republican Bill Schuette will appear in debates hosted by WOOD-TV (Grand Rapids) on October 12 and WDIV-TV (Detroit) on October 24. In Grand Rapids, Rick Albin, host of WOOD-TV’s political show “To the Point,” will moderate then first… read more

WDET-FM, Feet in 2 Worlds Offers Food Journalism Fellowships

WDET-FM (Detroit) and Feet in 2 Worlds, an award-winning website and journalism training project, have teamed up to offer food journalism fellowships to four immigrant journalists and journalists of color in Metro Detroit. The fellowship reflects a shared commitment by the two organizations to bring greater diversity to WDET’s newsroom and to support the voices… read more

Environmental Journalists to Gather in Flint, October 3-7

The Society of Environmental Journalists has announced their 28th Annual Conference, October 3 through 7.  Hosted by the University of Michigan-Flint, the Society expects over 400 journalists, students, educators and others to attend. Nine reporting tours will visit the lush forests of Northern Michigan, study Great Lakes research and Canada’s Chemical Valley, take a schooner… read more

The Fall Book Is On. Now What?

Editor’s Note: The views and opinions of this article do not necessarily reflect those of the MAB. Contact the MAB for information on the MAB’s official editorial policy. By: Gary Berkowitz Berkowitz Broadcast Consulting The fall book is on and before we get too deep into it, here are a few basic and easy to implement… read more