Tag: Issue 2

Jim Mathis

Reinventing Your Problem

Reinventing Your Problem: Change Your Attitude, Change Your Results By: Jim Mathis, Reinvention Nation™ “Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.” – Charles R. Swindoll As a new year begins, we often reflect on the choices we’ve made and vow not to repeat the bad ones. We spend… read more

Berkowitz

Back to Basics

Back to Basics: Start the New Year off with a review of your most important elements – the basics. By: Gary Berkowitz, Berkowitz Broadcast Consulting, Inc. First and foremost, air check your jocks. PD’s are busier and multi-tasking more than ever, and this art seems to be falling in-between the cracks. There is no better… read more

MI College Goal Sunday

Michigan College Goal

According to a press release by the Michigan Department of Treasury, MI College Goal is a team effort of the Michigan Department of Treasury’s MI Student Aid unit, Michigan Student Financial Aid Association, Michigan Department of Education, and EduGuide. “Students and families often experience difficulties and frustration when filling out the FAFSA,” State Treasurer Nick… read more

Ralph Hauenstein

Ralph Hauenstein Passes Away

WGVU Public Media joins the community in mourning the death of Ralph W. Hauenstein. After a career in newspapers in Grand Rapids, Hauenstein served in intelligence during WWII under General Eisenhower. After a distinguished military career, he became a business leader in the import-export business. Hauenstein went on to become a leading philanthropist in the… read more

MAB Members at SOTS 2016

MAB Brings 2016 SOS in HD to Members

The State of the State was carried live on air and on the websites of member television and radio stations in every market. Recently, you received an email asking for your web views during SOS and your viewership on air during SOS. We need to take every opportunity to show the superiority of broadcast media…. read more

NEW! Student Memberships!

Are you a high school or college student interested in the broadcasting and media industry? Now you can join the Michigan Association of Broadcasters for only $15! Student membership entitles you to all the benefits of associate membership, including newsletters, contact lists, discounts at events, and more! PLUS membership looks great on a resume! Click… read more

Zorn Moves to Repeal Local ‘Gag Order’ From Law

State Senator Dale Zorn (R-17) submitted legislation to repeal a recently enacted prohibition on schools and local governments from providing factual information on ballot questions during the 60 days prior to the vote. Dubbed “a gag order” by schools, local governments, and media groups who lobbied Governor Snyder to veto a bill primarily dealing with… read more

Jennifer White

Jennifer White Leaving Michigan Radio for WBEZ

All Things Considered host Jennifer White has left Michigan Radio for Chicago, where she has accepted a position as on-air anchor and host at Chicago Public Radio, WBEZ. Jennifer had been the local host of Michigan Radio’s All Things Considered since September 2010, and had led many community-focused projects, local discussions, and political forums. Her… read more