Are you a news junkie with a passion for local politics and public affairs? Then join us for an online training workshop from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays from Jan. 14 through Jan. 28 to become of the WMNF newsroom and share your voice, video and photographs on the radio or online.
The program is free, but registration is limited. Only participants who complete all three sessions may contribute to WMNF news platforms. In-studio training on WMNF equipment will be scheduled for individuals who complete the three-week Zoom program.
Jan. 14 at 6 p.m.
The State of Local News
Eric Deggans, TV Critic, NPR
Reporting Basics: Finding Stories and Making Them Great
Anita Kumar, White House correspondent and associate editor, Politico
Jan. 21 at 6 p.m.
Florida’s Sunshine Laws: Public Records and Public Meetings
Pam Marsh, President, First Amendment Foundation
Story Goldmines: Making the most of Public Records and Meetings
Steve Bousquet, columnist, South Florida Sun Sentinel
Jan. 28 at 6 p.m.
Writing for Radio
Rob Lorei, Director of News and Public Affairs, WMNF
The Secret of Sound
Daniel Figueroa, reporter, WMNF
Sean Kinane, Assistant Director of New and Public Affairs, WMNF