Promoting Civic Engagement Through Community Media
Weekly News from the President: Celebrating the Legacy of Charles Benton
A friend to the community media field and a champion of public interest communications passed away this past week. Many members of ACM are saddened to have heard the news of Charles Benton’s death this past week. He was a distinctive, generous and passionate advocate for our field and for numerous causes that benefited the public interest in telecommunications in the past forty years. His legacy lives with us all, and should be remembered and championed in years to come.
POSITION AVAILABLE: Video Camp Counselor
Arlington Independent Media is seeking a Camp Counselor for one two-week video camp for children ages 9-13.
ACM Mentor Network has Launched!
By strengthening and deepening the human connections in our industry, we will grow and sustain new talent in community media and give people a chance to give back to others. ACM Members who apply to the Mentor Network will be matched with professionals around the country to share expertise and get advice in a confidential setting.
Weekly News from the President- A Victory, But What Kind?
The Comcast Time Warner transactions falling apart this past week IS a big public interest victory. But whether it’s a short-term or long-term win is open to debate…and what it means for community media is far from certain.