BEA Cancels April 18-21 Las Vegas Convention

The group said: “We are shifting all of our energy and resources to continuing to develop backup programming options that will likely feature some combination of virtual and/or physical events or meetings. We’re also working on FAQs that should address concerns and questions you have.”

Students Challenged To ‘Disrupt the News’

TVNewsCheck and the Broadcast Education Association are looking for student journalists who can create the best new approaches or formats for local TV news. The winners will receive monetary prizes to be presented during BEA’s 2019 annual convention in Las Vegas.

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WTVI Clicks Into Role As Lab For Students

WTVI Charlotte, N.C., was launched as an “educational” station 50 years ago this summer, and educational it is becoming again. The PBS affiliate, now run by Central Piedmont Community College, will become a laboratory for the college’s new associate degree program in broadcasting and production technology launching in August.

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