MediaU Workshops

Join us to learn basic media skills to share your story. Learn how to capture and edit your story, create a studio-talk show, or start a podcast.


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    Media Shift : A Narrative Storytelling Project

    September 10 - December 17, 2022
    Saturdays, 1-5 pm

    Application period for Fall 2022 closed August 31

    Stay tuned for Media Shift Spring 2022 opening in January

    Media Shift is an 14 week intensive training and production program. Members create a short documentary-style video exploring a topic of community interest that matters to them.

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    2x per month

    Want to know more about Public Media Network?

    Learn about how you can get involved in your local community media center.

    Discover the resources available to help you tell your story.

    Find out why you should volunteer or become a Public Media Network producer!

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    Neighborhood Voices Network

    Next training in Fall/Winter 2022 with an all new curriculum.
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    Are you tired of the type of news stories you see about your community? Do you feel that important stories and voices are left out of mainstream media? Then take control of the narrative, and become a neighborhood reporter. Sign up for our emails to stay updated.


  • Civic Reporter Network

    Civic Reporter's Network

    Next training in Fall/Winter 2022
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    Be a part of increasing government accessibility by joining our program to cover government meetings. Participants will have the opportunity to gain experience with event coverage, script writing, anchoring the news, and video editing. Participants will recieve a stipend for each meeting they cover; training is included.

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    Media Project Incubator

    Thursday evenings
    6:00 - 7:30 pm

    Do you have a great idea for a media project to air on Public Media Network, but are not sure how to make it happen? Join the Media Project Incubator to received support and access to equipment to make your idea happen.

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    Black Lens Filmmaker Fellowship

    Opportunity for emerging and professional Black Creatives seeking to develop and further their capacity as filmmakers, media artists, and media changers.

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    Media Mentor Workshop Series

    Sharpen your skills with Public Media Network's latest workshop series: Media Mentor!

Gain skills in media production. Join our volunteer media corps and learn how to create studio productions, remote productions, and use a variety of technology from mobile kits to advanced gear. We also offer special workshops on a variety of topics.

Workshops are for people of all skill levels.

Contact us at 269-343-2211 to learn more or schedule 1 on 1 training.

To see a listing of all Workshop Events, click here.