Next Meeting: February 12th
Topic: Behind the Scenes at KUT with Host Jennifer Stayton
Join Freelance Austin for our next meeting on Wednesday, February 12, as we take a behind-the-scenes look at KUT. From the newsroom to recording studio, host Jennifer Stayton will lead us on a tour, concluding with a discussion on how to pitch stories to the media and increase your chances of getting coverage.
Jennifer is a native Austinite and has been the anchor and host of “Morning Edition” on KUT since May 2004. With more than 20 years of experience as a radio broadcaster, Jennifer has worked in both public and commercial radio as a host, newscast anchor, interviewer, news reporter, DJ, producer, writer, editor, news assignment coordinator, delivery and speech coach, intern supervisor, and (briefly) salesperson. Jennifer is a member of Women Communicators of Austin and serves as a WCA Mentor.
Registration for this event will be capped at 15 people. KUT is located on the University of Texas campus at 300 W. Dean Keeton (in the Belo Center for New Media). Parking is limited so please consider carpooling. There are meters and two pay parking garages nearby at 2420 San Antonio St. and 109 W. 27th St.
We will meet in the KUT lobby at 11:45 a.m. with the tour beginning promptly at noon and concluding at 1 p.m.
Photo credit: Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon
When: Wed January 8, 2020, 11:45a, – 1:00pm CDT
Location: 300 W. Dean Keeton (in the Belo Center for New Media)
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