Welcome! It’s January Training.

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Want to make great radio? Even if you’ve been a longtime volunteer, consider coming out to one of this month’s workshops.


You’ll get a refresher on recording technique, story structure, or interviewing tips. And sign up for News Training if you want to try our new audio editing program: Hindenburg!

Volunteer Orientation
When: Saturday, January 7 (12-1 PM)
Where: Room 0-55, Students Union Building, University of Alberta
Who: Brand new & prospective volunteers who want to learn what CJSR is all about.

Not a CJSR volunteer but want to be? CJSR Program Director Chad Brunet will guide you through the steps of volunteering at CJSR. Bring your questions!

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Ethics and Regulations Training
When: Thursday, January 12 (1-2 PM)
Where: CJSR World Domination Headquarters, Students Union Building, University of Alberta
Who: New volunteers and especially existing volunteers with questions

Program Director Chad Brunet and News Coordinator Chris Chang-Yen Phillips will give you the low-down on copyright law, conflicts of interest, and other common ethics and regulations questions.

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News Training
When: Saturday, January 14 (1-4 PM) AND Sunday, January 22 (1-4 PM)
Where: CJSR World Domination Headquarters, Students Union Building, University of Alberta
Who: New volunteers and existing volunteers looking for a brush-up

Join News Coordinator Chris Chang-Yen Phillips to learn:

  • Basics of Interviewing
  • Basics of Editing in Hindenburg
  • Recording in Studio B
  • Post-production
  • Writing for radio

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Production Training
When: Wednesday, January 18 (6:30 PM – 9:30 PM)
Where: CJSR World Domination Headquarters, Students Union Building, University of Alberta
Who: New volunteers and existing volunteers looking for a brush-up

Join Production Coordinator Joe Hartfeil to learn the basics of recording, producing and writing for radio.

Email production@cjsr.com to RSVP.