January Volunteer Training is Out in the Field

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Learn all about field recording with CBC’s Kate Adach! Or come to one of our basic training sessions and join the team.

If you’ve been a longtime volunteer, consider dropping in if you want a refresher on recording technique, Logic Pro, story structure, or interviewing tips.

Field Recording

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Get real experience with field recording at this free workshop with Kate Adach, TV news reporter for CBC Calgary. All CJSR volunteers are invited to attend this free workshop to learn about finding an interviewee in the field, setting up your equipment, and getting amazing tape. 

Kate Adach is a CBC News reporter, video journalist and anchor, based in Calgary. Prior to that, she spent more than 10 years recording interviews as a videographer in Toronto. 

When: January 25 evening (TBA)
Where: TBA
Free hot chocolate provided!

Limited space available. Email news@cjsr.com to RSVP.

News Training
When: Saturday, January 9 (12-3 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 Logic Pro
  • Recording in Studio B
  • Post-production
  • Writing for radio

Email news@cjsr.com to RSVP.

Volunteer Orientation
When: Saturday, January 9 (12-1pm)
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!

Email volunteer@cjsr.com to RSVP.

Production Training
When: Wednesday, January 20 (6:30 PM – 9:30 PM)
Where: CJSR World Domination Headquarters
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.



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