Poynter Institute Webinar on Covering Gun Laws Archived

Hundreds of broadcast journalists across the country joined a livestream seminar and presentation by Al Tompkins from the Poynter Institute. The seminar was hosted by the Indiana Broadcasters Association and covered strategies and information to help empower newsrooms in covering the conversation over gun laws. Click the video link below to watch the livestream where Tompkins discusses topics including: Increasing your …

Carolyn Nash Promoted to NYSBA’s V.P. of Operations

It is our pleasure to announce that Carolyn (Jung) Nash has been promoted to the New York State Broadcasters Association’s Vice President of Operations. Carolyn has been with NYSBA for the last 12 years. In her previous role, she oversaw our website, the production of our newsletter, member services, accounts receivable, NY State JCOPE (lobbying) compliance, and many other areas. …

Nora Kipp Joins NYSBA Team!

Nora Kipp of Hoosick Falls, NY recently began her role as NYSBA’s new Director of Communications. In this position, she will oversee the weekly publication of New York NewStream, coordinate outreach to members on social media platforms, and perform upgrades to the association’s website and digital systems. In May, Nora graduated Summa Cum Laude from Siena College with a Bachelor …

NYSBA Internship Program Expanded

The NYSBA Board has voted to expand the internship program. Under the new policy, a station or station cluster in a market may apply for up to 4 interns per year. This is a dramatic expansion of this highly successful program. Under the internship program, stations select their own interns and pay them at the minimum wage rate during the …