Date(s) - 10/11/18
11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Chicago Community Trust
Digital Nonprofit Chicago Club
Thu, October 11, 2018 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM
Podcasts are exploding in popularity and their low barrier to entry provides unique opportunities for getting your message out. Radio and podcast veterans will break down the latest trends in the industry. They will also answer your questions about setting up one yourself.
Bring your questions and ideas, and get ready to walk away with concrete steps for starting a mission-focused podcast.
A light lunch will be served. More speakers announced soon!
Matt Cunningham is an Associate Professor of Instruction in the Communication Department of Columbia College Chicago and faculty advisor for the student run radio station WCRX. He has over 20 years experience as a multimedia producer and educator in the Chicago market. His awards include 2 Lisagor Awards, a GLAAD Award, an Associated Press Award and a James Beard Award for Best Podcast. Besides his work at Columbia, he is the editor of podcasts, Not Suitable for Work and The Feed Podcast and edits the monthly lecture series at the Oriental Institute at the University of Chicago.