Posts Tagged: MPR

Intern Highlight: Ellen Bartyzal

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submitted by Sarah Eldred Meet Ellen Bartyzal, a senior at the College of Saint Benedict in St. Joseph, Minnesota. Ellen was one of the two Eichten News Fellows this summer at Minnesota Public Radio. She applied for the program because she knew former Eichten Fellow, and they had “nothing but good things to say about their… Read more »

Fellowship Highlight: Lila Cherneff

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submitted by Sarah Eldred With the release of the first few episodes of the podcast In The Dark last week, we want to be sure you meet the interns and fellows behind the scenes at APM Reports. Lila Cherneff is an APM Reports fellow. She joined APMG as a tape logger for American RadioWorks, which… Read more »

Intern Highlight: Will Craft

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submitted by Sarah Eldred What’s it like to have worked on In The Dark, APM Reports’ new podcast that hit the #1 spot on iTunes before the first full episode was even launched? Will Craft knows. As a data reporting intern, Will is on his second internship with APMG. He was working in California at KPCC… Read more »

Community Voices: St. Paul’s Rondo Neighborhood, Moving Forward

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“It’s a powerful experience to give voice to people who aren’t heard on their terms, sitting in their neighborhood and from their point of view on ways they are moving forward following this story.” – Kate Moos, Director, News Content Development Philando Castile, a 32-year-old black man, was killed during a traffic stop in Falcon Heights,… Read more »

Intern Highlight Two-For-One: Jackie Lawyer and Afua Paintsil

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submitted by Sarah Eldred Minnesota Public Radio’s 50th anniversary is right around the corner. Just a few months ago, Ali Lozoff was chosen to organize this benchmark year with celebrations, events and programs. Interns Jackie Lawyer and Afua Paintsil were hired to jump-start this enormous project. Jackie Lawyer is beginning her sophomore year at the… Read more »

Intern Highlight: Emily Haavik

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Intern Highlights are (you guessed it!) a series of posts about the experiences of APMG’s interns. submitted by Sarah Eldred (Summer 2016) Emily Haavik graduated from the University of Minnesota Duluth in 2012 with a degree in journalism. And like so many of us decided to check out a completely different field, advertising. After that flirtation… Read more »

MPR is my friend…

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There’s something special about working for an organization that inspires this…

Public Radio Inclusion: First, We Must “Do The Numbers”

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Submitted by Linda Miller Director, Network Journalism and Inclusion At American Public Media, we understand our viability depends on our ability to rapidly expand efforts to become as relevant to emerging audiences as we are to our loyal listeners and members today, and to ensure that the faces, voices and programming of Minnesota Public Radio… Read more »