Post Tagged with: "community media"

The workshops will be held at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, located at 219 West 40th Street. (Voices photo)

CCEM Workshops: Covering NYC on Dec. 5

Education, Manhattan, Media November 27, 2013 at 3:45 pm

The last of the Center for Community and Ethnic Media’s fall trainings, about covering NYC, will be held on Thursday, December 5 at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Baruch Herzfeld, founder of Zeno Radio, which allows immigrants to connect to radio stations from their home countries. (Photo by Rachel Bryson-Brockmann/Voices of NY)

‘Entrepreneur’ Links Immigrants to Radio Stations Back Home

Baruch Herzfeld founded ZenoRadio, which allows homesick immigrants to hear news and music from back home.

Bill Thompson: New Yorkers Ignored for 20 Years

Bill Thompson: New Yorkers Ignored for 20 Years

Speaking at the first in a series of Q&As with mayoral candidates at CUNY, Bill Thompson promised that if elected mayor, he will build a diverse administration and nearly triple the money the city spends in ads in community and ethnic publications.

Former New York City comptroller Bill Thompson writes that the city is "ignoring" the community and ethnic media. (Photo by Brock Stoneham/Voices of NY)

Mayoral Candidates: City Overlooks Local Press

Communities, Demographics, In the News, Media, Voices' Picks March 7, 2013 at 3:52 pm

Bill Thompson and John Liu condemned the city for leaving out the community and ethnic press when it comes to ad distribution, in response to a report released by the Center for Community and Ethnic Media on how the city spends its media advertising dollars.

City Shortchanges Community & Ethnic Press in Ad $

City Shortchanges Community & Ethnic Press in Ad $

The combined circulation of community and ethnic publications in the city is about 4.5 million, equal to 55% of the population, but they receive only about 18% of the roughly $18 million the city spends in ads a year, a new report finds.

Omar Ángel Pérez (via La Tribuna Hispana)

Voices in Focus: After Orthodox Gathering, Skeptics Question Jewish Unity

Labor, Religion August 6, 2012 at 3:47 pm

Our news today focuses on a gathering of 90,000 Jews at New Jersey’s MetLife Stadium, the resignation of Workplace Project’s executive director, the sale of the parent company of The Villager and Downtown Express, a new play about fleeing North Korea and the return of SalsaFest to the Bronx.

On This Week’s Feet in 2 Worlds Podcast: Us!

On This Week’s Feet in 2 Worlds Podcast: Us!

Media May 15, 2012 at 4:01 pm

Our friends at Feet in 2 Worlds were kind enough to invite our editor, Indrani Sen, onto their podcast to explain our mission here at Voices of NY, and the site’s evolution in the time that it has lived at the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism.