Tag Archives: MTSU Center for Innovation in Media

WMOT-FM broadcasts Gatlinburg fire-relief concert

The College of Media and Entertainment’s WMOT-FM/Roots Radio and Center for Popular Music Director Greg Reish participated last month in a concert to help Gatlinburg, Tennessee, recover from November’s devastating wildfires.

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Americana artists welcome the transition of WMOT-FM to an Americana format by performing “Sittin’ On Top of the World." The vocalists are, from left to right, Will Hoge, Jim Lauderdale, Suzy Bogguss and Mike Farris. (MTSU photo by J. Intintoli)

WMOT-FM embraces new Americana music format

WMOT-FM, Middle Tennessee State University’s public radio station, is dramatically expanding its reach and range of music to launch a new format dedicated to Americana music and a new home on the dial for its current jazz format.

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Central Magnet student Rebecca King focuses her camera as CMS freshman Ross Eady looks on as they cover the Stamps-Baxter Music Camp at MTSU for a video story. The budding journalists attended MTSU’s Innovation J-Camp July 11-15.

Innovation J-Camp offers multimedia experiences

Fourteen youngsters this summer delved into the world of professional journalism in a supportive, fun-filled multimedia environment.

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Studio M prepares students for millennial journalism

To prepare its students for successful careers in an ever-changing media landscape, the College of Media and Entertainment has launched a “teaching hospital” approach to journalism that focuses on mobile storytelling about issues facing millennials.

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CIM to sponsor high school J-Camp this summer

High school students interested in a journalism career are in luck, thanks to an opportunity provided by the Center for Innovation in Media.

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The Justin Reed Show nabs another radio award

Justin Reed, host of WMTS-FM’s The Justin Reed Show was recently recognized as Radio Personality of the Year for 2015 by the Nashville Universe Organization. 

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New student-designed app available for download

Six diverse students in the School of Journalism’s 4800 News App Design & Content class recently completed a unique app for the iPad.

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Justin Reed broadcasting his WMTS radio show.

Reed’s WMTS show among top in the nation

WMTS’s The Justin Reed Show is one of the nation’s top five live-music collegiate radio shows.

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Justin Reed broadcasting his WMTS radio show.

Justin Reed turns college radio up a notch

Not a sound can be heard except the pops of gravel beneath the tires of a 2003 Honda Civic LX. The car radio is off – music alive only in the driver’s mind.

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