Next Generation Radio
Don't Be Shy. Get In Touch.NPR’s Next Gen Radio program is a series of week-long student training projects, designed to give students who are interested in radio and journalism the skills and opportunity to report and produce their own radio story. If you are interested in working with the program, inquire through @NextGenRadio.
MentorshipNext Generation Radio is a series of one-week student radio training projects co-sponsored by NPR member stations and several journalism and media organizations.
Building BridgesThe projects are designed to give students who are interested in radio and journalism an opportunity to report and produce their own radio and multimedia stories.
TrainingTeaching sessions touch on several areas: recording techniques, writing, voice and on-air presentation, social media reporting and audio production.
OpportunitiesWe’ll be in several locations throughout 2016. We’re scheduled to be in Atlanta, Ga., Reno, Nev., Austin, Texas, St. Paul, Minn. and Sacramento, Calif. Follow @nextgenradio for updates and information.
Our Phoenix Project Team
Managing Editor, Next Gen Radio
Producer at “The World” – BBC World Service, PRI, WGBH
Project MentorWriter, reporter, rabble-rouser, Tristan has reported for The Newshour with Jim Lehrer, National Native News, Frontline, Wyoming Public Radio, Vice, the Fronteras Desk, NPR, and Al Jazeera America.
Technical AdviserAssociate Professor of Music, University of Colorado-Denver
Project MentorEditor/Reporter, NPR & The Daily World, Los Angeles CA
Project Web DeveloperSenior Web Developer, KJZZ
Technical AdviserGraduate student, Recording Arts Department, University of Colorado-Denver
Project MentorReporter KJZZ Phoenix AZ
Project MentorEducation Reporter, WUNC, Chapel Hill NC
Monica Ortiz Uribe
Project MentorSenior Field Correspondent, Fronteras Desk, El Paso TX
AGM News and Editorial Content, KJZZ