The Kansas Association of Broadcasters Annual Student Seminar will take place virtually April 8! We hope you will join us for special sessions from industry leaders, a panel Q&A with some of Kansas’ top broadcasters, roundtable conversations and career fair. Check out the agenda below and be sure to join us!

9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Top 10 Things to Know Before Transitioning to College with the Student Success team at Pratt Community College

9:45 a.m. – 10 a.m. Break

10:00  a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Keynote with Al Tompkins of the Poynter Institute: Five Things to Power Up Your Writing In 30 Minutes

10:30 a.m. -11:00 a.m. Live Video Stream of Student Broadcast Award Winners

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Break

12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Perfect Your Resume and Tips for a Killer Interview with Laurie Kahn, Founder of Media Staffing Network

12:30 p.m. – 1:00: p.m. Break

1:00 p.m.  – 2:00 p.m.  Feature Panel with Kansas’ Top Broadcasters, Including Live Q&A

  • Bob Fescoe – On-Air Talent (610 Sports Radio, Kansas City)
  • Scott Flannigan – News Director (KCTV5, Kansas City)
  • Deb Farris – Anchor (KAKE TV, Wichita)
  • Corey Reeves – Radio General Manager (Manhattan Broadcasting Company)

2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Break

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Roundtables (table hop to talk with broadcasters about your area of interest)

3:30 p.m. -4:00 p.m. Break

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Career Fair (College Only)