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Lake Land College in Mattoon will be hosting a Broadcasting Communication Open House at the College Radio Station Studios in March.  There will be free food and hands-on fun. You can broadcast will be live on WLKL 89.9 The Max Alternative. You will also get the chance to anchor a newscast or use equipment in the TV production control room and studio, you can record and listen to your own audio spots, and you can operate state of the art cameras and video equipment along with digital editing software. Greg Powers, who is the Broadcasting Communication Studies Instructor, says that this is a chance for people to see what all of the excitement in broadcasting is.



Powers says that broadcasting programs stay on the cutting edge of technology and social media which is so important in today’s radio industries.



Prospective Radio Broadcasting majors are being invited to the event, but everyone is also invited as well.



The event will take place on March 27th from Noon until 2 PM. For more information on the open house, contact Greg Powers at gpowers@Lakelandcollege.edu or call him at 234-5335.

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