AFTRS | radioinfo

AFTRS

AFTRS & RCS breakthrough for studio accessibility

Tuesday 01 October, 2019

AFTRS and RCS have been working together for the past two years, on improving accessibility in radio studios, the most recent break through was creating voice annotations in Zetta.
 
This can assist vision impaired people to identify when the song playing, is 10 or 5 seconds away from the end marker and the annotations play through the studio’s preview channel.
 

AFTRS and SCA launch a new internship

Tuesday 17 September, 2019

In a major opportunity for an emerging broadcast professional, AFTRS, the national screen and broadcast school, and Southern Cross Austereo have announced ‘The Hubble Talent Academy’ Graduation Internship Award.
 
Confirmed for an initial three years, the award will support one talented graduate of the AFTRS’ Graduate Diploma in Radio course, who will be given six weeks, full time, paid employment at a regional radio station.
 

AFTRS and The Studio announce Graduate Incubator program winners

Thursday 05 September, 2019

AFTRS and The Studio have announced the winners of the inaugural AFTRS Graduate Incubator Program.
 
The idea behind the program is to hothouse innovative screen and broadcast ideas from recent AFTRS graduates who were invited to apply for one of two three-month Incubator Labs that will support the development of a screen and broadcast idea or creative project.

AFTRS FM pops up on iHeartRadio

Thursday 29 August, 2019

AFTRS FM, the third pop-up radio station for 2019 Graduate Diploma of Radio students at the Australian Film Television and Radio School is live on iHeartRadio.

AFTRS postgraduate night is next Wednesday

Tuesday 20 August, 2019

AFTRS Postgraduate Information Evening is a chance to discover how AFTRS Graduate Diploma in Radio, Master of Arts Screen and Master of Arts Screen: Business Leadership are designed to nurture the next generation of visionary screen and broadcast storytellers who can work at the highest level of the screen and radio industries.
 
It's a chance to experience AFTRS uniquely forward-looking approach to practice-based learning and hear about the courses from the Heads of Department who teach them and alumni who have used them to launch their careers.

Hobart’s Hit100.9 welcomes Grace Garde to workday

Friday 14 June, 2019

Grace Garde will join Hobart’s Hit100.9 to host workdays from 1pm-3pm from Monday  June 17.
 
Grace began her radio career at Southern Cross Austereo Gosford in promotions before moving to her most recent gig on Power FM in Nowra after graduating from AFTRS in 2017.
 

AFTRS & iHeart Radio launch 2RS

Tuesday 04 June, 2019

AFTRS Graduate Diploma of Radio students have launched their second pop-up station of the year, 2RS, The Ultimate 80s to Now station streaming online and on iHeartRadio nationally.
 
2RS stands for Regional Simulation and the station, that is live for two weeks, mirrors successful regional formats, and is focused on three regions Wollongong, Muswellbrook and Nowra.

ABC and AFTRS 2019 Selwyn Speight Scholarship winner

Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Sudanese refugee Natal Jimma has been announced as this year’s recipient of the AFTRS/ABC Selwyn Speight Diversity Scholarship.
 
The scholarship is made available through a $20,000 bequest from the late, distinguished ABC journalist Selwyn Speight.
 
Currently completing AFTRS 2019 Graduate Diploma in Radio, Natal’s interest in radio began in Sudan and includes over five years’ experience at university and community radio stations in Australia.
 

Escape from Iran

Monday 27 May, 2019

2018 recipient of the AFTRS/ABC Selwyn Speight scholarship, Pariya Taherzadeh, has produced a feature for the ABC’s History Listen called Escape from Iran.
 
She was awarded the scholarship which is made available through a bequest from the late, distinguished ABC journalist Selwyn Speight.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - AFTRS
radioinfo ABN: 87 004 005 109  P O Box 6430 North Ryde NSW 2113 Australia.  |  All content © 2012. All Rights Reserved.