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    The Ad Council is a private, non-profit organization that marshals volunteer talent from the advertising and communications industries, the facilities of the media, and the resources of the business and non-profit communities to deliver critical messages to the American public. The Ad Council produces, distributes and promotes public service campaigns on behalf of non-profit organizations and government agencies in issue areas such as improving the quality of life for children, preventive health, education, community well being and strengthening families.
     
    All Access offers the latest radio industry news and music news, music promotions for record companies, new music, radio station song charts and employment opportunities.
     
    BROADCAST EDUCATION ASSOCIATION - http://www.beaweb.org
    The Broadcast Education Association (BEA) is the professional association for professors, industry professionals and graduate students who are interested in teaching and research related to electronic media and multimedia enterprises.  Over 2,600 professors, students and media professionals are currently individual members and approximately 275 college and university departments and schools are institutional members.
     
    COLUMBIA SCHOLASTIC PRESS ASSOCIATION - http://cspa.columbia.edu
    CSPA is an international student press association, founded in 1925, whose goal is to unite student journalists and faculty advisers at schools and colleges through educational conferences, idea exchanges, textbooks, critiques and award programs.
     
    Edmodo is transforming the way that teachers and students connect, engage and learn both inside and outside the classroom.  Think "Facebook For the Classroom."
     
    HIGH SCHOOL JOURNALISM BROADCAST PROJECT - http://hsbj.org
    The High School Broadcast Journalism Project gives students a voice in our democracy and inspires the next generation of informed news consumers and news professionals.  The project's mission is to develop and nurture electronic journalism programs and promote First Amendment education in high schools across the country.
     
    HIGH SCHOOL JOURNALISM INITIATIVE - http://www.hsj.org
    The High School Journalism Initiative has sparked and sustained youth journalism across media platforms.  Efforts are growing a diverse generation of fledgling, multimedia journalists.  Just as important, HSJ helps convey to all students a deeper appreciation of the First Amendment, news literacy, reading, and critical thinking skills.
     
    JOURNALISM EDUCATION ASSOCIATION - http://jea.org
    The Journalism Education Association supports free and responsible scholastic journalism by providing resources and educational opportunities, by promoting professionalism, by encouraging and rewarding student excellence and teacher achievement, and by fostering an atmosphere which encompasses diversity yet builds unity.
     
    JOURNALIST'S TOOLBOX - http://www.journaliststoolbox.org
    A comprehensive listing of online resources for journalists, presented by the Society of Professional Journalists.
     
    NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS - http://www.nab.org
    The National Association of Broadcasters is the voice for the nation's radio and television broadcasters.  As the premier trade association for broadcasters, NAB advances the interests of members in federal government, industry and public affairs; improves the quality and profitability of broadcasting; encourages content and technology innovation; and spotlights the important and unique ways stations serve their communities.
     
    NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SPORTS PUBLIC ADDRESS ANNOUNCERS - http://www.naspaa.net
    The NASPAA's mission is to raise the level of professionalism of public address announcing by serving as a resource for training, education and professional development for those individuals who provide their services to sports events at all levels nationwide. Partnering with the NASPAA to assist in accomplishing its mission are key national and state associations and organizations, which have similar core values and philosophy about P.A. announcing.
     
    NATIONAL PRESS CLUB - http://press.org
    The National Press Club, a private club for journalists and communications professionals, has been a Washington institution for more than a century. It is also a world-class conference and meeting facility that hosts thousands of events each year for sophisticated clients from around the globe. And while these are the Club’s functions, its mission is to be The World’s Leading Professional Organization for Journalists. It is a social and business organization dedicated to supporting the ongoing improvement of the profession of journalism.
     
    NATIONAL SCHOLASTIC PRESS ASSOCIATION - http://www.studentpress.org/nspa
    The National Scholastic Press Association is a nonprofit organization at the University of Minnesota, serving student media in secondary schools and journalism education programs in the United States and abroad.
     
    NATIONAL SPORTSCASTERS AND SPORTSWRITERS ASSOCIATION - http://nssafame.com
    The National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association & Hall of Fame is a non-profit organization, dedicated to honoring, preserving and celebrating the legacy of sportscasters and sportswriters in the United States - for their creativity in storytelling, their pursuit of truth and their conveyance of information - all of which helps American sports fans form lifelong connections to both participatory and spectator sports. NSSA also seeks to develop educational opportunities for those who are interested in pursuing a career in sports media, through networking, mentoring and scholarship programs.
     
    NORTH CAROLINA ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS - http://www.ncbroadcast.com
    Founded in 1947, The North Carolina Association of Broadcasters (NCAB) is widely recognized as one of the top associations for broadcasters in the nation in terms of legislative victories, education, services, benefits and legal assistance.
     
    NORTH CAROLINA SCHOLASTIC MEDIA ASSOCIATION - http://ncsma.unc.edu
    NCSMA is a statewide organization that promotes excellence in scholastic journalism and encourages respect for freedom of the press.  NCSMA also promotes professional growth of journalism advisers and speaks for scholastic media in matters of curriculum and instruction that affect journalism education in North Carolina.
     
    NORTH CAROLINA THEATRE CONFERENCE - http://www.nctc.org
    NCTC is a vibrant network of theatre artists, administrators, schools and organizations.
     
    POETRY OUT LOUD - http://www.poetryoutloud.org
    The National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation have partnered with U.S. state arts agencies to support Poetry Out Loud, a contest that encourages the nation's youth to learn about great poetry through memorization and recitation. This program helps students master public speaking skills, build self-confidence, and learn about their literary heritage.

    QUILL AND
    SCROLL SOCIETY - http://www.quillandscroll.org
    Quill and Scroll International Honorary Society for High School Journalists was organized April 10, 1926, at the University of Iowa by renowned pollster George H. Gallup and a group of high school advisers for the purpose of encouraging and recognizing individual student achievement in journalism and scholastic publication.
     
    RADIO DISCUSSION - http://radiodiscussions.com
    A comprehensive network of online message boards relating to the radio broadcast industry, covering nearly every topic and geographical region.
     
    A radio trade publication, primarily directed towards music stations.
     
    RADIO AND TELEVISION DIGITAL NEWS ASSOCIATION - http://www.rtdna.org
    RTDNA is the world's largest professional organization exclusively serving the electronic news profession, consisting of more than 3,000 news directors, news associates, educators and students.  Founded as a grassroots organization in 1946, the association is dedicated to setting standards for newsgathering and reporting.  Although news techniques and technologies are constantly changing, RTNDA's commitment to encouraging excellence in the electronic journalism industry remains the same.
     
    RADIO AND TELEVISION DIGITAL NEWS ASSOCIATION OF THE CAROLINAS - http://www.rtdnac.org
    The Radio Television Digital News Association of the Carolinas helps improve communications with colleagues in North Carolina and South Carolina at local radio and television stations, networks, cable and news services by sharing the latest technology, news practices and news management.
     
    SkillsUSA's mission is to empower its members to become world-class workers, leaders and responsible American citizens.
     
    SKILLS USA NORTH CAROLINA - http://skillsusanc.org
    SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers, and industry working together to ensure that America has a skilled work force.  We help every student excel.
     
    SOCIETY OF PROFESSIONAL JOURNALISTS - http://www.spj.org
    The Society of Professional Journalists is dedicated to the perpetuation of a free press as the cornerstone of our nation and our liberty.  To ensure that the concept of self-government outlined by the U.S. Constitution remains a reality into future centuries, the American people must be well informed in order to make decisions regarding their lives, and their local and national communities.  It is the role of journalists to provide this information in an accurate, comprehensive, timely and understandable manner.
     
    SOUTHERN INTERSCHOLASTIC PRESS ASSOCIATION - http://sipa.sc.edu
    The Southern Interscholastic Press Association is a not-for-profit organization of public schools, including middle, junior and senior high schools, and independent schools.  Its purpose is to encourage a high degree of professionalism in scholastic journalism and mass communications in the Southeast.  Founded at Washington and Lee University in 1926, SIPA moved to the University of South Carolina in 1972.
     
    TALKERS MAGAZINE - http://talkers.com
    TALKERS magazine is the industry standard for talk radio and talk media including features about programming, management, marketing and engineering as well as legal and ethical issues.  This periodical is available in the Career Center Media Center.
    Turnitin is the global leader for educators and students in the effort to prevent plagiarism while developinging critical thinking and writing skills through student engagement.
     
    VISIT NORTH CAROLINA - http://www.visitnc.com
    Search seasonal festivals, food events, local music, cultural happenings and more across the Old North State.