UVa-Wise NewMedia & CAV-TV

UVa-Wise NewMedia is a public service of The University of Virginia’s College at Wise.  The NewMedia operation is charged with the regional cable TV (UVa-Wise 55 / Regional Comcast channel 55) and Internet streaming video publication of campus events and dissemination of College announcements and event news.  This operation, in partnership with the CAV-TV student organization, is focused on the production of video content to 1.) positively promote the College regionally and nationally, 2.) provide access to College events, speakers and discussions, 3.) promote College schedules and announcements and 4.) air educational television on various topics ranging from natural science to music and the arts to a target market of students from early high school to college ages as well as teachers teaching at these levels.

The Department of Media Services will manage programming and production content in partnership a student management staff comprised of CAV-TV student organization members.  Educational experience and student engagement is a prime reason for this operation.  Students from across the College in various major programs will have the opportunity to produce programming for the operation, giving them experience in technical, writing, graphic arts, and public speaking aspects of broadcast media.

This new digital resource at UVa-Wise has a plethora of uses and has the potential to engage our region in educational and intellectual development and inquiry.  UVa-Wise NewMedia is the future for digital communication and public engagement for The University of Virginia’s College at Wise.

For complete information on UVa-Wise NewMedia and CAV-TV, please visit http://home.uvawise.edu/newmedia on the web.


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