Thursday, January 16, 2014

Teen radio program taking applications for third season

Teens have 10 days left to apply for "Turn It Up: Teen Radio Program."

The Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, in partnership with WFAE and Carolina's School of Broadcasting, invites students ages 12-18 to apply for the program's third season.

Students chosen will meet every Thursday from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. for Feb. 15 through June 12 with the goal of producing a 30-minute program each month. Students spend the first three Thursdays researching and interviewing, the the fourth creating the audio program.

Teens produce some of their audio at ImaginOn's studio, which has a sound booth and editing equipment.

To apply, visit Applications are due Jan. 26.