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ENTRY DEADLINE: MARCH 15, 2020
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Final day to RENEW MEMBERSHIP is MARCH 31 – unpaid moved to inactive on 4/1.
Emmy® Award Update: Deadlines & Dates to Know
We are now more than two weeks into the Emmy® Award certification process. Awards chair Wayne Freedman and Awards Committee members have been diligently looking at the English Contest.
Facebook For Journalists Workshop: It’s Finally Happening
From the convenience of your own home, the Society of Professional Journalists is providing an online workshop to NATAS members. The Zoom workshop will take place Saturday, February 22, at 10 am PT. All you need is WiFi!
Technology & Engineering Emmy® Award Recipients Announced
“The Technology & Engineering Emmy® Award was the first Emmy® Award issued in 1949 and it laid the groundwork for all the other Emmy® Awards to come,” said Adam Sharp, CEO & President, NATAS. “We are especially excited to be honoring Yvette Kanouff with our Lifetime Achievement Award in Technology & Engineering.
KRON TV Technician, George Larsen, Dies at 101
Looking back, during World War II, George was a Morse code radio operator for the Coast Guard at Oahu during the December 7, 1941 bombing of Pearl Harbor. After WW II, he became a broadcast combo radio operator at KXLL NBC Missoula and then the CBS affiliate in Missoula.
Calling All Content Pros! Free NAB Exhibit Passes
Are you interested in attending the NAB Show this April? For the code for FREE Exhibit Passes, email Executive Director Darryl Compton: Darryl@emmysf.tv
New NATAS Member Discounts From Broadway SF!
- Over 30% savings on HAMILTON, THE LAST SHIP and THE BOOK OF MORMON
- NEW: If you loved HAMILTON, come see the hilarious new parody… SPAMILTON: An American Parody.
An email with our Promo Code is coming soon to current Members, or request it by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
FREE Bay Area Movie Screenings for NATAS members. Usually, you may bring a guest.
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