Meetings are held bi-weekly on Wednesdays at 6:30 P.M. in Carnegie Cinema
Past Guest Speakers/Events:
Trip to Washington, D.C.
On March 14-15, 2013, NAMIC took a trip to Washington. During our trip we visited DCI Group, Public Affairs, National Association of Broadcasters New America Foundation, and Al Jazeera
Dr. Nicol Turner-Lee
On November 12, 2013, NAMIC hosted Dr. Turner-Lee, President of NAMIC since March 2012. Dr. Turner-Lee received her Bachelor of Arts degree with Honors from Colgate University and her Doctorate of Sociology from Northwestern University. She has previously held the position of Vice- President and Director at the Media and Technology Institute (MTI) at the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies and is the co- author of “Government Transparency: Six Strategies for More Open and Participatory Government.” Dr. Turner-Lee is also the co-author of the "National Minority Broadband Adoption Study", which has been cited by government, industry, and community based organizations including the FCC.
On December 4, 2012, NAMIC hosted Joseph S. Miller, Esq. Mr. Miller graduated from the State University of New York College at Plattsburgh, where he earned a B.S. in Mass Communication, with Concentration in Music and a Minor in Business Administration. Later he earned his Juris Doctor from New York Law School. He interned for Hot 97, the first radio station in the United States to broadcast an exclusively hip-hop format. He has also held positions in broadcast advertising sales in New York City at Clear Channel’s WKTU-FM, The New York Times’ WQXR-FM, and CBS Television. Now, Mr. Miller holds the position of the Deputy Director and Senior Policy Counsel of the Media and Technology Institute (MTI) at the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies.
Mr. Fernando Laguarda
On April 9th, 2013, NAMIC will be hosting Mr. Fernando Laguarda, Vice-President, External Affairs and Policy Counselor at Time Warner Cable. The event will be held in the Nittany Lion Inn from 5:30-6:30pm. Come out and join us!