LPRC Board Member selected Visiting Professor at prestigious university in the UK

Dr. Federico Subervi, member and secretary of our LPRC Board of Directors, was selected to be Visiting Leverhulme Professor at the School of Media & Communication at the University of Leeds, UK. The purpose of the invitation is to conduct academic work and enhance the knowledge and skills of the academic staff or student body. …

On MLK, Jr. and a powerful dream that continues to inspire

Today America pays tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. and the significant role he played as an international human rights and civic leader advocating and leading efforts to bring resolution to issues faced by African Americans back in the 1950s. And yet, his advocacy work, influence, speeches, and civic leadership addressed and represented all communities …

LPRC Board Member Named Digital Media Innovator

LPRC Board Member and founder of NPR's Next Generation Radio, Doug Mitchell, was named one of 2017 MediaShift Digital Media Innovators. ¡Felicitaciones, Doug! Congrats to Doug! MediaShift is a digital publication dedicated to media and technology. It launched a new annual feature called the MediaShift20, to recognize top innovators in digital media and other fields, …

A musical gift to help Radio Vieques in Puerto Rico

Artists for Media Diversity (A4MD), in collaboration with Media Alliance (MA) and the Latino Public Radio Consortium (LPRC), re-released a digital song collection to help rebuild Radio Vieques in Puerto Rico after hurricane María. "Artists for Vieques" includes songs by recording artists from Puerto Rico, Texas, Oklahoma, North Carolina and the Navajo Nation, such as …