April 1, 2014– March 31, 2015 WJPA Radio had no new hires during this period.
SPECIFIC EEO OUTREACH INITIATIVES:
March 2014-July 2014 WJPA had 2 interns from California University
of PA. One intern began in March of 2014 and
finished his internship in June of 2014 and has
become a fill-in news announcer for WJPA. The
other intern started his internship in June 2014
and ended in July 2014.
April 2014-present WJPA’s shadowing program continues. Students
from various high schools visit the radio station
and shadow different employees and learn their
April 16, 2014 Pete Povich, Program Director and Jim Jefferson, New Director
attended Career Day at California
University of PA. Spoke with students interested
in a career in broadcasting.
April 23, 2014 Lynn Manning, Assistant News Director attended a United Way Seminar to talk about traditional media and social media and to encourage older adults looking for employment to give broadcasting a try.
April 24, 2014 On Air and operations, George Lasko, and part-time news person, Nick Farrell attended Waynesburg University’s career day. Nick attends Waynesburg University and they spoke to interested students regarding the operations of radio.
November 6, 2014 WJPA’s Program Director, Pete Povich, along with News Director, Jim Jefferson attended Career Day at Waynesburg University. They spoke to students
pertaining to different aspects of radio and to offer WJPA as a learning tool if they are interested.