About MCNews

Mason Cable News is Mason’s live morning news program produced by Mason Cable Network. Airing  Wednesday at 6 p.m., the MCNews team brings you Mason news, events, weather and interviews, giving the Mason Nation the low-down on their community.connFor more information email mcn@gmu.edu

We’re looking to recruit an eager group of students who want to bring the Mason Nation informative and exciting news.

This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to go into the broadcast news world, while being a part of a new experience.

We are looking to recruit the following people for the program:

188790_10150453199940713_498139320712_17695411_2581148_nAnchors : Anchors are the main on-camera talent and will be assigned to either Tuesday or Thursday morning, bringing in the week and taking us out for the weekend. Anchors are on-camera talent and as such, must exhibit a professional and personable sense on-air. You will be responsible for seeking out stories, writing script, and reading news on-air on a weekly basis. Previous experience preferred. Anchors will be responsible for reporting on 2 stories per day they are on the air.

Reporters : Reporters will seek out news, creating media packages with videographers/photojournalists, working to bring the Mason Nation exciting and informative stories. Reporters will be able to gain on-camera experience and work in the field and in studio.You will be responsible for seeking out stories, writing script, and reading news on-air on an on-call basis. Previous experience preferred.

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Photojournalists: Photojournalists will work with anchors and reporters to create informative media packages, using either video or photo to tell the story. They will produce stories, mini-documentaries, and more. Please send a demo reel if you have one.