Dear Student Media Board members,

Below is the minutes of our 3-28-08 meeting. Please review and let me know of any errors. Please note that the next meeting date for selection of next year's OWL Radio managers is Monday, April 21, at 9:30 a.m.(if I have the date or time wrong, let me know). Please add to your calendars.

As always, thank you for your support of student media. 



Student Media Board


March 28, 2008


Dr. Nancy King, Joshua Azriel, Dr. Laura Dabundo, Jennifer Kreitzer, Helen Herbst, Nicole Phillips, Cedric Meyers, Jessica Edens, Zach Voss, Ed Bonza

Excused: Michelle Azriel, Tracey Brown, Zach Voss

Guests/Candidates: Michael Ruther, Maria Yanovsky, Lauren Rice, Tyler Crafton

The 4th meeting of the 2007-2008 academic year was called to order by J. Azriel at 11:00 a.m. 

After discussion, it was decided that uncontested candidates would be interviewed together, with individual interviews for the newspaper candidates.

Michael Ruther was interviewed for Share EIC by guests and the Board at 11:05 a.m.

Maria Yanovsky was interviewed for Talon EIC by guests and the Board at 11:20 a.m.

Guests and candidates were asked to leave and the Board went into closed deliberations.

Zach Voss was discussed for New Media Group President in absentia. A motion was made to reappoint Z. Voss as NMG president for 2008-2009. The motion passed 6-0-1.

L. Dabundo proposed making M. Ruther's selection as Share EIC contingent upon his acceptance into the MAPW program (he had not yet been accepted into the program). The Board agreed; A motion was made to appoint M. Ruther as Share Editor for 2008-2009, contingent upon his acceptance into the MAPW program. The motion passed 4-1-2.

A motion was made to appoint M. Yanovsky as Talon Editor for 2008-2009. The motion passed 5-0-2.

L. Rice decided to withdraw her application for Sentinel editor. J. Edens was interviewed at 11:56 a.m. A motion was made to reappoint J. Edens as Sentinel Editor for summer/fall 2008. The motion passed 6-0-0.

A meeting time for the extended OWL Radio search and interview date was discussed and set: Monday, April 21 at 9:30 a.m. Location to be announced. Online applications reactivated - for further information:

Guests and candidates were invited back into the meeting room and position results announced. 

The meeting was adjourned at 12:21 p.m.


Ed Bonza

Assoc. Director, Student Life/media adviser

Kennesaw State University

1000 Chastain Road

Kennesaw, GA 30144-5591

470-578-3083; 470-578-6703 (FAX)

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