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KSU STUDENT MEDIA BOARD

The Kennesaw State Student Media Board is a standing committee of students, faculty, staff and others that meets as needed during the school year to oversee and advise certain areas of the KSU Student Media operation. The board is primarily advisory in capacity, but does have authority over the selection and, if necessary, dismissal of editors in chief and other top student managers that the board appoints. The board also reviews grievances and complaints and advises student media to ensure that effective service is being given to the student body and to protect the rights of these organizations to operate free of censorship.

// The SMB Bylaws (PDF)

OWL RADIO EXECUTIVE BOARD

The OWL Radio Executive Board was a temporary standing committee that worked closely with the station as directed by the Student Media Board. Unlike the SMB, it focused only on OWL Radio, deemed necessary through its beginning in 2007.

The Owl Radio Executive Board included the Student Media adviser, faculty & staff representation, and all station student directors. The Exec Board was dissolved in 2013 and its responsibilities reverted back to the SMB. For information about these boards and meetings, contact Ed Bonza, 770-423-6280 or ebonza@kennesaw.edu.

// OWL Radio Executive Board Google discussion page: http://groups.google.com/group/radioexec

STUDENT MEDIA BOARD & OWL RADIO EXEC BOARD MINUTES

Jan. 24, 2014

Oct. 30, 2013

Sept. 20, 2013

March 20, 2013
Feb. 27, 2013
Jan. 23, 2013 (Chair appointment, spring ’13 term)
Nov. 30, 2012 (Sentinel editor selection, spring ’13 term)
Dec. 4, 2012 (OWL Radio Executive Board, GM & PD interviews)
Dec. 2, 2010 (Sentinel editor selection, spring ’11 term)
April 24, 2010 (OWL Radio Executive Board, GM & PD interviews)
Dec. 1, 2009
Nov. 10, 2009
April 19, 2009 (All media officer selection, 2009-2010)
Dec. 12, 2008 (Sentinel editor selection, spring ’09 term)
Sept. 8, 2008 (First meeting of Fall 2008)
April 21, 2008 (OWL Radio interviews & last meeting of 2007-08)
March 28, 2008 (SMB Interviews)
Feb. 21, 2008
Nov. 12, 2007
Oct. 15, 2007
April 5, 2007
March 1, 2007
Feb. 8, 2007
Dec. 6, 2006
July 10, 2006
April 20, 2006
Feb. 11, 2005
Dec. 2, 2005
Nov. 4, 2005
Oct. 10, 2005
Sept. 26, 2005
April 26, 2005
April 28, 2004
Nov. 17, 2004
Dec. 4, 2003
March 27, 2002


// Applications for Editor in Chief of our publications and General Manager of OWL Radio are accepted in March and April of each academic year. For info and an application, please watch for announcements or contact the adviser at 770-499-3083.

SMB MEMBERSHIP & OPENINGS

The Student Media Board is composed of 15 regular members; twelve (12) voting members and three (3) nonvoting members as follows:
1. Advisor to the Media Board: Vice President for Student Success (ex officio, may vote to make or break a tie)
2. Student editor in chief: newspaper (ex-officio, voting)
3. Student editor in chief: feature magazine (ex-officio, voting)
4. Student editor in chief: art & literary magazine (ex-officio, voting)
5. Student station manager: OWL Radio (ex-officio, voting; pending)
6. Student member at large: appointed through Student Involvement office (voting; preferably a graduate student)*
7. Student member at large: appointed through Student Involvement office (KAB voting)*
8. Student Government Representative: appointed (voting)
9. Student member at large: appointed from ISA or AASA (voting)
10. KSU staff member at large (voting)
11. KSU faculty: Communication Dept. (voting)
12. KSU faculty: English Dept. (voting)
13. KSU staff member: University Relations (voting)
14. Student Media Marketing Coordinator (ex-officio, nonvoting)
15. Associate Director of the Student Life Department, for Student Media (ex-officio, nonvoting)

*denotes an open position. If you are interested in applying, complete a SMB Membership Application (application is housed in OwlLife; you will need to login with your NetID).

> For other documents, check the forms section.

> Email the SMB secretary. Page updated 3.27.14