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Posted: 03 Apr 2010   Print   Send a link
"The final event of Asia Week [at St. Mary's College in Maryland] brings Sarah Jackson-Han, Radio Free Asia director [of communications], to Cole Cinema at the Campus Center at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 13, to talk about 'Scaling the New Great Wall: International Broadcasting to East Asia’s Closed Societies.' How does Radio Free Asia provide accurate and timely news to Asian countries whose governments prohibit access to free press?" Southern Maryland Online, 1 April 2010.
     "Join us for the next Celebrating Self luncheon at the Fitton Center for Creative Arts on Wednesday, April 14, 2010. Rod Nimtz will present '...And All That Jazz' ... . Combining history and playing examples (with some audience participation), Rod Nimtz talks about what it is that defines jazz, what links it to classical music, and what sets it apart. Rod is the Director of [Miami University of Ohio's] Voice of America Learning Center in West Chester, and has been playing piano for Miami events for over 30 years." Jodi Fritsch, Cincinnati Enquirer, 1 April 2010.
     "G. Michael Pratt, associate vice president for academic affairs at Heidelberg University, has been named dean of the regional campuses for Miami University, including Hamilton, Middletown and the Voice of America Learning Center (VOALC) in West Chester... ." Press release via Media Newswire, 29 March 2010. VOALC is on the site of the former VOA Bethany shortwave transmitting station.