Keeping Up with TVC
The Volunteer Channel (TVC) is the student television station here at the University of Tennessee that reaches students both in the residence halls through UT campus cable 12, and residents living in the surrounding counties on Comcast Digital Channel 194. TVC provides information, entertainment, and covers special campus events all while allowing students a chance to experience working in television and related fields in a real-world setting. I had the opportunity to interview two students who work with TVC, Katherine Donnelly and Annie Carr. When asked what they have learned through their work with TVC both said production skills, writing, … Read more “Keeping Up with TVC”
TVC featured in weekly CBI showcase
College Broadcasters, Inc. recently featured The Volunteer Channel (TVC) in its Station Spotlight series. TVC Director of Operations Mike Wiseman promoted the station, now in its 18th year, and vouched for the unique opportunity it affords students who are interested in broadcast journalism.
“I don’t know of many college stations that let freshman walk in the door on their first day of class and start using thousands of dollars worth of equipment!” he said. “Students who work at our station leave with invaluable experience that can compete in any market.”
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TVC Director Mike Wiseman wins Midsouth Emmy® for Special Event Coverage/Editing
Newly appointed TVC Director Mike Wiseman won an Emmy® Award for Special Event Coverage/Editing of the 2011 Gatlinburg Christmas Parade. Wiseman says he is “vey humbled” by the award and is glad to have left his career in television on a high note.
Wiseman said, “When they called my name I almost fell out of my chair.”
Wiseman joined the School of Journalism and Electronic Media in November, 2012 as Director of Operations for The Volunteer Channel (TVC).
Wiseman was employed at WIBR-TV Channel 10 at the time of the coverage. The 27th Midsouth Emmy® Awards were held in Nashville … Read more “TVC Director Mike Wiseman wins Midsouth Emmy® for Special Event Coverage/Editing”
School welcomes Mike Wiseman to TVC
Wiseman says he has a “passion for TV and teaching,” and is “looking forward to taking the TV station to the next level.”
Wiseman will work with professors and students on video production projects, programming, and plans to guest lecture in classes as needed.
Wiseman comes to the school from WBIR-TV Channel 10, where he was a senior producer. His career includes production positions at WATE-TV Channel 6, MTV, ABC New York as a special project … Read more “School welcomes Mike Wiseman to TVC”