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Kevin D. Wong - 2016 National MediaMaker
Success Story
Kevin-D-Wong_cropped.jpg The truth is, I was about ready to give up on the project when I was accepted to the BAVC Mediamaker Fellowship program. I had spent the previous...
January 16, 2017
Jethro Patalinghug - 2016 National MediaMaker
Success Story
Jethro-Patalinghug.jpg I applied for BAVC’s MediaMaker Fellowship full of doubts that I would ever be picked. I had previously applied for grants and fellowships and had been...
January 11, 2017
2016 National MediaMaker: Rob Rooy
Success Story
Robert_Rooy.jpg Almost by definition, we documentary filmmakers work in siloes of our own making. In making a film, we may only be meaningfully involved with a handful of other...
January 9, 2017
Andy Bydalek - BAVC TechSF Success Story
Success Story
I came to BAVC to take classes many years ago, and after hearing of the TechSF program, I got enrolled. It's been a great experience – the...
December 16, 2016
Next Gen at the White House
nov_headerImage.jpg Today, BAVC celebrates! It is with incredible pride that I share some great news: BAVC ...
November 15, 2016
TechSF Apprenticeship Zendesk Gabbi Sanchez
apprentice_zendesk_square.png TechSF Celebrates Its First Tech Apprenticeship Placement! In the Fall of 2015, Mayor Ed Lee announced a...
November 15, 2016
Berkeley's J School
IMG_7279.JPG The day after the election, students at U.C. Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism requested a debrief with their fellow students and faculty. As an alum, I asked to...
November 10, 2016
WorkShift Discussions at BAVC
WSD_emailHeader.jpg What do the fields of construction, advertising, and ride-sharing have in common? In the San Francisco Bay Area, all these industries employ freelancers whose...
November 1, 2016
BAVC Next Gen San Francisco Youth Program
Written by Sarah Gonzalez and Nicole Wisler At BAVC, we believe it is crucial that the young people we serve have the opportunity to tell their stories in a way that makes a concrete impact on the larger...
September 21, 2016