Name of Engagement
Valley Voice Radio Reading Service
Mr. Al E. Bartholet Jr., Director
The Valley Voice Radio Reading service is provided for the visually- and print-impaired by the Center for Public Broadcasting and WMRC. Sometimes referred to as "talking newspapers for the print-impaired", this service focuses on delivering local news and information through presentation of local newspapers. Around 4,000 listeners each week rely on the service to hear time-sensitive print matter. Listeners are in Harrisonburg, Staunton, Bridgewater, Charlottesville and portions of the surrounding countryside. Around 4,000 listeners each week rely on the service.
Involves Faculty, Involves Staff, Involves Students, Involves Participants External to JMU
Ongoing (Currently in existence, year round)
Areas of Engagement
Community Engagement, Engaged Learning