Women make up less than 5% of audio professionals - help Women's Audio Mission change that by sending us to the 137th Audio Engineering Society Convention in Los Angeles!read more
KQED did a great story on WAM's Girls on the Mic Program and how we attract girls to using tech!read more
Women’s Audio Mission was named one of five winners of Google’s Giving through Glass challenge, an open call for U.S. nonprofits to share how they would use Google Glass to further their mission.read more
Girls on the Mic to partner with TechBridge for 2nd year!
December 4, 2014
Date/Time: December 4 - 3:30pm
Girls on the Mic is excited to host a workshop with TechBridge, an inspring after school program that focuses on expanding the academic and career options for girls in science, technology, and engineering, this November.read more
For this project, WAM engineer and Girls on the Mic coordinator Kelley Coyne will host a Q and A session for the girls on the topic of sound engineering, and then lead analog and digital recording stations.
Girls from Baview district's Thurgood Marshall High School to visit the WAM studio
December 10, 2014 - 3:30pm
The Girls on the Mic staff is excited to announce a new partnership with Thurgood Marshall High School this fall. Girls from the school will visit the WAM studio in December to:read more
· Learn how to set up microphones and headphones for a recording session
· Learn how the sound travels from a microphone to a recording program
Girls on the mic to partner with Buena Vista Horace Mann Middle School for 2nd year
September 2014 - December 11, 2014
For the fall semester, Girls on the Mic will be partnering with Buena Vista Horace Mann for their Middle School Seminar Series. Each week for 10 weeks, Girls on the Mic staff will bring WAM equipment to BVHM for girls to create their own podcasts, recreate dialogue and foley sound for a cartoon clip, write and produce their own songs on a 4 track recorder, and more. We will also use the middle schools' live sound set up this year to learn about doing sound for theatre and live music on a professional PA system. At the end of our partnership, the girls will take on the role of production crew for a talent showcase at their school!read more
Girls on the Mic partnering with Citizens Schools for 3rd year
September 2014 - December 16, 2014 3:30 - 5:00pm
Women's Audio Mission is excited to team up with Citizen Schools apprenticeship programs (http://www.citizenschools.org/about/model/apprenticeships/) for the fifth time and teach their first year at Elmhurst Community Prep in Oakland.