Founded in 1993, the Rowan Television Network is a student service organization for the Rowan University main campus community. We provide students with experience in the field of television production beyond the classroom setting, by producing a variety of news, sports, entertainment and public interest programming that airs on Channel 5 on-campus, and via our web stream world-wide.
RTN is all about learning and gaining experience for all of its members. Don't be afraid to check out what RTN is about at a meeting and get involved! Still unsure? You can be trained in many different areas at RTN. Ask an executive board member about all of our training sessions.
Rowan Television Network is here to provide the students of Rowan University with experience in the field of television production beyond the classroom setting, as well as provide video services and a means of communication to the student body at large. Students are given the creative and technical ability to develop and create their own ideas. The Rowan Television Network broadcasts educational and entertaining programs, and is dedicated to serving the community of learners.
As President, Cody runs general meetings; approves and councils all concepts, proposals, and projects; acts as the liason to the College of Communication and Creative Arts, and oversees all departments of RTN.
As Vice President, Bryan maintains contact with each department to see that pre-production, production, and post-production of projects are done efficiently, works with the President to suggest new programming ideas, holds one-on-one meetings with each e-board member, plans any/all banquets, organizes team building activities, creates slideshows, and handles apparel orders.
As Treasurer, Dino manages of all of RTN’s money. He pays bills and issues reimbursements in a timely fashion, works with the producers about show budgets, and attends SGA treasurer meetings.
As Secretary, Jasmin keeps records of all RTN general and E-board meetings, sends out weekly minutes, represents RTN at SGA meetings, archives the minutes into a yearly report binder, keeps record of all RTN activities, and archives attendance records for meetings and shoots.
As Technical Manager, Ed maintains and repairs all RTN hardware and software, schedules technical training with general members, supervises equipment checkout, test new equipment, schedule general member training sessions and keeps an inventory of all RTN equipment.
As Programming Director, Drew is in charge of making a weekly program schedule to air, maintaining the web-stream, inserts PSA’s, spots, and advertisements into shows, works with producers and Post-Production Director to get the most up-to-date programs on air.
As the Communications Director, Erin promotes all RTN shows and events through on-air and off-air promotions, writes press releases for RTN, creates fliers, is responsible for all social media, manages underwriting with local businesses, maintains RTN’s image, and maintains the website.
As Special Events Producer, Olivia maintains contact with Rowan University organizations, crews out shoots, ensures the coverage of relevant campus events, supervises all special event shoots, supervises the completion of editing special events using editors.
As the Student Programming Producer, Thomas supervises all of RTN’s shows, maintains a roster of active shows, holds meetings with show producers, helps crew out shows, maintains show-pitching documents, and helps general members pitching shows.
As Sports Producer, Antimo maintains contact with sport organizations at Rowan, crews out sport shoots, ensures coverage of relevant sporting events, supervises all sport shoots, and supervises all editing of sport shoots by editors.
As Post-Production Director, Jason supervises and assists the completion of editing projects, maintains post-production software, schedules editing training sessions for general members, keeps an active list of certified editors, creates and maintains storage, and makes duplications if events.