Student Organizations & Clubs

Get real-world experience with these on-air opportunities!

KU's Cinema, Television and Media Production student programs all air on several different area cable systems, serving the Lehigh Valley and Berks County areas, giving our viewers some great programming while at the same time, giving our students real life experiences and the opportunity to have their efforts air. Students are encouraged to include samples of their work on resume reels. 

  • Laugh Track

    Laugh Track students meet weekly to plan and produce short video comedy sketches in a variety of styles. Requiring no prior experience, students interested in writing, producing, or editing humorous content have a place to hone their skills in the comedic arts.

    Adviser: Dr. Matthew McKeague

  • Mic Check

    Mic Check features local bands performing songs live. Shot during the weekends because of how rocking the studio becomes, bands play a number of their songs and share their experiences and insights through interview segments.

    Adviser: Prof. Cara Cotellese

  • National Broadcasting Society (NBS)

    The National Broadcasting Society Chapter at Kutztown provides students an opportunity to meet professionals in the broadcasting field in the areas of entertainment and news. Guest speakers and seminars are regularly scheduled for members, providing opportunities for networking and mentorship. 

    Adviser: Prof. Cara Cotellese

  • Spotlite

    Spotlite is an entertaining news program featuring interviews and segments for the Kutztown campus. Previous segments on the show have included film reviews, campus events, and man-on-the-street interviews. 

    Adviser: Prof. Scott Bastedo

Film students smiling and holding their thumbs up in the corner of a classroom

Laugh Track

KU film students wearing department t-shirts and standing next to a tri-fold poster about their curriculum

KU's Chapter of the National Broadcasting Society

Students setting up a stage for a music performance in the background, with students setting up stage equipment in the foreground

Mic Check

Four students working in a control room and wearing headsets