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EEO Public File Report

Covering the Period from February 1, 2016 to January 31, 2017

Station: KCCU, Lawton, Oklahoma 

Licensee: Cameron University, Lawton, Oklahoma

The purpose of this EEO Public File Report (“Report”) is to comply with Section

73.2080(c) (6) of the FCC’s 2002 EEO Rule. This Report has been prepared on behalf KCCU / Cameron University and is required to be placed in the public inspection files of this station and posted on the station website.

The information contained in this Report covers the time period beginning February 1, 2016 to and including January 31, 2017 (the “Applicable Period”).

The FCC’s 2002 EEO Rules requires that this Report contain the following

information:

1. A list of all full-time vacancies filled by the Station(s) comprising the Station

Employment Unit during the Applicable Period.

2. For each such vacancy, the recruitment source(s) utilized to fill the vacancy

(Including, if applicable, organizations entitled to notification pursuant to Section

73.2080(c) (1) (ii) of the EEO Rule, which should be separately identified),

identified by name, address, contact person, and telephone number.

3. The recruitment source that referred the hiree for each full-time vacancy during

the Applicable Period.

4. Data reflecting the total number of persons interviews for full-time vacancies

during the Applicable Period and the total number of interviewees referred by

each recruitment source utilized in connection with such vacancies.

5. A list and brief description of the initiatives undertaken pursuant to Sections

73.2080(c) (2) of the FCC rules.

Appendices 1, 2, and 3 which follow have been designed, in the aggregate, to provide

the required information. Please note that the numbers listed on Appendix 2 under the

column entitled “Full-time Positions for Which This Source Was Utilized” refer to the

number of the full-time jobs listed on Appendix 1.

For purposes of this Report, a vacancy was deemed “filled” not when the offer was

extended but when the hiree accepted the job offer. A person was deemed “interviewed.”

Appendix 1:

Job Title                    Recruitment Source of Hiree      Total Number of Interviews                                                                                                                                                                  from All Sources for                                                                                                                                      Position

Electronic Engineer, KCCU           kccu.org (station website)              2

Production Director                         Open                                                                                                                                             (Due to state funding cuts affecting public universities, the university administration has elected not to fill this position at present. KCCU management is unaware at present if this is temporary or if the position will be eliminated.)

Appendix 2

KCCU / Cameron University contacts the following organizations whenever it seeks to hire new, full-time employees. In addition, it notifies all current employees of any new, full-time job opening that they may want to apply for. Organizations can request to be added to this list by contacting “General Manager, KCCU-FM at 888-454-7800, or by e-mailing kccu@cameron.edu. KCCU / Cameron University encourages women and minorities to apply for positions.

Current Magazine - www.current.org

American University

4400 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest

Washington, DC 20016

301-270-7240

Corporation for Public Broadcasting - www.cpb.org/jobline/

401 Ninth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20004-2129

202-879-9600

Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters - www.oabok.org/JobBank/

6520 N Western, Ste.104

Oklahoma City, OK 73116

405-848-0771

Texas Association of Broadcasters - www.tab.org/job-bank

Texas Association of Broadcasters
502 East 11th Street, Suite 200
Austin, TX 78701
512-322-9944

Broadcast Education Association - https://netforum.avectra.com/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?Site=BEA&WebCode=job

Broadcast Education Association
1771 N Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036-2891

202-429-5355 

Cameron University Website - https://cameron-openhire.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?company_id=16345&version=1

Cameron University

2800 W Gore Blvd.

Lawton, OK 73505

580-581-2245

KCCU Website -  www.kccu.org/

2800 W Gore Blvd.

Lawton, OK 73505

888-454-7800

Lawton Constitution - http://www.swoknews.com/classifieds

102 SW 3rd Street

Lawton, OK 73501

580-353-0620

Duncan Banner - http://marketplace.duncanbanner.com/

PO Box 1268

Duncan, OK 73534

580-255-5354

Wichita Falls Times Record News - http://www.timesrecordnews.com/jobs/

1301 Lamar

Wichita Falls, TX 76301

940-767-8341

The Ardmoreite - http://classifieds.ardmoreite.com/

117 W Broadway

Ardmore, OK 73401

580-223-2200

The Altus Times - http://www.altustimes.com/pages/classifieds

218 W Commerce

Altus, OK 73521

580-482-1221

HigherEd Jobs - http://www.higheredjobs.com/

715 Lake Street, Suite 400

Oak Park, IL 60301

708-848-4351

Appendix 3: Supplemental (Non-Vacancy Specific) Recruitment Activities Undertaken by KCCU

Description of Activities:

Job Fairs:

KCCU personnel set-up a booth and had an active presence at the Red River Career Expo at Cameron University, Lawton, Oklahoma on February 18, 2016. Various staff members were present at the booth throughout the day to answer questions from interested parties and students and offer advice on careers in the broadcast industry.

KCCU personnel set-up a booth and had an active presence at the OAB / OBEA (Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters / Oklahoma Broadcast Education Association) Student Day and Job Fair at the Hard Rock Hotel in Tulsa, Oklahoma on April 1, 2016. Production Director, Breanne Loving staffed the booth throughout that day, answered questions from interested parties and students and offered advice on careers in the broadcast industry. After the job fair, staff members attended the OBEA Student Awards Ceremony.

College Lectures:

Station Manager and Operations Director, Cynthia Sosa gave a lecture to the Cameron University JRMP 1313 “Basic Radio Production” class on March 10, 2016. Underwriting Director, Joy Chapman gave a lecture to the Cameron University COMM 4901 Capstone Class on March 28, 2016. During the lectures, they touched on the following topics:

·         Discussed with students KCCU’s history and network of stations.

·         Discussed career opportunities in broadcasting, television and radio.

·         Discussed internship opportunities available at KCCU.

·         Discussed opportunities to take book knowledge and get practical experience while taking lab classes and interning at KCCU.

·         Discussed opportunities for students to hone vocal communications and improve radio-television presentation and delivery.

·         Discussed student opportunities to work on professional equipment and learn various aspects of radio station operation, including public service announcement (PSA) production, news production and news gathering.

·         Discussed with students preparation for and participation in all phases of radio possible at KCCU.

·         Discussed with students opportunities at KCCU for them to practice writing for broadcast.

Appendix 3: Supplemental (Non-Vacancy Specific) Recruitment Activities Undertaken by KCCU (cont.)

Internship / Broadcasting Lab:

As a department of Cameron University, KCCU facilitates the education of Cameron University students by supplying positions for students involved in Cameron University’s Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications.

The mission of the Communications program is to support Cameron University’s mission of offering educational opportunities for a diverse student body. The program strives to develop students’ intellectual capacities, prepares students for entry into graduate school and communication-related professions, and plays a role in general education.

Each semester, KCCU hosts several students involved in CU’s Communications curriculum, including students enrolled in the following courses:

·         RTV3911 Radio Lab - Preparation for and participation in all phases of radio and television; may be repeated. Prerequisite: Department permission. 

·         RTV4923 Practicum - Supervised work experience in a professional setting which relates to the student's career objectives. The internship will allow practical experience in radio/television. May be repeated for a maximum of six hours. Prerequisites: Upper division standing and department permission. 

Students are involved in writing and producing PSAs, news writing and production, and other duties as assigned by staff. KCCU staff assigns the students their letter-grade for the course(s).

Cameron University / KCCU EEO Statement:

The University, in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, religion, political beliefs, disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. This includes, but is not limited to, admissions, employment, financial aid, and education services.