Picnic Time!

 The Annual SBE Chapter 16 Picnic will be held Saturday, July 28th at the historic KIRO-AM transmitter facility on Vashon Island! Festivities begin at noon with free food, comradery and fun for chapter members, family & friends. This years menu includes sirloin hamburgers and cheeseburgers, beef hotdogs, veggie burgers, potato salad, cole slaw, green salad,…

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Certification News – In Memoriam

Certification News – In Memoriam

It is with sadness that we have learned that our long time SBE Chapter 16 Certification Chairman Michael P. Scott CPBE passed away on July 5th, 2018. Mike was a Life Member of SBE and served as Certification Chairman for many years.  Mike was named…

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Clay’s Corner

Clay’s Corner

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 The headline read: “BROADCASTERS RAISE RED FLAG OVER FCC’S C-BAND PLANS” Sitting just a few feet from FCC Chairman Pai at NAB recently I came away thinking that he is not anti-broadcast…Then I…

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June Luncheon Report

June Luncheon Report

Jim Dalke, Editor – The featured speaker for the SBE Chapter 16 June Luncheon was Rod Julian, Telecom Safety and Health Compliance Officer for Washington State. The luncheon was held on June 13 at the Old Spaghetti Factory in South Center. Rod talked about his…

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SBE Election 2018

Ryan Phillips, Chapter Election Committee – It’s time for the SBE Chapter 16 Board Officers election. Nominations are now being accepted for the board positions of Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary, Treasurer, and two Board Directors. Consider nominating those in our industry, preferably within our membership,…

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May Luncheon Report

There were 31 members and guests attending the Chapter Luncheon at Federal Way Round Table Pizza May 16.  The emphasis of the Luncheon was to provide an opportunity for broadcast students to interact with the students attend.  The event provided students from Bates Technical College…

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Arne Skoog Memorial Scholarship

Arne Skoog Memorial Scholarship

  SBE Chapter 16 is proud to offer for the 4th year in a row the SBE Chapter 16 Arne Skoog Memorial Scholarship.  With last year’s expansion to include more states in the northwest, the scholarship was given to SBE members in Idaho, Montana and…

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