Have you ever wanted to explore the medium of sound for audio journalism or storytelling but don’t yet have the skills in digital audio production to take the first step? Have you ever wondered how to reach new audiences through radio podcasting or other online media but don’t know where to start? Then this audio production “crash course” is for you! Join Interlochen Public Radio’s Peter Payette and David Cassleman to learn the basics of field recording, audio mixing, and editing to produce your own radio stories or simple podcasts. Using practical, hand-on exercises, participants will be introduced to the world of online media using IPR’s audio recording equipment and will receive a behind the scenes look into the IPR studios. All skill levels are welcome.