Department of Communication

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About SUTV-9

Photo of student preparing for a newscast at SUTV. SUTV is operated on an educational access channel of the Charter Cable TV system in Cedar City, Utah. The station broadcasts through the facilities of Southern Utah University (SUU) located in the Centrum building on the University campus.

Channel

SUTV operates on cable channel 9 and serves the Cedar City, UT area.

Programming

Programming for SUTV comes primarily from local programs produced by SUU Broadcasting students, faculty and staff, educational shows from various sources and from the Classic Arts Showcase - a sort of classical MTV. Local/educational programs are broadcast weekdays during the semester in the late afternoon/early evening hours and repeated the following morning. The balance of the time, Classic Arts Showcase is broadcast.

The station operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Staff

The professional staff consists of faculty from the SUU Department of Communication (who both instruct and advise), a full time station manager and a staff engineer. The balance of the staff are students enrolled in one of the broadcasting courses offered by the University.

Contact Information

Jon Smith - Department Chair and Faculty Advisor
Lee Byers - Station Manager
Lance Jackson - Broadcast Engineer

SUTV
Southern Utah University
351 West University Blvd.
Cedar City, UT 84720

Studio Phone: (435) 865-8539
Comm Dept: (435) 586-7861
FAX: (435) 865-8352