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Gigabit Detroit: Amplify the Wifi

The Equitable Internet Initiative is a collaboration between Allied Media Projects (AMP) and the Detroit Community Technology Project (DCTP) to ensure that more Detroit residents have the tools to leverage digital technologies for social and economic development.

Register Now for Co.Open Workshops in Electronic Music, Data Mapping, and Video Production

Co.Open is excited to open registration for its fall digital media workshops in Audio/Electronic Music Production, Graphic Design, and Data, Mapping and Research Justice. Co.Open is a media-making cooperative that provides design services, training, and professional development for freelancers and media makers in Detroit.

A Chrysalis Year

We are taking a one year break from producing the AMC. The conference returns in 2020.

The AMC has been a phenomenal caterpillar, hungry and growing for two decades, but what is the butterfly that we can become? We think it will take a year in chrysalis to figure it out. This will be a year of reflection, deep-dive evaluation, research, and development – a year that includes your voice – as we plan for the return of the AMC.

Michigan Environmental Justice Coalition seeks to change the narrative, make urban and rural connections at September Statewide Summit in Flint

Across Michigan, communities, often disproportionately low-income people of color, are facing environmental threats to their health. Taken individually, these challenges can seem isolated. But looked at in aggregate, a different picture emerges--one of a state at a crossroads.

AMP is Hiring a Communications Director, Apply by September 7

AMP is hiring a Communications Director to work with our Executive Director and other senior staff to set the editorial direction for a multi-media, multi-channel communications strategy that tells the story of AMP’s programs and our vision for a more just, creative, and collaborative world.