Category Archives: DISH TV Essays

DISH Systems Announces Their Second Annual Essay Scholarship for 2012

With the cost of school tuition continuing to rise it is getting harder to afford college. DISH Systems would like to help. Announcing our second annual Essay Scholarship for 2012! We thoroughly enjoyed reading your essays from last year and can’t wait to see what you come up with for this year. We will proudly […]

Bringing Attention to Social Issues Through TV Programming

Oprah recently launched the “OWN” network with original programming designed to entertain, inform, and inspire. If you were the executive of a TV network, what kind of programming would you create? In our world today it seems that many people have a limited perspective concerning issues facing our society. People seem to close their minds […]

Student Essay: News Television Provides Uncompromising Perspective

 Do you think broadcast news on TV is dead because of the Internet? Why or why not? Broadcast news today is being eclipsed more and more by the Internet and other media such as the radio. The Internet provides so much information. The information is hunted, grabbed, and condensed into a comprehensible copy that the […]

Creating an Empowering TV Network for Teen Girls

Oprah recently launched the “OWN” network with original programming designed to entertain, inform, and inspire. If you were the executive of a TV network, what kind of programming would you create? Teenage girls are always searching for advice, health tips, the latest styles, and entertainment. All girls should be able to receive this in their […]

Predicting the Future of Television from a Student’s Perspective

Where do you see TV technology going in the next ten years? Where do I see TV technology going in the next 10 years? Right now TV technology is so advanced and sophisticated in 10 years the TV of today will be unrecognizable. Was it just over 10 years ago that TVs were the size […]

Bringing Back Family Friendly TV Programming

Oprah recently launched the “OWN” network with original programming designed to entertain, inform, and inspire. If you were the executive of a TV network, what kind of programming would you create? If I were the executive of a TV network, I wouldn’t really create anything.  I would instead bring back the classics people love and […]

DISH Systems Scholarship Essays 2011

After the conclusion of our successful DISH Systems Scholarship Essay Contest for high school seniors and non-graduating college students, we have come to a decision as to who our final winner of the 1,000 scholarship award will be. We will announce the winner of the DISH Systems scholarship essay on June 1st. In the meantime, […]