The AV department has an all in one podium, microphone, amp and speakers. This podium works for events in the Hoke main lounge, Hoke 200 rooms, Macs Grill and Mountie cafe. One the back of the podium are controls to adjusts bass, treble, mic level, a secondary mic and aux level. The power button is lit red when on and for the best results users should position mouth approximately 1 inch from the microphone while talking. The podium has wheels on the base for moving.