**NEWS ALERT** FCC won’t ban ‘Redskins’ from radio.
In a setback for advocates pushing the Washington Redskins to change their name, the Federal Communications Commission today refused to order radio and television stations to stop using the team’s nam
- Congratulations to Mark Curdo of WCYY for another fantastic Markathon to benefit the The Center for Grieving Children, Maine.
Wow, thank YOU all! Thats it, Markathon 7 is done. $50,000 was raised this year for the Center For Grieving Children in 4.5 days/102 radio hours. What a great feeling. I'm not tired, I'm happy. Very happy that you all helped so many people again this year. Thanks for listening to me too much on the radio and for giving so kindly.
- Our thoughts are with the family and friends of local Bangor area broadcaster JJ West, who has passed away. Radio is great because of local voices and it is always a sad day when one of those voices leaves us.
FCC Affirms Rejection Of Noncomm's Proposal To Test Looser Underwriting Restrictions
The FCC has affirmed its denial of MARICOPA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT's proposal to test the effects of using "prohibited material" in underwriting spots on noncommercial News-Talk KJZZ and Classical KBAQ/PHOENIX. The stations' request for a three-year "controlled and limited experiment" or waiver…
- Send some radio love to Caribou.
Hit And Run Incident at Caribou Radio Station
Photo courtesy Town Square Media Caribou Police and State Police are trying to figure out who's responsible for a hit and run incident at a radio station
The Moment Chicago Radio Hosts Found Out On The Air That They Were Fired
We mentioned this while it was happening yesterday, but it's another thing altogether to see video of Chicago sports radio hosts trying to doing their show as they learn their entire station is going to be shut down.
FCC advances plan to put contest rules online.
The five FCC commissioners voted unanimously on Friday to advance a rulemaking that could open the door to radio and TV stations posting their contest rules online. The proposed update to regulation
- We need one of these at WHSN.
- If you've never listened to WFMU, this documentary will be one heck of an introduction.
Brilliance In Bumps And Bruises, On Air And On Screen
New Jersey radio station WMFU prides itself on radically open programming — like three hours of "Eleanor Rigby" covers. But as a new film shows, it can be tough to pay bills and maintain a mission.
Radio BroadcastingAs of Fall 2014, Media Studies will have a name change to Mass Communications
Radio broadcasting is an ever-evolving medium. It’s no longer just about being a “DJ”. It’s about being a versatile contributor within a group of radio stations. Radio stations are pushing web and social media content to engage with listeners along with the traditional aspects of radio. We provide you with the fundamentals of news reporting, radio performance, programming and operations. You will have the opportunity to take webmedia, marketing and social media courses as electives.
At NESCom our focus is giving you the tools needed to build your knowledge and develop your skills. WHSN 89.3-FM, Bangor’s only alternative rock station, provides students a platform craft their skills. You will be responsible for on-air shifts and programming. The radio station, which broadcasts 24 hours per day, provides our students with real world experience.