The Radio Department offers a program that provides each student with a comprehensive overview of the art and business of radio broadcasting while developing in-depth knowledge and skills in on-air talent and show hosting, production, programming and producing for commercial and public radio formats including satellite radio, podcasting and webcasting... read more
Originally from New York City, Radio Department graduate Shannon Dawson (B.A. '13) like many college graduates found her post-college career was at a crossroads.Grammy Award Winning Artist Lupe Fiasco Stops by WCRX-FM!
Orin De Jonge, known on-air as Spangooli the Don, recently had the opportunity to welcome Grammy Award winning artist Lupe Fiasco to his weekly Hip Hop show, "Say Word Radio," on WCRX-FM.Dave Berner's Memoir Wins 2013 Chicago Writers Association Book of the Year Award
Dave W. Berner, Associate Professor Radio Department, has won the 2013 Chicago Writers Association Book of the Year Award for his memoir, Any Road Will Take You There: A Journey of Fathers and Son in the category of nontraditional nonfiction.
WGCI-FM's DJ A-OH ('10) can now add another title to his lengthy resume, as he has been tabbed as the first ever Program Director at new Miami, FL Urban Contemporary station, WMIB-FM/103.5 The Beat.WCRX-FM's Brendan Taylor Interviews Metro Chicago Owner Joe Shanahan
The Student Programming Board at Columbia College Chicago sponsored their Annual Music Conference (MIC), and WCRX-FM's Brendan Taylor had the opportunity to sit down and talk with the keynote speaker of the event, legendary Metro Chicago nightclub owner, Joe Shanahan.WCRX-FM's "Nothing But Net" Interviews Top Northwestern Basketball Recruits
Two of the top High School basketball players in the nation, Bryant McIntosh of Greensburg High School (IN), and Scott Lindsey of Fenwick High School (IL), recently discussed their recruiting process with WCRX-FM's "Nothing But Net," co-hosts Miguel Flores and Joseph George.Grammy Nominated Artist B.o.B. Interviewed at WCRX-FM!
WCRX-FM's Orin De Jonge, known on-air as Spangooli the Don, interviewed Hip Hop artist B.o.B live in-studio on Tuesday, November 12th, 2013.