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
The next time you sit back and watch an NBA game on the Turner Sports Network, know that one of the behind the scenes Production Assistants is none other than 2014 Radio Department graduate Adam Hausen.Sean Wilmsen Gets in "The Game" as an Account Executive at WGWG, 87.7 FM
2014 Radio Department graduate Sean Wilmsen spent the better part of his last few weeks at Columbia College Chicago interviewing for Account Executive positions at Chicago radio stations. That perseverance and fortitude led him to acquire a full-time position as an Account Executive at WGWG, 87.7 FM, "The Game," in Chicago.Sam Stith Remixes Track for Up and Coming R&B Artist Amanya Amariel
A chance encounter has led Radio Department Adjunct Faculty member Sam Stith into a prominent role in remixing and producing Amanya Amariel's latest single, "Love Clouds."Radio Student Miguel Flores Handles Ring Announcing Duties for MMA Card in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Radio Department Junior Miguel Flores traveled to Santa Fe, New Mexico on Saturday, June 14, 2014, to ring announce for an action packed night of Mixed Martial Arts fights for the Triple A MMA organization.Jesse Betend Interviews Rising UK Band "These New Puritans"
Junior Radio Department Major Jesse Betend recently had the opportunity to interview the amazingly talented Jack Barnett, vocalist, songwriter, producer, multi-instrumentalist, of UK rock band, These New Puritans.Radio Major Rachel Kasperek Chosen to DJ for Young Chicago Authors Events
Following a successful stint as a DJ during Manifest, Columbia College Chicago's Annual Urban Arts Festival, Radio Department Senior Rachel Kasperek aka "DJ RachCity," has been selected as the resident DJ every Tuesday for #WordPlay, Chicago's longest running youth workshop and open mic, sponsored by Young Chicago Authors.WCRX wins 2 Intercollegiate Broadcasting System Awards
After receiving 6 student nominations, and 1 overall nomination, WCRX-FM took home first place in 2 categories at the Intercollegiate Broadcast System Awards (IBS) ceremony in New York City.