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Author: Jamie Lynn Gilbert

Apr 2, 2020

WKNC Interviews Local Music Venue Owners

WKNC's Laura Mooney interviews the owners of five of Raleigh's most prominent music venues who have co-created a fundraising campaign to pay staff during closures. 

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Mar 10, 2020

Geet Bazaar featured on WUNC ‘State of Things’

WKNC's South Asian music program Geet Bazaar has brought the music of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and beyond to the Triangle for more than two decades. Hosts Afroz Taj and John Caldwell recently visited WUNC to speak with Frank Stasio on the program "The State of Things." 

Feb 26, 2019

Nubian Message editor spotlighted by College of Sciences

The NC State College of Sciences has selected Keilah Davis, a senior in physics, for a video spotlight on student scholars and leaders. 

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Feb 19, 2019

WKNC featured in NC State magazine

Student-run radio station WKNC 88.1 FM HD-1/HD-2 is featured in the "Then & Now" section of the winter 2018 NC State alumni magazine. 

Jan 24, 2019

WKNC GM speaks as part of “State of Sound: Stories”

Join "State of Sound: Stories" for a conversation with Conlon about WKNC, broadcasting and being an integral and influential part of the world of music without playing instruments or writing songs. 

Jan 22, 2019

Kate Rhudy and Young Bull to Headline WKNC Double Barrel Benefit 16

Night one starts with Das Drip, Real Dad, Max Gowan and headliner Kate Rhudy. Moon Racer kicks off night two, following with Housefire, M8alla, and headliner Young Bull. 

Nov 27, 2018

WKNC announces spring training dates

WKNC 88.1 FM will host an interest meeting for new DJs on Wednesday, Jan. 9 from 6-7 p.m. in 201 Witherspoon Student Center. 

Nov 12, 2018

WKNC DJ wins three-minute thesis competition

WKNC DJ Ciera Cipriani earned top recognition Oct. 30 in the 2018 Three Minute Thesis competition, sponsored by the NC State Graduate School. 

Nov 9, 2018

WKNC wins Pinnacle and Film Festival awards

WKNC took home five awards at the Associated Collegiate Press and College Media Association Fall National College Media Convention Oct. 25-28 in Louisville, Ky. 

Nov 7, 2018

WKNC leads sessions at CBI Seattle

WKNC General Manager Jules Conlon and Promotions Director Annelise Thorn received NC State Undergraduate Research Travel Grants to lead sessions at the College Broadcasters, Inc. National Student Electronic Media Convention Oct. 25-27 in Seattle.