Category: Arts & Culture

Daniela Patiño and Alan “CHICO” Marines
May 5, 2020

Seniors Collaborate to Release Debut Single, ‘Miel’

Seniors Daniela Patiño and Alan “CHICO” Marines have released their long-awaited debut single, “Miel”—a Spanglish bolero that dropped in April. Both have been heavily involved in Juntos programming at NC State.

April 23, 2020

WKNC still broadcasting 24/7 during pandemic

WKNC 88.1 FM HD-1/HD-2, NC State’s campus radio station, is still broadcasting 24/7 during the pandemic and hopes to take people’s mind off of everything during this unprecedented time.

Thomas Peters smiles and does the wolfie in his band uniform
April 14, 2020

Achieving Major Goals

Financial support has allowed first-generation student Thomas Peters to pursue his love for music as drum major for NC State’s marching band and his goal of a career in information technology.

April 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.

March 31, 2020

DASA Adapts to ‘New Normal’ with New Virtual Programming

While the COVID-19 pandemic has forced the cancelation of almost every in-person campus event this spring, the Division of Academic and Student Affairs has quickly adapted to the situation and is now offering a plethora of virtual events and activities to engage the NC State community as well as the public.

Person with green hair standing in front of a heavily stickered door
March 16, 2020

WKNC General Manager Named to National Board

Laura Mooney, a third-year student studying social work and the general manager for the campus radio station WKNC 88.1 FM HD-1/HD-2, was elected to a one-year term on the College Broadcasters, Inc. board of directors.

88.1 WKNC logo
March 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.”