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. The quick piece highlights some of the changes student radio at NC State has undergone over its last 70-something years of continuous operation. A more complete look at WKNC’s history is available from its online history exhibit.
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.
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.”
Shawn Fredericks, a fourth-year student studying international studies, was among 11 individuals recognized across campus during Black History Month celebrations.
Student radio station WKNC 88.1 FM HD-1/HD-2 was honored at two national conventions for excellence in audio and video production.