Category: News

February 8, 2017

Interviews set for 2017-2018 media leader candidates

NC State Student Media has scheduled interviews with students who have applied for the top leadership positions at the Technician, WKNC-FM, the Nubian Message, Windhover, Agromeck and the Student Business & Marketing Office. These interviews

January 23, 2017

WKNC announces lineup for Double Barrel Benefit 14

WKNC 88.1 FM will hold its 14th annual Double Barrel Benefit concert Friday, Feb. 24 and Saturday, Feb. 25 at Kings in Raleigh.  Footwork producer DJ Paypal, a North Carolina native who now lives in

December 8, 2016

WKNC reaches 10,000 Twitter followers

WKNC’s Twitter account reached its 10,000th follower on Dec. 5. The student-run radio station joined Twitter @WKNC881 and launched a Facebook page in February 2009. The Facebook page currently has 8,726 likes.

December 1, 2016

Gilbert takes over as CBI treasurer

Student Media Associate Director Jamie Lynn Gilbert begins a three year term as College Broadcasters, Inc.’s treasurer. “College Broadcasters, Inc. is an amazing resource for student-run electronic media outlets across the country and I am honored

November 29, 2016

WKNC leads sessions at CBI Philadelphia

WKNC students led three educational sessions at College Broadcasters, Inc.’s fifth annual National Student Electronic Media Convention Oct. 20-22, 2016 in Philadelphia. CBI Philadelphia featured more than 100 breakout sessions and brought nearly 500 students, advisers/managers and

November 18, 2016

Sylvan Esso premieres new single on WKNC

Durham electronic-pop duo Sylvan Esso stopped by the WKNC studio Nov. 17 for a guest DJ set that culminated with the premiere of their new single. “Kick Jump Twist” was released Nov. 18 as the

September 13, 2016

WKNC hosts second annual Radio Ride

WKNC 88.1 FM will host its second annual Radio Ride, an alleycat style bike ride and scavenger-hunt throughout NC State’s campus and downtown Raleigh, on Saturday, September 24 at 1 p.m.

September 9, 2016

Nubian Message goes digital

The NCSU Libraries has released a fully searchable digital archive of the Nubian Message, NC State’s voice of the black student experience. Through a partnership with NC State Student Media, back issues from the newspaper’s initial issue in 1992 through 2005 are online through the Libraries’ Rare and Unique Digital Collections.