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KWCW Spotlight: Students Talk Race, Sexuality and More on Air

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Michelle Foster, A&E Editor

October 4, 2017

"We're Black, We're Queer, We're Here" brings the intersectionality of race and sexuality to KWCW radio.

KWCW Show of the Week: “i love love love you”

KWCW Show of the Week:

Afton Weaver, Staff Reporter

April 27, 2017

Hosted by senior Tara McCulloch, “i love love love you” spins love songs across a spectrum genres ranging from folk to jazz, all in an effort to showcase an eclectic blend of music and a new perspective on love. The segment on KWCW radio airs on Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Wanting to take...

KWCW Show of the Week: “Radio Wrongthink”

Michelle Foster, Staff Writer

February 23, 2017

Diversity of thought is the focus of "Radio Wrongthink," sophomore Emma Philbrook's contribution to KWCW talk radio. Controversial topics and challenging ideas are plentiful in this unconventional show, during which Philbrook presents the opposite point of view to whatever the popular opinion is on...

KWCW Show of the Week: “The Revolver Yoga Hour”

KWCW Show of the Week:

Michelle Foster, Staff Writer

December 1, 2016

Yoga instruction, philosophy and a little bit of music are all brought together in “The Revolver Yoga Hour,” a KWCW show hosted by community member and alumnus Court Morgan ‘07. The show focuses on yoga philosophy and education, airing on Wednesdays from 8 to 9 a.m. The first half of a typical show con...

KWCW Show of the Week: “A Changing Tide: The Presidency, Past and Present (A Philosophical Investigation)”

KWCW Show of the Week:

Eric Anderson, A&E Editor

October 20, 2016

According to the hosts of “A Changing Tide: The Presidency, Past and Present (A Philosophical Investigation),” senior economics and psychology major Trevor Press and senior philosophy major Zach Turner, the long title of their show is no accident. “We pride ourselves on our long titles,” Press said. “We want ...

KWCW Show of the Week: Mossy Tentacles

Martina Pansze, Managing Editor

September 29, 2016

The fall mornings seem to be getting a bit chillier every day, but you can warm up and prepare for your week with the radio show “Mossy Tentacles.” Hosted by senior Art History and Visual Culture Studies major Emma Philipps and senior Religion major Spencer Thomas, the show airs from 9:00 to 11:00...

KWCW Show of the Week: George Clooney’s Secret Playlist

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Megan Hearst

April 28, 2016

It all began with a simple question: what music does George Clooney listen to?

KWCW Show of the Week: The Minority Report

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Eric Anderson, Staff Writer

April 21, 2016

For senior politics majors Gladys Gitau and Shireen Nori, the fact that they would be graduating a mere semester after beginning "The Minority Report" was not an issue in deciding to start the show. "We had been talking about doing a radio show for the past three years, and it never worked out," Nori...

An Interactive Podcast about the Latest Movies and Everything Film

An Interactive Podcast about the Latest Movies and Everything Film

Allison Hall, Staff Writer

April 14, 2016

Senior Evan Martin, a Film and Media Studies major, combines three things he loves—film, music and improv—to create a podcast about film that has something in it for everyone.

KWCW Show of the Week: Dance with the Devil

Eric Anderson, Staff Writer

April 1, 2016

He may delight in suffering and despair, but even Satan, Lord of Darkness, can sometimes feel weighed down by the pressure of his job. When that happens, the Father of Lies says there is no better relaxation than grooving to his favorite dance beats on the radio. "There just aren't that many great...

KWCW Show of the Week: Neat Beats

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Emma Cooper

March 3, 2016

A good way to wind-down after a long Friday is listening to Sophomore Maddy Gyongyosi and Sophomore Will Selman's KWCW show "Neat Beats" from 5pm-7pm.

KWCW Show of the Week: Cosmic Dread Radio

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Eric Anderson, Staff Writer

December 3, 2015

For those living on campus, it can be easy to think of KWCW as being “college radio,” run by Whitman students for other Whitman students. But shows like “Cosmic Dread Radio,” hosted by community member Gary Young, serve as a good reminder that there is more to the station–and its contributors–than...

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