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KWCW gears up for a new year of content and outreach

KWCW gears up for a new year of content and outreach

Catherine Fisher, Staff Writer

September 15, 2016


Filed under A&E

Looking up at the KWCW banner on the mezzanine floor of Reid Campus Center, one might wonder how the DJs even reach this seemingly inaccessible station. In reality, it’s quite easy to reach the KWCW offices; one just has to enter the elevator and press “M.” A big emphasis for KWCW this year is...

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

Megan Hearst

April 28, 2016


Filed under A&E

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

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An Interactive Podcast about the Latest Movies and Everything Film

Allison Hall, Staff Writer

April 14, 2016


Filed under A&E

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.

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KWCW Show of the Week: Cosmic Dread Radio

KWCW Show of the Week: Cosmic Dread Radio

Eric Anderson, Staff Writer

December 3, 2015


Filed under A&E, Pio Picks

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...

KWCW Show of the Week: Bangers and M.A.S.H.

Eric Anderson, Staff Writer

November 5, 2015


Filed under A&E, Pio Picks

The music and talk show Bangers and M.A.S.H. discusses community and campus events.

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In Opposition to Beats Radio

Benjamin Shoemake, Columnist

October 28, 2015


Filed under Columnists, OPINION

We need to stop forcing American products, the English language, and US culture onto the rest of the world, and start creating new technologies that allow us to better hear what is being said in response.

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KWCW Show of the Week: Let the Maggots Feast

Eric Anderson, A&E Writer

October 7, 2015


Filed under A&E, Pio Picks

Perfect for "anyone that likes to boogie... anyone that likes the funk, [and] anyone that likes to turnip the beat, to use a vegetable pun."

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KWCW Show of the Week

Megan Hearst, Staff Writer

September 24, 2015


Filed under A&E

It’s been just a few days since the Pio Hour’s last broadcast, and already sophomores Andrew Schwartz and Anna Middleton are gearing up for next week’s bimonthly release. As the show’s editors, reporters, broadcasters and research team, there’s a lot of work to do before 10 a.m. Monday...

Inclusive Language, Walla Walla Roastery, and the ARC: The Pio Hour Show 2

Mary Kampa and Julio Escarce

September 23, 2015


Filed under MEDIA, The Pio Hour Podcast, Web Only

In this episode of the Pio Hour new hosts Mary Kampa and Julio Escarce interview residence hall directors regarding the Inclusive Language Campaign. They also learn about the roasting processes used by the Walla Walla Roastery and learn about new changes at the Academic Resource Center at Whitman College. Turn...

Rodeo and Stories: The Pio Hour Show 1

Andrew Schwartz and Anna Middleton

September 18, 2015


Filed under MEDIA, The Pio Hour Podcast, Web Only

Anna Middleton and Andrew Schwartz host The Pio Hour's first show this week. In this podcast they visit the Walla Walla Fair, investigate the new library couches, interview Pioneer editor-in-chief Sarah Cornett about the new residence hall projects, and talk with Kyle Donald '16 about his pursuit of...

Summer Updates from The Pioneer

Sarah Cornett

June 30, 2015


Filed under Editors' Blog

We are excited to inform you all of some new and exciting developments in The Pioneer's future!

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KWCW show of the week: Junk Drawer

KWCW show of the week: Junk Drawer

Linnaea Weld

October 23, 2014


Filed under A&E

Show: Junk Drawer Hosts: Bob and Spencer Betts Time: Thursdays, 8-9 p.m. The show "Junk Drawer" is the audio version of what you would find in your junk drawer –– everything you did not know you needed. The father-son duo plays a combination of classic rock to Cat Power. The hosts make playlists...

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