WRKE Has Record Staff Second Semester in a Row

WRKE (Salem, VA)-WRKE is excited to announce it has broken the record for both the biggest staff and biggest number of shows in the station’s 12 year history for the second semester in a row. WRKE has added 29 new staff members joined by 42 returners for a record high 78 staff members. 5 of the 78 are paid leaders while the rest make up […]

WRKE DJ Launches WRKE Instagram Page

Salem, VA– WRKE has entered a new social scene, thanks to Mary Rose Stark ’21, host of WRKE’s Midnight Coffee. “Mary Rose came to me with the idea and I loved it,” Program Director Elijah Wilhelm said. “She has a great style and vibe on her show, and I’m excited to see how that vibe can come out on a corporate level for the station.” “Social […]

WRKE Is Seeking New On-Air Staff

Interested in music, production, broadcasting, or communications? Ever wanted to have your own radio show? Then be a DJ for WRKE! All are welcome and you don’t have to be a communications major or have any prior experience! The Spring General Interest Meeting is Sunday, January the 28th at 6 pm in the Garrett Lounge! For pizza, RSVP to emwilhelm@mail.roanoke.edu!     Apply Here

WRKE Announces Second Part of Winter Simulcast Schedule

Salem, VA (WRKE)- WRKE is excited to announce the schedule of Roanoke College games it will be simulcasting for the second half of the Winter 2017/18 season. WRKE will be simulcasting the Maroon Network’s broadcast of 2 Men’s Basketball and 2 Woman’s Basketball games. The simulcast will be hosted by Spring Sports Director Julia Fazio who will introduce and close each game and will provide personal insight during […]

WRKE Names Head Trainers

Salem, VA (WRKE) —WRKE is excited to announce Zach Dalton & Brice Hall as the station’s head trainers! In this position, Zach and Brice will be the lead students in training new WRKE on-air staff. “Zach and Brice have proven in their show, Video Killed the Radio Star, that they know what they are doing, they are passionate about the station, and they are motivated.” Said Program Director […]