WRKE Names Co-Music Directors

WRKE (Salem, VA)- In a WRKE first, WRKE has named two staff members co-music directors. Freshmen Rebecca Mitchell and Olivia Sampogna, hosts of the WRKE show Bec & Liv, will be sharing the position of Music Director. Building off the great work of previous music director Kait Mason, Olivia and Rebecca will continue to add alternative/indie to the WRKE library that plays whenever there is not […]

WRKE Show of the Month: February

WRKE (Salem, VA)- WRKE is excited to announce it’s first ever Show of the Month! Each month, WRKE admin will choose and highlight a show that goes above and beyond in the planning, producing, and execution of their show. The first show of the month is Video Killed the Radio Star. The show is a movie talk show hosted by Freshmen Brice Hall and Zach Dalton. “Brice […]

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