Congratulations Class of 2017!

It’s hard to believe its graduation time again! WRKE wants to thank all of it’s current staff members that are graduating from Roanoke College for all of their hard work and service at WRKE.   Madison Pinckes- Program Director Nick Norris (Fall 16)- Assistant Program Director Edyth Cisneros- Marketing Director Taylor Brise- DJ (T-Breeze) Andrew Butts- Co-Host (Let’s Be Honest) Eddie Smith- Co-Host (Alt 60) […]

WRKE Named Student Organization of the Year

WRKE Named Student Organization of the Year

Salem, VA (WRKE) — On April 23rd, WRKE was named the Roanoke College Student Organization of the Year by the Student Life Council for the 2016-2017 academic year. The award was given based upon WRKE’s move to the new studio, interviews with activists like George Takei and Helen Prejean, extended programming, updating of station promotions and music, and the political programming that included coverage of […]

Music Director Hired

Salem, VA (WRKE) —WRKE is excited to announce Kaitlyn “Kait” Mason as the station’s Music Director! Kait is a freshman from Bumpass, VA majoring in Health & Exercise Science. Outside of WRKE, Kait is a D3 Athelte on The Roanoke College Woman’s Soccer Team. Kait will be working over the summer to update WRKE’s music library to better reach our target audience. If you have […]

News and Information Director Hired

Salem, VA (WRKE) — WRKE is excited to announce Natalie Whitney as the station’s News & Information Director! Natalie is a freshman from Nobleboro, Maine majoring in Biology. Outside of WRKE, Natalie is in Roanoke’s Choir. Natalie is excited to revamp the PSA program among other things in her new role! If you have a campus event you want to advertise, contact Natalie at njwhitney@mail.roanoke.edu