EAU CLAIRE, Wis., Oct. 1, 2013––Blugold Radio will include a feature on the University of Wisconsin men’s hockey team as well as an in-studio performance by Minneapolis band Carroll during this week’s broadcast.
During the first hour, Jessica Sharpee will profile UW-Eau Claire’s Biology Club. The club is an academic and service based organization whose purpose is to promote biological awareness among its members and fellow students.
James Pfitzinger and Jessica Sharpee will also report on the University of Wisconsin men’s hockey team who will be holding their first official practice of the season this Saturday, October 5 at Eau Claire’s Hobbs Ice Center. The Badgers are ranked third in the NCAA pre-season national rankings and feature two Eau Claire Memorial alums, Jefferson Dahl and Jake McCabe.
Sara Hansen will interview Minnesota band good night, gold dust who released their third EP Come Down on September 20.
In the second hour, Raina Beutel will discover what UW-Eau Claire students’ biggest fears are in her “Raina At Large” segment.
Elliot Etzkorn will sit down with the music group Chiaroscuro Trio who recently released their debut album, New People. They are the only professional chamber ensemble that features voice, viola, and piano and are comprised of two UW-Eau Claire music professors, Drs. Aurélien and Elizabeth Pétillot.
Hour three of Blugold Radio (Sundays 5-8 pm) will include an in-studio performance by four-piece Minneapolis band Carroll. The band was interviewed last week by Kelsie McMahon during her entertainment segment and will be featured artists at UW-Eau Claire’s Cabin on Friday, October 4 at 11:30 am and 8 pm as well as Saturday, October 5 at 8 pm.
James Pfitzinger will join Spectator staff members David Heiling, Steve Fruehauf, and Nick Erickson to discuss all the latest in local and national sports in this week’s sportscast.
During Blugold Radio News, Shelli Adamcyzk will report on the proposed DNR bill that would allow deer as pets, while Glenn Olson will talk about the plan to set up people around the Chippewa River at night to prevent drownings. In addition, Chi Ab Vang will learn about UW-Eau Claire’s new food truck and the latest student organization to be added at UW-Eau Claire, Johnball Club.
WUEC student programming is broadcast from Hibbard Humanities Hall on the UW-Eau Claire campus Sunday nights from 5 to 8 p.m. on 89.7 FM. For more information on Blugold Radio, please visit https://wuec.org/ and http://wpr.org/