WUEC 89.7 FM PROGRAMMING FOR OCTOBER 19
EAU CLAIRE, Wis., October 14–– Blugold Radio airs this Sunday with a feature on an A Capella group from Hudson, Wis.
Producer Kayla Menzie’s “Exploring the Arts” segment this week will highlight an interview with the Morton Sisters, an A Capella group from Hudson, Wis. The Morton Sisters will also be performing, in studio, their rendition of the 2012 song “Morning Comes” by Delta Rae.
News Director Glen Olson will be discussing what is being done about the excess money generated from student fees for Davies Student Center, text book rentals, and a number of other programs and why those fees are not being lowered.
Reporter Sam Martinez will be speaking about the current initiative by UW-Eau Claire students to label storm drains. The “No Dumping, Drains to Waterways” stickers are being implemented by students throughout the city with the help of Dr. Crispin Pierce, an associate professor at UW-Eau Claire, and the city of Eau Claire’s Advisory Commission on Sustainability.
Producer Courtney Kueppers will be talking to members from Alpha Phi Omega (APO), a service fraternity. The UW-Eau Claire chapter of APO was founded in 1949. APO is a coeducational national service organization that provides it members the chance to develop leadership skills through service projects.
Producer Zhen Wei Yap will be speaking with students born in Turkey for his International segment “The Zhen Plane.” Reporter Elizabeth Gosling will play traditional Turkish music.
Reporter Samantha Wensel will be reviewing the new movie “Annabelle” for her weekly “Sammi Says” segment. The 2014 film was directed by John R. Leonetti and stars Ward Horton and Annabelle Wallis. “Annabelle,” a spin-off from the 2013 film “The Conjuring,” is currently in theaters.
Reporter Kiri Salinas will be reporting on the prevalence of deer ticks carrying lyme disease in the Eau Claire area.
And finally, reporter Jake Paulis will be playing jazz music throughout the show. Jazz is a musical genre that originated in the late 19th and early 20th century from African-American communities.
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WUEC is a professional, yet fun student run program. Blugold Radio is broadcast from Hibbard Humanities Hall on the UW-Eau Claire campus Sunday nights from 5 to 8 pm on 89.7 FM. For more information on Blugold Radio, please visit https://wuec.org/ and http://wpr.org/.