WUEC 89.7 FM PROGRAMMING FOR MAY 10
EAU CLAIRE, Wis., April 29 – Blugold Radio 89.7 FM airs this Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. with a feature on the upcoming Blugold Radio Spring Music Festival. Producer Kayla Menzie will be interviewing Fifth Element during her ‘Exploring the Arts’ segment. The festival is taking place Thursday, May 7 at 7:00 p.m. in Scholfield Auditorium on the UW-Eau Claire campus. Tickets are on sale at the Davies Service Center.
In news, News Director Glen Olson will report on a recent bird flu outbreak that may affect farmers in western Wisconsin. Reporter Symone Foster will be covering a new summer job fair being held on May 7 at UW- Eau Claire. The job fair is being coordinated by the collaborative efforts of the UW- Eau Claire College Democrats and College Republicans. Also in news, Station Manager Breane Lyga will be spotlighting young women at UW- Eau Claire pursuing degrees in Computer Science. Currently, only 1 of the 226 Computer Science majors at the university are women.
Producer Sammi Wensel will be reviewing Fired Up Pizza during this week’s Eau Claire Eats segment. Fired Up Pizza is located near Golf Road in Eau Claire.
Finally, Assistant Producer Miles Melton-Mraz will be reviewing the 1982 Arnold Schwarzenegger film, “Conan the Barbarian” and Assistant Producer Jake Paulis will play music from Irish punk band, Dropkick Murphy.
WUEC 89.7 FM is a professional and unique student run program. Blugold Radio broadcasts from Hibbard Humanities Hall on the UW-Eau Claire campus Sunday nights from 5 to 8 p.m.