Student Media wins website usability challenge

In honor of World Usability Day November 14, N.C. State's IT Accessibility Office conducted a month-long accessibility challenge to see which university websites could correct the most usability errors. N.C. State Student Media, online at, placed first in the 100-999 pages division by correcting 79.93% of the site's usability errors.

WKNC Employee of the Month October 2013: dJ/dx

dJ/dx, well before she was WKNC's DJ of the month for October 2013

WKNC 88.1 FM has named Yvonne Chazal, a first year student in engineering from Morehead City, N.C., as the station's October 2013 DJ of the month. While Chazal, known as dJ/dx, does not even have a regular DJ shift yet, she has earned the title by being the single most helpful, charismatic and motivated student at the station. Chazal started her WKNC training in September 2013 and officially joined the staff in October.

Student Media Partners with Free Speech Week

”Free Speech Week logo

N.C. State Student Media has joined the Society for Professional Journalists, National Press Photographers Association, NPR and others as a 2013 Free Speech Week partnering organizationFormerly known as National Freedom of Speech Week, Free Speech Week is the country’s premier event celebrating free speech and a free press. As a designated public forum for free expression, N.C. State Student Media is dedicated to supporting and celebrating the First Amendment. Free Speech Week runs Oct. 21-27.

Student Media releases updated mobile app

Student Media has released the second version of its mobile app with an updated interface and some added features, including a schedule page for WKNC. The brand new Pack Premiums section features an event calendar, coupons, promotions and classifieds listings. The Student Media app is available for free download on Android and Apple devices.


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