Student Media releases 2013-2014 awards list

The 2013 Windhover, edited by Lisa Dickson, won the Gold Crown awardN.C. State Student Media finished the 2013-2014 year with recognition from a number of local, state and national organizations. The 2013 Windhover, edited by Lisa Dickson, earned the Gold Crown award in March 2014, which is the highest honor given by the Columbia Scholastic Press Association.

View the complete list of awards earned by Agromeck, Nubian Message, Technician, Windhover and WKNC 88.1 FM.

N.C. college radio stations ‘Play it SAFE’ for women’s safety

Play it Safe benefit concert flierOn Friday, May 30, WKNC 88.1 joins three other North Carolina college radio stations for Play it SAFE, a benefit concert raising money for the Durham Crisis Response Center. Local artists, and advocates of women’s safety, Gross Ghost, See Gulls, and T0W3RS will perform for the event at The Pinhook in Durham. 

WKNC 88.1 FM, WXDU 88.7 FM, WUAG 103.1 FM, and WXYC 89.3 FM are sponsoring the event, with organizational help from The Pinhook that aims to promote a safe community for women in light of recent and controversial cases of sexual assault in the local Triangle area.

Triangle Downtowner names WKNC Best Radio Station

Triangle Downtowner May 2014 coverTriangle Downtowner magazine, a locally-owned and operated monthly focused on the Triangle area, named WKNC 88.1 FM as the region's top radio station in its 4th annual Best of Downtowner awards.

WKNC DJs for NAMI Walks

WKNC's Diego Cancel and Kairsten Fay at NAMIWalks 2014WKNC supported the National Alliance of Mental Health (NAMI) North Carolina by providing DJ services at their 10th annual NAMIWalks fundraising event. The 2-mile walk took place Saturday, May 3 at the Dorthea Dix Campus in Raleigh. DJs Kairsten Fay and Diego Cancel provided music. Their program "Arroz con Pollo" can be heard Saturdays from 5-6 p.m. on WKNC 88.1 FM and

WKNC's Diego Cancel and Kairsten Fay take a selfie at NAMIWalks. For more photos from the event, visit the NAMI NC Facebook page.


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