Student Media website wins accessibility challenge

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The Student Media website reduced its accessibility errors by 80 percent during NC State’s Web Accessibility Challenge to take top honors in the 500-1,500 web pages division.

Gilbert honored with Pride of the Wolfpack

Pride of the Wolfpack certificateStudent Media Associate Director Jamie Lynn Gilbert was among 25 recipients of the spring 2018 "Pride of the Wolfpack" award. She received the honor at the Division of Academic and Student Affairs End of Year Celebration and Awards Ceremony on April 23.

Gilbert was nominated by Holly Durham, DASA's Assistant Vice Chancellor for Finance. According to Durham, Gilbert was recognized for her skills managing Student Media's $1 million annual budget.

WKNC raises $6,500 at Double Barrel Benefit 15

WKNC 88.1 FM HD-1 raised $6,500 from this year’s Double Barrel Benefit, an annual two-night benefit concert for the station. Now in its 15th year, Double Barrel took place on Friday, Feb. 2 and Saturday, Feb. 3 at Kings in downtown Raleigh.

Well$ and The Future Kings of Nowhere to headline Double Barrel Benefit 15

WKNC Double Barrel Benefit 15 posterWKNC 88.1 FM HD-1 will hold its 15th annual Double Barrel Benefit concert Friday, Feb. 2 and Saturday, Feb. 3 at Kings in Raleigh.

Raleigh’s RGB starts off night one of DBB on Feb. 2, which will feature electronic and hip-hop artists. Chapel Hill’s Diaspoura and Jooselord Magnus from Durham are also on the bill with Charlotte rapper Well$ headlining.

The Triangle has heavy representation for DBB night two, with Raleigh’s Drugcharge starting the night followed by The Muslims from Durham and Raleigh’s Pie Face Girls. Durham’s The Future Kings of Nowhere, who have reunited for this year’s show, headline.


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