Submitted by Patrick Neal on Wed, 03/02/2016 - 7:27am
(From a Technician staff report)
The 2016-2017 leaders of the Technician, WKNC 88.1 FM, the Nubian Message, and the Student Media Business and Marketing Office were selected Tuesday, March 1 at the Student Media Board of Directors' meeting.
Submitted by Jamie Lynn Gilbert on Tue, 03/01/2016 - 4:58pm
WKNC 88.1 FM raised $6,000 from its Double Barrel Benefit 13 event, an annual two-night concert that serves as one of the station’s primary fundraisers. Money raised from events like this account for about 14% of WKNC’s annual operating budget.
Double Barrel Benefit 13 was held Saturday, Feb. 13 at Kings in Raleigh and Saturday, Feb. 20 at Cat’s Cradle in Carrboro. This marked the third time WKNC hosted the event on two different weekends and on two ends of the Triangle. The station’s 25,000-watt signal can be heard throughout the region.
Submitted by Patrick Neal on Fri, 02/19/2016 - 8:03am
The Associated Collegiate Press announced Feb. 12 that the 2015 edition of the Agromeck, NC State’s yearbook and oldest publication, is a finalist for a Pacemaker for the tenth time since 2004.
A Pacemaker is the highest award given out by the Associated Collegiate Press and honors the best student yearbooks, newspapers, magazines and online media. The Agromeck has won a Pacemaker eight times out of its ten nominations since 2004.
Submitted by Patrick Neal on Fri, 02/19/2016 - 8:00am
The 2016 edition of the Agromeck, which will be sent to publish on March 4, has been chosen to be a National Sample Book for Balfour Publishing.
This means that the printing plant will purposefully print and bind extra copies of the 2016 Agromeck to keep and use as an example for the company’s other clients.