Submitted by Jamie Lynn Gilbert on Mon, 12/14/2015 - 1:40pm
Student Media Associate Director Jamie Lynn Gilbert was appointed to the College Broadcasters, Inc.'s board of directors for a one-year term as secretary, effective Dec. 1, 2015.
"I am incredibly excited to rejoin the CBI board," Gilbert, who advises student radio station WKNC-FM at North Carolina State University, said. "Being a part of the CBI board was an incredibly rewarding experience and I look forward to again donating my time and talent to help student electronic media outlets across the country." Gilbert previously held the secretary role from 2008-2014.
Submitted by Jamie Lynn Gilbert on Mon, 12/07/2015 - 11:11am
WKNC students led three educational sessions at College Broadcasters, Inc.'s fourth annual National Student Electronic Media Convention Oct. 22-24, 2015 in Minneapolis. CBI Minneapolis featured more than 100 breakout sessions and brought 400 students, advisers/managers and professionals to Minneapolis for the three-day event.
Submitted by Jamie Lynn Gilbert on Wed, 10/28/2015 - 9:18am
It probably comes as no surprise to WKNC 88.1 FM's Raleigh-Durham fan base that the station received its third consecutive nomination as "Biggest Champion of the Local Scene" in College Music Journal's College Radio Awards. WKNC alumnae Bri Aab, who served as the station's 2013-2014 General Manager and now works as a promoter for Team Clermont, was also nominated for Promoter of the Year.
Submitted by Jamie Lynn Gilbert on Mon, 10/12/2015 - 12:07pm
WKNC 88.1 FM will host the next installment of its "Fridays on the Lawn" concert series on Friday, November 6. The event will feature a distinctly pop feel, with performances by Chapel Hill's Sunshine Faces and Charlotte "post-internet emotive indie pop" quartet The Mineral Girls. The event begins at 5 p.m.