WKNC raises $6,000 at Double Barrel Benefit 13

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.

Agromeck named Pacemaker finalist for 10th year since '04

Agromeck named Pacemaker finalist

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.

2016 Agromeck to be Balfour National Sample Book

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.

Advisory boards to interview 2016-2017 leader applicants

NC State Student Media has scheduled interviews with those students who have applied for the top leadership positions at the Technician, the Nubian Message, WKNC 88.1 FM Raleigh, and the Student Business & Marketing Office for 2016-2017. 

These interviews are open to the public, and we encourage anyone with an interest in our organizations to attend.


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