Submitted by Jamie Lynn Gilbert on Wed, 05/27/2015 - 5:05pm
Student Media Assistant Director Jamie Lynn Gilbert was one of 20 employees across campus to complete the two-semester Pathways Leadership Development Program this spring. Based on Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner’s leadership principle: “Leadership development is self-development,” Pathways is a two-semester program designed to enhance interpersonal effectiveness and leadership propensity.
Submitted by Jamie Lynn Gilbert on Tue, 05/26/2015 - 4:09pm
WKNC 88.1 FM at N.C. State and Radio K, student-run radio at University of Minnesota, have joined forces to release "All Summer No Bummer," a collaborative mixtape featuring 20 summery songs from North Carolina and Minnesota. Last week the stations premiered two tracks each day selected by the other station and then released the whole set for free download on Bandcamp on May 22.
Submitted by Jamie Lynn Gilbert on Fri, 05/22/2015 - 1:21pm
WKNC 88.1 FM and its 2014-2015 General Manager John Kovalchik were among those honored at the inaugural Student Leadership, Engagement and Development Awards Program April 21 in Talley Student Union. The Student L.E.A.D Awards were established to recognize students and organizations for their contributions to student organizations, community service and co-curricular excellence. Awards were presented in service, leadership and engagement categories.
Submitted by Jamie Lynn Gilbert on Thu, 05/21/2015 - 11:31am
Four Student Media websites were recognized in the third annual N.C. State Global Accessibility Awareness Day Challenge, a month-long contest designed to promote accessibility throughout the campus and improve the accessibility of campus websites.
WKNC placed first in the small sites (fewer than 100 pages) category. The site began the challenge with more than 11,000 accessibility errors and corrected 87.88%.