WREK Radio Open House

We will be holding an Open House on Friday, January 27th from 3pm to 6pm for any and all Georgia Tech students that are interested in joining. We are located on the second floor of the Student Center, above Einstein Bros Bagels.

Feel free to drop in and get your questions answered, tour the studio, and meet the staff!

Refreshments will be served.

WREK to air multimedia event featuring spoken word audio synced with text displayed on your radio receiver

Starting on Sunday night, December 18th and continuing until Wednesday night, December 21st, WREK will be airing an audio series that will simultaneously display related text on your radio receiver or internet streaming player.  The events will air at midnight sharp each night and represents a collaboration between local artist Joey Orr and former WREK chief engineer Chris Campbell.  Please see our press release and tune in at midnight for this special “live” event!

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WREK on Google+

We have just launched our Google+ page. Check it out here!

StoryCorps on WREK

WREK Atlanta, 91.1 FM is proud to announce that we will soon be airing StoryCorps as part of our regular programming:

StoryCorps is an independent nonprofit whose mission is to provide Americans of all backgrounds and beliefs with the opportunity to record, share, and preserve the stories of our lives. Since 2003, StoryCorps has collected and archived more than 30,000 interviews from more than 60,000 participants. Each conversation is recorded on a free CD to share, and is preserved at the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress

We’ll announce the official scheduling of StoryCorps in the coming week. Thanks for listening!

WREK is at 100,000 Watts

WREK is now broadcasting at 100,000 watts with HD as one of the most technologically advanced radio station run entirely by students.  We are now at the highest power level allowed by the FCC for an FM radio station.

Thanks to everyone for their support for making this project happen!