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WECS Radio 90.1 FM

Eastern Connecticut State University's
Radio Station

Willimantic, CT

Congrats to the new Eastern grads! Make sure to listen to 90.1 WECS this Summer!

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WECS visits Austin… Again!

For the past few years, the WECS Radio Club has packed their things for South by Southwest (SXSW), in Austin, Texas. SXSW is one of the world’s largest music festivals and the premiere event for Independent Music.  The Club has been 3 times over the past 5 years, and unfortunately, did not attend this year.

To make up for this, our Music Director, Jimmy, went down to see Austin a few weeks ago, and although it was “off-season” SXSW, that didn’t change the liveliness of the music scene.

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WECS Summer Update

Hi Everyone,

The Office has been quite without students around to talk to, but our radio is still making as much noise as ever.

A lot has happened this past year that we would like to tell you about, and also our plans for the future. Our Operations Manager and Music Director, Jimmy, will be leaving soon, and in will come new students to keep the station running and making it even better!

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Willistock 2016

Although this is a few weeks after the fact, Finals week has been killing us here on WECS, and we are finally getting caught up with Music Direction/End of the Year stuff to finally post about Willistock 2016 on our website!

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Eastern Commencement Honors CT Broadcast Legend Jerry Franklin

Jerry Franklin has served as CEO and president of CPBN for more than 30 years. Through CPTV, the state’s only public television broadcasting network, and WNPR, Connecticut’s leading National Public Radio affiliate, CPBN serves Connecticut as well as areas of Massachusetts, Rhode Island and New York — reaching an estimated 450,000 television viewers and 276,000 radio listeners each week.

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