Panelists reflected on their personal experiences working in radio and how they were able to face challenges such as racism and sexism in an ever-changing industry. The lively discussion provided space for panelists to share their struggles in the industry and offer room for genuine advice for those wanting to work in radio.
WERS is looking to bring aboard team members across the station, from the music team to the news team.
Emerson alumnae authors thrill, chill, and scare with stories of witches, ghouls, and hauntings.
88.9 WERS, New England’s first and oldest non-commercial radio station, broadcast from Emerson College, will hold its third annual 617 Day celebration of Massachusetts-based artists on Thursday, June 17, 2021. The celebration will be hosted by WERS Morning Show host George Knight and WERS Afternoon Show host Phil Jones who will be joined by more than a dozen local artists sitting in as guest DJs throughout the day highlighting their favorite songs by fellow local artists.
As a teenager Simpson was a big fan of WERS, and now he’s the GM.
Jack Casey is retiring from Emerson, but don’t expect him to slow down.
There is something for everyone during Emerson Week.
WERS is expanding on its tradition of bringing new hip hop and R&B artists to listeners and advancing its commitment to equity and inclusion by launching ERS+, a new 24/7 urban music stream.
This weekend, WERS is bringing live theatre to your home and domiciles across Greater Boston and beyond with Standing Room Only: Kitchen Kickline, a virtual musical theatre extravaganza featuring local theatre companies.
ArtsEmerson and WERS will use the grant to fund programming initiatives.