WKAR Staff http://wkar.org en Katie Wolf named Senior Communications Manager http://wkar.org/post/katie-wolf-named-senior-communications-manager <p>The College of Communication Arts &amp; Sciences at Michigan State University announced today that Katie Wolf will join the College as Senior Communications Manager on August 6, 2012.&nbsp; Katie Wolf has served as Executive Director of the Michigan Humanities Council, where she has overseen grant awards and programs for many state and federally funded cultural programs.</p> Mon, 23 Jul 2012 23:23:19 +0000 Jeanie Croope 21003 at http://wkar.org Katie Wolf named Senior Communications Manager Peter Whorf: WKAR Radio's New Station Manager http://wkar.org/post/peter-whorf-wkar-radios-new-station-manager <p style="margin-left:27.0pt;">Michigan State University announced today that Peter Whorf will join WKAR as Radio Station Manager for the public broadcasting stations on August 27, 2012.&nbsp; Whorf comes to WKAR from WFMT in Chicago, where he has served as Program Director and Vice President for Content for the past seven years.</p> Fri, 13 Jul 2012 16:20:59 +0000 Jeanie Croope 20482 at http://wkar.org Peter Whorf: WKAR Radio's New Station Manager Under the Radar Visits Lansing http://wkar.org/post/under-radar-visits-lansing <p>&quot;Under the Radar Michigan,&quot; the popular weekly series that visits sites throughout Michigan that are both known to all and known to few, came to Lansing. WKAR&#39;s crew met the &quot;UTR&quot; team in downtown Lansing, where host Tom Daldin recorded video promos and a fundraising video for WKAR.</p><p>Judging by the photos, it looks like this might have been the perfect way to spend a June day!</p><p>Watch &quot;Under the Radar Michigan&quot; on Sundays at 7 p.m. on WKAR-TV and Saturdays at 6:30 p.m. on WKAR World.</p> Fri, 29 Jun 2012 15:10:26 +0000 Jeanie Croope 19787 at http://wkar.org Under the Radar Visits Lansing Cindy Herfindahl Retires http://wkar.org/post/cindy-herfindahl-retires <p>Cindy Herfindahl, WKAR&rsquo;s development director for the past eight years (and 28 years at MSU and WKAR in total), is retiring at the end of June. Cindy is known to WKAR viewers and listeners for her appearances during our on-air membership campaigns and to many others, particularly members of Sound Vision Society, Legacy Society and those who have given endowments to WKAR.</p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 14:24:00 +0000 Jeanie Croope 19202 at http://wkar.org Cindy Herfindahl Retires Reporter Gretchen Millich Retires http://wkar.org/post/reporter-gretchen-millich-retires <p>One of WKAR&#39;s veteran reporters, <a href="http://wkar.org/people/gretchen-millich">Gretchen Millich</a>, retired from WKAR on June 8.</p><p>Millich reported on the mid-Michigan community for 22 years, focusing on what listeners jokingly call &ldquo;cops and critters.&rdquo;&nbsp; She was also heard occasionally as a substitute host for <strong>All Things Considered</strong>, and as a regular fundraising host on <strong>Morning Edition</strong>. &nbsp;</p> Fri, 15 Jun 2012 14:47:44 +0000 Jeanie Croope 18991 at http://wkar.org Reporter Gretchen Millich Retires