press release

Peter Whorf: WKAR Radio's New Station Manager

Jul 13, 2012

Michigan State University announced today that Peter Whorf will join WKAR as Radio Station Manager for the public broadcasting stations on August 27, 2012.  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.

MAY 15, 2012

"BackStage Pass" from WKAR Public Media kicks off a new production season with four concert tapings at East Lansing Hannah Community Center on June 26 and 27. The featured bands will be Home Again, Domestic Problems, Howling Diablos and Silent Lapse.

WKAR Wins Public Television Station of the Year Award

Mar 20, 2012

March 20, 2012

WKAR Wins Public Television Station of the Year Award

(East Lansing, MI) WKAR-TV and Radio took home a collection of awards from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters, including that of Public Television Station of the Year. Awards were presented at the Great Lakes Broadcast Conference during the Broadcast Excellence Awards ceremony March 14, in Lansing.