Simmons College Radio nominated for national broadcast awards
Simmons College Radio has received three nominations for broadcast excellence from the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS). The station has been named a national finalist for:
Most Innovative Programming in College Radio - "Globalization on a Shoestring" [UPDATE: Globalization on a Shoestring won 1st place!]
Best Live Music Broadcast - "The Jon Herington Band"
Watch The Jon Herington Band perform in the Trustman Art Gallery
Best Celebrity Interview - "CK Our Way & Alexz Johnson"
The winners in each category will be announced March 3 at the 72nd Annual Intercollegiate Broadcasting System International Radio & Webcasting Conference in New York.
IBS has announced that the station also will be presented with a "Golden Microphone Award for Broadcast Excellence" for the third year in a row.
This year's national competition drew close to 250 entries from more than two dozen colleges and universities including, Northwestern, Hofstra, and DePaul.