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WHJE events manager and senior Jessica “Jess” Cooper stands with her “Best On-Air Pledge Drive” trophy. Cooper said participating in competitions is beneficial. Cooper said, “I think (competition) steps our content up just a little bit because we know we can be recognized on that level. Of course we do it for our listeners and for our class, but I think it also gives it that edge of I can be a nationally-known broadcaster.”

WHJE wins many first place awards at Intercollegiate Broadcasting System competition, plans for Radiothon

Tsion Daniel March 17, 2021

The Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) recently hosted the virtual IBS 2021 Conference where WHJE had 23 individual winners in 41 different categories and WHJE won the National Radio Station of...

The second annual Rileython will occur on Feb. 27 at 8 a.m. There are several ways to donate to this cause, including dining at one of the restaurants listed above. Jessica “Jess” Cooper, WHJE events manager and senior, said, Our fundraising goal right now is $3,000; I’m hoping to top that. We’re close to beating our total from last year. We are at $2,100 right now so I’m hoping to beat our goal of $3,000, fingers crossed.”

WHJE promotes second annual Rileython on Feb. 27, will attend IASB

Tsion Daniel March 15, 2021

As Rileython is approaching, WHJE staff members are promoting the event. Rileython, which is an event to raise money for Riley Children’s Hospital, will start Feb. 27 at 8 a.m. Jessica “Jess”...

The second annual Rileython will occur on Feb. 27 at 8 a.m. In this broadcast, there will be live shows as well as interviews with Riley patients. Jessica “Jess”Cooper said, Rileython is an annual all day live broadcast in efforts to raise money for Riley Childrens Hospital! We have live shows, Interviews with Riley patients, and more all on Rileython day which is on February 27th this year.”

WHJE to host second annual Rileython on Feb. 27

Tsion Daniel March 15, 2021

On Feb. 27 at 8 a.m., WHJE will host the second annual Rileython. WHJE first started Rileython last year in an effort to raise money for Riley Children’s Hospital. In this broadcast, there will be live...

Jessica “Jesse” Cooper poses for a group photo with her fellow WHJE staff members at the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) competition last year in New York. Cooper said via email she is honored to be nominated.

WHJE gains numerous awards at Intercollegiate Broadcasting System competition

Tsion Daniel March 14, 2021

The Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) recently posted their Media Awards nominations and 33 WHJE staff members have received a total of 41 different awards, either winner or runner-up awards. These...

Junior Jess Cooper and radio adviser Dominic James stand by the WHJE sign. Cooper said WHJE will partner with Cabinet to raise money for Riley.

WHJE to host Riley-Thon, collect competition entries for IASB

Angela Qian January 19, 2020

WHJE will conduct a Riley-Thon from Feb. 24 through Feb. 29 to raise money for Riley Children’s Hospital and promote Dance Marathon, which will be at 4 p.m. on Feb. 29, according to Jess Cooper, Riley-Thon...

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