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Kutztown University Radio (KUR)

SPRING 2015 PROGRAMMING BEGINS SOON!

Live student specialty shows begin VERY SOON! We're just finishing up some huge studio audio board upgrades and as soon as they are done, we are LIVE again. Make sure to "Like" our Facebook page for updates!  We'll be going LIVE no later than this coming Monday, February 2nd, if not sooner, as construction allows. For now, enjoy our top rated classic pop format "Cafe KUR" along with news updates and community programming 24 hours a day! 

INTERESTED IN JOINING KUR?

Interesting in joining the organization recently rated "Best Organization" by Student Government? If you're a student, faculty, or staff of KU, you are eligible to join KUR and learn radio! No prior experience in radio is necessary. Training will get going in February, so don't let it get away from you as the next training won't happen again until Autumn 2015. Dates/Times of training will be announced soon. In the meantime, start attending our weekly mandatory member meetings on Tuesdays at 11 a.m. in LC-113-B! In addition, join KUR's page on KUnited.com. Just sign in with your normal KU credentials and search up "Kutztown University Radio" and request to join, so that you can get in on station e-mailings. 

Any further questions? Just send an email to kur@kutztown.edu, and we'll get back to you. If you don't hear back within a few days, please call us at 610-683-4059, as your email may have been sent to our spam box. And yes, we DO check our messages ALL the time unlike other college radio stations. Also, join the "Kutztown University Radio" page on KUnited. Log in with your credentials, look for "Kutztown University Radio (KUR)" and join. 

KUR PODCASTS SOME OF OUR BEST PROGRAMMING!

KUR realizes that in this day and age, folks listen to podcasts almost as much as live "broadcasts." As such, KUR now has a YouTube account where we podcast some of our latest and greatest broadcasts/interviews/features. You can access KUR's "YouTube" channel by clicking on the "Podcasts" link in the upper left of this page.

KUR WINS GOLD ... AGAIN!

Kutztown University Radio has brought home the gold for the 2nd year in a row at the prestigious Intercollegiate Broadcast Society (IBS) Trophy Awards. On Saturday, March 8th, 2014, KUR won "Best Use of Social Media!"

KUR has become mildly famous in the past few years for our aggressive social media postings, posting at least 5 to 10 updates per day namely on Facebook and Twitter, ranging from News Alerts (local weather, accidents, closures, stories, etc.), promotional updates on our radio programming, and topics of timely and informative nature to the public including science, sports, and fun news. It's all a part of our realization that operating a media outlet like KUR means not solely focusing on one aspect of it (the radio broadcast itself) but the many other venues any good media outlet must utilize like social media.

All of this has been noticed by the judges and was enough to send us home with the GOLD! Congratulations to the Social Media Team of KUR, Matt Cech, Mitch Lambert, Nicole Zensky, Ryan C Moore, and advisor Mike Regensburger and everyone else at KUR and congratulations to EVERYONE at KUR for making us a finalist for "Best Radio Station at a college of under 10,000 enrollment" and "Best Promotional Event" for last year's Battle of the Bands, in addition to being recognized by IBS for "excellence in college broadcasting."

To follow KUR's award-winning Facebook page, click here.

To follow KUR's award-winning Twitter page, click here

 

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How to listen to KUR

Smartphone
Use your TuneIn App and search for KUR

Any phone
Call (610) 465-7860.  Only charge is any data or voice charge through your service.  

Radio
Across campus at 1670 AM *

KU Information Channel (KUIC)
Listen on KU's television channel. Find out where KUIC can be found

Online
Use the listen live link above

* KUR can also be heard in a handful of campus buildings at 88.3 FM. 

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