Kutztown University Radio (KUR)
SPECIAL COMMUNITY-INTEREST PROGRAMMING ... WEEK OF OCT. 27th
Tune in Tuesday, October 28th at 2 p.m. for KUR's premier campus and community issues talk show "Kutztown Live" with your host Stephen Maugeri. Stephen has a powerhouse topic this week ... the issue of guns on campus. Dr. Jeffrey Voccola, who has written on the topic, will be a special guest on the show. In addition, special occasional guest co-host Nick Lawrence of WEEU fame, will be a part of this week's show & they'll be an opportunity for YOU to call in with your opinions on this very important topic, so don't miss out! Later in the week, don't miss another inspiring edition of "The People Chronicles" on Thursday, October 30th at 11:30 a.m., followed at 1 p.m. by "This Way Out," the international gay/lesbian radio magazine and "Fifty One Percent" at 1:30, the women's issues magazine. KUR is your caring community radio station, airing programs that corporate radio would never think about giving any time.
INTERESTED IN JOINING KUR?
Unfortunately, training for this semester is already well underway, but training occurs every semester. Be sure to check back in January for the next training session times/locations. That being said, new members are always welcome to join our family any time! Just show up at one of our weekly member meetings and be sure to pull aside one of the moderators following the meeting. We meet every Tuesday at 11 a.m. in LC-113-B.
Any further questions? Just send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, 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.
FALL 2014 SCHEDULE (AND IT INCLUDES KU FOOTBALL "AWAY" GAMES!)
Live student shows for the Fall are ON-AIR! Check out the "Schedule" link on the left side of this page for details! And new this year, KUR is your exclusive station for all "Away" Golden Bears Football games! Just click "Listen Live" and you're listening to Golden Bears action! (Note: Home games are covered on our friends at WLVT-TV PBS Bethlehem).
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, 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.
How to listen to KUR
Use your TuneIn App and search for KUR
Call (610) 465-7860. Only charge is any data or voice charge through your service.
Across campus at 1670 AM *
KU Information Channel (KUIC)
Listen on KU's television channel. Find out where KUIC can be found
Use the listen live link above
* KUR can also be heard in a handful of campus buildings at 88.3 FM.