Three WGLS-FM Members Earn Scholarships

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Dale Hamstra and Jennifer O’Donnell at Sunday’s College of Communication and Creative Arts award ceremony on Sunday at Rowan University.

Dale Hamstra, Jennifer O’Donnell, and Jackson Baird earned scholarships for their academic achievements and contributions to WGLS-FM.

Baird received the Salva Family WGLS-FM Scholarship, which is awarded to a junior heading into his senior year. A native of Rockaway, New Jersey, Baird is WGLS-FM’s Public Affairs Director and host of A Community Affair. Also, he is a frequent contributor to the Rowan Radio Sports Department.  Continue reading

Rowan University’s Baseball & Softball Play at Home Tomorrow!

Tomorrow at Rowan University Baseball will be hosting Rutgers-Camden at 3:30. The game will be brodcast live on Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM. Rowan’s Softball will playing a double header at home against Washington College (MD). The first game will be played at 3:00, followed by the second game at 5:00. Visit our website wgls.rowan.edu, click channel 2 to hear the softball games live!

Rowan Television Network Is Hosting Its 7th Annual Telethon!

On Wednesday, April 9, “RTN’s 7th Annual Telethon” will air from 7 p.m.-midnight on Rowan University’s Channel 5. Additionally, it will stream live worldwide at www.rtntelethon.com.

They’ve been working on the project for the past six months and the broadcast is getting very close. The Rowan student-produced telethon raises money for Ronald McDonald House of Southern New Jersey. and is produced exclusively by Rowan students.

The five-hour broadcast will feature interviews with families and staff members from the house, musical guests, videos concerning the organization, skits and even an appearance by Ronald McDonald himself.

RTN Telethon also has an official Instagram and Twitter. Students and viewers will live tweet during the broadcast using the hash tags #RTNTeleton and #RowanProud.

While donations will be accepted online, phone bank operators will be standing by to accept pledges during the broadcast at (856) 347-0786

RTN is looking to raise $6,500 for the house and the students have seen firsthand how the organization benefits children and their families. In the past, the annual RTN Telethon has raised more than $13,000 combined for organizations like Alex’s Lemonade Stand, the Make-A-Wish-Foundation and the Waves for Water Restore the Shore Project.

The Making of America Conference is Coming to South Jersey !

The Making of America is a full day conference and Constitution Seminar featuring Earl Taylor is coming to South Jersey! Earl Taylor is the President of the National Center for Constitutional Studies. During the conference, participants will learn correct Constitutional Principles. You will also get a chance to review America’s Great Success Formula. This seminar is taking place on Saturday, April 12, 2014 and admission is only $15 dollars. Doors will open at 8am and the seminar will last from 8:30am until 4pm. So come out to the Central Baptist Church on 37 South Jackson Street in Woodbury, New Jersey. Tune into Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM for more about this event as it gets closer.

Rowan Baseball and Softball Rescheduled

Today’s Rowan Baseball game vs. Elizabethtown has been cancelled. Rowan’s Softball game vs. Kean University has been rescheduled for Thursday at home at 3pm. This Friday Rowan’s Baseball will play at home vs. Richard Stockton College at 3:30pm. And this Sunday the baseball team will be traveling to Ramapo College, the game will start at 11:30am.

WGLS-FM 50th Anniversary Celebration – Date Change

Due to circumstances beyond our control, we must change the date of the WGLS-FM 50th anniversary celebration, originally scheduled for Saturday, September 20.

Therefore, the new date for the WGLS-FM 50th anniversary celebration is Saturday, October 25 at 6pm at Rowan University’s Eynon Ballroom, located in the Chamberlain Student Center.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

More details on the event will follow in the upcoming weeks.

Tune In To Rowan Radio For Your Chance To Win Gavin DeGraw Tickets!

Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM… your home for the music you love and the concerts you crave.

Music sensation Gavin DeGraw is appearing LIVE at the House of Blues Atlantic City, Friday April 4th … and Rowan Radio has your chance to win tickets!

Listen every weekday to The Early Bird Special from 7 to 9am for your chance to win! Be the first caller at 856-863-WGLS… and you are there!

Catch Gavin DeGraw perform his hits like “I Don’t Want To Be”, “Chariot”, “In Love with a Girl” and more!

Don’t miss your chance to win… courtesy of C3 Presents and Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM!