The Alliance for Women in Media Foundation honored former Rowan Radio Operations Manager Allie Volpe with a prestigious Gracie Award on Wednesday for her work on “Heroin High,” a documentary about drug culture in South Jersey high schools.
Volpe, who co-produced the documentary with Joe Mineo and Robert Zettlemoyer, received the honor in the student division of the Gracie Awards’ Outstanding Special or Variety category.
Rowan’s Baseball home opener will be on March 12th at 3:30pm. The squad takes on Gwynedd-Mercy College after several weather delays. The team has been waiting to kick off their season at The Nest but mother nature has had other plans. The team has high hopes for this season with seven seniors returning to the team. Tune into Rowan Radio to hear every home game live on 89.7 WGLS-FM !!!
Rowan University baseball’s season is being put on hold. The games scheduled for this weekend and next week have been postponed due to the weather and poor field conditions.
Rowan was to host Stevens Institute of Technology and Franklin & Marshall College on March 1 and 2 respectively. The Stevens game has been rescheduled for Sunday, March 23 at 1 p.m. The Franklin & Marshall game has been moved to Sunday, March 30 at 1 p.m.
The Profs’ game at Penn State-Abington on Tuesday, March 4 has also been postponed. Rowan’s contest at Alvernia University on Wednesday, March 5 will now be played on Monday, March 31 at 3:30 p.m.
To hear these games live, tune in to to Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM for the full broadcast.
Avant is a magazine of literature and art on Rowan University’s campus run by undergraduates. It is published once a semester and is funded by the Student Government Association. The magazine is filled with poetry, short fiction and art all submitted. An editorial board decides what makes it into the magazine each semester. Avant meets every Thursday at 5 p.m. In Room 221B of the Student Center. For the full interview, tune in tonight to Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM
WGLS Public Affairs Director Jackson Baird sits down with Janet Loren and Steven Sirot. Loren and Sirot find themselves on the program to talk about their company, College Benefits Research Group, a group that demonstrates how a private and/or public education is affordable and attainable and allows hard-working families to hit a home run in finding the right school, academically, socially and financially, for their child. For the full interview tune in tonight to Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM.
Tonight is the final double header of the season for Rowan University Basketball vs Ricard Stockton College. The Women’s game will begin at 6pm with the Men’s game right after at 8pm. The Men’s team hope to advance into the playoffs with a win tonight and some out of town help. Tune into Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS- FM to hear a live broadcast of the game from Jackson Baird and Jon Kohut!
On tonight’s edition of “A Community Affair”, Rowan Radio’s Public Affairs Director Jackson Baird talks with Dr. Jamie Torres. Dr. Torres has been the Director of the New York Regional Office for the United States Department of Health and Human Services since 2010. Torres talks about President Obama’s Affordable Healthcare Act. You will also learn all about the new healthcare act and who will be benefitting from it. To hear the full interview, tune into “A Community Affair” tonight at 5pm Rowan Radio at 89.7 WGLS-FM!
Tonight on The Arc, hosts Bill Gordon and Lisa Conley will be talking about Camp Sun ‘N Fun. This is a day and residential camp where children and adults ages 8-80 with developmental disabilities learn how to gain independence and build self-confidence. This camp was originally only offered for 1-2 weeks in the summer but now will be expanding its program to all seasons. To hear the full interview, tune into “A Community Affair” tonight at 5pm on Rowan Radio at 89.7 WGLS-FM.
Tonight, Rowan University Basketball will play at TCNJ. Women’s action begins at 6 versus TCNJ with the men’s game to follow at 8.
The women’s squad is hoping for a win tonight to improve their record from 6-16.
Meanwhile, the men’s team hopes to leap past the .500 mark. Jon Kohut and Jackson Baird will have the play-by-play call.
Catch all of the action on Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM or online at wgls.rowan.edu.