WCRX-FM Students Named Finalists for International Radio Awards
has received seven nominations for broadcast excellence from the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System
Founded in 1940, The Intercollegiate Broadcasting System is a nationally renowned organization based in New Windsor, New York. Currently they represent over 1,000 non-profit, education-affiliated radio stations throughout the world. The Annual IBS Student Radio Awards recognizes college stations excellence in many categories including: programming, air personalities, public service efforts, and outstanding stations.
Here are the finalists for the 2013 IBS Awards:
1. Best News Feature Story
Brett Jackson- "The Faces of Hunger"
2. Best Public Service Announcement
Stacey Crawley- "Gift of Hope" (PSA to promote organ donation)
3. Best On-Air Personality
4. Best Specialty Music Show
Tom Bowman- "The Blue Door Club"
5. Best Celebrity/Artist Interview
Orin DeJonge- interview with hip hop artist B.o.B
6. Best Station Blog
Dan Shearer- "Day 5 in Iceland"
7. Best College/University Station
Winners will be announced on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at the 74th Annual IBSNYC International Conference at the Hotel Pennsylvania in New York City.