March 4, 2021

WNJR is holding a campus-wide Jingle Contest. A jingle is a short song or tune played on the air as part of a radio station’s branding.* Jingles can be a cappella or set to music, and feature a wide range of vocal and instrumentation styles. Content creators from all majors are encouraged to participate!

First Prize: $45 W&J gift card and your jingle played on-air in 2021


Second Prize: $30 W&J gift card and your jingle played on-air in 2021


Third Prize: $15 W&J gift card and your jingle played on-air in 2021

Contest Rules:

  • You must be a current Washington & Jefferson College student. WNJR work-study students are ineligible to participate; all other student broadcasters are permitted to enter. 
  • Your jingle should be 10-30 seconds, and must include the line: “91.7 FM WNJR Washington”
  • All music and audio content must be your own original creation. You can come up with your own slogan, use references to Washington & Jefferson College, or use WNJR’s own “College Radio” tag. Be creative!
  • Your submission must be ready-to-air (no “demo tapes”).

Submission Instructions:

  • Your submission must be emailed to as an MP3 file attachment or share link. Use “WNJR Jingle Contest” as the subject line. You will receive a response to confirm your submission. Please include your full name and class year in the email.
  • One entry per student. Entries submitted on behalf of a group or student organization should have one person as the representative.
  • All submissions must be received by 11:59PM on April 4. 

Other Details:
  • Entries will be judged by WNJR’s work-study student staff. Winners will be announced in early April. 
  • Please email any questions to

*Here are some examples of radio jingles: 

“KDKA 1020 Pittsburgh - KDKA Jingle Montage - 1950s – 1990s” 

November 3, 2020

WNJR has 19 original student shows this semester--from sports talk to progressive rock, and everything in between! Read all about them here: 

Student Programs (Fall 2020)

October 25, 2020

Celebrate "Halloweek" at W&J with WNJR!

Tune in nightly at 10PM from October 25-31 for WNJR's haunted “Halloweek” playlist, featuring an hour-long block of spooky, dark, and atmospheric music, along with some fun Halloween favorites--all chosen by WNJR's student hosts! Listen at 91.7 FM or stream online at

July 21, 2020

"DubJay at Home"

91.7 FM WNJR presents DubJay at Home

Every President has a story to tell. During the COVID-19 pandemic, WNJR’s summer work-study students are producing a series of remote interviews with students, faculty, and staff from across the Washington & Jefferson College community. New episodes will be broadcast every Tuesday and Thursday at 7:00 PM on 91.7 FM, or listen online at 

All episodes of DubJay at Home will be also be made available at: