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 JingleContest@WNJR.org. 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 JingleContest@wnjr.org.


*Here are some examples of radio jingles: 

“KDKA 1020 Pittsburgh - KDKA Jingle Montage - 1950s – 1990s” https://youtu.be/Nv8ORpr03Aw 

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 WNJR.org.

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 WNJR.org. 

All episodes of DubJay at Home will be also be made available at:
http://www.wnjr.org/p/dubjay-at-home.html