Rowan Radio 89.7 Scores Awards at BEA

Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM earned a pair of awards in the Festival of Media Arts competition presented by Broadcast Education Association. The Rowan Report, an hour-long news program centered on local, national, and world news, grabbed second place recognition in the Best Newscast category for BEA’s Student News competition. The winning entry from July 2014 focused … Read more

Rowan University’s Holiday Week Monday, Dec. 1 – Friday, Dec. 5

Please join us as the Student Government Association’s Advancement Committee presents its first-ever Holiday Week. Designed to bring together all members of the Rowan community at this festive time of the year, the week will include Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa celebrations, as well as the lighting of Rowan’s holiday tree, resplendent with 2,100 white lights … Read more

Baby Boomer Beacon: Rowan Radio Turns 50

Rowan Today News For five full decades, Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM has prided itself on playing the music that matters. But, music isn’t all that matters. The station has been a career springboard for generations of Glassboro State College and Rowan University students, a 24-hour training ground for deejays, journalists and producers where, since 1964, … Read more

WGLS-FM Program Wins Best of the Best Award


by Derek Jones, WGLS Station Manager A Community Affair, a part of Rowan Radio’s weekly news and public affairs programming, received recognition from the New Jersey Broadcasters Association during the organization’s annual convention in Atlantic City on Wednesday. The 30-minute show, hosted by WGLS-FM Public Affairs Director Jackson Baird, earned an award in the student … Read more