Shilling and Strauss to be Inducted into WGLS-FM Hall of Fame

by Derek Jones Sue Shilling (’93) and Rob Strauss (’99) will be the latest inductees to the WGLS-FM Hall of Fame as a part of Rowan Radio’s annual banquet on Thursday, April 23 at Scotland Run Golf Club in Williamstown, New Jersey. Shilling is a broadcasting veteran in the Delaware Valley area for over 20 years. … Read more

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

Two WGLS-FM Programs Win Local Awards

by Derek Jones, Station Manager, WGLS-FM Two Rowan Radio programs received first place in the annual Philadelphia Press Association competition on Tuesday. “Online Dating: There’s an App for That?” garnered first-place honors in the competition’s Radio Enterprise Reporting category. Produced by Ellen Hardy and Alyssa Sansone, the documentary about online dating’s popularity also previously received award nods from … Read more

WGLS-FM Honored in Freedom of Speech PSA Contest

by Frank Hogan Rowan Radio was recognized in the 2012 Freedom of Speech PSA competition, presented by the National Association of Broadcasters and Broadcast Education Association. WGLS –FM Production Director Joe Mineo and Operations Manager Allie Volpe earned second place in the Freedom of Speech PSA competition’s radio division. “Freedom of Speech Means…” was a … Read more