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

Five Inductees to Join WGLS-FM Hall of Fame

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By Derek Jones, WGLS Station Manager Rowan Radio will add five new members into the WGLS-FM Hall of Fame for their outstanding contributions to the station at Rowan Radio’s 50th anniversary celebration on Saturday, October 25 in Rowan University’s Eynon Ballroom. Dr. Mark Chamberlain, Larry DiBona, Alisa Hogan, Karen Maser, and Dr. Gregory Potter Sr. … Read more

WGLS-FM Program Wins Best of the Best Award

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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

Student Spotlight: Waldy Diez

  If you have ever tuned into Rowan Radio-WGLS at 7:00 a.m. for The Early Bird Special, then you’ve heard the energetic yet inviting voice of Waldy Diez.  As the host of the morning show and student station manager, Waldy has her hands full, but you would never know with the smile she keeps on … Read more