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The time of the semester for Black Squirrel Radio to gather inspiring leadership, creative radio shows and podcasts is here. We at BSR are looking for some great shows from the students at Kent State. If you have an idea for an interesting live show or a topical podcast, let us hear your pitch. Any […]

Photo caption: Unused meters sit in front of two empty parking spaces outside of Kent State’s Engleman Hall. Just over a year ago, Kent State student Stephen DelCiappo was checking meters, handing out tickets and cycling through four to five parking lots a day for his job at Parking Services. Then, on March 10, President […]

Photo by John Shearer  In the past couple of weeks, local country artist, Morgan Wallen, has been in hot waters recently for being caught on video saying the n-word to one of his friends. The general public thought he would be canceled for his behavior, but it seems like he won’t.   Morgan Wallen released […]

Illustration by Crystal White Portage Area Regional Transportation Authority (PARTA) has been put into question if they should continue operating their campus bus routes for students. The buses that used to help numerous students transport from one location to another now have vaguely enough students. The question rises with this problem should the campus bus […]

It’s that time again! Programming for spring 2021 for Black Squirrel Radio will be starting soon, which means it’s time for show auditions! This semester, BSR will be conducting live programming in 224 of Franklin Hall from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. Sunday-Saturday and pre-recorded content from 10 a.m. – 2 a.m. Sunday-Saturday. Live shows […]

Black Squirrel Radio is booting back up for the Spring 2021 semester! The web staff is currently looking for new faculty and coordinators. We’re looking for writers, artists, PR, tech, and all sorts of people for all the new content we have planned. Applications will be due on January the 15th. Any majors or skill […]

It’s that time of year again! Black Squirrel Radio Director positions are now open for the spring 2021 semester. There are eight director positions available. Directors are paid positions at the station. Directors will be expected to attend station staff meetings and manage the coordinators and volunteers in their particular department (coordinators and volunteers will […]

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, Black Squirrel Radio has suspended its programming for the reminder of the spring 2020 semester.  However, BSR will never leave the heart of our wonderful DJ’s! Our DJ’s decided to come together and share a message of unity during this difficult time. NOTE: This post will be updated as more […]

Hosting my own radio show at BSR over the last two years has been a blast! As a matter of fact, you should apply to audition to host your very own R0CKIN, AWESOME, two hour weekly show. Applications can be found here. However, BSR offers more than just radio shows. BSR offers a plethora of […]

Lovers of college radio … rejoice! Black Squirrel Radio, Kent State’s ONLY entirely student-run radio station, is now accepting applications for DJs for the spring 2020 semester. DJs can have music shows, talk shows, art shows, themed shows– the list goes on. At BSR, we pride ourselves on giving our DJs creative control over their […]


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