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General Manager Hi, I’m Zac Max. I’m a senior at Kent State University majoring in Journalism and Film with a minor in Creative Writing. As General Manager I make sure that Black Squirrel Radio runs as smoothly as possible. In addition to my duties as GM I host a vinyl-only music and music history radio […]
Amanda Rabinowitz has been a reporter, host and producer at WKSU since 2007. Her days begin before the sun comes up as the local anchor for NPR’s Morning Edition, which airs on WKSU each weekday from 5 a.m. to 9 a.m. In addition to providing local news and weather, she interviews the Plain Dealer’s Terry Pluto for a weekly commentary about Northeast Ohio’s sports scene. Last year, she started a weekly radio segment focusing on Northeast Ohio’s music scene, called Shuffle. Amanda has been honored by the Radio-Television Digital News Association with a national Edward R. Murrow Award for sports reporting for her story about painkiller addiction in college sports. She’s also been recognized as “best anchor” by Associated Press of Ohio and has won awards from the Press Club of Cleveland, Ohio Professional Writers and the National Federation of Press Women. Amanda got her master’s degree from The University of Akron. She teaches at Kent State University’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication and is the advisor for Kent State’s college radio station, Black Squirrel Radio.
Jenn Noga is a junior at Kent State. She’s been with Black Squirrel Radio since 2017 working on Web Staff as a writer and concert photographer, a Web Coordinator and now as Web Director. She’s hosted four seasons of the BSR show Bar Buddies and during lockdown started a spinoff podcast called Tales From the Bar. […]