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WCRS-LP FM is a non-commercial, listener-supported community radio station serving Central Ohioans, providing quality programming to:
•Promote personal and civic responsibility, informed action and thoughtful living;
•Challenge cultural and intellectual assumptions;
•Celebrate local cultures;
•Air alternative points of view and facilitate understanding through dialogue;
•To provide media training and to foster community empowerment and participation.
•To provide representation for under-served and under-represented constituencies
and viewpoints, and to provide news and information not commonly found elsewhere
on the airwaves.

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54:37 minutes (50.01 MB)

Simply Living Calendar - October 26- November 1 2009


2:01 minutes (3.71 MB)

The World Party - Show 27 (October 27, 2009)


59:00 minutes (81.03 MB)

    TUESDAYS at 7PM ON WCRS-LP FM

The World Party features energetic and eclectic dance and party music from all corners of the globe!

  • Show 27 originally aired on October 27, 2009.

  • Show 27 featured dance, progressive rock, and party music originating from the U.S.A., South Africa, Japan, France, India, Denmark, Sweeden, and more!

Beats and Signals: Hip-hop and Youth Radio


23:46 minutes (32.66 MB)

Youth Beat's Nishant Makhija talks with an Ohio State University research assistant, Bridgette Kreuz, about her current research project with Dr. Kristi Lekies on youth radio. Bridgette also talks about her interest in hip-hop and the art of b-girling.

The Beat Oracle - 10/22/2009


118:30 minutes (123.54 MB)

Pamoja FM October 21st 2009


58:00 minutes (53.11 MB)

ft. Egypt's Somaya

Welcome 2009-2010 School Year!


26:16 minutes (36.07 MB)

Welcome back for the new school year and new episodes of Youth Beat Radio. This week we hear about some current happenings: health care reform, the Twilight obsession, and the summer concert scene.

Making a Difference: People and the Planet


27:48 minutes (38.18 MB)

Tonight we feature ways to make a difference in our world. Learn about the organization Amnesty International, the Central Ohio Youth Leadership Summit on the Environment, and fundraising and event planning for charitable causes. Trend Watch covers workout trends.

Preventing Electronic Waste With Recycling


24:55 minutes (34.24 MB)

Tonight we cover spring break fun, theater, e-waste recycling, and school start times. Join Closing Arguments for perspectives on advertising and consumerism in our schools.

A Sense of Adventure through Outdoor Recreation and Community Gardening


27:05 minutes (37.19 MB)

This week’s show takes us to Cleveland and the Great Outdoors. We learn about the Youth Outdoors Program that promotes leadership and outdoor skills through adventure recreation. Back in Columbus, we also learn more about summer gardening activities of the OSU student organization, Students for Food Sovereignty.

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