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Raider Student Media

Raider Student Media at the University of Mount Union is a student-led organization comprised of WRMU-FM 91.1, The Dynamo and Studio M. Students who work for Raider Student Media have the opportunity to produce content for all three platforms.

2020-2021 Raider Student Media Directors

  • General Manager: Vinny Camma
  • Program Director: Sam Fronsman
  • Online Editor: Mackenzie Wiley
  • Multimedia Director: Emily Swisher
  • News Director: Josh Clark
  • Sports Director: Wil Brienza
  • Public Relations Director: Alexandria Patrone
  • Music Director: Rachel Vaughan
  • Promotions Director: Olan Domer
  • R91 Director: Brady Pierce
  • Sponsorship Director: Ben Johnson-Bowers
  • Advisors: Dr. Adelina Cooper and Lynn Riggle


WRMU 91.1 FM

WRMU is "The Radio Voice of Mount Union." The radio station is located in the Hoover-Price Campus. The current music format includes pop, rock, oldies, smooth jazz and blues. WRMU, a student-run station is located at 91.1 on the FM dial and has an effective radiated power of 2,800 watts. The air signal covers roughly a 20-25 mile radius from campus. WRMU is a non-commercial, educational radio station licensed to the Mount Union Board of Trustees. WRMU is required by the Federal Communication Commission to maintain a Public File. The Public File, along with relevant station information can be found at:  https://publicfiles.fcc.gov/fm-profile/wrmu-fm

HISTORY

Mount Union's radio station was born January 10, 1966 by a group of Mount Union students. It started as a carrier current station using Mount Union's power lines to reach the residence halls. The original station contained one studio in the basement of Miller Hall. WRMU continued as a campus-only station until October 17, 1970 when the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) granted the institution a license for WRMU to become a full-fledged FM station with the frequency 91.1.

From the basement of Miller Hall, the radio station moved to new quarters on the second floor of Memorial Hall in 1983. The station grew from two studios to a total of four. In May of 1996, the station moved into its new and current home in the Hoover-Price Campus Center.


HIRE A WRMU DJ FOR YOUR EVENT

WRMU students are available to DJ events on campus and in the Alliance community. Availability is limited and not guaranteed. Please submit all requests HERE at least two weeks in advance and someone will contact you to discuss all the details. 


SPORTS

The Sports Team at WRMU broadcasts dozens of games every academic year. In the fall, you can hear local high school football on Friday nights and Raider Football on Saturdays. In the spring, WRMU brings you Mount Union basketball, along with baseball and softball.


PROMOTE YOUR ORGANIZATION ON WRMU

WRMU works to keep promotions of campus and local events up to date. Our goal is to inform the campus and community of your events and activities. .If you have an event or a public service announcement you would like us to broadcast, please email the information to wrmu@mountunion.edu or call 330-823-3777 at least two weeks in advance.


ALEX SMITH GOSPEL

Requests and announcements can be made by calling 330-823-3777, Sunday mornings, 9 - 11 a.m. Hosted By Brother Duke Grimes and Sister Susan Mastroianni

The Brother Alex Smith Gospel Show is dedicated to the late and great, Alex Smith. Alex would always say he was "too blessed to be stressed." Smith's lifetime goal was to give back to others as God had blessed him. Alex passed away in December of 2016. Since then, Brother Duke and Sister Susan have continued the show in his name. Prior to being called the Alex Smith Gospel Hour, the show was aired as The Evelyn Spiritual Hour and was founded and hosted by Sister Evelyn Brown in 1969.

HOW TO LISTEN

Tune into WRMU 91.1 on your radio dial.

Listen on your phone by dialing 1-605-781-3283. Long-distance charges may apply.

Download our app on the App Store or Google Play. Simply search "WRMU Radio".

Or listen online using our live stream player.

Contact Us

Location: Hoover Price Campus Center, University of Mount Union, Room 97

Phone: 330-823-3777

Text Line: 330-680-6206

Email: wrmu@mountunion.edu

Request A Song or Give Us Feedback