Community Radio

Community Radio

Tonight, we take look at Community Radio. WSKB 89.5 FM is Westfield State University’s community-run radio station. In 2014 the radio station acquired a new antenna which strengthened their signal beyond the just the campus. This increase in power also opened...
Westfield State University Composer

Westfield State University Composer

Westfield State University 2011 Simon Brown of Great Barrington and Bob Plasse of the Westfield State University Foundation discuss the April 28 inaugural performance of a musical composition created by Brown to honor WSU founder Horace...

Carnegie Hall Performance

Two Westfield State University piano students were chosen in the 2014 Crescendo International Piano Competition to play at Carnegie Hall in New York City on February 8.  They tell me about this experience along with their teacher Galina Gertsenzon, Assistant Professor...

Commissioner of Higher Education

Richard Freeland, Massachusetts’ Commissioner of Higher Education, was in Springfield Wednesday for a meeting with local business leaders. He also sat down with Jim Madigan to discuss the investigation into financial practices at Westfield State University under...

Jack Flynn Coverage of Evan Dobelle

Jim Madigan interviews Jack Flynn, reporter for the Republican and MassLive, about the suspension of Westfield State University President Evan, Dobelle as investigations of his financial activities...

Sam Falcetti

Sam Falcetti, founder of Falcetti Music, joins us. Sam is an  adjunct professor at both Holyoke Community College and Westfield State University, as well as the conductor and founder of the Springfield Accordion Orchestra. Falcetti performed at the World’s Fair...

MA Commission for the Blind

Janet LaBreck, Director Mass Commission for the Blind, created an award winning internship program that supports over 60 blind college students in job sites each summer. Also our guests: Ron Gallagher, Director, Region 1 (Western MA) Commission for the Blind. Luis...