The IU Campus Radio Alumni Association invites you to join us in Bloomington on Friday, July 27th through Sunday, July 29th, for our IU Campus Radio 2018 Alumni Reunion.
Hilton Garden Inn - Friday, July 27
The hotel is located just north of the town square on the West side of College Avenue at the corner of 7th Street. Parking is available in a multi-level parking garage right behind the hotel with entrance off of Morton Street. We will meet starting at 5:00 PM in the hotel lobby or in the Coaches Bar & Grill (which is part of the Hilton Inn). We will have a separate dining area and patio area available for our group, with bar and food service from Coaches. Their menu includes sandwiches, salads, various entrees, and a full bar with wine and 10 beers on tap. You may stay with the group at the Hilton for dinner, or enjoy another Bloomington restaurant nearby.
Saturday, July 28 Picnic: Back to the Lion's Den
The main Reunion event will be on Saturday, July 28, from 11 AM to ??? at the Lion's Den Picnic Shelter in Cascades Park in Bloomington. This is the shelter we have used for past reunions. In case of rain or inclement weather, we have another indoor space tentatively reserved. Please be sure we have your email current address so we can notify you if a venue change looks necessary.
Sunday, July 29: Morning Brunch
If you will be staying in Bloomington overnight and want to join us for an informal breakfast on Sunday, we will plan to be at the Uptown Cafe, 102 E. Kirkwood. They open at 9 AM.
Back On the Air on WITT
The Saturday Night All Request Show returns. This year we're on 91.9 FM WITT in Indy. The entire WITT air schedule has not been finalized. Expect the P.B. & J. Show Friday evening. Saturday live programming will start around 4 PM. The link to WITT's streaming audio can be found at: www.919witt.org
Requests for The Saturday Night All Request Show can made by phone, instant messenger and email. Internet programming will run all weekend with exclusive Alumni Weekend internet audio stream. The internet streaming address has not been finalized, but will probably have "Big620" in the name. Once finalized, the phone number and internet streaming address will be sent by email. Requests can be made by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
2018: Changes at WIUX
WIUX moved from 717 8th Street into Franklin Hall at the IU Media School in 2017.
Joey Miller is the President of WIUX for the 2018/19 school year, reflecting the consolidation of General Manager and Station Managed into a single position. Joey is a Senior I.T. Major.
Patrick CasaSanta is the new Outreach and Alumni Relations Director. His job description is: donations, working with student organizations and outside groups, charitable opportunities, alumni relations. His email address is: email@example.com
WIUX is creating an alumni email contact list. To receive WIUX updates and other station information, we suggest opting-in by filling out the on-line form. (Note that you must have or create a Google account to access this form.) The entire list of WIUX Managers is on the WIUX page (wiux.org) under "Contacts"
The Indiana University Campus Radio Alumni Association was formed to find and reunite the people who made the creation and survival of IU Campus Radio possible.
IUCRAA.org is the home page of this Association, which is dedicated to collecting and sharing the history, images, sounds and memories of Campus Radio at Indiana University, focusing now on the First Decade.
It's also your place to reconnect and stay in touch with your once and always friends from your time at the station.
Use the contact update form to keep your info up-to-date so we can notify you about upcoming events, or updates for reunion venues and times.
The history page provides a brief account of the creation and first decade of IU campus radio, thanks to the research efforts of Jim 'Jasen' Hansen. If you have text, photos, audio, printed material, or other memorabelia from the first decade, let us know using the contact page.
Visit the people page for the Yearbook of IU Campus Radio... all the names of those active in campus radio during the first decade. Well, nearly all. If you have information to contribute, use our contact page.