Years at KPOET: 4 Jobs previously held at KPOET: CD Reviewer, Assistant Music Director, Business Manager, DJ What do you like about KPOET?: It's a fun environment with friend people, and music is always playing. Dream Career: Marine Biologist Favorite Band: !!Jonas Brothers!! Fun Facts:
I don't even like music
Pugs are the best
Your funniest DJ Faux Pas: Had a show that we eventually just played Rick Astley all hour, then had another show devoted to R. Kelly.
Elyse "Beans" Sharp Assistant Program Director
Grade: Sophomore Major/Minor: Theatre
Job Duties: supervising DJs and on-air material, and assisting the Program Director.
Years at KPOET: 2 Jobs previously held at KPOET: CD Reviewer, DJ What do you like about KPOET?: Working for Freckles, the other people working here, our "Girl Wall", and the flexible schedule Dream Career: Actress Favorite Band: The Frames and Cobra Starship Fun Facts:
I saw the original "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" Live
I can tap dance
I inflate every air mattress for Freckles, Breckles, and Lambchop
Your funniest DJ Faux Pas: Forgetting to say "KPOETradio.com" as a sign-off until 5 seconds into the next song
Grade: Senior Major/Minor: Psychology Job Duties: Talking to band promoters and trying to get CDs from all kinds of genres into the station, from new age hippie folk to doom metal, I make it happen.
Years at KPOET: 3 Jobs previously held at KPOET: CD Reviewer, Volunteer DJ What do you like about KPOET?: Any organization that has a squid in its logo is fine by me. Dream Career: Solid Gold Dancer Favorite Band: Nine Inch Nails Fun Facts:
I love to hula hoop
And run people over in video games
Your funniest DJ Faux Pas: I realized very early that dead air is a sin.
James "Breckles" Anderson Production Consultant
Grade: Junior Major/Minor: Theatre Tech
Job Duties: Make commercials and station ids.
Years at KPOET: 3 Jobs previously held at KPOET: Tech, Volunteer DJ What do you like about KPOET?: It's a relaxed environment with good people Dream Career: Stage Lighting designer Favorite Band: Emeralds Fun Facts:
I've never had Vietnamese food
I've been to Disneyland over 50 times
I waited 19 hours in line for Metal Gear Solid
Your funniest DJ Faux Pas: Rick Astley Power-hour with Freckles
Contest Rules: Listen to your favorite show on KPOETradio.com and the DJ will announce the word of the week. On Thursdays between 12:30 and 1pm, be one of the first 5 listeners to visit the studio and tell us the word of the week. The first person will receive a KPOET shirt and a $20 gift card to Panera Bread. The 2nd-5th people will receive a KPOET shirt.
Unfortunately this contest is only open to students attending Whittier College. No one working for or volunteering at KPOET are eligible to win.
Last Wednesday was StoJo Community day in the Stauffer/Johnson courtyard, and some of your friendly KPOET Management and Techs were out there providing the sweet tunes. Keep your eye out for the KPOET table at other events around campus and come request some music!
Don't forget to tune into KPOETradio.com between 10 am and 11 pm every Monday through Friday to hear the regularly scheduled shows.
KPOET is back up and broadcasting for the year. You can tune in at http://www.kpoetradio.com and click Listen Now!
Just in case you forgot, we are broadcasting from 10 am to 11 pm every Monday-Friday, and we've got some great shows lined up.
Lea, the General Manager, is bringing you two hours of Rock-ology every Tuesday from 5-7 pm.
Happy Hour with Beans and Lambchop is returning with a different time, so listen every Wednesday from 5-6 pm to see what surprises will be happily tossed your way.
4th year in a row, Monster in the Basement will be sending you chills through the internets every Tuesday night from 7-9 pm.
Listen to those shows and more! There is a schedule posted on the main website if you want to look for more cool shows to tune into. Or, if you really want to prove how big of a fan you are, listen to every hour we are in the air!