History

1966

Ed Helvey founds WVMS “The Voice of Montclair State.”

 
1967

WVMS, “The Voice of Montclair State” begins broadcasting on AM Radio.

 
1974
“The Voice of Montclair State” moves to FM Radio 90.3.

 
1984

WMSC moves to 101.5 FM.

 
1994

WMSC moves back to 90.3 FM, .

 
2012
WMSC joins Montclair State University’s School of Communication and Media.

 
2013
WMSC begins broadcasting from the new Schmitt Hall Studios

 
2015
Anabella Poland joins the WMSC as General Manager. Before coming to Montclair State University, Ms. Poland was Director of Talent & Industry Relations at SiriusXM Radio where she negotiated and managed interviews, events and performances with A-level Hollywood actors, celebrities and musicians for more than 135 SiriusXM channels.

 
2016
On January 2016, WMSC’s new General Manager, Anabella Poland, struck a distribution deal with iHeartRadio expanding the reach of WMSC as well as increasing visibility and discovery opportunity for the station. iHeartRadio announced in January they had just surpassed 80 million register users and it is a highly recognized and respected brand in the US. It’s in the name! iHeartRadio and so do we!