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The views and opinions written in this article are those of the author and do not represent WMSC or Montclair State University.  Education spending is a large part of state budgets across the country, especially in New Jersey. In 2008 then governor Jon Corzine passed his school funding formula which has many glaring problems that [...]
The views and opinions written in this article are those of the author and do not represent WMSC or Montclair State University.  Due to the death of George Floyd there has been much attention on the issue of police brutality and there has been a push for increased racial sensitivity training and body cameras. While [...]
The views and opinions written in this article are those of the author and do not represent WMSC or Montclair State University.  Thus far president Joe Biden has mostly dissatisfied me as a conservative however the president has had a mixed record among the factions of the Democratic party. Joe Biden is a moderate however [...]

 

The views and opinions written in this article are those of the author and do not represent WMSC or Montclair State University.  It all started with governor Chris Christie. Due to New Jersey's deficit and new light rail projects in southern New Jersey Chris Christie proposed a gas tax which passed even being  approved by [...]
The views and opinions written in this article are those of the author and do not represent WMSC or Montclair State University.  The San Francisco 49ers recently traded for the third overall pick in this year's draft. This has in part led to the rise in the draft stock of University of Alabama Quarterback Mac [...]
The views and opinions written in this article are those of the author and do not represent WMSC or Montclair State University.  The Pemberton Public School System, located in Burlington County, NJ  is being given a lot of attention as of late on state education aid. In the latest school funding formula signed by Governor [...]
The views and opinions written in this article are those of the author and do not represent WMSC or Montclair State University.  Lately the Jersey City public school system has been a topic of discussion in school funding reform agendas. Some New Jersey Republican state legislators argue that Jersey City and Hoboken have seen major [...]

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WMSC FM at Montclair State University was named Best Station in the Nation at the 81st Annual Intercollegiate Broadcasting System Media Conference and Awards. The campus station earned three additional first place golden mic awards for “Best Program Director,” “Best Business Manager,” and “Best Use of Sound Effects”. For the first time in its 81 [...]

WMSC’s Holiday 2020 Playlist! A custom playlist created by our Music Team here at WMSC Radio 90.3!   https://open.spotify.com/playlist/3tqvQPT1avkE7KkJW2A4G7?si=2in9G2geQp6BVbs7AEbbmA        

WMSC News Update   PRESIDENT COLE CALLS STUDENT’S LETTER CONCERNING PASS/FAIL ‘EXTRAORDINARILY RUDE’ The emails sent from junior Shelby O’Boyle and President Susan Cole about the university’s pass/fail policy. | Photos courtesy of Shelby O’Boyle By Ryan Breyta On Friday, Nov. 30, Shelby O’Boyle, a junior at Montclair State University studying film, sent an email to […]

INTERVIEW   Bio Gam fuses silky smooth keys, with R&B guitar and funky basslines/drums to create an original NeoSoul sound. The group switches seamlessly between funky grooves and soft catchy ballads. Drawing inspiration from Stevie Wonder, Frank Ocean, Anderson Paak, Vulfpeck, and Tom Misch, Gam is pushing the needle of modern soul music.  Gam found […]

WMSC’s December 2020 Playlists! Custom playlists created by our Music Team here at WMSC Radio 90.3!   EMILY MCCORMACK: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/3tqvQPT1avkE7KkJW2A4G7?si=2in9G2geQp6BVbs7AEbbmA CHARLOTTE ORTZIAN: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/3Y2uAK7UaZR6fHURbpoye1?si=czbnjEMTR–s-kUFId7TZw KENNY HORN: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7oJCzPdvk0C1mGBOUvIgKM?si=1W5rNC6xSmu01yF4BkZfsg YAZEMIN YILMAZ: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/09aGPxQXSqrKdDTS9HsC7d?si=cibzP95TTx6ZkeYsUaIFzQ KYLE PEPITONE: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/3mdfwyRDTN7KhG1QFpGcP7?si=tECmziDHTZm1LIaHv7Lagw KATHY EYZAGUIRRE: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/6su0J6XhEAiLjvyrECmREa?si=S9sIpHs9QxicIQC0uwoq3g IYONI TILLMAN: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/6su0J6XhEAiLjvyrECmREa?si=S9sIpHs9QxicIQC0uwoq3g      

Always remember to check out WMSC’s Monthly Published Newsletter! You can view our future newsletters by going to our website, viewing the dropdown menu under “About WMSC” and clicking on “Newsletter”! Here is a direct link to our November/December Newsletter! https://www.canva.com/design/DAEC0Fs-A-c/8cGoZ1g31rODjDw_h1DEdg/view?utm_content=DAEC0Fs-A-c&utm_campaign=designshare&utm_medium=link&utm_source=sharebutton  

October 2020 Playlists Custom playlists created by the Music Team here at WMSC Radio 90.3   EMILY MCCORMACK: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/3tqvQPT1avkE7KkJW2A4G7?si=2in9G2geQp6BVbs7AEbbmA CHARLOTTE ORTZIAN: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/3Y2uAK7UaZR6fHURbpoye1?si=czbnjEMTR–s-kUFId7TZw JARED TAUBER: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7oJCzPdvk0C1mGBOUvIgKM?si=1W5rNC6xSmu01yF4BkZfsg YAZEMIN YILMAZ: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/09aGPxQXSqrKdDTS9HsC7d?si=cibzP95TTx6ZkeYsUaIFzQ KYLE PEPITONE: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/3mdfwyRDTN7KhG1QFpGcP7?si=tECmziDHTZm1LIaHv7Lagw LAUREN SMALL: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/6su0J6XhEAiLjvyrECmREa?si=S9sIpHs9QxicIQC0uwoq3g JARED TAUBER:    

Election Day’s programming to begin at 7 p.m. on 90.3 WMSC FM Montclair, NJ. – November 2, 2020 – WMSC-FM announces plans for live election night coverage on Tuesday, November 3 beginning at 5pm starting with Newsdive featuring interviews with Investigative Journalist Greg Palast, California District 12th and challenger to Nancy Pelosi, Shahid Buttar. Then, […]

WMSC’s Interview with Lucia Zambetti Lucia is a sixteen-year-old girl from New York. Ever since she was young, she’s had a love for music which sprung from not only her parents’ professions as musicians, but her extended family and sisters passion for music. Even at just 3 years old, she would carpool-karaoke old Beatles songs […]

WMSC Scholarship Fund Article  The voice of Montclair and your alternative rock and talk college radio station is largely operated by your peers. Your peers who were determined to keep the station operating during stay-at-home orders. We have over 20 student directors, 45 disk jockeys, and 30 new DJs being trained right now. They now […]

By: Kyle Pepitone AC/DC Announces New Album? Are you ready? That’s the question Australian rock giants AC/DC have been asking their fans recently as they are getting ready to announce something big. Nearly 6 years after their last album, Rock or Bust, and 4 years since the end of the tour of the same name, […]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  WMSC Sponsors and Participates in Hybrid 2020 World College Radio Day WMSC organizes 30-Hour Hybrid WCRD Marathon MONTCLAIR, NJ, September 30th, 2020 – WMSC will be joining nearly 600 stations within 38 countries for the 10th annual World College Radio Day this Friday, October 2nd. WMSC is an official sponsor of the […]

Montclair State President Announces Retirement Published September 9, 2020 Writer: Tyler Mayer Editors: Louis Biondolillo and Peter Zezas Montclair State University’s President, Dr.  Susan A Cole announced she is retiring from her position as president of the university at the end of this academic year after a 23-year tenure.  The announcement was made during her […]

Always remember to check out WMSC’s Monthly Published Newsletter! You can view our future newsletters by going to our website, viewing the dropdown menu under “About WMSC” and clicking on “Newsletter”! Here is a direct link to our July/August Newsletter! https://www.canva.com/design/DAEC0Fs-A-c/8cGoZ1g31rODjDw_h1DEdg/view?utm_content=DAEC0Fs-A-c&utm_campaign=designshare&utm_medium=link&utm_source=sharebutton  

As Tropical Storm Isaias whips its way through the northeast people are finding all sorts of fallen trees, outages, and floods around them. Meteorologist, Domenica Davis, from Weatherchannel.com claims “This is a fast mover, but it will stay a tropical storm pretty much through this evening.” The storm is on track to end up somewhere […]

Making an Informed Decision NJ Primary Election 2020   By: Cristal H Santos    To view this full article with all available information and images, click on the following google drive link!   https://docs.google.com/document/d/179jKC8-u59g0_0pXCTrL-Cr9gYbjiAs09Fq9gCf98v8/edit?usp=sharing  

The following is a blog post by Rutgers University Student, Yukta Chand.  Chand has given us permission to post this onto 90.3 WMSC platforms. More can be found on her blog at https://simplyukta.wixsite.com/simplyyukta   ***This blog post was just something I have personally been feeling. If there are sentiments that offend you or you don’t agree […]

Always remember to check out WMSC’s Monthly Published Newsletter! You can view our future newsletters by going to our website, viewing the dropdown menu under “About WMSC” and clicking on “Newsletter”! Here is a direct link to our May/June Newsletter! https://www.canva.com/design/DAD8p_0XmRY/zfk-VWj8Z_JxQmdIZyndgw/view?utm_content=DAD8p_0XmRY&utm_campaign=designshare&utm_medium=link&utm_source=viewer  

By Ryan Breyta “With liberty and justice for all” is what we regurgitate during the Pledge of Allegiance. Wouldn’t it be nice if we practiced what we preached?  On Monday, May 25th, George Floyd, an unarmed black man died shortly after, now former police officer, Derek Chauvin held him down with his knee after Floyd […]

By Ryan Breyta MONTCLAIR, NEW JERSEY- As the Coronavirus cases in New Jersey continue to rise, many companies in the tri-state area are realizing they have waited too long to implement measures to protect the health of their workers. A Montclair Student and current Amazon worker who wishes to remain anonymous said that Amazon did not take the […]

Always remember to check out WMSC’s Monthly Published Newsletter! You can view our future newsletters by going to our website, viewing the dropdown menu under “About WMSC” and clicking on “Newsletter”! Here is a direct link to our April Newsletter! https://www.canva.com/design/DAD41-_S06Y/0aDub_l1-JrTBfJ9CADDcQ/view?utm_content=DAD41-_S06Y&utm_campaign=designshare&utm_medium=link&utm_source=sharebutton