What's New at WMPG?

WMPG celebrates Black History Month


Everyday in the month of February WMPG is airing a short audio feature about an influential Black man or woman in history. We’ll hear about people from Maine to Malawi. We celebrate scientists, radicals, teachers, preachers, musicians, athletes, and those who fought to followed their dreams.

Calling all designers and creators of fabulous wearables!


WMPG invites YOU to bring your creative and clever designs to the 24th annual Fashion Show Benefit. We want YOUR designs to come alive on our runway!
From wild to normal, street to formal, all styles of clothing, jewelry, accessories and artistic wear for all ages and genres!

WMPG DJ Steve Hirshon passes away peacefully on 12/1/17


We are sad to report that longtime WMPG DJ Steve Hirshon passed away peacefully this past Friday night. During his 30 plus years at WMPG Steve wore many hats including DJ, public affairs producer, development director, sports director and serving on the WMPG Board of Directors. Until recently Steve could be heard every Thursday morning hosting his show “Hukkin’ a Chainek” – a Yiddish phrase that means making a big noise – which featured an eclectic mix of musical genres, along with interviews with community activists, authors, journalists and politicians. Steve exemplified everything that is good about WMPG and will be greatly missed.

USM Students present The Escape Pod


USM’s Media Studies Audio and Radio Production class presents The Escape Pod. These are interviews and conversations with USM professors and staff, community members, students and more. As part of learning all about radio our students produced, hosted and engineered these fifteen minutes interviews. Give a listen!

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