B-CU’s Radio Station WRWS-LPFM 99.1 Welcomes The "Sheryl Underwood Radio Show"
B-CU’s radio station WRWS-LPFM 99.1 officially aired “The Sheryl Underwood Radio Show,” on Monday, October 3rd at 7a.m. The nationally syndicated radio show will air weekdays, Monday thru Friday 7a.m.-10a.m. Listeners can expect commentary on national and entertainment news, music, comedy, and Historically Black college and university (HBCU) segments.
“The show will greatly impact our community of Daytona Beach by giving our listeners discussions on relevant topics that pertain to their everyday lives and music to get them started on their day, rather it be at the job or school,” said Assistant Program Director and Show Producer, Marvin Nelson II.
The radio show has provided opportunities for students to become "Sheryl Underwood Radio Show” reporters, in which the student will discuss university news from their campus and the segment will be aired on all of the affiliate stations around the country. Stipends will be given for this opportunity. “Student staff at 99.1 will gain valuable radio experience by serving as morning show hosts and local show producers with the radio show,” Nelson added.
Every morning Sheryl Underwood will recognize an HBCU by giving the listeners a brief history and facts about the school, which she has previously mentioned
B-CU in her broadcast. Listeners can also expect to hear about HBCU Greek life as Sheryl Underwood has a strong connection with Greek Letter Organizations and is also a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated.
Be sure to tune in every weekday from 7a.m. to 10a.m. for the local “Sheryl Underwood Radio Show.”
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About Bethune Cookman University:
Founded in 1904 by Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune, Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) today sustains her legacy of faith, scholarship and service through its relationship with the United Methodist Church and its commitment to academic excellence and civic engagement. B-CU offers 38 degrees on its main campus and online college. Located in Daytona Beach, B-CU is one of three private, historically black colleges in the state of Florida. The institution boasts a diverse and international faculty and student body of nearly 4,000. For more information, visit www.cookman.edu.