June 8, 2010

Radio Laurier

radiolaurier.com

Radio Laurier is the official campus radio station of Wilfrid Laurier University.

Though relaunched in January 2010, Radio Laurier has existed in other forms previously, joining WLUSP in May 2009 and began revamping its structure and programming to become a professional campus radio station.

Radio Laurier
is a member of the National Campus and Community Radio Association (NCRA), a collective of over 70 stations across Canada.

Kanisha Bortey, Station Manager
station.manager@radiolaurier.com


1969
Radio Lutheran, the precursor to Radio Laurier, is founded.

1979
The station’s license is revoked due to the high cost of fixing faulty equipment.

1984
A first year computer student seeks to revive the station, seeking financial support from WLUSU.

December 2008
WLUSU announces its intent to no longer support Radio Laurier financially.

January 8th, 2010
Radio Laurier re-launches under the banner of WLUSP.