Archives for 20th Anniversary Programming

WERU Special: 21st Birthday Party 5/02/09

Hosted by Matt Murphy & Amy Browne. Studio Engineer: Amy Browne
A live talk show that took place during WERU’s 21st birthday celebration, featuring members of the community talking about their hopes for WERU in the next 20 years.

Weekend Voices “Hear Again” 4/11/09

Producer/Host: Jim Campbell

Classics from the WERU archives in honor of the 20th anniversary of the station

Weekend Voices 1/10/09

Producer/Host: Jim Campbell

“Hear Again” from the WERU Archives in honor of our 20th anniversary

Weekend Voices 12/13/08

Producer/Host: Jim Campbell

“Hear Again” series

Founders Panel, recorded 10/02/08, unedited

WERU founders Jim Campbell, Deborah Wiggs,  Noel Paul Stookey, Karen Frangoulis, “Cousin” Phil Norris and Lisa B. Martin.   Facilitated by John Greenman,  introduction by Matt Murphy, recorded by Amy Browne.  October 2, 2008, Alamo Theater in Bucksport, Maine

Voices 10/14/08

Producer/Host: Amy Browne

Topic:  A Panel of WERU “Founders” speaking about the history of the station, at the Alamo Theater in Bucksport, Maine, October 2nd, 2008.  Panelists were: Jim Campbell, Deborah Wiggs,  Noel Paul Stookey, Karen Frangoulis, “Cousin” Phil Norris and Lisa B. Martin.  Facilitated by John Greenman

Voices 9/30/08

Producer/Host: Amy Browne

Segment 1: Labor and Human Rights Activists Present 24,000 Pink Slips to Senator Susan Collins

Collins is the only member of Maine’s congressional delegation that has not taken a stand against the Colombia “Free Trade” Agreement.  The pink slips were used to represent the 24,000 Mainers who have lost their jobs in the aftermath of the passage of NAFTA.  FMI: Maine Fair Trade Campaign,

Segment 2:  Noel Paul Stookey Concert

Noel Paul Stookey of Peter, Paul and Mary fame is also one of the founders of WERU-FM.  On Thursday, October 2nd he and Julianne Gardner will help WERU celebrate our 20th Anniversary with a benefit concert, desserts and a panel discussion featuring Stookey and some of the other station founders.   The event will take place at the Alamo Theater in Bucksport.  Station Manager Matt Murphy and Development Director Renee Johnson give us the details.  FMI: or 207-469-6600

Weekend Voices: Hear Again 9/20/08

Producer: Jim Campbell;  Host: Amy Browne

From the WERU Archives: Art and Science

How did Paul Sullivan get started in music?  What are some alternative voting systems that might provide propostional representation more effectively?  How do you mathematially divide something fairly among four or more people with no one feeling slighted?

Paul Sullivan, Composer and Musician, River Music, Brooklin, Maine
Alan D. Taylor, Professor of Mathematics, Union College, Schenectedy, NY