The HawkEar, a brand new local news program with a distinguished journalistic pedigree, airs Thursday, February 2, 2012, on WIUP-FM.
The radio show is produced by IUP Journalism Department students who are members of the campus chapter of the national Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ). The broadcasts will be archived on the HawkEye online newspaper website, published by the Journalism Department.
The HawkEar is successor to the award-winning Global Alert, one in a series of local news radio shows sponsored by SPJ since 2006.
On Thursday, from 4:00–5:00 p.m., The HawkEar inaugurates its new season on WIUP-FM (90.1) with these stories:
The next edition of The HawkEar will air February 16.
For more information, contact faculty adviser David O. Loomis, Ph.D., in the IUP Journalism Department: e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.