Joining a staff at WUOG is the best way to get involved with the station. As long as you are enrolled and have paid student activity fees, you are free to join. After one semester on a staff, students will be eligible to receive DJ training and be on air!
If you’re interested in finding new national and international and reviewing it for rotation, you can join music staff! Led by our music directors Stan and Will, meetings are held on Wednesdays at 6:30 PM in the station lobby. Additionally, every meeting begins with Album Club where we discuss an album of choice. Past albums have included Bjork’s Debut, The Avalanches’ Since I Left You, and Digable Planets’ Blowout Comb among others.
If you’re interested in being involved in the local music scene, join the local music staff! Hang out with Mason and Jack, our local music director, on Mondays at 5:30 PM in the station lobby, and be among the first to hear and review new music from local artists.
Have an affinity for event planning? Help our events director, Mary, in organizing all of our events on Wednesdays at 7:30 in the station lobby! Make decorations, determine themes, and choose bands for functions both on and off-campus.
Have you ever seen WUOG posters, flyers, and buttons around campus? Wanna have a go at designing some yourself? Join the publications staff! Our publications director, Damalas, holds meetings alongside our events director, Mary, on Wednesdays at 7:30 PM in the station lobby! Make posters for specialty shows, flyers for events around campus, and promotional items like buttons and bumper stickers!
WUOG has an extensive archives collection, and our internal affairs directors, Caroline, need help cataloging all of it in order to create a living record to be used by DJs and to be made available to the public! This staff is helping to create and preserve the history of WUOG. Meetings are at 5:00 PM on Thursdays.
Seeking involvement with the technical side of WUOG? Our operations staff maintains and sets up equipment and mixes sound for bands visiting the station for in-studios and Live in the Lobby performances. Join Erin and Jackson, our operations directors, on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-8 PM in the station lobby.
Want to get a head start in broadcasting local, national, and international news? Join our news staff and start producing content to be aired on our weekly news programs. Michael, our news director, holds meetings on Mondays at 3:00 PM in the station lobby.
Join our sports staff and contribute to weekly talk shows dedicated to sports at all levels – from UGA to international! Interested in joining? Email our Sports director, Myan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Experienced or interested in videography, photography, social media, or web development? Our digital media staff is just the place for you! If you’re interested in receiving footage to edit, filming Live in the Lobby, helping develop our website, and curating content for our social media platforms, come to Brandon’s meetings in the lobby on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7 PM!
Want to help WUOG give back to the community we serve? Join Matthew every Thursday at 5:30PM to lend a hand and leave an impact on Athens.