KCPR to Celebrate 50 Years On the Air

Please join us on campus October 12-13 as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of KCPR-FM and induct the next class into the Journalism Department’s Mustang Media Hall of Fame.

KCPR Anniversary

Festivities will include our third biennial Jim Hayes Symposium, a downtown musical event, open house at the radio station, and the Hall of Fame and Gala.

Here’s what we have planned so far:

Friday, October 12

  • 7-9 p.m. Jim Hayes Symposium in the ATL (Bldg. 07) on campus
  • 9:30 p.m. KCPR Presents: Artist TBA

Saturday, October 13

  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Open House at the station
  • 5-9 p.m. Mustang Media Hall of Fame and "Through the Decades" Gala in the Multi-Activity Center on campus

Sunday, October 14

  • Possible alumni picnic

If you would like to get involved — whether you want to take an active role with planning, or simply send stories or materials from your days on the KCPR airwaves — please email

For updates and more details, check out our event page on Facebook, and let us know you’ll be there to help us celebrate in October.

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