About Us

Wave Radio is a student-run radio station at Carthage College. We are made of dozens of dedicated student DJs, programmers, and producers who possess an unwavering love for music and an insatiable curiosity for new sounds. We curate playlists, host engaging talk shows, and conduct interviews with local and national musicians, providing an immersive and unforgettable radio experience.

We take immense pride in our unwavering dedication to community engagement. The station actively collaborates and forms partnerships with a diverse range of student organizations, esteemed academic departments, cherished local musicians and businesses to consistently promote events and concerts, and amplify the voices of its vibrant and dynamic community.

Wave Radio stands as a beacon of creativity, a catalyst for musical discovery, and a platform for expression within the college community. Through its diverse programming, passionate DJs, and unwavering dedication to the art of broadcasting, Wave Radio has solidified its position as a cultural hub, inspiring the minds and souls of listeners and broadcasting the rhythm of the campus to the world.

Meet our E-Board!

Kyah Jernigan

Station Manager

Katherine Layendecker

Assistant Station Manager

Nora Johnson

Programming Director

Thomas Van Treeck

Outreach Director

Lily Lewis


Alec Prescher

Technical Director