March 7, 2022

Palatine, IL

Harper Radio Honored with Two (2) First Place 2022 Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) Awards

The Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) has announced the winners for their 2022 Media Awards.

Harper Radio – WHCM (88.3FM) – received two (2) first place awards. The Harper Radio winners are:

  • Student Ashley Rosenthal, Harper Radio’s current General Manager, under the Best Promotional Event category for her entry “WHCM t-shirt promotion”, and
  • Erik Bonilla-Sanchez, Harper Radio’s General Manager in 2021, won the prestigious Len Mallioux Management Award in the Best Radio Station Manager – College category

The awards come on the heels of The Broadcast Education Association (BEA) 2022 Festival of Media Arts Awards. Harper Radio received two (2) first place awards (out of three [3] first place awards in total) in their 2-year College category.

Harper Radio WHCM 88.3 FM is a student run college radio station at Harper College, broadcasting across northern Chicagoland and streaming worldwide at Enjoy commercial free programming including sports, talk, news, and a variety of music. Everything you need while listening to college radio.

The Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) is an organization with a membership of over one thousand non-profit, education-affiliated radio stations and webcasters. Founded in 1940, IBS is headquartered in New Windsor, NY, with a legal office in Washington, D.C. In addition to providing support for establishing and operating noncommercial radio and webcast operations, it frequently represents its members with FCC negotiations, copyright issues, and litigation.

Media contact

Ashley Rosenthal, Harper Radio General Manager

1200 W. Algonquin Road

Palatine, IL 60067


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