Maybe I was destined for a career in radio when I built my first stereo receiver from a Heathkit box…then later spent time running wires over beer-stained floors for local bands in Colorado bars. I remember becoming enamored with Public Radio...
Office Manager, Program Hostcathomas@syr.edu
Born and raised in Syracuse, Cora Thomas began working at Syracuse University in 1988. Cora has been a radio personality for over 20 years. In addition to hosting her weekly Sunday Morning Gospel program, Cora spends her weekdays as WAER's...
Host of Alt & Pepperjtbloss@syr.edu
As host of Alt & Pepper, I take it upon myself to use my two hours on air to spice up your life with some of the freshest and finest in alternative and indie music. Now, I realize those are umbrella terms containing endless subgenres, but I...
Host, Reporter, Producerjssmit05@syr.edu
Thanks for visiting my page. My career has been quite the journey and it's a long road before I arrived to WAER. As a kid, I was always intrigued by microphones, singers and music. My parents bought me a tape recorder at 5 1/2 (if you can...
Host- All Things Consideredkazilcos@syr.edu
When I came to Syracuse University in 2014, I knew I wanted to go into journalism, and I was pretty sure I wanted to do television. When I was looking for ways to report outside of class, one of my professors recommended I start working at WAER...
Host - Common Threadsnewfolknow@netscape.net
Musician and photographer Larry Hoyt hosts the weekly program Common Threads which features an entertaining mix of traditional folk music and selections from the growing field of acoustically-based singer/songwriters.
Host, Reporter, Producersrwillis@syr.edu
I’ve always been enamored with the intimacy of radio. It’s so personal. It forces you to listen…and listen only. No visual distractions. I grew up listening to mostly top 40 radio in Detroit, with no shortage of entertaining DJ’s. As a...