WRAS Student-Managers meet with GPB CEO Teya Ryan

Atlanta, GA, October 29, 2014 – Students who run Georgia State University’s radio station, WRAS (88.5 FM), met Tuesday for the first time with Georgia Public Broadcasting CEO Teya Ryan and members of GSU’s administration to discuss the changes implemented on June 29 which resulted in GPB controlling WRAS’s broadcast signal for most of each […]

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Proposal

ALUMNI PROPOSAL TO THE ADMINISTRATION: PREFERRED OPTION TO RESOLVING THE WRAS PROBLEM  June 24, 2014 Dear Dr. Becker, Thank you for your consideration of our proposal. This preliminary draft represents what we could pull together in less than two weeks since we last spoke. Our plan is to work with your administration to refine and […]

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WRAS Alumni Statement

Dear President Becker, We, the alumni of WRAS Album 88 are writing to express our opposition to the deal reached between Georgia Public Broadcasting (“GPB”) and Georgia State University (“GSU”) over the daytime broadcasting rights for WRAS Atlanta 88.5 FM (“WRAS”). We write to explain why this deal has led us to announce today that […]

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Official Statement from WRAS Management & Staff on GPB Amalgamation

Today, May 6, 2014, WRAS management and staff were informed that the university has struck a deal with Georgia Public Broadcasting. According to representatives from central GSU administration, this deal will begin a 2-year contract that will increase GSU’s presence on the GPB statewide network of affiliate stations. With this new deal, programming on WRAS […]

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