WUOT Receives National Edward R. Murrow Award for I’m Still Here: My HIV Life


The UT-licensed public radio station, WUOT 91.9 FM, has received a prestigious National Edward R. Murrow Award for Excellence in Broadcast Journalism. The station’s documentary I’m Still Here: My HIV Life was chosen as the best audio documentary in the Small Market division by the Radio Television Digital News Association.

Jazz Jam: WUOT Debuts New Jazz Program Tonight

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UT’s public radio station, WUOT 91.9 FM, will launch its newest program, Jazz Jam, tonight. The program is hosted by Kelle Jolly, who has made an impact in Knoxville as a singer, actress, and fashion designer.

Jennie Caissie Joins UT’s WUOT as Membership Coordinator


Jennie Caissie has been named the membership coordinator for UT’s public radio station, WUOT 91.9 FM. As membership coordinator, Caissie will oversee all aspects of WUOT’s membership program and activities, including maintaining and providing analysis of the membership database, tracking membership revenue, conducting comprehensive on-air and mail membership campaigns, organizing special events, and recruiting and supervising about 300 WUOT volunteers.

WUOT Premieres Locally-Produced Special on Living with HIV on November 6

When John was diagnosed with HIV in 1990, he never would have imagined he would be alive to celebrate his fiftieth birthday. Twenty-three years later, the Oak Ridge resident views his life with a sense of appreciation and perspective. John is one of five East Tennesseans featured on a new WUOT special, “I’m Still Here: My HIV Life.” The program will air during Morning Edition and All Things Considered on Wednesday, November 6.

WUOT: The Method: Migrating Trees, Radiochemistry and Preventing Blackouts

Howard Hall, the director of the campus’s Radiochemistry Center for Excellence, spoke with 91.9FM WUOT’s Chrissie Keuper about the importance of the field to national security. The interview appears on the station’s The Method which is a series that explores the intersection of science and society.