GLT internships for course credit may originate in any Illlinois State University department, and require that the student be enrolled for an internship course. Internships are available in these areas:
Contact: Willis Kern, News Director 309-438-5426.
Participate in planning and execution of special events:
Tasks may include:
Contact: Linda Healy, Events & Promotions Director, 309-438-5083
Contact: Program Director Mike McCurdy at 309-438-2394.
Support Your Public Radio Station
WGLT FM is a 25,000 watt listener supported public radio station licensed to Illinois State University. The GLT broadcast signal covers much of central Illinois, west to Peoria, north to Pontiac, east to Champaign, and south to Springfield, covering a total population area of over 400,000.
Formats include National Public Radio news, award winning local news, and the most blues on the radio between Chicago and St. Louis. GLT is staffed by broadcast, development and management professionals.
GLT offers four webstreams: our main channel, an all blues channel, an all jazz channel, and an all acoustic music channel.
GLT receives funding from several sources: 50% from listeners and businesses, 11% from state and federal grants, and 39% from Illinois State University.