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CJSW makes radio history

By Chris Beauchamp

It’s official. Not only does CJSW dominate Calgary’s airwaves, they do so to the tune of over $200,000 in listener support.The 21st CJSW Funding Drive wrapped up last week with the station raising $204,660 during the annual week-long event. The total marks a station record, and according to CJSW Station Manager Chad Saunders, a record… Continue reading CJSW makes radio history

CJSW funding drive

By Heather Moulton

$173,780 is the total so far for CJSW’s annual funding drive, and pledges are still coming in. “It just keeps on getting better, year after year,” said CJSW Station Manager Chad Saunders. “The community values us enough to fork over their hard-earned cash to keep us going.” Their goal was to raise $160,000 based on… Continue reading CJSW funding drive

One film at a time

By Lawrence Bailey

The lineup was unbelievable. People were anxiously waiting in the halls, shuffling back and forth, jockeying for position. The dilemma at hand: how do you fit over 700 people into a 300-seat lecture theatre?"We weren’t sure if anyone would show up," laughed CJSW Station Manager Chad Saunders of the first ever Movies That Matter screening,… Continue reading One film at a time

The station that raised $170,000

By Lyndsey Vandament

Well, the tallies are in and once again the dedicated team at CJSW is amazed by the outpouring of community support for its annual funding drive. “We’re really happy,” beamed CJSW Station Manager Chad Saunders. “We’re really fortunate that the support is as strong as it is.” This year’s drive raked in just under $170,000,… Continue reading The station that raised $170,000

CJSW funding drive results

By Вen Li

CJSW’s funding drive ended on Friday. Although the more than $140,000 pledged falls short of last year’s total of $152,000, Station Manager Chad Saunders is pleased with the results.“Last year, we were broadcasting at 200 watts. This year, we’re at ten per cent of that licensed wattage, but 90 per cent of the money,” said… Continue reading CJSW funding drive results

Judges fall for ploy

By Andrew Ross

In a strange twist, radio killed the video star.On Feb. 1, CJSW, the radio branch of the University of Calgary TriMedia Alliance emerged victorious over NUTV and the Gauntlet in an all-day papier mâché melee."It felt good," said CJSW Station Manager Chad Saunders. "CJSW’s always been the ugly stepchild of the three media groups. It… Continue reading Judges fall for ploy