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WERS makes the grade as nominee for best college station

By Clea Simon
Globe Correspondent / October 4, 2008

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Emerson College's WERS-FM (88.9) has long looked beyond campus for its listeners. Particularly since it abandoned the usual eclecticism of college radio and established a consistent weekday format of acoustic music and softer new rock two years ago, the station has pitched itself as an alternative to commercial stations like "The River" WXRV-FM (92.5) and WBOS-FM (92.9). But WERS, which ... (Full article: 546 words)

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