KJHK Radio

Bobbi

"Working with these students is remarkable, you can see their passion and love for KJHK in everything they do, and I'm lucky to be a part of it."


Bobbi Washechek
KJHK General Manager

2021 Statistics

208
Applications
+1M
Youtube Views
100K+
TikTok Likes in 5 Months

"I have wanted to work in college radio professionally ever since working at my own college radio station during undergrad, and it's truly an honor to have landed at KJHK after finishing my master's degree. KJHK is a bastion of creativity, inclusivity, positivity, and general love of all things music and content. Working with these students is remarkable, you can see their passion and love for KJHK in everything they do, and I'm lucky to be a part of it."- Bobbi

KU and Lawrence would not be denied the KJ Sound Alternative. The station broadcast through the pandemic without interruption. Mike Macfarland's advance to running Union IT while handing the headphones to Bobbi Washechek as the new General Manager.

MILESTONES

Bella In Studio

Involvement in Radio

Resistant to categorization, the station continued to bloom online with podcasts, cultural features, live performances and holiday antics.
Working from home

Student Development

Always creative in approach, KJ students had already developed automated capacities that allowed for remote broadcasting.
Following

Follower Growth

In early 2021, KJHK's Youtube channel surpassed 1 million views.

KJHK launched its TikTok channel in August, and has since garnered over 100K likes in 5 months.
KHJK

Trained DJ's

KJHK has a trained live DJ for every hour of its programming- 69 in all, with an additional 5 DJ's that have been trained, which has allowed KJHK to create a reserve DJ corps for the first time in recent memory. For reference, in 2019, pre-covid, KJHK had 53 active weekly DJ's.

Learn More About KJHK

From hosting on-air shows to creating podcasts, recording live bands, or reviewing new music, to covering KU sports.