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Thursday Night Live: Halloween Edition

Thursday Night Live: Halloween Edition

November 3, 2015

In a spot lit corner of the Student Union, bands projected their unique and trembling sounds through...

Fire Jam Rained Out

Fire Jam Rained Out

September 22, 2015

When WZRD planned to have a fire jam on campus, they planned for food, they planned for fun, but they...

Hey, DEADBEAT, This is Thursday Night Live at NEIU

Hey, DEADBEAT, This is Thursday Night Live at NEIU

September 22, 2015

The WZRD never fails to impress the underground music scene with weekly Thursday Night Live (TNL) sets....

WZRD: Top 50 in College Radio

WZRD: Top 50 in College Radio

September 9, 2015

Northeastern Illinois University's freeform radio station has recently been listed by Bestcolleges.com...

WZRD celebrates 40 years

WZRD celebrates 40 years

October 7, 2014

  They are students, they are united and they are Wizards. Celebrating their 40th anniversary, Chicago’s 88.3 FM (WZRD) co...

The Land of WZRD

The Land of WZRD

September 9, 2014

A stone’s throw away from the now vacant WZRD radio studio is a multipurpose room where the wizards...

Free Association at Its Finest

Free Association at Its Finest

April 29, 2014

WZRD (88.3 FM) held its first annual Wiz Fest, inhabiting the cafeteria with five major acts from all sides of the dial, which included artists like Son Del Viento and Blue Drea...