WKCR News provides a unique take on local, national, and global issues and challenges student reporters to develop and create a news media that is honest, relevant, and engaging. The News Department, whose roots lay in its award-winning coverage of the Columbia University student strike of 1968, prides itself on consistently working to situate Columbia news in a broader context and bring global issues back to Columbia.

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Interview with Josh Katz

Interview with Adama Sanneh

Interview with Lawrence Jordan