KHWS to be suspended indefinitely

KHWS student radio has been suspended indefinitely after exceeding its bitrate allowance Feb. 13, KHWS leader and Chronicle Digital Managing Editor Lucas Gelfond ’19 said. The station’s streaming service provider, MyRadioStream, automatically temporarily discontinued the account after multiple warnings. Gelfond said he and the other student leaders, Will Newhart ’19, Annie Wendorf ’19, and Kylie […]

‘The Za’ hosts fundraiser for Pizza 4 Patriots

Joseph Levin ’17, Andrew Berg ’17 and Justin Ciccone ’17 hosted the Tel-Za-Thon, a 12-hour broadcast on KHWS, on Saturday to fundraise for Pizza 4 Patriots, breaking two Guinness World Records in the process. The charity Pizza 4 Patriots was founded by former Air Force Sergeant Mark Evans to provide pizza to veterans and troops […]

KHWS returns after three-month hiatus

After a three-month hiatus, KHWS student radio returned on air April 25. Club leaders had to find a replacement broadcasting service after the one the club previously used, live365, went bankrupt. “It was a tedious process and also during a very busy time for most of the seniors,” KHWS leader Daniela Grande ’16 said. “We […]

KHWS goes on hiatus after provider shuts off

Student-run radio station KHWS has gone on a hiatus for an undetermined amount of time as student leaders seek an alternate radio streaming service after the station’s broadcast program went off the air Jan. 31. Students have used the internet streaming service provider Live365 as KHWS’s platform since the station first went live in 2012, […]

KHWS radio returns with teacher slots

Student radio station KHWS will return to the air on Oct. 19 at 5 p.m., and teachers will have the opportunity to co-host with their students this year. After science teacher and faculty adviser Nathan Cardin’s broadcast last year received high ratings, KHWS staff decided to invite all teachers to co-host with students. “Teachers get […]

KHWS announces broadcast schedule

Student radio station KHWS released its DJ schedule today. Students will begin broadcasting in approximately two weeks, station manager Sydney Foreman ’14 said. Though KHWS previously stated that it would accept a limited number of DJs due to the high number of applicants, all who applied for a show were given one. “We wanted to […]

KHWS modifies DJ selection procedure

Students sent in a record 80 applications for a DJ position on KHWS, the student-run radio station. Due of the number of applications, KHWS will select a limited number of DJs. The application will be used to see what type of music the DJ likes to keep the music style consistent with last year. Despite […]

KHWS radio launches with changed format

Student broadcasting club KHWS began broadcasting on Oct. 23 with a new schedule and format, as well as some minor technical difficulties When KHWS first began broadcasting this year, DJs using Macs could not connect to the broadcasting server due to compatibility issues and had to use a different program. As a result, broadcasting sessions […]

KHWS radio launches with changed format

Student broadcasting club KHWS began broadcasting on Oct. 23 with a new schedule and format, as well as some minor technical difficulties. When KHWS first began broadcasting this year, DJs using Macs could not connect to the broadcasting server due to compatibility issues and had to use a different program. As a result, broadcasting sessions […]

KHWS launches with record number of DJs

KHWS, Harvard-Westlake’s student-run online radio station, hit the air waves for the first time this school year today Oct. 23 with student DJ Alisha Bansal ’14 playing “Kong” by Bonobo to kick off her 5 p.m. set. Bansal is the first of fifty student DJs who will broadcast this year once every two weeks for […]