People

  • News Director

    Maybe I was destined for a career in radio when I built my first stereo receiver from a Heathkit box…then later spent time running wires over beer-stained floors for local bands in Colorado bars.  I remember becoming enamored with Public Radio...

  • Office Manager, Program Host

    Born and raised in Syracuse, Cora Thomas began working at Syracuse University in 1988.  Cora has been a radio personality for over 20 years.  In addition to hosting her weekly Sunday Morning Gospel program, Cora spends her weekdays as WAER's...

  • Host of Alt & Pepper

    As host of Alt & Pepper, I take it upon myself to use my two hours on air to spice up your life with some of the freshest and finest in alternative and indie music. Now, I realize those are umbrella terms containing endless subgenres, but I...

  • Host, Reporter, Producer

    Thanks for visiting my page.  My career has been quite the journey and it's a long road before I arrived to WAER.  As a kid, I was always intrigued by microphones, singers  and music.  My parents bought me a tape recorder at 5 1/2 (if you can...

  • Afternoon Host and Reporter

    My introduction to radio was an internship at WYSO in southwest Ohio, the public radio affiliate owned by Antioch College where I was a student. I was drawn in by the closeness and intimacy of radio storytelling and the power of...

  • Host - Common Threads

    Musician and photographer Larry Hoyt hosts the weekly program Common Threads which features an entertaining mix of traditional folk music and selections from the growing field of acoustically-based singer/songwriters.  

  • Host of The Chill-E Show

    I host The Chill-E Show on Alt88 our HD3 station Wednesday nights from 5-7. I do my best to curate and showcase chill electric, trip hop, ambient pop, and acid jazz playlists. An array of international musicians, DJs and producers make their...

  • Host, Reporter, Producer

    I’ve always been enamored with the intimacy of radio.  It’s so personal.  It forces you to listen…and listen only.  No visual distractions.  I grew up listening to mostly top 40 radio in Detroit, with no shortage of entertaining DJ’s.  As a...