What does WERS stand for?
What does WERS mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: WERS.
World Engineering Release System
FM-88.9, Emerson College, Boston, Massachusetts
What does WERS mean?
- WERS is one of Emerson College's two radio stations, located in Boston, Massachusetts. Student-run and professionally managed, it serves eastern New England an eclectic mix of musical genres, and more live performances than any other station in the region. Programming features over 20 different styles of music and news, including live performances and interviews. WERS stands as the first non-commercial radio station in New England, and has been in operation since November 1949. Among the founders of the station was WEEI Radio program director Arthur F. Edes, who first taught broadcasting courses at Emerson in 1932 and helped to plan a campus radio station. The chief architect of WERS in its early years was Professor Charles William Dudley.