Designing Radio Experiences and Promoting World Music

Music Director (Bloomington, IN) – August 2010-May 2012

Curated music for user-centered radio programming for WIUX Radio Station by collaborating with 10+ directors and getting feedback from 100+ music committee members to improve the station’s sound and operational processes and create biannual evaluation metrics.

2012 WIUX Board of Directors

DJ -January 2009 – May 2012

Promoted world music through creating a weekly African news and music radio program called Obruni Radio on WIUX Radio Station and writing bi-weekly articles on related topics for the Indiana Daily Student Newspaper (IDS). These are the 95 articles I wrote and published while working at the IDS.

Obruni Radio Recordings:

African Love Songs

A Musical Journey Through the Congo

A Musical Response to the Malian Coup

The Kenyan Show

The Senegalese Election

Old School Classics from Around the Continent of Africa

Kuduro from Angola

The Reggae Show

Happy Birthday Ghana!

The Finale