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Wordplay: No Nose

by on 2018-11-09

This is Wordplay with George Bilgere and John Donoghue! If you love Wordplay, you’ll want to stick you nose into this week’s episode “No Nose,” featuring the following poems. – The Partial Explanation, by Charles Simic – Indulgence, by Don Colburn – Refugees, Brian Bylston – No Nose, Ethan Cohn – Geography of the Forehead, […]


John Carroll Football Hour Episode 9: November 3, 2018

by on 2018-11-03

Fresh off a 66-19 blowout win over Wilmington the No. 9 Blue Streaks return home for the final two games of the regular season. First up, a date with the Heidelberg Student Princes. This week on the John Carroll Football Hour, Eddie Marotta previews the matchup and chats with senior John Tucci, who serves as […]


John Carroll Football Hour Episode 8: October 27, 2018

by on 2018-10-27

Up to No. 9 in the national rankings, John Carroll won a nail-biter over the previously unbeaten Marietta Pioneers in Week 8, 27-24. At 6-1 on the season, the Blue Streaks now prepare for the home stretch of their schedule, which starts with their final road contest of the season at Wilmington. This week on […]


FOOTBALL: #10 John Carroll vs. Marietta – Oct. 20, 2018

by on 2018-10-24

Week Eight presented John Carroll with a surprising challenge as the undefeated Marietta Pioneers came to University Heights. The No. 10 ranked Blue Streaks trailed for most of the afternoon before taking a late lead in the fourth quarter. Ultimately, they held on to push their record to 6-1 on the season and keep their […]


In-Studio Inteview with Blue Water Highway – Oct. 18, 2018

by on 2018-10-23

Indie folk group Blue Water Highway carved some time out of their tour schedule to stop by the WJCU studio for a live interview and performance. The group talked about their new album, Heartbreak City, touring lift and performed three live songs including an acoustic version of one of the album’s first single “Best Friend.” You […]


John Carroll Football Hour Episode 7: October 20, 2018

by on 2018-10-20

A 49-17 win over Ohio Northern has the No. 10 ranked Blue Streaks at 5-1 on the season with a massive showdown with undefeated Marietta looming this week. On this week’s show, Eddie Marotta brings special teams coordinator Tony Binker on the show to discuss that always important third phase of the game. Junior cornerback […]


Heights Now Oct. 15, 2018: Shining Star Competition

by on 2018-10-19

We caught up with Debbie Rothscild to discuss the Shining Star singing competition that is hosted by the Montefiore Foundation. Money raised goes to memory care programs.


FOOTBALL: #10 John Carroll at Ohio Northern – Oct. 13, 2018

by on 2018-10-17

Back on track after last week’s homecoming win over Capital, John Carroll hit the road looking to improve to 5-1 on the season and keep their postseason hopes alive against Ohio Northern. A scoreless first quarter between the two OAC foes paved the way for an entertaining second stanza as the Blue Streaks put up […]


Wordplay: Smoking

by on 2018-10-17

This is Wordplay with George Bilgere and John Donoghue! This week’s episode is so hot that it’s “Smoking.” Enjoy these seven fire poems… – The Present, by Dana Gioia – Field Guide, by Tony Hoagland – A Little Triggeration, by Nick Kuhar – The Presence, by Maxine Kumin – Old Flame, by Sarah Freeley – […]


Biblio Radio – Oct. 15, 2018

by on 2018-10-16

Just in time for Halloween, Librarian John Piche talks about his favorite horror novels, and why people like to be scared.


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