Announcements Archive

KCPW is Hiring!

Join our mission-oriented team! KCPW is seeking a full-time Underwriting Sales Account Executive to lead the marketing of on-air program underwriting and

105.3 is now 105.5

If you’re tuning into 105.3, you’ve noticed something is missing… that’s because we’ve moved a notch up on the radio dial. Our

New Weekend Program Schedule

The New Schedule Launched Oct. 12.  With the national cancellations of Wits and  Bob Edwards Weekend, KCPW has made a few changes to its weekend programming.

Fall Pledge Drive Starts Oct. 1

KCPW Fall Pledge Drive October 1 – 9, 2015 If you caught the recent edition of our daily segment, Christy the Wordsmith, you’ll

Weekend Programming Shuffle

In the next couple of weeks, KCPW will be reshuffling its weekend programming with the recent announcements of two show cancellations. In

UPR Picks Up Behind the Headlines

Behind the Headlines, the weekly reporter news roundtable brought to you by KCPW and the Salt Lake Tribune, now has a wider

2015 Summer Listener Feedback

We love to hear from you. Compliments and criticisms alike are valued and appreciated – a bellweather of sorts, offering a better

Thank you!

Earlier this month, we raised over $25,000 for the station thanks to a $10,000 matching grant generously donated by the Hinckley Institute’s Wayne

Trib Talk Live: What Mormon Women Want

Panelists are Ordain Women officer Debra Jenson, Brigham Young University doctoral candidate Mica McGriggs, BYU-Idaho professor Andrea Radke-Moss, historian Barbara Jones Brown

Join Us: One-Day Pledge Drive!

Friday, April 17, 2015 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. HOW TO GIVE: Donate online, or give us a call at (801) 359-5279!

Now Hiring: Administrative Assistant

KCPW is looking for a part-time Administrative Assistant – someone who can independently manage some of the critical tasks that help keep

KCPW Presents: “The Source: Get to Know the Great Salt Lake”

It’s the fourth largest lake of its kind in the world, but the Great Salt Lake is often underappreciated in Utah. With

UPHE Seminar: Air Pollution and Pregnancy

UPHE Seminar on Air Pollution and Pregnancy which will be simulcast by KCPW.  Six physicians with expertise on how air pollution exposure can adversely affect

We made our match!

Thanks to all who helped raise over $8,000 and secure two matching grants in the process. We’d like to also thank the Lawrence

It takes more than just listening.

Support KCPW in the New Year with a donation today. Our goal is to provide you with high-quality, thoughtful, entertaining, and above all

KCPW Open House

Join us Saturday, October 25 from 11-1 to take a tour, learn about the station, and meet KCPW staff, board members, and

Innovation Hub to air on KCPW

Beginning July 5, 2014 KCPW will air Innovation Hub, Public Radio International’s newest show.  It will air every Saturday at 2 PM


You did it! This station’s listeners have always been its backbone. Today, though, KCPW is especially grateful to the hundreds of people

2014 Spring Pledge Drive Thank-you!

Dear KCPW Supporters, Now that our 2014 Spring Pledge Drive is behind us and post-drive pledging is wrapping up, we’d like to take a moment and thank

NHMU’s Lecture Series Thursday March 20th: ‘Frankenstein’s Cat’

From the Natural History Museum of Utah’s Lecture Series: Biotechnology has given us a whole new toolbox for tinkering with life and

“Smoke and Mirrors: Fact vs. Fiction about Utah’s air pollution”

  Join KCPW this Thursday at 7 pm for a special live broadcast entitled “Smoke and Mirrors: Fact Vs Fiction about Utah’s

Get your Membercard today!

Make a pledge right now and receive buy one, get one meals & deals with the KCPW MemberCard!

KCPW Presents: America Abroad: “De-Radicalizing Terrorists”

From the Boston Marathon bombings to a recent attack on the Westgate Mall in Kenya, 2013 has seen a spike in terrorism

KCPW Presents: “New Years: A Reflection”

 Join in a New Year journey with host Hal Cannon to an ancient Gaelic ritual of bringing in the year with fiddler

12/20/13: The Swallow investigation, Matheson’s departure and UTOPIA

Jennifer Napier-Pearce speaks with Salt Lake Tribune reporters Robert Gehrke, Thomas Burr and Tony Semerad along with columnist Paul Rolly about the

KCPW Presents: “Reclaiming the Holidays”

This special profiles people from different backgrounds who seek to get past the consumer frenzy of the December holidays, and to focus

12/13/13: AG search, pay raises and Mormon racism

Jennifer Napier-Pearce talks with Salt Lake Tribune reporters Robert Gehrke and Peggy Fletcher Stack along with editorial writer George Pyle about charges

KCPW Presents: America Abroad “Global Entrepreneurship”

The U.S. is often thought of as the land of innovation – a great habitat for entrepreneurs. And, this is still the

12/6/13: Swallow’s successor, same-sex marriage, and Herbert’s budget

Salt Lake Tribune columnist Paul Rolly and reporters Brooke Adams and Robert Gehrke join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to talk about Utah’s next attorney

KCPW Presents: “The Mandela Tapes”

In this special program, you’ll hear Nelson Mandela as you’ve never heard him before. This program draws on 50 hours of recorded