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WWPT continues coverage during Coronavirus pandemic

Evan Trock ’22 (left) and Nick Sikorsky ’24 (right) prepare for a WWPT radio session. Students who are online can be broadcasted into this room using Zoom and can participate as usual.
October 13, 2020

On March 11, students excitedly made the journey home as the bomb that is the Coronavirus pandemic dropped. In the beginning, many were happy with the gift of a few days off from school; however, being...

WWPT brings home the gold from the Drury Awards in seven categories

WWPT brings home the gold from the Drury Awards in seven categories
May 19, 2017

By Alex Reiner '18 and Jonathan Kaner '18 They cover sporting games, they report news and they discuss controversial matters. Now, they celebrate. The WWPT Staples radio network took home trophies...

WWPT wins host of accolades at Drury High School Radio Awards

WWPT wins host of accolades at Drury High School Radio Awards
November 10, 2015

Staples’ radio station, WWPT, was awarded the honor of second best high school radio station in the country on Nov. 7 at the annual John Drury High School Radio Awards in Naperville, Illinois. Adam Kaplan...

WWPT honored at 2014 Drury Awards

WWPT honored at 2014 Drury Awards
May 6, 2014

Staples’ WWPT was named third best radio station in the country at the John Drury High School Radio Awards on Saturday, a title that crowned their various other recognitions. Hannah Foley and Arin Meyer...

WWPT switches its tune

Working the station: Jake Reiser’14 works Staples’ radio booth after school Friday, Oct. 25th. Reiser and Tim Schroeder’14 are the few left with a sports centered show.
November 4, 2013

Music-centered shows are beating sports coverage in air time on WWPT, lately. But cohosts Brandon Shock ’16 and Brandon Rakowski ’16, believe Staples’ radio station could use a different kind of...

WWPT Broadcasters Up for Five High School Radio Awards

DJ SIxsmith '11 (left), Eric Galanty '11 (center), and Michael Nussbaum '11 (right) on the air. They are part of the John Drury Award nominated Staples radio station WWPT.
October 16, 2009

With a purpose of recognizing excellence in high school radio broadcasting, the John Drury High School Radio Awards has nominated Staples’ WWPT radio station as one of the top five in the country. The...

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