This Week on WEAA
First Edition host Sean Yoes reviews some of the top news stories of the week, directly from the pages of the AFRO with managing editor Kamau High.
Dressed and Highly Favored provides listeners with a brief window into Black Baltimore's history of fashion merchandising and design.
It’s Fat Tuesday! Mardi Gras! But in Latin America — it’s Carnaval ! You probably have seen or heard some of the styles from Brasil, whose Carnaval in Rio is world famous. However, tonight, in a special student produced segment, we travel throughout Latin America and get to know the music and the traditions surrounding Carnaval .
Jazz Master of the Month
All of us are feeling it. We see it happening every day. While representing constituents in Illinois’ 103 rd district, I watch the tragedy of an entire state losing good, blue collar jobs on a constant basis.
In the Community
The Dream Academy Inc. works with children of the incarcerated who have faced tremendous obstacles in their lives, including poverty and low-performing schools. The goal is to provide committed, caring adults who can make a difference and help children fix these gaps, and find self-esteem and direction in their young lives.
NFCB Membership Program Director Ernesto Aguilar included WEAA in an article about the 8 music stations to hear in 2017, published on Medium.com.
WEAA first began broadcasting on January 10, 1977. For the station's 40th anniversary, read the story of WEAA's first year, as told in a 1977 issue of Morgan Magazine.