Archive for the ‘Special Programming’ Category

HEAVYMETALHELPS-zine

Where to find a good metal read? A fanzine started by one of our own DJ’s! Heavy Metal Helps is a small DIY fanzine started up by Serena Navarro. The first edition will be going to print at the beginning of April and will feature local heavy weights, Heron, as well as, Mortals, a black/sludge […]

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CiTR celebrates the French language

        CiTR participated in Rendez-vous de la Francophonie (RVF) 2015, an annual celebration of Canada’s membership in the Francophonie which promotes the French language and its numerous cultural expressions. It runs March 6-22 in communities across Canada. Aaron Joseph, one of the hosts of Crimes and Treasons (Tuesdays 9-11 p.m. on CiTR […]

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International Women’s Day 2015 I March 8 |12PM – 8PM

Artwork by Erica Dolman and Claire Smale  Discorder Illustration by Sharon Ko From 12 – 8 PM on Sunday, March 8, CiTR’s airwaves will be filled with programming  to celebrate International Women’s Day! Tune in as CiTR’s programmers celebrate the role of women throughout the world with 8 hours of vibrant, energetic and dynamic material. Click through for the […]

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Silent Auction SuPrizes: TANTALIZING TICKETS AND PASSIONATE PASSES| FUNDRIVE FINALE at Pat’s Pub | March 6th

The Fundrive Finale is happening tomorrow night at Pat’s Pub! This year’s Silent Auction has loads of tickets for amazing local concerts, festivals, and cultural events. For concerts and music festivals, we’ve got Blueprint providing a pair of 5-day passes to Seasons Music Festival! In addition, the Vancouver Folk Music Festival is providing a pair […]

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Faculty Cup Broadcast!

CiTR is broadcasting live from the final event of the UBC Faculty Cup on Thursday, January 29th, from 5-7 p.m.  Join our hosts CJ Pentland and Jonathan Elmer as they bring you archery tag play-by-play from the War Memorial gym. 5:30-6:00 = Staff vs. Student Game 6:00-6:30 = Faculty Cup Final ​6:30-6:45 = Closing Ceremony Faculty […]

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24 Hours of Radio Art 2015!

Update Schedule Below! On Saturday, January 17, artists around the world celebrates Art’s Birthday and CiTR transmits local Radio Art to the world. Our celebration, 24 Hours of Radio Art will broadcast Midnight to Midnight on CiTR 101.9FM and www.citr.ca.  See the full (updated as of January 16) schedule here: Schedule 2015 Featuring: Javier Pinango, Don […]

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Join us for 24 Hours of Student Power!

On Monday, December 1st, CiTR will be hosting 24 Hours of Student Power! The annual event has students broadcasting live from the station for a full 24 hours. Numerous UBC clubs and organizations will be coming on air to chat about, and promote their cause. List of participants includes the UBC Social Justice Centre, Blank Vinyl Project, […]

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The Four Pillars Revisited by The Terry Project

In 2001, after much campaigning by activists, academics and public health officials, Vancouver’s municipal council approved the boldest, most progressive drug policy in North America: A Framework For Action: A Four-Pillar Approach to Vancouver’s Drug Problems. The Four Pillars‘ philosophy was simple but revolutionary: the government should lessen the harms associated with drug use, even […]

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Vancouver New Music’s Sonic Topographies – Oct 16th to 19th

Vancouver New Music’s Sonic Topographies starts today! The festival showcases composers, musicians and sound artists who are fostering new, sound-based explorations of ideas that emerge from natural, interlocking cycles and alternative systems of thought. Be sure to check out CiTR’s live broadcast of the event tonight and Sunday! Tune in tonight at 101.9FM or online […]

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Ideas Fair Live Broadcast on Thursday!

CiTR Broadcasts live from the Ideas Fair!  Join Ola and Duncan as they host their program right out in the open from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, October 2. UBC Campus + Community Planning is hosting an Ideas Fair on Outdoor Spaces. This is an exciting opportunity to share your ideas on possible […]

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