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You Are Here

Discover Stories from Boston and Beyond - From Student Journalists at Emerson College

Sunday mornings from 7-8 AM

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You Are Here is WERS’ weekly award-winning public affairs program.

Through innovative journalism and creative storytelling, You Are Here covers stories of global importance, but with relevance to you. We report on a wide range of topics including, but not limited to, politics, technology, health, sports, and the arts.

You Are Here’s mission is to provide its listeners with fresh angles and perspectives on relevant and important topics in the news using fair and truthful journalism. Our team takes ethics very seriously, as we recognize our responsibility as journalists to provide our listeners with accurate information.

We use professional radio programs and equipment in order to produce the best quality stories for the public to enjoy. We value our listeners and would greatly appreciate any feedback or story requests.

Please feel free to email newscoordinator@wers.org with questions, comments, or concerns. We would love to hear from you!

Click here to listen to our past episodes.

Discover WERS :: 11.20.16

Weekly News: The Future of Cambridge’s Historic Out of Town News Kiosk Is Unclear

This episode of You Are Here discusses the future of a historic news kiosk in Cambridge, Frederick Douglass and an exhibit in his honor, and... Read More
Discover WERS :: 07.06.17

Weekly News: The Psychology of Color

In this episode of You Are Here, reporter Ronnie Li explores how the colors we wear impact the way we think.
Discover WERS :: 12.06.16

Weekly News: The Key to Making ICUs Less Frightening and More Comfortable for Patients

This episode of You Are Here is our “Monthlong Special.” Instead of reporters having one week to cover stories, for this show they had an... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.26.16

Weekly News: Mass LGBT Advocates Continuing Push for Equality in Wake of Orlando

This episode of You Are Here discusses LGBT acceptance following the Orlando nightclub shooting and what spurred the potential strike at Brigham and Women’s hospital.... Read More
Discover WERS :: 06.01.17

Weekly News: Traumatic Brain Injury Survivors Overcome Their Injuries

This episode of You Are Here features an exclusive interview Katerina Dejkoska, producer and director of Overcoming, a documentary about overcoming Traumatic Brain Injury. It... Read More
Discover WERS :: 12.04.16

Weekly News: Conflicts Surrounding the Dakota Access Pipeline

This episode of You Are Here explores the conflicts surrounding the Dakota Access Pipeline, the ‘alt-right’ movement, and what Fidel Castro’s death means to first... Read More
Discover WERS :: 03.06.16

Weekly News: Why Massachusetts Is So Trump-Friendly

This episode of You Are Here brings you stories about the things that people are not talking about, but should be. It discusses Trump supporters... Read More
Discover WERS :: 10.10.17

Weekly News: Title IX​ – The Price of Certainty

This episode of You are Here explores college courses on Beyoncé, a new initiative to tackle racism surrounding Boston sports, the not-so-virtual reality of video... Read More
Discover WERS :: 03.20.16

Weekly News: Governor Baker Signs Landmark Opioid Bill

This episode of You Are Here discusses a new law placing tighter state control on opioids and how big money isn’t changing the presidential race.... Read More

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