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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 :: 04.10.16

Weekly News: Boston Walk Aims to Raise Awareness About Realities of Genocide

This episode of You Are Here discusses Boston’s Walk Against Genocide, what goes on during a Wikipedia edit-a-thon, and State Police adding tasers to their... 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 :: 04.03.16

Weekly News: Are Millennials Wrong About Hillary Clinton?

This episode of You Are Here discusses how millennials perceive Hillary Clinton, the dangers of mixing sleep with technology, and the psychology behind electing outsider... Read More
Discover WERS :: 10.23.16

Weekly News: Long-Term Effects of the Massachusetts Drought

This episode of You Are Here discusses the long-term effects of the Massachusetts drought, the 71st annual Al Smith Dinner, early voting in Massachusetts, and... Read More
Discover WERS :: 12.06.15

Weekly News: Will the US Find a Solution for Syrian Refugees?

This episode of You Are Here discusses the Syrian refugee crisis, what this winter is looking like for Boston, and the second annual #GivingTuesday event... Read More
Discover WERS :: 02.07.16

Weekly News: Is Hillary Clinton’s Campaign Beyond the Email Scandal?

This episode of You Are Here discusses the effect of Hillary Clinton’s email scandal on her campaign, Amherst College’s questionable mascot, and drunk Shakespeare performances.... Read More
Discover WERS :: 03.13.16

Weekly News: The Odd & Modern Process for Meeting Your Sperm Donor Siblings

This episode of You Are Here brings you stories about people in need of help. It explores a website that helps you find your siblings... Read More
Discover WERS :: 01.31.16

Weekly News: Allegations of Racism Emanate From Nation’s Oldest School

This episode of You Are Here discusses racism in a Boston public school, the rise and potential fall of Boston’s Citgo sign, and Boston’s Beanpot... Read More
Discover WERS :: 05.25.17

Weekly News: R&B Singer-Songwriter SoMo Discusses New Album “The Answers”

This episode of You Are Here features an exclusive interview with R&B singer-songwriter SoMo and explores the power of music therapy. It also includes coverage... Read More

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