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 :: 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 :: 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 :: 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 :: 10.30.16

Weekly News: The Omni Parker House, the Most Haunted Hotel in Boston

This episode of You Are Here is our “Halloween Special.” It explores the most haunted hotel in Boston, paranormal activity in the Bridgewater Triangle, and... Read More
Discover WERS :: 11.06.16

Weekly News: Understanding the Senate’s Decision to Block the Supreme Court

This episode of You Are Here is our “Election Special.” It discusses the Senate’s decision to block the Supreme Court, the role of third-party candidates... 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 :: 02.22.17

“Weekly News: Why Patriots Players Are Refusing to Visit the White House”

This episode of You Are Here focuses on protests. It discusses why Patriots players are boycotting the White House victory celebration, why Harvard Medical students... 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 :: 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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