Hofstra Journalism Student wins Gracie Award
WRHU Station Manager Shannan Ferry ’14 received a Gracie Award for her entry “Female Genital Mutilation: A Victim Speaks Out” in the Outstanding Interview Program or Feature category. Shannan’s segment aired as part of WRHU’s series, A League of Our Own.
Pictured with Shannan is WRHU Community Volunteer and Hofstra alumna Fran Spencer.
A League of Our Own (Tues, 6:30 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. & Fri 6:30 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.) on WRHU 88.7 FM
A show dedicated to exploring issues significant to women. One on one interviews and panel discussions are devoted to the contributions, concerns, and influence of women on politics, society, business and pop culture. Past guest have included award winning broadcast journalist Carol Jenkins; WFAN sports journalist Ann Liguori; Nell Merlino of Count Me In; and Maggie Mistal, career expert on CNN and Martha Stewart Living Sirius Satellite Radio. The show is hosted by Fran Spencer and produced by Ed Ingles and Fran Spencer.