SUNY Potsdam Radio Station WAIH Top 10 Finalist for mtvU Awards


SUNY Potsdam’s student radio station is in the running for a mtvU Woodie Award for the U.S.’s best college station. WAIH “The Way” is a top 10 finalist for the 2012 Woodie Awards, which highlight the music that’s voted the best by a college audience.

The final round of online voting has begun for the College Radio Woodie award. To vote for WAIH, visit or

SUNY Potsdam is competing against student radio stations at Appalachian State University, the University of Alaska at Fairbanks, the University of Pittsburgh, the University of Washington, Marywood University, Ohio University, DePaul University, Loyola University Maryland and Humboldt State University.

WAIH is a student-run, non-commercial radio station based at the SUNY Potsdam campus. The format of the station is mixed music, leaning towards alternative acts, and talk shows centered around subjects like sexuality, politics and music.

The 2012 mtvU Woodie Awards Festival will be held on March 15 at the South by Southwest Music Festival in Austin, Texas. The Woodie Awards Special will air on MTV and mtvU on Sunday, March 18, at 8 p.m. Eastern time.

To listen to WAIH online, visit

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Founded in 1816, and located on the outskirts of the beautiful Adirondack Park, The State University of New York at Potsdam is one of America’s first 50 colleges. SUNY Potsdam currently enrolls approximately 4,350 undergraduate and graduate students. Home to the world-renowned Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam is known for its handcrafted education, challenging liberal arts and sciences core, excellence in teacher training and leadership in the performing and visual arts.