WZIP-FM

WZIP-FM Akron's #1 for Nonstop Hits The most listened-to student-run radio station in the country! Broadcasting to Northeast Ohio from the campus of The University of Akron on 88.1-FM and on the web at wzip.fm.

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ZTV Akron
01/21/2021

ZTV Akron

Applications for ZTV and WZIP-FM are open now! Are you passionate about making media, telling a story, and entertaining a crowd? ZTV and WZIP-FM is your main hub for on-hand production experience at The University of Akron.

ALL students and ALL majors can join ZTV: https://akron.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cuXD5LV7fQtm3t3

Looking for something new in 2021? Applications are now open to join WZIP and ZTV Akron!Whether it’s for your future pro...
01/20/2021

Looking for something new in 2021? Applications are now open to join WZIP and ZTV Akron!

Whether it’s for your future profession or just for fun, the skills you learn and the friends you make will define your college career.

All majors are welcome! Membership is open to current students at The University of Akron. Follow the link below to begin your application!

http://ow.ly/ROLt50DdSur

Two of our members will be interning at 330ToGo this semester. Good luck Rachel and Jeff!
01/15/2021

Two of our members will be interning at 330ToGo this semester. Good luck Rachel and Jeff!

Please join us in W͟E͟L͟C͟O͟M͟I͟N͟G͟ the @330togo

@uakron INTERNS

R͟A͟C͟H͟E͟L͟ & J͟E͟F͟F͟!͟!͟

We are T͟H͟R͟I͟L͟L͟E͟D͟ to have them join our team!

You will see them contributing to our regular content in addition to doing some back office work that we know will make a better experience for you, o͟u͟r͟ v͟i͟e͟w͟e͟r͟s͟!

We already think these guys are amazing and we are sure you’ll think so too!

Welcome, Rachel & Jeff!
👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼

Be sure to watch for upcoming interviews to get to know them more!

#newinterns #herewegrowagain #universityofakron #wzip #sports #reviews #hopandbean #newinterns #happytohaveyou #330togo #universityofakron #production #admin #contentcreation

Happy new year! 🎉What are you looking forward to in 2021?
01/01/2021

Happy new year! 🎉

What are you looking forward to in 2021?

Happy Holidays from Z88 Akron! 🎄
12/25/2020

Happy Holidays from Z88 Akron! 🎄

Congratulations to The University of Akron class of 2020! You did it! 🎉🎓#ForeverAZip
12/12/2020

Congratulations to The University of Akron class of 2020! You did it! 🎉🎓

#ForeverAZip

Today on #ZipsUnlimited: WZIP bids farewell to four of its own familiar names and voices. Fall 2020 graduates Neil Hasse...
12/12/2020

Today on #ZipsUnlimited: WZIP bids farewell to four of its own familiar names and voices. Fall 2020 graduates Neil Hassen, Claire Patton, Jack Riedinger and Megan Uzomba reflect on their time at UA and offer their advice to students who still have time to enjoy what The University of Akron has to offer.

Also, hear from Undergraduate Admissions Senior Assistant Director Chris Stimler about how UA is extending scholarships and otherwise working on recruiting new students.

Celebrate our graduates with us today at noon on #Z88

Akron Zips Football secured a HUGE victory over Bowling Green on Saturday.
12/06/2020
Zips Dominate Falcons in Satisfying Victory – Z88 Akron

Akron Zips Football secured a HUGE victory over Bowling Green on Saturday.

Zips Dominate Falcons in Satisfying Victory by jlh299 · December 5, 2020 Members of the Zips football team take to the field in celebration after winning their first game in more than two years on Saturday at InfoCision Stadium. (Image via Jake Herron) Kyle Molinelli, WZIP Sports Director The Akron...

12/05/2020

Today on #ZipsUnlimited: Many are feeling stress due to upcoming final exams, the holidays and the pandemic. Dr. Juanita Martin, Executive Director of Counseling & Accessibility, has some tips to help ease the tension

Also, Dr. Andy Rancer, Professor Emeritus of Communication, previews his upcoming presentation.

Be sure to hear from this week’s guests today at noon, right here on #Z88

Happy Thanksgiving from Z88!
11/26/2020

Happy Thanksgiving from Z88!

WZIP-FM
11/09/2020

WZIP-FM

Need help casting your ballot? Check out these voting tips:
11/03/2020

Need help casting your ballot? Check out these voting tips:

Our friends at ZTV Akron are working hard to bring you LIVE Election Night coverage beginning at 6:00 p.m.!You can watch...
11/03/2020

Our friends at ZTV Akron are working hard to bring you LIVE Election Night coverage beginning at 6:00 p.m.!

You can watch the races unfold on campus on channel 45-1, or online on The University of Akron‘s website and YouTube channel. #ElectionDay

ZTV Akron
11/03/2020

ZTV Akron

Everyone here at ZTV Akron has been hard at work getting our #ztvelectionnightspecial ready for tonight! Tune in from 6 PM EST until Midnight to get results for #election2020 .

youtu.be/402v47mGT2g

There’s still time to make sure your voice is heard on #ElectionDay!Polls open tomorrow at 6:30 a.m. and close at 7:30 p...
11/02/2020

There’s still time to make sure your voice is heard on #ElectionDay!

Polls open tomorrow at 6:30 a.m. and close at 7:30 p.m. for in person voting and ballot drop-offs.

If you are still waiting when the polls close, you can STAY IN LINE!

Visit voteohio.gov to find your polling location, drop-off instructions and other helpful information. 🗳

WZIP-FM
11/02/2020

WZIP-FM

11/01/2020

Sports Power Talk will be taking LIVE call-ins today until 1:00!

Tune in and give us your take on the latest sports news: 330-972-8888 📞

10/31/2020

Happy Halloween from Z88! 🎃

What are you dressing up as?

10/30/2020
ZTV Akron

Watch the races unfold on November 3 with ZTV Akron, your home for election night coverage. 🗳

Are you as pumped for election night as we are? Join ZTV Akron Tuesday #november3rd at 6PM EST to stay in tune with all of the results for the #2020election🇺🇸 you can watch on 45-1, at uakron.edu/live or on the The University of Akron YouTube channel.

https://youtu.be/402v47mGT2g

10/24/2020

Today on #ZipsUnlimited: Dr. Susan Hanlon, Dean of the The University of Akron College of Business Administration, talks about the Knack tutoring app.

Also, Dr. Sydney Chinchanchokchai, asst. professor of marketing, talks about her virtual Thai cooking classes.

Get the scoop on everything UA at noon, only on #Z88

Today on #ZipsUnlimited: Dr. Alexa Fox, Asst. Professor of marketing, discusses new research. She, along with Mark J. Pe...
10/17/2020

Today on #ZipsUnlimited: Dr. Alexa Fox, Asst. Professor of marketing, discusses new research. She, along with Mark J. Pelletier of the University of North Carolina Wilmington and Alisha Blakeney Horky of Columbus State University, have found that too much political and promotional content on Facebook can lead users to exit the platform.

Zips Unlimited airs today at noon, only on #Z88

10/15/2020

Having trouble calling us? Our request line is currently down due to a technical problem.

We apologize for the inconvenience, our team is working to resolve the issue as quickly as possible.

A new episode of #LateNightLocalTalent airs TONIGHT at 10, featuring local artist Micko from Canton!
10/13/2020

A new episode of #LateNightLocalTalent airs TONIGHT at 10, featuring local artist Micko from Canton!

Today on #ZipsUnlimited: UA President Gary Miller joins the show to discuss The University of Akron‘s 150th anniversary ...
10/10/2020

Today on #ZipsUnlimited: UA President Gary Miller joins the show to discuss The University of Akron‘s 150th anniversary celebration.

Hear his reflection on UA’s historic past and nod to the future today at noon, only on #Z88

10/05/2020

It takes just two minutes to register to vote, so what are you waiting for?

Complete your voter registration by 9:00 tonight to be heard in the upcoming election. Don’t miss out!

voteohio.gov

It’s #WorldCollegeRadioDay! Celebrate with us all day long on 88.1 FM 📻 #GlobalSolidarityRocks
10/02/2020

It’s #WorldCollegeRadioDay! Celebrate with us all day long on 88.1 FM 📻

#GlobalSolidarityRocks

Today is #NationalVoterRegistrationDay! Do your part and make sure your voice is heard on Nov. 3!Visit vote.ohio.gov to ...
09/22/2020

Today is #NationalVoterRegistrationDay! Do your part and make sure your voice is heard on Nov. 3!

Visit vote.ohio.gov to register to vote today! 🗳

09/17/2020

THIS IS IT! Time is running out to be a part of a life-changing college experience. Make the move to join WZIP and get on the air as soon as this semester!

Applications are due at 11:59 TONIGHT!

http://ow.ly/hue330rafT5

09/14/2020

There’s still time to join the airwaves of the most listened to student-run radio station in the country! 📻

Membership is open to current UA students of any major.

Applications are due in just TWO DAYS! ⬇️

https://akron.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_eYh2CcVNn8ZAp6J

We will never forget. 🇺🇸
09/11/2020

We will never forget. 🇺🇸

YOU could be on the air this semester. Applications are now open to join the most listened to student-run radio station ...
09/09/2020

YOU could be on the air this semester. Applications are now open to join the most listened to student-run radio station in the country, WZIP Akron!

Whether it’s for your future profession or just for fun, the skills you learn and the friends you make will define your college career.

All majors are welcome! Membership is open to current University of Akron students.

Applications are due Sept. 16.

http://ow.ly/Tpme30r8Sy0

Happy Labor Day! How are you celebrating the grind today?
09/07/2020

Happy Labor Day! How are you celebrating the grind today?

We’re experiencing a power outage at our studios caused by today’s severe weather.
09/07/2020

We’re experiencing a power outage at our studios caused by today’s severe weather.

Today on ZipsUnlimited: Vic Fleischer, head of UA Archival Services, talks about his new book, “The Goodyear Tire & Rubb...
09/05/2020

Today on ZipsUnlimited: Vic Fleischer, head of UA Archival Services, talks about his new book, “The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, A Photographic History, 1898-1951”

Also, ZTV Akron General Manager Juan Contreras and WZIP General Manager Chris Keppler talk about their stations and invite students to join

We remember former WZIP/WAUP Chief Engineer Richard McGraw, who passed away Thursday at the age of 86.Our deepest sympat...
09/01/2020
Richard McGraw - Obituary

We remember former WZIP/WAUP Chief Engineer Richard McGraw, who passed away Thursday at the age of 86.

Our deepest sympathies go out to Richard’s family and friends.

View Richard McGraw's obituary, send flowers and sign the guestbook.

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No matter what craziness is going on in the world I take comfort having polka Saturdays on WZIP. Thanks for being a mainstay of my sanity!!
Is this how we make sweeps?
Can you play more R&B please
Greetings, I am Lawrence Rodman Faulk II and i wrote all 4 songs mentioned in discussion on social media by FAULKINVESTMENTS (Independent) for my cousin Carmella (Lisa Elzy) and my sister Maria Faulk and family friend Christiana Bohorquez to sing. Below are the titles and links for each song. 1. Dancing is how i will praise you by Carmella featuring Lawrence Faulk II https://m.soundcloud.com/lawrence-faulk/dancing-is-how-i-will-praise 2. #LOVE by Carmella featuring Lawrence Faulk II https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=bcr12YbA8qU 3. NOSTALGIA by Maria Faulk featuring Christiana Bohorquez https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=QZCIuA4J6BY 4. Christmas with Carmella by Carmella https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=5c1pyAQ3UAY I hope this email finds you well and that this email is placed in the right hands. Best regards, Lawrence Rodman Faulk II You can email me or call me anytime with response to this email. 3303292067. I am based out of Akron, Ohio 🏀 home of LeBron James the basketball player in the controversial United States of America! Merry Christmas and a Happy 2020 new year to you!
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We need to put archived episodes of Zips Unlimited on here.
Check out "1st Annual Flawed Beautifully Pageantry All You Can Eat Spaghetti Dinner " on Eventbrite! Date: Sat, Sep 14, 5:00 PM Location: Linden Road Presbyterian Church
I like the alternative take over thanks for playing some modern rock.
Please don't ever play country music again. There's enough stations around that play that. And definitely not enough in our area that play true hip-hop.
#FREEDownload #ENJOY
This song on right now is so annoying