WXPN Radio

The premier guide for new and significant artists in rock, blues, and folk - including NPR-syndicated World Cafe ®

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XPN2 - XPoNential Radio

24/7 Musical discovery. A unique mix of emerging and heritage blues, rock, world, folk, and alt-country artists.

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World Cafe Archives

Join Talia Schlanger as she navigates the World Cafe through performances and interviews with celebrated and emerging artists.

Folk Alley

Folk music radio streaming on the web; Americana, Roots Music, recordings, and stories from folk's best.

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(10 Hours per week minimum | This is an unpaid internship)

Get a “behind the scenes look” at the Technical Operations of a world class radio station.


Assist Engineering/IT department in supporting computer systems used for desktop workstations, digital audio workstations, and audio recording/playback systems. Perform system backups, troubleshooting, software installations and upgrades. Support WXPN’s Data Management and Data Mapping program. Assist with basic facilities upkeep and maintenance. Other duties as assigned by manager.


Candidate must be familiar with commonly used computer applications including Windows XP/Windows 7, Microsoft Office Suite, web browsers, as well as anti-virus/anti-malware software applications and be able to do basic computer hardware repair and troubleshooting. Candidate should be familiar with Google Earth and other mapping software and have a strong understanding of Excel and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software. Candidate should be able to work in an office and radio production environment with minimal supervision. Experience with audio recording and editing software is a plus! Some occasional travel (with WXPN staff) may be required.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EEO/Affirmative Action employer.

Application requirements: In addition to your resume and application form, please submit a portfolio of your photos, preferably music & event shots.

Contact WXPN Intern/Work Study Coordinator
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