KSMC

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KSMC
KSMC logo.jpg
CityMoraga, California
Frequency89.5 MHz
First air date1975
FormatCollege radio
ERP800 watts
HAAT24 meters
ClassA
Facility ID3024
Transmitter coordinates37°50′25″N 122°06′36″W / 37.84028°N 122.11000°W / 37.84028; -122.11000Coordinates: 37°50′25″N 122°06′36″W / 37.84028°N 122.11000°W / 37.84028; -122.11000
Callsign meaningKSt.Mary'sCollege.
OwnerAssociated Students of St. Mary's College
WebcastListen Live
Websitewww.stmarys-ca.edu/ksmc-moraga-the-voice-of-saint-marys-college

KSMC (89.5 FM) is a radio station broadcasting from the campus of Saint Mary's College of California in Moraga.

KSMC broadcasts at 89.5 on the FM dial with an effective radiated power of 800 watts, and as of 2012 has been streaming online.

Since the station's inception in 1975, it has been entirely student-run.

Student DJs have the opportunity to play music at school events such as barbecues, club meetings, or community building events.

History[edit]

  • 1975 – Inception
  • 1978 – Shut down when it lost its home in a condemned dorm when it was remodeled.
  • 1979 – Reopened with new equipment in the Student Union Building with a grant from the TransAmerica corporation.
  • 2012 – Began streaming online via a website called TuneIn.

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