Friends of Delmarva Public Radio http://delmarvapublicradio.net en Sit Down Between DPR Supporters And University President http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/sit-down-between-dpr-supporters-and-university-president <P>The Friends of Delmarva Public Radio will be meeting this afternoon with the President of Salisbury University Janet Dudley-Eshbach and the University’s Provost Diane Allen with a proposal to take over management of the station.</P> <P>Meanwhile, the <A href="http://www.delmarvanow.com/article/20121205/WIC01/312050057/Group-seeks-take-SU-radio-reins?odyssey=tab%7Ctopnews%7Ctext%7C&amp;nclick_check=1">Salisbury Daily Times</A> reports that the Salisbury University Foundation which holds the license has – in the newspaper’s words – backed off discussing the issue at its board meeting today Wed, 05 Dec 2012 14:41:06 +0000 Don Rush 25634 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Sit Down Between DPR Supporters And University President Delmarva Public Radio Supporters Speak Out http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-public-radio-supporters-speak-out <p>Around 20 people spoke at a gathering of around 250 on the campus of Salisbury University last night pleading with the Salisbury University Foundation to save Delmarva Public Radio.</p><p>A 16 page consultant’s report recommends ending WSDL NPR News and Talk programming and converting it to a contemporary music station to appeal to a younger audience.</p><p>Dennis Hamilton with Public Radio Capital said this stood in contrast to the older audiences for classical music and news/talk.</p> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 13:14:53 +0000 Don Rush 22935 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Public Radio Supporters Speak Out