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2:31 pm
Thu April 9, 2015

Join Your Favorite WCLK Personalities At The 79th Atlanta Dogwood Festival

Join us Saturday and Sunday, April 11 and 12 at Piedmont Park for the 79th Atlanta Dogwood Festival Presented by PNC Bank. WCLK will be broadcasting live both days along with plenty of giveaways, on-air interviews and more. This year's festival includes art, music, a new 5k run and a barbecue tasting event.

Atlanta Dogwood Festival Board of Directors Co-Chairperson Leslie Frappier stopped by WCLK to talk with Jamal Ahmad about it.

For more information on the 79th Atlanta Dogwood Festival Presented by PNC Bank, click here.

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Arts
12:57 pm
Thu April 9, 2015

Faron Manuel, CAU Student, Artist and Curator Talks Négritude and More On The Local Take

Faron Manuel is a Clark Atlanta University student, artist and art curator.  His latest effort as a curator is entitled Negritude, and is currently on display at the CAU Art Galleries.

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Jazz
1:11 pm
Tue April 7, 2015

CAU Guild Brings Najee To Jazz Under The Stars May 2

Two-time Grammy nominated saxophonist and flautist, Najee will headline The Clark Atlanta University Guild's 22nd Annual Jazz Under The Stars concert, along with Jazz vocalist Kathleen Bertrand as the opening artist.  The Clark Atlanta University Jazz Orchestra & Jazz Vocal Ensemble will also perform.  Hosted by the CAU Guild, with UPS® as the presenting sponsor, Jazz Under the Stars will be held rain or shine and will benefit The Clark Atlanta University Guild’s Annual Performing Arts Scholarship Program.  All contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.  This is an

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Jazz
11:42 am
Sat April 4, 2015

Clark Terry Remembered In Special WCLK Screening of Keep On Keepin' On April 30 @ CAU

Justin Kauflin and Clark Terry in Keep On Keepin' On.

Join Jazz 91.9 WCLK in celebration of April as Jazz Appreciation month for a very special screening of Keep on Keepin’ On, A new Clark Terry documentary film, on Thursday, April 30, 7:00  p.m. at Davage Auditorium, located on the campus of Clark Atlanta University. 

The public is invited and an RSVP is required for free tickets to this event.

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Community Engagement
11:44 am
Fri April 3, 2015

Atlanta Dogwood Festival 2015 In Piedmont Park April 10-12, See You There

Support for Jazz 91.9 WCLK programming comes from the 79th Annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival, Presented by PNC Bank. This year's festival brings art, international music, a new 5k run and a barbecue tasting event to Piedmont Park Friday-Sunday April 10-12.  We'll see you there!

For more information about this year's Atlanta Dogwood Festival, click here.

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Community Engagement
11:14 am
Fri April 3, 2015

Light, Bright, and Damn Near White Author Michelle Gordon Jackson On The Local Take

Author, Columnist and Screenwriter Michelle Gordon Jackson takes on the One Drop Rule in her book Light, Bright, and Damn Near White: Black Leaders Created By The One Drop Rule. Kiplyn Primus spoke with her about what yesterday's racial social engineering still has to do with today's, in a provocative conversation designed to engage the community.

You can hear The Local Take With Kiplyn Primus during the WCLK Public Affairs Block on Saturday mornings at 7a before the Tavis Smiley Show from PRI.

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Community Engagement
10:27 am
Fri April 3, 2015

Sparkplug Joins Rivablue To Talk About Helping Women Succeed In Atlanta

People You Need To Know Women's Magazine Publisher and Keynote Motivational Speaker Sparkplug joined Rivablue during Midday Jazz on 91.9 WCLK to talk about the upcoming 5th Annual Helping Women Succeed in Atlanta Global Summit and Awards, Saturday April 11 at the Georgian Terrace Hotel.

The event promises to be an inspiring and informative day of networking and recognizing women leaders in Atlanta and around the world.

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Arts
1:29 pm
Wed April 1, 2015

Marcus; or the Secret of Sweet at Actor's Express Theatre Through April 26

Actor's Express Theatre presents Marcus; or the Secret of Sweet through April 26. As an epic storm gathers in the distance, the currents of young Marcus’ life swirl toward a passage of self-discovery. As he comes to grips with his own burgeoning sexual identity, Marcus must look to the secrets of his family’s past to understand his future. From the staggeringly talented playwright of Choir Boy and In the Red and Brown Water, this uncommonly magical play will draw you into a world like nothing you’ve ever seen on the AE stage.

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Community Engagement
3:54 pm
Tue March 31, 2015

CAU MBA Program Information Session Thursday Evening. Need A Career Jumpstart?

Clark Atlanta University’s MBA program is hosting an information session on Thursday, April 2nd , 2015 from 6-8pm in the School of Business, Wright Young Hall-Room 129.

During this event you can learn more about our full time and working professionals MBA program.  CAU’s MBA program has concentrations in Marketing, Finance, Supply Chain Management, Sports and Entertainment Management and Entrepreneurship.  Broaden your career opportunities and marketability with an MBA from Clark Atlanta University.

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Community Engagement
1:22 pm
Thu March 26, 2015

Jazz 91.9 WCLK Newsletter - Jazzette, Spring Issue

Click here for your copy of the Jazz 91.9 WCLK Jazzette, Spring Issue.  Inside:  The Power of One #MembershipMatters  +  an evening w/ Natalie Cole +   if the SHOE FITS, fill the box  +   programming highlights +   live music and events  +   Jazz Profile and CD Poll results  +  more…

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