City College Times

Hopelessly late by worth the wait

Broadcasting kicks off the semester with a renovated studio

KJCC Dj and broadcasting student Jake Bergvall rehearses his public service announcement for Valentine's Day while fellow students look on.

Reginald Webb

KJCC Dj and broadcasting student Jake Bergvall rehearses his public service announcement for Valentine's Day while fellow students look on.

Reginald Webb, Times Staff

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






No more “big old speaker” outside blasting neighbors or faulty and exposed wiring from 20 years ago – just a couple of the issues radio station KJCC has endured over the years. At least, according to Station Manager Jeff Ochoa, who can breathe a sigh of relief these days, at least for a moment, as the much anticipated, newly renovated, studio that debuted this semester.

Despite delays, mishaps and furniture “malfunctions,” the Broadcasting Department has a newly renovated studio with new audio equipment, additional microphones and a new audio mixing board.

KJCC is San Jose City College’s radio station which is run and DJed by students, under the guidance of their advisor, broadcasting professor Elizabeth Gebhart.

Along with the new gadgets, many outgoing students have taken an interest in Broadcasting at SJCC. The department has an active club and a growing network of past and present students who stay in touch.

“We have to thank VP Jorge Escobar for keeping the contractors focused on the KJCC remodel project,” Gebhart. “Going forward, KJCC Radio is always looking for new student broadcasters. Join the Broadcasting class or the Media Club! (We) welcome new DJs and show hosts.”

Besides playing music, talk and interviews, KJCC also has an active sports division, covering all the major sports on campus. This semester they are doing live coverage of all the women’s softball games.

KJCC kicked off the semester with a live stream of the Mayor’s State of the City address, and interviewed city and college officials.

Broadcasting is a valuable resource on SJCC campus. Along with their sports coverage, events on campus – whether they be ASG, club sponsored, or events coordinated by the college administration – the department is usually involved.

Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Left
  • Hopelessly late by worth the wait

    Campus Life

    Hall of excellence awards

  • Campus Life

    The Relaxer Party

  • Hopelessly late by worth the wait

    Campus Life

    Don’t express yourself in the bathroom

  • Hopelessly late by worth the wait

    Campus Life

    Campus-wide evacuation drills on SJCC

  • Hopelessly late by worth the wait

    Campus Life

    Students taught life lessons at ‘LifeSpeak 2019’

  • Campus Life

    Cultural Spring Festival fed bodies, minds and souls

  • Hopelessly late by worth the wait

    Campus Life

    Single parents can receive aid from SJCC

  • Hopelessly late by worth the wait

    Campus Life

    Child care center may open within a year

  • Hopelessly late by worth the wait

    Campus Life

    Closer look at the Fresh and National Cafe

  • Hopelessly late by worth the wait

    Campus Life

    Meet the City College Times editors

Navigate Right
Translate »
The Voice of San Jose City College since 1956
Hopelessly late by worth the wait