meet the DJs

 francesca gedeon  Francesca is a sophomore from Miami, FL majoring in Health Science & Public Health. She love concerts, watching too many TV shows, and living by the wise words "me hoy minoy."  Catch Francesca every Tuesday at 11 a.m.

francesca gedeon

Francesca is a sophomore from Miami, FL majoring in Health Science & Public Health. She love concerts, watching too many TV shows, and living by the wise words "me hoy minoy."

Catch Francesca every Tuesday at 11 a.m.

 franco blanco  Franco’s actual name is Gianfranco. He's the Office Manager here at WVUM. His favorite genres of music at the moment are funk, jazz, and R&B.  Catch Franco every Monday from 4-6 p.m.

franco blanco

Franco’s actual name is Gianfranco. He's the Office Manager here at WVUM. His favorite genres of music at the moment are funk, jazz, and R&B.

Catch Franco every Monday from 4-6 p.m.

 jordan abrams  Aka @j0rde or kid jordie. Jordan is the current music director of the station from Los Angeles, California. Her favorite music is hip hop and funk and is inspired by a hybrid of Anna Wintour and Missy Elliot. Jordan loves all types of jokes. She hosts "One Nation Under A Groove." Yes, named after the George Clinton song  Catch Jordan on "One Nation Under A Groove" Tuesdays from 12-2 p.m. & on rotation on Thursdays from 1-2 p.m.

jordan abrams

Aka @j0rde or kid jordie. Jordan is the current music director of the station from Los Angeles, California. Her favorite music is hip hop and funk and is inspired by a hybrid of Anna Wintour and Missy Elliot. Jordan loves all types of jokes. She hosts "One Nation Under A Groove." Yes, named after the George Clinton song

Catch Jordan on "One Nation Under A Groove" Tuesdays from 12-2 p.m. & on rotation on Thursdays from 1-2 p.m.

 juliana byers  Called  Juliana or Nymph Biscuit. She’s a nursing major with a penchant for oil painting, plant-based eating, and anything related to 60s psychedelia. Juliana hosts “The Rabbit Hole” - featuring psychedelic music from then & now.  Catch Juliana Fridays from 12-1 p.m.

juliana byers

Called  Juliana or Nymph Biscuit. She’s a nursing major with a penchant for oil painting, plant-based eating, and anything related to 60s psychedelia. Juliana hosts “The Rabbit Hole” - featuring psychedelic music from then & now.

Catch Juliana Fridays from 12-1 p.m.

 meredith sloan  Meredith Sloan is the only female co-host of Talking Taboo, which airs live on Wednesday’s from 6-7pm. Talking Taboo is a radio show that tackles tough questions related to taboo topics. Let’s just say, you won’t find the answers to these crazy questions anywhere else on campus.  Catch Meredith on Talking Taboo every Wednesday at 6 p.m.

meredith sloan

Meredith Sloan is the only female co-host of Talking Taboo, which airs live on Wednesday’s from 6-7pm. Talking Taboo is a radio show that tackles tough questions related to taboo topics. Let’s just say, you won’t find the answers to these crazy questions anywhere else on campus.

Catch Meredith on Talking Taboo every Wednesday at 6 p.m.

 tej joshi  Tej is a junior majoring in broadcast journalism and minoring in political science and advertising. He is one of the inaugural hosts of WVUM’s public affairs discussion show, “Talking Taboo,” and continues to be one of the show’s co-hosts.  Catch Tej on Talking Taboo every Wednesday at 6 p.m.

tej joshi

Tej is a junior majoring in broadcast journalism and minoring in political science and advertising. He is one of the inaugural hosts of WVUM’s public affairs discussion show, “Talking Taboo,” and continues to be one of the show’s co-hosts.

Catch Tej on Talking Taboo every Wednesday at 6 p.m.

 matt karas  Some might call him Matt, others might call him “Mr. 305", but every Sunday 4-6pm you can call him the President of Poptropolis. Poptropolis is Matt's specialty show where he plays experimental, underground, and international pop that will make you reconsider everything you thought you knew about the world of pop music.  Catch the “President of Poptropolis” every Sunday from 4-6pm.

matt karas

Some might call him Matt, others might call him “Mr. 305", but every Sunday 4-6pm you can call him the President of Poptropolis. Poptropolis is Matt's specialty show where he plays experimental, underground, and international pop that will make you reconsider everything you thought you knew about the world of pop music.

Catch the “President of Poptropolis” every Sunday from 4-6pm.

 ezra remer  Hailing from NOLA, DJ Eazy Ez hosts the Crescent City Connection and Counterpoint. He enjoys his Mama's Gumbo and Mamey Batidos.  Catch Ezra on Counterpoint every Monday at 12 p.m., and on Crescent City Connection every Wednesday at 5 p.m.

ezra remer

Hailing from NOLA, DJ Eazy Ez hosts the Crescent City Connection and Counterpoint. He enjoys his Mama's Gumbo and Mamey Batidos.

Catch Ezra on Counterpoint every Monday at 12 p.m., and on Crescent City Connection every Wednesday at 5 p.m.

 octavio "taxi" rios  Puerto Rican and Dominican, born and raised in the 305. Currently, serving the food of the people, and his city. Octavio hosts his specialty show CODE 305 (Miami residents sharing their stories about living in the city, incorporating their cultural background to their anecdotes, and how both have shaped their perspective of the world).  Catch Tavi every Sunday from 9-11 p.m.

octavio "taxi" rios

Puerto Rican and Dominican, born and raised in the 305. Currently, serving the food of the people, and his city. Octavio hosts his specialty show CODE 305 (Miami residents sharing their stories about living in the city, incorporating their cultural background to their anecdotes, and how both have shaped their perspective of the world).

Catch Tavi every Sunday from 9-11 p.m.

 marshall arons  Born and raised in Music City (Nashville, TN), Marshall plays guitar, sing, and has a huge passion for vinyl records. He loves anything to do with Indie-Alternative/Rock and you can hear it in his show.  Catch Marshall every Wednesday from 3-5 p.m.

marshall arons

Born and raised in Music City (Nashville, TN), Marshall plays guitar, sing, and has a huge passion for vinyl records. He loves anything to do with Indie-Alternative/Rock and you can hear it in his show.

Catch Marshall every Wednesday from 3-5 p.m.

 emmi velez  South FL native and junior studying Journalism and Political Science at The U. Psyched because Drake loves the University of Miami as much as she does. Also, the General Manager here at WVUM. Follow her on Twitter @EmmiVelez.

emmi velez

South FL native and junior studying Journalism and Political Science at The U. Psyched because Drake loves the University of Miami as much as she does. Also, the General Manager here at WVUM. Follow her on Twitter @EmmiVelez.

 peter melero  Peter is the current Music Director, latest host of Electric Kingdom Live, and hosts a rotation show where he plays brand new Music never before heard on WVUM.

peter melero

Peter is the current Music Director, latest host of Electric Kingdom Live, and hosts a rotation show where he plays brand new Music never before heard on WVUM.

 joanna jara  Joanna (aka DJ Supay) is currently the Training Director here at WVUM. Her favorite genres of music are New Wave, French Touch, and Future Funk.

joanna jara

Joanna (aka DJ Supay) is currently the Training Director here at WVUM. Her favorite genres of music are New Wave, French Touch, and Future Funk.

 connor whittum  Connor is a radio/TV/pop culture geek and co-host of the All Request Show! He’s currently interning for The Ellen Show in Los Angeles but will be back on the Miami airwaves in Fall 2018.

connor whittum

Connor is a radio/TV/pop culture geek and co-host of the All Request Show! He’s currently interning for The Ellen Show in Los Angeles but will be back on the Miami airwaves in Fall 2018.

 michelle marino  Sophomore at the U studying Communication and Theatre. Dog lover+ Coffee Enthusiast + Aesthetics Aficionado.

michelle marino

Sophomore at the U studying Communication and Theatre. Dog lover+ Coffee Enthusiast + Aesthetics Aficionado.

Catch Michelle every Wednesday from 1-3 p.m.

 joseph landing  Joseph (Crash) Landing is a senior majoring in Film Production and Media Management. He is an executive producer for "Off The Wire" and filmmaker and looking forward to graduating! 

joseph landing

Joseph (Crash) Landing is a senior majoring in Film Production and Media Management. He is an executive producer for "Off The Wire" and filmmaker and looking forward to graduating! 

 francisco narvaez  Francisco Narvaez is a senior at the University of Miami studying English Literature and Music Business. His interests are dj’ing, music production and writing. He hosts a weekly hip-hop show called "Can I Kick It" which focuses on showing the evolution of Hip-Hop music and culture. Prior to being Programming Director, he served as Music Director.

francisco narvaez

Francisco Narvaez is a senior at the University of Miami studying English Literature and Music Business. His interests are dj’ing, music production and writing. He hosts a weekly hip-hop show called "Can I Kick It" which focuses on showing the evolution of Hip-Hop music and culture. Prior to being Programming Director, he served as Music Director.

 nikhil delahaye  Nikhil is a long-time WVUM DJ who loves all things video game and electronic music. Tune in to hear everything from hip hop to synthwave and level up your listening experience! Reaction Replay is a 2 hour block of everything video game music, culture, and industry related. With old school, indie, and AAA video game music you'll expand your horizons of what video game music can be and with special guests that you'll be sure to love. Reunite with your inner geek, and join the family of one of the longest running video game radio shows on primetime Miami Radio.  Catch Nikhil on Reaction Replay every Monday from 7-9 p.m

nikhil delahaye

Nikhil is a long-time WVUM DJ who loves all things video game and electronic music. Tune in to hear everything from hip hop to synthwave and level up your listening experience! Reaction Replay is a 2 hour block of everything video game music, culture, and industry related. With old school, indie, and AAA video game music you'll expand your horizons of what video game music can be and with special guests that you'll be sure to love. Reunite with your inner geek, and join the family of one of the longest running video game radio shows on primetime Miami Radio.

Catch Nikhil on Reaction Replay every Monday from 7-9 p.m

 emmanuel gorrin  Emmanuel Gorrin is an artist, musician, and student of neuroscience. He is a host of the science talk show Get Smart! on WVUM and can be heard discussing a wide range of scientific topics each Tuesday at 7pm with cohost Ernest and a special guest. He is the founder and President of Neuromission - a nonprofit dedicated to helping people with neurological disorders by integrating art, music, technology and science. You can find his artwork and other projects on Instagram (IG: g0rrin).

emmanuel gorrin

Emmanuel Gorrin is an artist, musician, and student of neuroscience. He is a host of the science talk show Get Smart! on WVUM and can be heard discussing a wide range of scientific topics each Tuesday at 7pm with cohost Ernest and a special guest. He is the founder and President of Neuromission - a nonprofit dedicated to helping people with neurological disorders by integrating art, music, technology and science. You can find his artwork and other projects on Instagram (IG: g0rrin).

 paul schulz  Let's get Talking Taboo every Wednesday from 6-7 p.m.

paul schulz

Let's get Talking Taboo every Wednesday from 6-7 p.m.

 jack connolly  Jack Connolly is from Concord, NH (not far outside of Boston). He has always dreamt of working in the music industry, so when he transferred to the University of Miami in the Fall of 2016, he immediately joined WVUM. Since getting involved, he has become the PR & Promotions Director and the host of his own specialty show,  Alternative Trap,  amongst other things.

jack connolly

Jack Connolly is from Concord, NH (not far outside of Boston). He has always dreamt of working in the music industry, so when he transferred to the University of Miami in the Fall of 2016, he immediately joined WVUM. Since getting involved, he has become the PR & Promotions Director and the host of his own specialty show, Alternative Trap, amongst other things.

 teoman kaplan  Teoman is just a man from İstanbul, with rhythms to cast through the metal frames of your speakers. You can listen to him, DJ Retro Slim, Wednesday nights from 7 pm to 9 pm.

teoman kaplan

Teoman is just a man from İstanbul, with rhythms to cast through the metal frames of your speakers. You can listen to him, DJ Retro Slim, Wednesday nights from 7 pm to 9 pm.

 ricky maldonado-puebla  Ricardo likes pina coladas and getting caught in the rain. He prefers his puns intended and he's a solvem probler. He is your late night DJ T. Ricky on Tuesdays 10pm to 12am. Keep it tricky like your DJ T. Ricky! 

ricky maldonado-puebla

Ricardo likes pina coladas and getting caught in the rain. He prefers his puns intended and he's a solvem probler. He is your late night DJ T. Ricky on Tuesdays 10pm to 12am. Keep it tricky like your DJ T. Ricky! 

 allen liu  Allen Liu grew up a couple miles south of Coral Gables, listening to WVUM on the drive home after high school every day. A enthusiastic cyclist, he doesn't drive as often anymore, but he gets his WVUM fix by playing music on Tuesdays. Catch Allen every Tuesday from 2-3 PM.

allen liu

Allen Liu grew up a couple miles south of Coral Gables, listening to WVUM on the drive home after high school every day. A enthusiastic cyclist, he doesn't drive as often anymore, but he gets his WVUM fix by playing music on Tuesdays. Catch Allen every Tuesday from 2-3 PM.

 casey chu  Casey Chu is originally from New Jersey, calls Florida his home, and likes good music.

casey chu

Casey Chu is originally from New Jersey, calls Florida his home, and likes good music.

 elan tran  Elan is originally from Delaware and studying Microbiology & Immunology at the University of Miami. She listens to a wide variety of music making her show interesting and different every time! She loves going to concerts/music festivals (doesn't everyone?) and is down to chat about them. Tune in on Mondays 9-11am! 

elan tran

Elan is originally from Delaware and studying Microbiology & Immunology at the University of Miami. She listens to a wide variety of music making her show interesting and different every time! She loves going to concerts/music festivals (doesn't everyone?) and is down to chat about them. Tune in on Mondays 9-11am! 

 leah stern  Leah (lay-uh) is a Florida native who studies sociology. Her favorite genres of music are indie, alternative, and lo-fi. Her other interests include (but aren't limited to) dogs, Harry Styles, and Star Wars (clearly).

leah stern

Leah (lay-uh) is a Florida native who studies sociology. Her favorite genres of music are indie, alternative, and lo-fi. Her other interests include (but aren't limited to) dogs, Harry Styles, and Star Wars (clearly).