Media Resources Center
The Media Resources Center (MRC) serves the instructional, research and service missions of the university for media, video and design. The MRC operates the university’s cable television station, WSUTV Cox Cable 13, and programs two other channels: Channel 95, MTV; and Channel 97: WSUTV Digital Signage.
The MRC provides high quality video production services with a team of videographers, editors, designers, and with an on-site professional television production studio.
The MRC designs, installs, supports and maintains audio-visual equipment in classrooms and meeting spaces across campus, and provides training and access keys to instructional staff.
The MRC also provides instructional design and educational technology support for all university classes and instructional staff, especially online and hybrid classes taking advantage of the university’s licensed learning management system, Blackboard.
Facilities and resources at the MRC include a flexible learning space classroom, a multimedia lab, and recording/web conferencing spaces. A wide array of media equipment is available for use by students and faculty. This includes video recording systems and projection equipment.
WSUTV Cable Television
Wichita State University operates WSUTV, which is carried in more than 17 communities in the Wichita area. National programming promotes greater public awareness of research activities in progress around the world.
Additional programming consists of tele-courses offered each semester for academic credit. Local campus programming includes occasional specials of university events.
KMUW 89.1 is a listener-supported public radio station named Radio Station of the Year by the Kansas Association of Broadcasters, which includes commercial and noncommercial stations. KMUW is licensed to Wichita State University and operates at 100,000 watts with a schedule of local, national and international news, and a unique blend of music and entertainment. In addition to its traditional broadcast service, KMUW maintains a full-service website with local news, online streaming of its signal and archive access to its local music programs. KMUW supports local arts and culture in the community through partnerships, promotion and sponsorships. KMUW also produces seven music programs: Crossroads, Global Village, New Settlers, Straight No Chaser, Strange Currency, Night Train and Soulsations. KMUW is affiliated with NPR, PRI, AP and PRX national networks.