Quinnipiac to close down WQUN-AM radio

January 16, 2019

Quinnipiac University will close WQUN-AM (1220), the university’s community radio station that features Ray Andrewsen in the morning and former WPLR regulars Pam Landry midday and Brian Smith in afternoon drive. A changing media environment, in this case for AM radio, was blamed.

In a letter to colleagues last week, QU official Lynn Bushnell said the station would cease operations June 30 in order to “shift resources to more closely match the ever-changing needs and interests of our students, and to better prepare them for future employment opportunities.”

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