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21 Moments Every Radio Broadcast Student Lives For

Don't even try to start a current events debate. You won't win.

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1. When non-broadcasting students complain about how draining their classes are.

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Hey, man. You decided this.

2. When you're required to study a movie or television show for a class.

As a media student, my "cramming" is watching a movie and painting my nails

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As a media student, my "cramming" is watching a movie and painting my nails

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3. At the start of the year, when a new student approaches you for advice on how to be more confident on-air.

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*Flips hair* Well, if you really want my advice, I'm more than happy to help.

4. Those magic moments when you walk into a studio and it's quiet.

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Even college radio stations can be busy and loud.

5. When you're absolutely flawless on the air and you know someone important is listening.

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Don't ever doubt me.

6. When someone compliments your on-air skills or says they're "a fan."

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Oh, please. I'm a mere student!

7. When you get the chance to correct other students' on-air performances.

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Especially when it's someone that likes to correct you all the damn time.

8. When your production work comes out sounding seamless.

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Bonus points if you didn't have to sit there for hours trying to line it up perfectly.

9. When the studio with better equipment is open at the perfect time.

It's like a gift to you from the universe.
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It's like a gift to you from the universe.

10. When anyone speaks poorly of the media in your presence and then apologizes to you.

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I'm honored that you think I represent such a high power.

11. When you're offered free tickets to a show.

http://t.co/RPsj1gmAJK Concert #8 #Aliceinchains #Monstertruck gotta love the perks of working in radio.

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12. The moment you realize you've started using proper broadcasting terms without thinking too hard.

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"Headphones" will now always be "cans" to you.

13. When university station award nominations are about to be released.

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You could be nationally recognized for your work before graduating college.

14. Even better, when you win an award.

Honestly, you feel majestic as fuck.
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Honestly, you feel majestic as fuck.

15. When job statistics in the media field start looking better.

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It's good to know these four years will likely be worth it.

16. When someone tells you they're jealous of your possible future job.

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There's always time to change your major, kids.

17. When you land an internship or get to experience a semi-professional opportunity.

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This may be your only professional broadcasting opportunity ever, and you know it.

18. Even better, if you land a paid internship opportunity.

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It almost never happens.

19. Whenever famous alumni stop by to give a speech.

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From local on-air royalty to the internationally known, these people are to be worshipped and their brains are to be picked.

20. When a brave soul challenges you to a current events debate.

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LOL. I breathe this shit.

21. And whenever you're enjoying your studies so much that you forget you're even in school.

Life is but a dream.
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Life is but a dream.

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