Station Announcement

The Florida Tech Newsroom has created a great Press Release about our landmark event!  

WFIT 89.5 FM, “Public Radio for the Space Coast” is turning 40 and we're getting ready to celebrate!

The entire community is invited to join WFIT at our free 40th Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, April 18. The festivities takes place at the Panthereum  and at WFIT Broadcast Center on the Florida Tech campus from noon until 6 pm.

2-1-1 Brevard will present the “Stars of the Space Coast Awards” on Friday, May 1, honoring the “stellar work” of local nonprofits. “Nonprofits are mission-critical partners in our work connecting people with resources,” said Libby Donoghue, 2-2-1-1 Brevard executive director.                 

Nominations will be accepted through midnight on Tuesday, March 24 for three awards:

SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) offers Free Medicare Counseling in Brevard County.

SHINE is an award-winning, statewide program that provides free, unbiased counseling and information for people on Medicare, their families, and caregivers.

SHINE is a program of the Florida Department of Elder Affairs. Specially trained volunteers can assist you with your Medicare, Medicaid, and health insurance questions by providing one-on-one counseling and information. SHINE services are free, unbiased, and confidential.

Photo by Angel Vasquez

Chalisa Roopnarine is a Sophmore and is majoring in Global Management and Finance at Florida Tech.

She met up with EJ Castor at our WFIT broadcast studios to speak with us about her home country, Trinidad and Tobago.  In speaking with EJ, Chalisa shared her country dialect.  

Meet EJ Castor - WFIT Station Intern

Feb 25, 2015

WFIT is pleased to introduce station intern, EJ Castor.

EJ Castor is originally from northwest Texas. She left Texas two weeks after High School graduation and moved to Heidelberg, Germany. For the next year, she worked in the Heidelberg American community to pay for opportunities to travel throughout Europe.