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Here's what some of Western Academy Broadcasting College's grads have to say about working in the broadcasting industry:

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Cristy Beggs

Morning Show Host - 105 CJVR

“I've met so many great people, traveled to incredible places, made amazing friends, met my best one, it's crazy but it's so so much fun! Cheers!”


Sean Kleisinger

Sports Cage Producer - CKRM

“I can’t imagine what my 10 year old self would say if he knew this was in the future. I love where I am, with the CKRM team”


Dominick Lucyk

Reporter - CKOM

“Thank you WABC! You helped me realize and develop my passion. I'll always fondly remember my time at the Big Dubbya!”

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Tyler Glen

Morning Show Host / Program Director - Star FM

“WABC took me into this magical world of radio/media. I am the luckiest guy in the world. And it started at your school. Thank you"

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Tom Pura

Marketing Director - Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce

"You’ve launched some amazing careers and even mine lol. Will never forget playing the B sides of 45s and our grad party at the Bes. Okay there were plenty of other great memories too. Bravo Donster from one of Barry’s Glue Crew circa 1988!"

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Scott LaBrie

Morning Show Host - 97.7 Real Country

"I’m really glad to have pursued this career. It's the best job ever."

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Cal Gratton

Music Director / Afternoon Host - CJVR

"33 years ago today I began my radio career! Some time spent in Estevan, some time spent in Whitecourt, but most of time spent in my hometown of Melfort. It has been quite a ride!"

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Travis Backman

On Air - Pure Country 92.7

"Just wanted to let you know I’ll be backstage at Country Thunder meeting Tim McGraw, Dallas smith, Jake Owen, Chris Stapleton. I’m live 6 till midnight every night. I want to thank you for that."

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Stacey Commer

CTV Morning Live - Producer

"It has been a bit of a wild and crazy year for me! Recently was promoted to Director of News and Television Operations here at Stingray Television in Lloydminster. I am now in charge of news, production and TV creative. I have a great team here and we are working on lots of exciting projects!"


Josh Sigardson

News Reporter - 730 CKDM

"If you would have told me a year ago that I'd be on the radio now, I would've called you crazy! I'd like to thank WABC for giving the right tools to start my career off right!"


Clayton Kroeker

Morning Show Host - Cruz FM

"8 years on the air. Time flies. Thanks to everyone who helped me out along the way. Hope you’ve enjoyed my radio shenanigans."

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Tim Day

Program Director - Pure Country 92.7

"The 25th anniversary of my career in radio. I’ve met some pretty cool people and have done some pretty cool things. None of which would have been possible if I hadn’t decided to saunter down the path I chose. I think I’ll celebrate by not going to work tomorrow. (I’m on holidays)."


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