People

  • Production Director / Interim Program Director

    Chris Harwood grew up in Duluth, and as a high school student he was a volunteer announcer at KUMD.  He received a BA in Music from Macalester College in 1993, and an MA in Musicology from Columbia University in 2004.  Upon returning to Duluth...

  • Music Director, Webmaster, Interim Station Manager

    Christine started her radio career at age 17 in her hometown of Sauk Centre, Minnesota. She first came to KUMD as a student news intern and announcer in 1987, then spent many years working in commercial radio in Duluth before returning to the...

  • Basement DJ

    Time Slot: Mondays, 9-11pm
    Major: B.A. Music and B.A. Theatre
    Listens to: Laura Marling, Kurt Vile, Lake Street Dive, LCD Soundsystem, Balkan Beat Box, Alabama Shakes, Miguel, tricot....

  • Basement DJ

    On air in spiritFav bands: Dessa, Charlie Parr, Nnamdi Ogbannaya, Queens of the Stone Age  

  • Basement DJ

    Time Slot: 9-11 Wednesday
    Major: Anthropology
    Listens to: garage rock, pop punk, and bedroom pop
    Favorite Album(s): Soccer Mommy- Clean, The Beatles - Let it Be,...

  • Music Through the Day Host

     

     

  • Morning Announcer

    Lisa Johnson started her broadcast career anchoring the television news at her high school and spinning country music at KWWK/KOLM Radio in Rochester, Minnesota. She was a reporter and news anchor at KTHI in Fargo, ND (not to mention the host...

  • Journalist, Volunteer

    Former Program Director, Maija Jenson teaches journalism in the Department of Communication at UMD and was a part of KUMD 2008-2019. She hosted a weekly arts program "Radio Gallery."  She shares a lifetime of public radio listening, degrees in...

  • Music Through the Day Host

    I grew up in Viroqua, WI and moved to Duluth in 2014 to attend UMD. I majored in Geography and started volunteering at KUMD as a Basement DJ, and now work at KUMD part time as a Music Through The Day host and music reviewer. I also host the...

  • College Music Director

    Tuesdays 5-6 and every-other Friday 9-11

    Major: Management Information Systems & Marketing
    3 Favorite Artists: My Morning Jacket, Wilco, Led Zeppelin
    Favorite Albums:<...

  • Basement DJ

    Time Slot: Thursday 10-11
    Major: Communication
    Listens to: I listen to a lot of music! Although, my favorites: Vulfpeck, Your Smith, Leon Bridges, and Lake Street Dive. I like
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