WPSE Radio

WPSE Radio

WPSE, also known as WP$E, is a commercial radio station located at Penn State Behrend in Erie, PA. It operates on the frequencies AM 1450 and FM 107.1.The Station

WPSE AM 1450/FM 107.1 is a commercially licensed radio station serving Erie County, Pennsylvania. The station is owned by the Penn State Board of Trustees, and it is operated by Penn State Behrend, under the direction of professional broadcast staff. In addition to providing a round-the-clock, one-stop source for global and financial news, WPSE also airs ongoing commentaries by regional business leaders, WJET-TV Action News simulcasts, and NFL, NCAA, and Penn State sports broadcasts from Dial Global and the Penn State Sports Network.


CEO-level response to WPSE interview segments identifies our core listeners as business owners, executives, community leaders, and investors. They seek information about new technologies, value-added services, and appealing opportunities, and they support local community institutions. WPSE's audience covers a broad span of adults, ages 25-64, who tune in frequently for updates throughout the day and night.

Program Schedule: Broadcasting 24 Hours, 7 Days a Week

Weekdays consist of CBS Radio news and features, BusinessTalkRadio, financial call-in shows, and Bloomberg and financial programs. The programs offer in-depth analysis and investment advice, including interviews with popular business authors, Conference Board economists, Fortune 500 CEOs, and leading-edge entrepreneurs.

The weekend schedule offers a wealth of programs, ranging from computer technology to health, dining, and travel, as well as frequent business and financial updates. Evening and weekend sports feature CBS and Westwood One broadcasts of the NFL, NCAA football and basketball, and Penn State Nittany Lions football and basketball.

Tune in to WPSE AM 1450/FM 107.1, for these and other programs and features:

  • CBS World News
  • Dial Global and Penn State Sports
  • BusinessTalkRadio Network
  • Bloomberg Business News
  • JET 24 Action News

Partners for Business™ Interview Series

The WPSE Partners for Business™ interview series is an ongoing schedule of comments by northwestern Pennsylvania CEOs and entrepreneurs aired throughout the day. It includes news, information, and profiles of companies, industries, and professions directed to WPSE's business and financial audience. WPSE provides a forum for company histories, business activities, successes, and challenges to promote an ongoing community, business, and economic development dialogue. For more information, contact Joe Martin, WPSE General Manager, at 814-898-6495.


Bill Gonda
Senior Director, Strategic Communications/WPSE Station Director

Joe Martin
General Manager

Val Engelleiter
Programming Specialist

Kim Lynch
Associate Producer

Rose Chludzinski
Administrative Assistant


WPSE Radio
Penn State Behrend
4071 College Drive
Erie, PA 16563-1450

Manager: 814-898-6495

WPSE is located in Otto Behrend Annex I at Penn State Behrend.


Equal Opportunity Employment Information

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