WHSN 89.3 Bangor's Alternative

Started in 1974, WHSN is licensed to Husson University and Operated by the students of the New England School Of Communications.


WHSN is the training ground for students interested in a career in radio broadcasting at the New England School of Communications.

In it's 30+ years on the air countless radio professionals have begun their careers on WHSN. Student staff have gone on to work at radio stations all over Maine and throughout the world. From Portland, Maine to Reno, Nevada.


If you would like more information on the radio broadcasting program at NESCOM, please visit www.nescom.edu


Nondiscrimination Policy
The New England School of Communications and Husson University are committed to fostering a community which values diversity, ethical and social responsibility and an environment in which students can participate in the free and civil exchange of ideas. As part of that commitment, NESCom and Husson prohibit illegal discrimination or harassment against any member of its community on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, marital or parental status, veteran status or any other status protected by law in matters of admissions, educational programs, housing, campus activities or other services they deliver. Retaliation against any individual who raises a good faith claim or cooperates within an investigation of such a claim is also a violation of this policy.

To view WHSN's 2013 Equal Employment Opportunity FCC Report click here