Radio Studio

Boyle Radio Studio

The Boyle Studio is part of ongoing renovations at Hillsdale College's Kirby Center. Located in the heart of Washington, D.C., the Allan P. Kirby, Jr. Center for Constitutional Studies and Citizenship is an extension of the teaching mission of Hillsdale College. Its purpose is to teach the Constitution and the principles that give it meaning. Learn more


Radio Studio

Hillsdale Dialogues

Each Hillsdale Dialogue features Hillsdale College President Larry P. Arnn, nationally syndicated radio host Hugh Hewitt, and members of the Hillsdale faculty, discussing the Great Books and notable figures of Western and American history. Listen Here


Radio Studio

Boyle Radio Studio Features

The Boyle Radio Studio is a high-quality, remote broadcast studio equipped with industry standard Comrex technology which allows visiting hosts to connect reliably back to their ‘home’ studios. Though located at the Kirby Center in D.C., the Boyle Radio Studio easily connects to Hillsdale College’s main campus radio station, 101.7 WRFH, and studio in Michigan. Events and programs at the Kirby Center can be aired live on 101.7 FM.


Radio Studio

Boyle Radio Studio Dedication

November 2, 2015

On November 2, the Allan P. Kirby, Jr. Center celebrated its 5-year anniversary and dedicated the new Boyle Radio Studio. Guest speakers included Hugh Hewitt, Fred Barnes, and Morton Kondracke. Watch here

 

 

Booking the Boyle Radio Studio

Hillsdale College’s Boyle Radio Studio at the Allan P. Kirby, Jr. Center for Constitutional Studies and Citizenship is available to radio hosts. The Boyle Studio is state-of-the-art and uses all commercial grade, industry standard high-end broadcast equipment. 

Booking Information

Contact PR@hillsdale.edu or call
517-607-2730 for more information.

Studio usage subject to availability and the discretion of Hillsdale College.

About the Boyle Radio Studio

Dedicated in tribute to Dr. Paul Tudor Jones and Paul Tudor Jones Boyle, the Boyle Radio Studio is part of ongoing renovations at Hillsdale College’s Kirby Center, located at 227 Massachusetts Ave. in Washington, D.C.

“The Boyle Radio Studio and all that it does is an extension of the teaching mission of Hillsdale College,” said Matthew Spalding, vice president and dean of educational programs for Hillsdale College at the Kirby Center. “The studio is available to host broadcasts to visiting radio personalities for no-cost, on an as-available basis.”

Boyle Radio Studio Features

Broadcast Studio

The Boyle Radio Studio is a high-quality, remote broadcast studio for visiting radio hosts and personalities. The studio is equipped with industry standard Comrex technology which allows visiting hosts to connect reliably back to their ‘home’ studios. 

Audio Production

The Boyle Radio Studio also serves as a high-end audio production facility to produce and edit audio at Kirby for later use.

Integrated Studio

Though located at the Kirby Center in D.C., the Boyle Radio Studio easily connects to Hillsdale College’s main campus radio station, 101.7 WRFH, and studio in Michigan. Events and programs at the Kirby Center can be aired live on 101.7 FM. The equipment at WRFH is mirrored in the Boyle Radio Studio so that Hillsdale College students can easily broadcast between the two locations.

Additional Features

The Boyle Radio Studio includes well-appointed amenities for radio hosts.  The layout, design, and furniture was carefully chosen with special consideration for the needs of professional broadcasters.  The studio and the control room are spacious, comfortable, and acoustically friendly.  The space is extremely quiet so that broadcasters completely control their audio and studio lighting preferences. Hosts can comfortable accommodate multiple guests in the ample studio layout.

About Hillsdale College

Founded in 1844, Hillsdale College is an independent, coeducational, residential, liberal arts college located in southern Michigan. Its four-year curriculum leads to the bachelor of arts or bachelor of science degree, and it is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Hillsdale’s educational mission rests upon two principles: academic excellence and institutional independence. The College does not accept federal or state taxpayer subsidies for any of its operations. Learn more

About the Kirby Center

The Allan P. Kirby, Jr. Center for Constitutional Studies and Citizenship is an extension of the teaching mission of Hillsdale College to Washington, D.C. Its purpose is to teach the Constitution and the principles that give it meaning. Through the study of original source documents from American history—and of older books that formed the education of America's founders—the Center will seek to inspire students, teachers, citizens, and policymakers to return the Constitution to its central place in the political life of  the nation. Learn more