WGBK SONG LIBRARY
Intro To Broadcasting
WGBK at GBS
to GBN-TV Channel 16 and WGBK 88.5FM!
Glenbrook North Television is
a Public Access cable channel on the Comcast Cable system in Northbrook Illinois.
Everything on GBN-TV is created and produced by Glenbrook North
students. Every segment
that is aired is taped and edited by students of Glenbrook North
High School that are enrolled in Sports or Television Broadcasting
broadcasting classes at GBN are electives and count as a fine or
applied art. They are not academics! Both classes also require time
out of class for filming sporting events or some other event going
on at the high school.
Students work on a linear editor and eight non-linear editors
under the supervision of Peggy Holecek and Todd Rubin. The television
studio consists of three cameras, a news anchor desk, blue screen,
and appropriate lighting. Every student in the High School is more
than welcome and encouraged to sign-up for broadcasting classes.
who wish to sign-up for broadcasting classes are encouraged to see
their counselors. Students are required to take Introduction to Broadcasting
before taking Sports, Radio, or Television Broadcasting!
advanced radio students broadcast live on WGBK 88.5FM on Tuesday,
Thursday, and alternate Fridays. GBN students additionally
broadcast pre-recorded programs on the Internet 24/7 and over WGBK
along with GBS students 24/7.