LUTV HD Station Manager, Peter V. Carlos, and their Production Manager, Brandon McKinney, work with Professor Jump in their high-tech $14M television studio to professionally educate, train and prepare students for life in or on TV after they graduate. These three experts train, coach and mentor students and allow them to produce, edit, direct and host their own television shows to prepare them for the 'real world'. An important component in the students Mass Communication major is practical experience outside of the classroom. LU provides intensive, hands-on broadcast experience at 89.1 The Wood, KCLC FM, the University's 50,000 watt radio station. Under the guidance of professional management, students work in all facets of station operation including programming, promotion, news reporting and writing, marketing, traffic, and on-air announcing. KCLC FM serves a diverse listening audience in the St. Louis metropolitan area.