With news that this year’s Rokerthon will see America’s favorite weatherman Al Roker broadcast forecasts on NBC’s Today show from college campuses across the nation, the alma mater of the 1976 Oswego graduate sprang into action. An effort spearheaded by student television station WTOP-10 and its general manager Justin Dobrow made a simple yet powerful request: “Come home, Al!”

Competition will be fierce among hundreds of submitting colleges, but can Al say no to a cast that includes President Deborah F. Stanley, members of the communications program from which he came, the Ice Effects, the Team Mini Zamboni, the Oswego Yeti and more?

Stay tuned!