Programs

FUTUREWORK with Robert Reich

Posted on Apr 14, 2014 in Featured, Programs, Specials | 0 comments

FUTUREWORK with Robert Reich

COMING SOON Technological advances have put us on the edge of a new industrial revolution. Robert Reich, former Secretary of Labor and Professor of Public Policy at UC Berkeley, and Susan Hassler, Editor-In-Chief of IEEE Spectrum Magazine, are joined by engineers, scientists, and futurists from MIT, Carnegie-Mellon, Rice Univ., and the Institute for the Future to give listeners insights into how technology will redefine work in the not too distant future. An Engineers of the New Millennium one-hour special from IEEE Spectrum & the National Science Foundation. LENGTH: 1 hour COST: FREE...

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KID LIT with Lisa Loeb – Fantasy, Magic & Adventure

Posted on Feb 25, 2014 in Featured, Programs, Specials | 0 comments

KID LIT with Lisa Loeb – Fantasy, Magic & Adventure

Fantasy, History, Adventure, Roman Gods, Winged Horses, Magic, Dystopias… even Frogs wearing Cowboy hats – there’s something for young readers of every age to choose from in this schedule-friendly one-hour episode of KID LIT with Lisa Loeb. On this edition of KID LIT, Lisa - speaks with iconic children’s book author, illustrator and songwriter, Sandra Boynton about her CD and illustrated book Frog Trouble. chats with three Middle-Grade Authors about their very different series; Internationally best selling author Kate O’Hearn (Valkyrie) on her mythical Pegasus...

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Adapting to Climate Change

Posted on Feb 20, 2014 in Featured, Programs, Specials | 0 comments

Adapting to Climate Change

From New York City to America’s heartland to around the world, Adapting to Climate Change, a new one-hour Engineers of the New Millennium and National Science Foundation special co-hosted by Rick Karr, examines plans that engineers, scientists, government officials, business leaders, NGOs, and community groups are making to deal with future catastrophic events and shifting weather patterns. Adapting to Climate Change is part of the Engineers of the New Millennium Series, produced by IEEE Spectrum Magazine and the National Science Foundation. LENGTH: 1 hour COST: FREE AVAILABLE: PRX,...

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A NEW WAY OF LIFE AND THE NEW UNDERGROUND RAILROAD

Posted on Jan 27, 2014 in Programs, Specials | 0 comments

A NEW WAY OF LIFE AND THE NEW UNDERGROUND RAILROAD

For Black History Month A NEW WAY OF LIFE AND THE NEW UNDERGROUND RAILROAD: Making a Break for Freedom During the Era of Mass Incarceration A half-hour radio documentary. Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow, points to A New Way of Life Re-Entry Program in South Los Angeles as a model for the kind of bold initiative needed to build what she calls a “new underground railroad” — a network of families, faith communities, and organizations dedicated to providing desperately needed support and love to those newly released from prison. This 29-minute radio documentary...

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The Thomas Jefferson Hour

Posted on Dec 6, 2013 in Ongoing Weekly, Programs | 0 comments

The Thomas Jefferson Hour

A Radio Program that Models Civil Discourse, Critical Thinking and Good Citizenship A weekly radio program dedicated to the search for truth in the tradition of Thomas Jefferson. Nationally acclaimed humanities scholar and award winning first person interpreter of Thomas Jefferson, Clay Jenkinson, portrays Jefferson on the program, and he answers listener questions while in the persona of Jefferson–his answers are grounded in the writings and actions of the great man. Explore a current or historical event using both a Jeffersonian lens and a modern-day humanities lens. LENGTH: 1 Hour...

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ON THE MONEY! Minute

Posted on Jun 26, 2013 in Modules, Programs | 0 comments

ON THE MONEY! Minute

A one minute daily show featuring nationally-acclaimed financial advisor and host Steve Pomeranz. The show educates and protects listeners with smart advice covering the entire financial spectrum – from wise investing, health care and retirement planning to home buying and smart shopping. LENGTH: 1 Minute COST: FREE AVAILABLE: PRX, Download WEBSITE: onthemoneyradio.org SAMPLE EPISODES Also, check out the Weekly One-Hour, ON THE...

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