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Caption: Ron Cushman (R) and former student Jamie Marks (L)
16-year-old Jamie Marks interviews her former kindergarten teacher Ron Cushman about choosing his career after being wounded in Vietnam.

Bought by KUOW


  • Added: Mar 09, 2012
  • Length: 02:17
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Photo by Chamarisk, Flickr
Audio Revolution! TAKES ON, or rather, shares our opinions on and experiences with Globalization.

Bought by KUNM and KRZA


  • Added: Feb 15, 2012
  • Length: 28:04
  • Purchases: 2
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Oscar Rodriguez and René Ayala look at how the subtlest forms of bullying serve as cultural cues for peer intervention in a majority-Latino high sc...

Bought by WNPR


  • Added: Jan 24, 2012
  • Length: 07:50
  • Purchases: 1
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Neurosurgeon Lee Buono and his eighth grade science teacher, Al Siedlecki, remember reconnecting after more than 15 years.

Bought by KUOW


  • Added: Dec 27, 2011
  • Length: 01:52
  • Purchases: 1
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Ayodeji Ogunniyi describes how the death of his father inspired him to become a teacher.

Bought by KUOW


  • Added: Dec 27, 2011
  • Length: 02:15
  • Purchases: 1
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Today on Don't Cha know we continue our coverage of The Big Muddy River Rendezvous that took place in Winona at Prairie Island campground in the mi...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Dec 08, 2011
  • Length: 15:23
  • Purchases: 1
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Today on Don't Cha Know - we continue our adventure back in time to the Fur Trading Era. During our visit at the Big Muddy River Rendezvous at Prai...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Dec 08, 2011
  • Length: 26:18
  • Purchases: 1
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The Big Muddy River Rendezvous 2011 was held the week of Oct 10th at Prairie Island Campground in Winona Minnesota. The purpose of the Rendevous i...

  • Added: Dec 08, 2011
  • Length: 26:47
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Meet Morris Robinson, who was an All-American at The Citadel, started studying voice at the age of 30, and sings at the great opera houses througho...

  • Added: Oct 11, 2011
  • Length: 27:03
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Earl Reynolds Jr. tells his daughter, Ashley, about meeting James Brown at his father's barbershop in Roanoke, Virginia.

Bought by Delta College Public Radio and KUOW


  • Added: Sep 28, 2011
  • Length: 02:40
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: American Sanctuaries
September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month and to honor that, we present this audio anthology of poets, novelists, and memoirists, including ...

  • Added: Sep 15, 2011
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: The Brady Mansion, Credit: Beryl Ford Collection, Tulsa City-County Library
Tim Lannom loved big houses and historic houses. He owned multiple properties around Tulsa and spent his time restoring and renovating them with th...

  • Added: Sep 06, 2011
  • Length: 04:10
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Katherine Sims, from KUOW's Weekday High, explores homeschooling in Seattle, and what makes it a growing trend. She interviews two homeschooling mo...

  • Added: Aug 19, 2011
  • Length: 04:23
Caption: USC junior Kyle Tabuena-Frolli, Credit: Jayme Catsouphes
Reform programs such as Race to the Top and No Child Left Behind have their share of critics, but they also have strong supporters: stakeholders wh...

  • Added: Aug 15, 2011
  • Length: 03:15
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A half-hour audio program that explores Amy Tan's gripping, The Joy Luck Club. It features Amy Tan and readings by actress Ming-Na from the film ad...

  • Added: Aug 12, 2011
  • Length: 28:55
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We’re three-and-a-half years into the Great Recession, and nearly a quarter of recent college graduates are unemployed in the United States. And 40...

  • Added: Aug 03, 2011
  • Length: 03:15
Caption: Danya Mustafa in Palestine, Credit: Danya Mustafa
Generation Justice Alumni Danya Mustafa recently went to Occupied Palestine for 2 months. She spent some of her time with her class "UNM Palestine...

  • Added: Jul 26, 2011
  • Length: 19:01
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David Baker discusses his immersion into jazz, from playing to composing to teaching.

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Jul 26, 2011
  • Length: 26:46
  • Purchases: 1
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A look at the Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) which has been going into prisons to offer non-violence workshops to prisoners with the intent...

Bought by KUNM


  • Added: Jul 14, 2011
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Cristel Martinez came to America from the Dominican Republic with a dream to become a music producer. But the only music she hears in school, says ...

Bought by WAMC, WGXC, and PRX Remix


  • Added: Jul 10, 2011
  • Length: 05:02
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Self-portrait painted by Thien To
Twenty-year-old Thien To first learned about cyberbullying in her native Vietnam. The South Philadelphia High junior has since learned about cyberb...

Bought by WGXC


  • Added: Jul 10, 2011
  • Length: 05:48
  • Purchases: 1
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Shayla Torres dealt with a lot of violence in her last school, where she was a peer mediator. Here, the 17-year-old junior recalls one especially c...

Bought by WGXC


  • Added: Jul 10, 2011
  • Length: 02:51
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Luis Lopez, Credit: Craig Santoro
For Luis Lopez, violence arrived unexpectedly at his own front door. The seventeen-year-old sophomore starts his story in a classroom.

Bought by WHYY and WGXC


  • Added: Jul 10, 2011
  • Length: 01:55
  • Purchases: 2
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Broadway star Lawrence Hamilton on a special edition of Tales from the South, where Southern writers bring their own true stories to life in front ...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2011
  • Length: 29:00
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As the school year draws to and end around the Bay, school districts are struggling with finances. Take Brisbane. It’s a small district – only two ...

  • Added: Jun 15, 2011
  • Length: 06:49