Youth issues

Between the Covers

Program: 
Between the Covers
Air date: 
Thu, 07/16/2009 - 11:00am - 11:30am

Host Kathleen Stephenson interviews novelist Reif Larsen, author of The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet, the illustrated story of a 12 year old boy whose devotion to the art of making maps is a way of communicating with the complex and often frightening world around him.

 

Voices from the Edge on 07/02/09

Air date: 
Thu, 07/02/2009 - 8:00am - 9:00am
Short Description: 
Does reorganizing Portland's high schools make sense?

Portland's high school dropout rate is the highest in the metropolitan area. While the statewide rate declined last year, Portland high school students are dropping out at twice the rate - 8.2 percent - of students in other Oregon communities. The city's high schools are also grappling with other issues: a growing number of students opting for GED credentials, budget shortfalls, and demands from parents for greater accountability to the community.

The Bike Show on 07/01/09

Program: 
The Bike Show
Air date: 
Wed, 07/01/2009 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Sara and Elly host a conversation about bicycle justice, with lawyer
Bob Mionske, author of "Cycling and the Law" and social worker/activist Meghan Sinnott. Mionske will discuss the biases against bicycling inherent in law enforcement, the court system and the written law. Sinnott will talk about barriers in both mobility and justice for society's neediest.
 

Fight the Empire on 07/02/09

Program: 
Fight the Empire
Air date: 
Thu, 07/02/2009 - 9:30am - 10:00am

Per Fagereng speaks with Norman Solomon about the State Budget Crises, with a focus on California.  How is war spending gutting our State coffers?

Norman Solomon is a nationally syndicated columnist on media and politics. He has been writing the weekly "Media Beat" column since 1992.

Radiozine on 07/13/09

Program: 
Radiozine
Air date: 
Mon, 07/13/2009 - 11:30am - 12:00pm

Currently, US milk banks cannot meet the need for donor milk. The closest milk bank to Portland is in San Jose, California. Oregon and Washington have two of the highest breastfeeding rates in the United States with the potential to have sufficient breast milk donors to serve infants throughout the Northwest region and other parts of the US. Monday, June 13th at 11:30 am Anna Keith Soderberg interviews Dixie Whetsell, MS, IBCLC, member of the Northwest Mothers Milk Bank. Listen in to KBOO Portland 90.7 fm to hear about the importance of breast milk for us all.

 

 

 

 

Closing Portland's Affordable Housing Gap

program date: 
Wed, 06/24/2009

The real estate bubble may have burst but many Portlanders still find homeownership beyond their reach.

58:22 minutes (46.77 MB)

Summer Commentary by Jennifer

Categories:
program: 
The Underground
program date: 
Tue, 06/23/2009

Jennifer talks about how Classic the Portland Summer is, and urges you to get out and ENJOY it while it lasts...

2:33 minutes (2.34 MB)

The Young Ladies Radio Project tackles Sleep!

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program: 
The Underground
program date: 
Fri, 06/26/2009

The Young Ladies Radio Project this month discusses the importance of sleep with a Doctor and a Sleep Technician from OHSU's sleep clinic.

The Young Ladies Radio Project is a project of IRCO and KBOO. We create monthly pieces that relate to science and technology.

11:25 minutes (10.45 MB)

High School for Recording Arts Portland

Categories:
program: 
The Underground
program date: 
Tue, 06/23/2009

   

 

   

8:23 minutes (7.69 MB)

Sean's Sports Commentary

Categories:
program: 
The Underground
program date: 
Tue, 06/23/2009

Sean does his first piece for the Youth Collective on favorite moments in sports, what teams he'd coach in an ideal world, and a special Top Five.

5:19 minutes (4.87 MB)
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