Education

Rural Organizing Project in Bend

program date: 
Wed, 05/18/2011

The Rural Organizing Project held its annual rural caucus on May 7th, in Bend Oregon.  On ths episode of Circle A Radio, we will listen to speeches from the event, hear participants in the march on Representative Greg Walden’s office, and talk to individual members of Rural Organizing Project about building community, and organizing.

58:43 minutes (53.76 MB)

The Eavesdrop on 05/05/11

Air date: 
Thu, 05/05/2011 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Short Description: 
Author Jemiah Jefferson on The Eavesdrop!

Join the ladies of "The Eavesdrop" tonight for a Spring Membership Drive special edition; always bringing you real conversations for real people!

Special guest and author, Jemiah Jefferson, stops by on "the 'Drop" to share news of her soon-to-be re-released, popular quartet of novels, Voice of the Blood, Wounds, Fiend and A Drop of Scarlet.

She'll help us visit/re-visit protagonists Ariane, Daniel and others, while we explore the world of horror, fiction, fantasy and erotica.

Find out how well this author "fit" into the multi-genred world and managed to succeed in the publishing world. She'll also share where her writings take her next!

Mount Hood Community College Contract Update

Categories:
program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Tue, 05/03/2011

 KBOO’s Sarina Fong spoke with Sara Williams, a math instructor and the president of the college’s Faculty Association.

Last night the board presented a new offer to the faculty, in an attempt to divert a strike.

 

2:07 minutes (1.95 MB)

Mount Hood Community College Strike Potential

Categories:
program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Tue, 05/03/2011

The Mt Hood Community college board and Faculty Association have been locked in an ongoing labor dispute since last August. 

Next week the full-time faculty may strike, if negotiations continue to falter.

2:42 minutes (2.47 MB)

Black Book Talk on 05/05/11

Program: 
Black Book Talk
Air date: 
Thu, 05/05/2011 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
Short Description: 
Avel Gordley on her memoir Remembering the Power of Words

Hosts Patricia Welch, O.B. Hill and Emma Jackson Ford speak with former Oregon State Senator Avel Gordley about her memoir Remembering the Power of Words. Avel Gordly is the first African American woman elected to the Oregon State Senate. Remembering the Power of Words is the inaugural volume in the Women and Politics in the Pacific Northwest Series, and recounts the personal and professional journey of Ms. Gordly. OSU Press describes the book as:

The Abe and Joe Talk Radio Show on 05/03/11

Air date: 
Tue, 05/03/2011 - 8:00am - 9:00am
Short Description: 
Abe and Joe examine the two educational bond measures on the May 2011 ballot.

Portland Public Schools has two bond measures on the May ballot. One would provide funds to update and renovate Portland's aging public school facilities, while the other would provide funds to prevent teacher layoffs and preserve vulnerable programs. Abe and Joe dig into the two measures, and discuss the long chain of events and priorities that have led us to the point where the schools must go begging to taxpayers in order to keep paying teachers.

Debate: Yes or no, on Bond Measure 26-121 to update Portland public school buildings

Categories:
program: 
More Talk Radio
program date: 
Thu, 04/28/2011

Cecil Prescod and Celeste Carey host a debate on Measure 26-121 a bond for the Portland Public Schools to update and renovate public school buildings. Representative from Portlanders for Schools, (for the Measure), and from Learning Now, Buildings Later, (against the measure), will be the guests.  The election is Tuesday, May 17th. 

55:35 minutes (25.45 MB)

REAP, short version

program: 
The Underground
program date: 
Wed, 04/27/2011
 

This is the version of the REAP Story that aired on the KBOO Youth Collective show, The Underground. Teh full 25 minute version can be found at http://kboo.fm/node/28216

REAP, Inc. is a local Portland community organization that exists to be a gateway of opportunities and resources that will lead youth, individuals and communities to a pathway of empowerment, increased success and leadership.

11:59 minutes (10.97 MB)

Communications and Technology: Morse Code

program: 
The Underground
program date: 
Wed, 04/27/2011

Jupiter tells us about Morse Code.

1:21 minutes (1.24 MB)
Syndicate content

 

Copyright © 2012 KBOO Community Radio | Community Guidelines | Website Illustration & Design by: KMF ILLUSTRATION