KRUU Co-Founder, Roland has been invited to panel a SXSW Interactive session this Friday. "Digitally Democratizing Education" will focus on community work Roland and Caleb Flynn, another KRUU Director, have been doing with "Projects For All" in Nigeria. If you happen to be in Austin for SXSW, check out the panel, or check back here next week for an audio recording from the panel itself.
The first hour James reairs a discussion from 2009 with Milo Bekins, a farmer from Costa Rica, as well as a short tribute to the passing of Les Paul.
At 3:30pm, tune in for a very special interview with MSAE teacher Richard Incorvia who shares exciting developments with middle school students on the cutting edge of educational opportunities. Together they are pioneering a trail of whatschoolcanbe.com.
If you're interested in seeing a short, professional video highlighting a kickstarter campaign to expand their media and educational outreach, click on Richard's picture [right]. The video was shot at KRUU where these young people are producing a daily local events program known as Radio Action News. Great job Drew Schoenfeld, Paloma Braun, Daniel Zhu & Hermela Grebremariam.
Welcome to another journey to the center of the week's headline news with Newsvandal JP Sottile and James Moore. This week's three tiers include journalism and journalisn't (the glenn is greener on the other side of the wald); fly like an eagle--to the Black Sea; weather or not, climate change is real; and 'why, I otter..."
For a complete list of all headlines referenced, click on "Read more" below.
Co-hosts Newvandal JP Sottile and James Moore go "Inside the Headlines" each week for a look at some of the top stories across the journalistic landscape.
This week's three tiers include irradiating warmth, the good ol' vacuum cleaner economy--at least for the non-ultra well off--and law and orders. Links to all the articles are listed below. Just click "Read more".
If you're interested in daily weekday headlines, click here to be added to JP's Daily Rundown which KRUU weekdays news is culled from, airing 6am, noon and 6pm (except Fri).
At 2:10pm host James Moore presents a KRUU exclusive
interview with Hugh Cornwell, formerly of UK rock group The Stranglers, who scored 21 Top 10 hits. Produced by Gerald Grohman, host of Plattenkiste [Mondays 10pm].
Also, brief interviews with David Olney, who plays Cafe P this Saturday accompanied by Sergio Webb, and Devo’s Jerry Casale in commemoration of his brother, guitarist Bob Casale, who passed away this week.
Ah yes, ladies & gentlepeople, join James Moore and Newsvandal JP Sottile for another exclusive "Inside the Headlines" edition.
This week's featured three tiers include only having eyes for you, that awful sucking economy, and our chemical romance. You can check out JP's latest piece "God's Plan for Climate Change" by clicking right here.
Community-powered solar radio KRUU 100.1 FM presents another segment of STATE BUSINESS.
On first and third week of each month, KRUU station manager James Moore talks with Iowa Rep. Curt Hanson. Our way of keeping you in the know about the latest haps from the Iowa Statehouse.
Tune in for STATE BUSINESS with Rep. Curt Hanson at 100.1 FM & online at www.KRUUfm.com, on TUE 12:30pm, THU 6:30pm, & the following MON 6:30am.
Segment alternates weekly with CITY BUSINESS with Michael Halley, airing on second and fourth weeks.
"Whenever the people are well-informed, they can be trusted with their own government." --Thomas Jefferson
At 2:10pm, James Moore talks at length with the enriching, engaging and highly successful Mike Koenigs, an entrepreneur's entrepreneur and cancer survivor with a whole lot of inspiration and knowledge to share. He lives off the grid in comfort and style and says anyone can be successful if they apply themselves and follow a few key principles.
Four-time #1 best-selling author, “2009 Marketer of the Year” winner, serial entrepreneur, filmmaker, speaker and patented inventor, Mike Koenigs is the CEO, “Chief Disruptasaurus” and Founder of Instant Customer and creator of “Author Expert Marketing Machines”, “Make, Market Launch IT” and “The Top Gun Consulting Toolkit”. His products and services have simplified and automated marketing for over 30,000 small businesses, authors, experts, speakers, coaches and consultants in more than 60 countries.
HAS FREEDOM OF SPEECH BECOME AN ANACHRONISM?
Join James & the Newsvandal for another helping of the week's key stories. Our three tiers this week include last call for the first amendment; the defense budget doesn't suck, it just sucks for you; and Darwin daze.
All headlines discussed are referenced with links. Just click "Read more" below.
TWO OF US riding nowhere
Sunday at 5pm, on the 50th anniversary of the bubbly "bastard" Beatles 1st mind-blowing performance on the Ed Sullivan show when nearly half the country's population tuned in--over 75 million people--(and half of those screamed their lungs out), solar-powered KRUUfm.com airs an hour long special on the Beatles' break up as seen through John and Paul's points of view twenty years apart.
YES is the answer