A Sociologist at Madison College ( Professor Diane Soles) has long wanted to assign her students the creation of an Access Hour program about Race & Ethnicity (one of the courses she teaches regularly). Since she has long thought about this, she has lots of ideas…but she’s never put together a radio show, so this is […]
Has there been a rampant increase in sexism towards women displayed in the media? For example, the Gamer Gate controversy or the Jian Ghomeshi case–or has it always been this way? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to hear more!
What’s been going on in Colorado’s Jefferson County School District? Why are students walking out of class? Why are teachers staging sick-outs? What is the school board’s response? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to hear more!
This happens to be the second Monday of the summer on-air Pledge Drive — But it really features “Weird Wisconsin,” a one-act play by TAPIT/New Works in collaboration with guest artists who have been working with the Whitehorse Middle School Drama club. It’s about the amazing history of little-known Wisconsin women. The play was for performance at Whitehorse […]
Helena White, a staff member at Madison East High School and WORT IOBY volunteer reporter, provides her 8th annual expanded, hour-long vision of students attending East, highlighting particular problems and accomplishments…including life as a transgender student and life as a homeless student as well as performances on piano and song…The kids from Madison East High […]
Waunakee High School librarian works with social studies teacher and social studies students to produce public information works on Wisconsin-related topics. They’re focused on exploring local places, events, and people – featuring places they (and you) can actually visit themselves (and yourselves).