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Norico Tanaka-Wada grew up in Athens and began attending classes at Ohio University at the age of 14.

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Thu, Jan 15, 2015 3:48 pm

Kelee Riesbeck hosts Dr. Lynn Harter, Associate Director for Undergraduate Studies at OHIO’s Scripps College of Communication and lead producer of The Courage of Creativity, a series of documentary films that recognize the power of art programming for individuals experiencing uncertainty and vulnerability. Riesbeck’s conversation with Harter focuses on the first film in the series, “A Beautiful Remedy”,  an intimate look at the Arts in Medicine Program at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas.

Tue, Jan 6, 2015 2:57 pm

Host Sandra Sleight-Brennan invites Rob Barkley, Senior Director of Community Affairs at AEP Energy, to discuss what effects the passing of recent energy aggregation legislation will have on current AEP customers, and to field some frequently asked questions about energy aggregation.

Mon, Jan 5, 2015 1:02 pm

Join host Wendy McVicker, with guests Becca J.R. Lachman, Albert Rouzie, and Ivars Balkits, for a poetry reading with themes that mirror the season's spirit of renewal and remembrance.

Featured poems:
Hannah Stephenson - "Study of Winter" and "A Brief Guide to Romanticism"
Mary Ellen Redmond - "The Things We Hold On To" and "On The Outer Shores, I Find Them"
Mark Strand - "The Tunnel" and "Pot Roast"
Bei Dao - "Montage"
 

 

Tue, Dec 23, 2014 5:35 pm

Looking for something a little different from the usual holiday tunes?

Join WOUB AM on Dec. 25 beginning at 3 p.m. EST for the first–ever Radio Free Athens Holiday Special.

For five hours, Radio Free Athens DJs Geoff Backstrom, Adam Pergram, Michael Gillespie, Doug "R@t" Brooks and Michael T. will present their unique takes on the sounds of season. 

No matter where you are, you can listen on-air or on the move.

Fri, Dec 19, 2014 12:50 pm

Host Dawn Jewell explores the role of new media in activism, and how technological advances have helped spread, and control, the flow of information. Dawn interviews Norm Stamper, former Seattle Chief of Police, and Wolfgang Sützl, visiting assistant professor at Ohio University and media activism expert, about the relationships between media, policing, control, and activism.

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