Education

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Health Disparities in Minority Populations

Airs at: Sun, 03/02/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Healthwatch
Today's guests are Graham Haramein, Co-chair of the Diversity and Quality Team and Manager of HIV Care Services at the Multnomah County Health Department, and Shad Alexander, a therapist at the Quest Center for Integrative Health (www.projectquest.org). Dr. David Naimon ho... Read more

Neighborhood Emergency Teams, Disaster First Responders

Airs at: Mon, 02/25/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Radiozine
Martha Odom talks with Lawrence Behmer, Portland Citizen Corp Chair; Ed Rentz, NET leader for Laurelhurst; and Leah Grey, KBOO volunteer currently taking the NET training, about the teams and the free classes for people who will be first-on-scene in the event of a disaster. Read more

PSU Faculty Calls for Mediation for Fair Contract

Produced for Evening News
 PSU part-time faculty held an informational picket this afternoon to highlight their efforts in reaching a fair contract settlement. Faculty called for mediation after nine months of difficult negotiations failed to produce a new collective bargaining agreement which would... Read more

DIY, Portland: Education Roundup

Produced for DIY, Portland
We're revisiting last year’s series on do-it-yourself education. You’ll hear voices from the Portland Free Skool and the Waypost, as well as Matthew Stadler, who gave a presentation at Reed College’s Learning is Fun and Dangerous event about a WWII-era zine called Vedem. As... Read more

DIY, Portland: Education Roundup

DUE TO SOME TECHNICAL DIFFICULTIES WITH THE KBOO SITE, THIS EPISODE IS ONLY AVAILABLE AT DESTINATION DIY AT THIS TIME. We're revisiting last year’s series on do-it-yourself education. You’ll hear voices from the Portland Free Skool and the Waypost, as well as Matthew Stadle... Read more

Affluenza: the All-Consuming Epidemic

Airs at: Sun, 02/17/2008 at 4:00pm
Crystal Leighty interviews David Wann, co-author of Affluenza: the All-Consuming Epidemic. (Berrett-Koehler Publishers) He’ll discuss his new book Simple Prosperity: Finding Real Wealth in a Sustainable Lifestyle.”  (St. Martin's Griffin) Read more

The Education of Blind Children with Dr. James Bickford

Airs at: Thu, 01/31/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Sounds of Awareness
Dr. James Bickford, PSU Associate Professor of Education, joins Paul VanDyck to discuss the challenges of teaching visually impaired children and the difficulties of learning in a sighted world. Read more

Tryon Life Farm: Sustainable Community in Portland

Airs at: Wed, 01/30/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for
Back to Portland with a report on the sustainable community being constructed by the Tryon Life Farm--just one of Portland's many intentional communities. Read more

Sierra Leone: More Information

 The Cascade 18th annulal Festival of African Films takes place throughout February at PCC Cascade campus. All films are free.  Moving to the Beat will show at 8:30 on Thursday February 14th at the Cascade Moriarty building, room 104.  More information on the film festival,... Read more