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A weekly show that features news digests, discussions, and lectures around Northeast Indiana.

A weekly show that features news digests, discussions, and lectures around Northeast Indiana.
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United States

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A weekly show that features news digests, discussions, and lectures around Northeast Indiana.

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@wboi

Language:

English

Contact:

2609181085


Episodes

In Session: Journalism with Rebecca Green

5/16/2019
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On this episode of WBOI Presents: In Session, we are joined by our own Rebecca Green from the desk right next to mine. Our conversation focused on the topic of journalism. What constants have remained even as media has changed so much in recent years? What should anyone looking to become a journalist know going into the field? How important is local news for today's news consumers? A regular conversation with Rebecca, but this time we recorded it. Our theme music is by Noah Campodonico....

Duration:00:10:10

In Session: Astronomy with Martin Fisher

5/16/2019
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On this episode of WBOI Presents: In Session, we are joined by Martin Fisher from Science Central. Our conversation focused on astronomy. What were some of the biggest stories from the cosmos in 2018? What do we expect to learn about outer space in the coming year? How does NASA partner with private agencies and do we play nice with space programs from other countries? WBOI Presents: In Session goes interstellar. Our theme music is by Noah Campodonico. Sound effects are by John Dawkins.

Duration:00:15:05

In Session: Political Science with Andy Downs

5/15/2019
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On this episode of WBOI Presents: In Session, we are joined by Andy Downs from Purdue Fort Wayne. Our conversation focused on the topic of political science. How do we select candidates for office? How does a caucus work? How have voting machines changed through the decades and is our voting technology secure? We will dive into all of those topics. Our theme music is by Noah Campodonico. Sound effects are by John Dawkins. Additional audio was provided by Andy Downs. Our intern is Brandon...

Duration:00:21:48

In Session: Media Literacy with Kristin Miller

2/27/2019
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On this episode of WBOI Presents: In Session, we are joined by Kristin Miller from the University of Saint Francis. Our conversation focused on the topic of media literacy. Where did this podcast come from? Who is responsible for the media we consume? What reaction are they trying to get from us or how are they trying to make us feel?

Duration:00:19:39

In Session: Literature with Kim Bowers

2/27/2019
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On this episode of WBOI Presents: In Session, we are joined by Kim Bowers from the University of Saint Francis. Our conversation focused on the topic of literature. Reading requires time, and many of us struggle to stop and find the space needed to open our hearts to what is on the pages.

Duration:00:17:20

In Session: Etymology with Chad Chenoweth

2/26/2019
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WBOI Presents: In Session episodes feature conversations with area educators and experts about topics relevant to their field. On this episode of WBOI Presents: In Session, we are joined by Chad Chenowith from Bishop Dwenger High School. Our discussion focused on the topic of etymology, the study of words, and we looked back at common folk etymologies, eponyms, and a surpisingly high number of words that originate from the word goat. Thank you for listening. Our theme music is by Noah...

Duration:00:20:15