Stephen F. Austin State University http://redriverradio.org en Red River Radio Spotlight: Alice in Wonderland at Stephen F. Austin State University http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-alice-wonderland-stephen-f-austin-state-university <p><strong>Aired Tuesday, July 1 at 12 noon.&nbsp;</strong><span style="font-size: 1.143em; font-weight: inherit; line-height: 1.5;">Bill Beckett spoke with Laura </span>Rikard<span style="font-size: 1.143em; font-weight: inherit; line-height: 1.5;">, an assistant professor of </span>theatre<span style="font-size: 1.143em; font-weight: inherit; line-height: 1.5;"> at Stephen F. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett & Laura Rikard & Anna Drake 46542 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: Alice in Wonderland at Stephen F. Austin State University Red River Radio Spotlight: To Kill A Mockingbird at Stephen F. Austin State University http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-kill-mockingbird-stephen-f-austin-state-university <p><strong>Aired Wednesday, June 25 at 12 noon.</strong> Bill Beckett spoke with Zach Hanks, an assistant professor of theatre at Stephen F. Austin State University along with Josh Wallace, a senior at SFA who plays the role of Atticus Finch in SFA’s Summer Stage Production of “<strong>To Kill a Mocking Bird</strong>.” This performance opens Friday, June 27 at 7:30 p.m. with multiple performances through July, in the W.M. Turner Auditorium on the campus of <strong>Stephen F. Austin State University</strong> in Nacogdoches. More information at <strong><a href="http://www.finearts.sfasu.edu/">www.finearts.sfasu.edu</a> </strong>or <strong>(936) 468 - 6407</strong>.</p><p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett 46283 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: To Kill A Mockingbird at Stephen F. Austin State University Nacogdoches conference includes Texas Runaway Slave Project http://redriverradio.org/post/nacogdoches-conference-includes-texas-runaway-slave-project <p>Stephen F. Austin State University will showcase faculty research, scholarship and artistry Thursday at its daylong Bright Ideas Conference. More than 90 poster presentations will be on display, including the <a href="http://digital.sfasu.edu/cdm/landingpage/collection/RSP">Texas Runaway Slave Project</a>.</p><p>Kyle Ainsworth, special collections librarian at SFA’s East Texas Research Center, has combed through Texas newspapers compiling hundreds of advertisements and announcements about runaway slaves between the 1830s and 1860s. The project is in a searchable database.</p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 15:07:10 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 43616 at http://redriverradio.org Nacogdoches conference includes Texas Runaway Slave Project SFA cancer research lab focuses attention on giant salvinia http://redriverradio.org/post/sfa-cancer-research-lab-focuses-attention-giant-salvinia <p>This winter’s hard freezes are helpful in fighting the spread of the invasive aquatic weed giant salvinia that continues to choke area waterways.&nbsp;</p><p>Researchers at Stephen F. Austin State University are working on a new control. Turns out, a compound found in the plant could be lethal to itself. That compound was discovered in an SFA pharmaceutical research lab that investigates anti-cancer agents found in native and invasive plants, according to Steve Bullard, dean of SFA’s Arthur Temple College of Forestry and Agriculture.</p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 14:50:19 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 40920 at http://redriverradio.org SFA cancer research lab focuses attention on giant salvinia Nacogdoches to be featured in 'One Square Mile' PBS series http://redriverradio.org/post/nacogdoches-be-featured-one-square-mile-pbs-series <p>Saturday's episode of the PBS series “One Square Mile: Texas” will zoom in on Nacogdoches, featuring the people and lifestyles rooted in one square mile. The nine-part series is airing on KERA, and on all public broadcasting outlets in Texas.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 16:23:43 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 39215 at http://redriverradio.org Nacogdoches to be featured in 'One Square Mile' PBS series