Special Programs: Upcoming Community and Cultural Programs

Red River Radio offers a wide variety of programming, from classical, jazz and blues to news, public affairs, entertainment and information programming. We will also present specials for various holidays, cultural events, and documentaries on important issues of the day. Bookmark this page for information about these various specials. This page will be updated weekly. If an item you heard was removed and you'd like more information contact Bill Beckett at wbeckett@lsus.edu


  Here is what is coming up on Red River Radio.

  The following is a list of past specials you may have heard.

Shreveport Bossier Rescue Mission / Used by permission

Due to a technical problem the first several minutes of this weeks show were not recorded.

Courtesy: LSU-HSC Shreveport

LSU HEALTH SHREVEPORT BRACING FOR BUDGET CUTS -  The state of Louisiana has determined it has a budget deficit $304 million dollars to address in the upcoming legislative session.  Simply put:  there will be more cuts and two areas bracing for this will be education and healthcare.  Dr. G. E. Ghali, Chancellor for LSU-Health Sciences Center in Shreveport  is concerned as such cuts will affect both the hospital University Health  and the medical school.

Jean-Simon Berthélemy (1743–1811) / This is a faithful photographic reproduction of a two-dimensional, public domain work of art. The work of art itself is in the public domain

Airs Thursday, January 19, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Cheryl White takes us back to ancient time to explore the legend of the Gordian Knot.