Public Affairs Specials

3:37pm

Wed November 16, 2011
Youth in Jeopardy

Program 4: Higher Education's Role

The "Youth in Jeopardy Project" is part of American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen, a public media initiative made possible by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

The fourth program in the series on "Higher Education's Role" aired on November 16th at 6:00 p.m. Guests for the program were Dr. Paul Sisson, Provost and Vice Chancellor, LSUS; Christianne Wojcik, Director of Academic Services, LSUS;  Janice Sneed, Vice Chancellor of Community and Workforce Development, Southern University Shreveport;  Saundra Bigham, Coordinator of Dual Enrollment for Southern University Shreveport.

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8:00pm

Mon October 31, 2011
Youth in Jeopardy

Program 3: A Town Hall Meeting

Louisiana Public Broadcasting collaborated with Red River Radio for a town hall discussion on Thursday, October 20th, 7 p.m. at LSUS.  Local and state experts explored the drop-out crisis and answered questions the audience.  The town hall meeting aired on Red River Radio on October 31.

The "Youth in Jeopardy Project" is part of American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen, a public media initiative made possible by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

7:00pm

Wed October 12, 2011
Youth in Jeopardy

Program 2: Governmental Issues

Our second program in the series, on "Governmental Issues" aired on October 12th at 6 p.m.  Guests on the show were Scott Hughes, Executive Director of the regional Alliance for Education, Elliott Stonecipher, demographer and political analyst, and Thomas Carmody, Louisiana State Representative for District 6.

The "Youth in Jeopardy Project" is part of American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen, a public media initiative made possible by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
 

7:00pm

Wed September 21, 2011
Youth in Jeopardy

Program 1: School Attendance and Truancy

The "Youth in Jeopardy Project" is part of American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen, a public media initiative made possible by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

Our first program in the series, on "School Attendance and Truancy," aired on September 21, at 6 p.m. Guests on the show were Kathie Boyett of the Alliance for Education and Janis Thompson, Director of Court Programs for Volunteers of Youth Justice.

The "Youth in Jeopardy Project" is part of American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen, a public media initiative made possible by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

8:00pm

Thu July 7, 2011
Public Affairs Specials

Walking With Giants: The Community Foundation at 50

Listen to the complete program here.

"For the past 50 years the Community Foundation of North Louisiana has been a vital force in improving the quality of life in our community. From their support of the arts to their efforts at reducing poverty and the underlying issues, to improving the education of our children, they have been engaged on all fronts. Join us for a look at their efforts today as we speak with some of the organizations who are improving lives through the generous support of the Community Foundation."

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