WYSO Programming Notes

WYSO Programming Notes
10:15 am
Mon December 10, 2012

Antioch College to Acquire WYSO From Antioch University

The Boards of Antioch College and Antioch University agreed in principle to a plan that would transfer ownership of the non-commercial FM radio station WYSO to the College and eliminates any future rights of the University to have claim on Antioch College's campus or endowment.

WYSO operates at 50,000 watts in the Charles Kettering Building at 150 E. South College Street. Ownership of the station and the building remained with Antioch University when an alumni-led group purchased the College and most of its assets in September 2009, more than a year after closure.

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WYSO Programming Notes
10:23 am
Mon December 3, 2012

Hanukkah Specials on WYSO

WYSO celebrates Hanukkah this Sunday, December 9th with special programming from NPR and Public Radio International.

Tune in at 6:00 PM for Hanukkah Lights. A perennial NPR favorite, Hanukkah Lights features Hanukkah stories and memoirs written by acclaimed authors expressly for the show, as read by NPR's Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz.

Then, at 8:00 PM, Mindy Ratner and Bill Morelock explore the customs and music of the holiday on Candles Burning Brightly, from Public Radio International.

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Reinvention Stories
6:01 am
Mon November 12, 2012

Reinvention Stories on WYSO

Reinvention Stories is a collaborative project between WYSO 91.3 and a team of filmmakers from Dayton, Ohio.  Starting on January 9th, WYSO will begin a series of reinvention radio stories, with enhanced companion movies online. Here's a preview of what's to come.

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WYSO Programming Notes
12:02 pm
Mon October 22, 2012

Snap Judgement Comes to WYSO, Hearing Voices Suspending Production

A new program called Snap Judgement is coming to WYSO.

Hearing Voices, heard on Thursday evenings since 2009, is suspending production.

The new program, Snap Judgement, explores decisions that define lives. Host Glynn Washington takes listeners on a narrative journey - leaping from one "driveway moment" to the other.

Starting October 25th, tune in for addictive storytelling that walks a mile in someone else's shoes on Snap Judgement, Thursdays at 11pm and Sundays at midnight.

WYSO Programming Notes
3:40 pm
Tue October 16, 2012

Groundwork: Democracy Close To Home

This week on the Sunday Documentary Hour, an election special hosted by NPR's Scott Simon called Groundwork: Democracy Close to Home from The Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University.

At a time of political gridlick and polarization at the national level, Groundwork explores the tone and flavor of democratic action in towns and cities, where one’s antagonist is not an opposing talking-head or a politician from a state of a different “color,” but a neighbor.

Stories in this hour include:

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