Antioch College http://wyso.org en Bridging the Gap: Bringing the Past into the Present http://wyso.org/post/bridging-gap-bringing-past-present <p style="margin-bottom: 0in">Public broadcasting stations like WYSO have large libraries of stories that aired years ago, but often that audio can't be accessed because the archives are on tape, a format most stations aren't using regularly. The Corporation for Public Broadcasting, in cooperation with WGBH Boston and the Library of Congress, decided that it was time to bridge that technological gap.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in">Zeb Reichert spoke with Karen Cariani of WGBH and Neenah Ellis of WYSO to learn more about this national undertaking known as the American Archive project</p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 20:27:48 +0000 Zeb Reichert 48059 at http://wyso.org Bridging the Gap: Bringing the Past into the Present Arthur Morgan’s Simple Yet Elegant Solution http://wyso.org/post/arthur-morgan-s-simple-yet-elegant-solution <p>101 years ago this week, it rained in Dayton. And rained some more. And it kept on raining. It was the Great Dayton Flood. Today though, because of a man named Arthur E. Morgan, communities from Piqua to Hamilton have little to fear from the rising floodwaters of the Great Miami River.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Jocelyn Robinson 47622 at http://wyso.org Arthur Morgan’s Simple Yet Elegant Solution Changing the Course of Civil Rights in Yellow Springs 50 Years Ago This Week http://wyso.org/post/changing-course-civil-rights-yellow-springs-50-years-ago-week <p>The controversy began in 1960 at the Gegner Barber Shop located in Yellow Springs, Ohio. The owner, Lewis Gegner, claimed “I don’t know how to cut their (Negro’s) hair” and refused to provide service to African Americans.</p><p>By 1960, the Antioch Committee for Racial Equality (ACRE) and the Antioch Chapter of the NAACP were successful in desegregating other businesses in the Village of Yellow Springs. But Gegner refused even after being fined for violating the local anti-discrimination ordinance.</p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Jocelyn Robinson 47032 at http://wyso.org Changing the Course of Civil Rights in Yellow Springs 50 Years Ago This Week Meet the Millers http://wyso.org/post/meet-millers <p>The Miller Fellowship program has been a part of the Antioch College cooperative education system since the reopening, but many people, including students on campus aren't quite sure what it is. Zeb Reichert sat down and talked with some of the students in the program and shed some light on just what exactly the whole thing is all about.</p><p></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="259" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/JrmiwMcUmK0" width="460"></iframe></p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 16:51:00 +0000 Zeb Reichert 47190 at http://wyso.org Meet the Millers Personal Creation and Biomythography: Tales from the Storytelling Class at Antioch College http://wyso.org/post/personal-creation-and-biomythography-tales-storytelling-class-antioch-college <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">Antioch College recently hired some new faculty members that began teaching this Fall. &nbsp;Among them was Gabrielle Civil, associate professor of performance. Wed, 04 Dec 2013 18:34:21 +0000 Kijin Higashibaba 42534 at http://wyso.org Personal Creation and Biomythography: Tales from the Storytelling Class at Antioch College