Around the Miami Valley
10:36 am
Mon November 14, 2011

WYSO Weekend: November 13, 2011

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for November 13, 2011 containing the following stories:

-Jerry Kenney reports on a comic book project focused on local veterans.

-Emily McCord interviews Antioch University Chancellor Toni Murdock.  On November 3, 2011 Antioch University announced that Murdock is retiring, effective June of 2012.

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9:40 am
Mon November 14, 2011

Ohio Legislator in Cincy Moves After Redistricting

A Cincinnati Democrat who wants to remain in the Ohio House has moved out of her own house.

State Rep. Denise Driehaus  moved from her home in the West Price Hill neighborhood to a place a couple miles away in the Clifton area. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports that a redrawing of Ohio's legislative map put her into a heavily Republican district. Her new home district is heavily Democratic.

Longtime Toledo lawmaker Teresa Fedor also moved recently, in her case to avoid a Democratic primary faceoff.

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9:38 am
Mon November 14, 2011

Ohio State University Graduation Rates Rise

Graduation rates are rising at Ohio State University amid efforts by the school to be pickier with admissions
and attract better students.

As of last year, 58.5 percent of Ohio State students received their degrees within four years. The rate was up nearly 6 percentage points from a year earlier. The university's six-year graduation rate went up nearly 2 points, to 79.7 percent.

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12:00 am
Mon November 14, 2011

Radio Rounds: Technically Speaking

This episode features Dr. William Hanson, Director of the Surgical Intensive Care Unit at the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center and a pioneer in the field of medical technology. Author of "The Edge of Medicine," Dr. Hanson shares real stories about the ways technology is changing the practice of medicine.

Arts & Culture
10:47 am
Sun November 13, 2011

Spoken Word Profiles: Jay Martinez

Spoken word artist Jay Martinez has been performing in Dayton for 10 years and has a book of poetry called An Orator's Declamation of the Ghetto.  Martinez recently launched a national tour, and Community Voices producer Caressa Brown spoke with him about hip hop influenced his unique poetry and style.