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This edition of The Antioch Word features 1970's faculty member, Andy Winnick. In this interview with WYSO's Juliet Fromholt, Andy talks about racial tensions and how the strike of 1973 impacted the college. They spoke at WYSO studios at the 2017 Antioch College Reunion.

This interview was edited by Mary Evans, current Miller Fellow at WYSO and co-host of The Antioch Word, a podcast for the Antioch College community, about Antioch College written and produced by Antioch College students working at WYSO.

 

During Antioch College's 2017 Reunion, alumni visited the WYSO studios and shared their stories with current Antioch students and WYSO staff members.  This edition of the Antioch Word features alumna Jan Bendor, Class of 1967. In this interview, current Antioch student Mari Smith talks with Jan about her involvement with student activism.

This interview was edited by Mary Evans, current Miller Fellow at WYSO and co-host of The Antioch Word, a podcast for the Antioch College community, about Antioch College written and produced by Antioch College students working at WYSO.

During Antioch College's 2017 Reunion, alumni visited the WYSO studios and shared their stories with current Antioch students and WYSO staff members. This edition of the Antioch Word features alumnus Sonia Jaffe Robbins, '65. In this interview during the 2017 Reunion, former Miller Fellow Thomas Amrhein talks with Sonia about what brought her to Antioch, what her most memorable experiential learning experiences were, how her connections with Antioch continued in her life as an alumna and her experience in the women’s liberation movement.

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On June 1 and 2 in Yellow Springs, Antioch College and the Community Empowerment Organization (CEO) will host their second Restorative Justice Conference on the Antioch Campus. The theme of this year's discussions center around "Are We There Yet? Healing Harms in Sexual and Family Violence and the Role of Restorative Justice."

CEO director, Jalyn Roe, says the conference, just as it did in 2017,  will feature expert speakers who are at the forefront when it comes to applying restorative practices to a host of social issues.

During Antioch College's 2017 Reunion, alumni visited the WYSO studios and shared their stories with current Antioch students and WYSO staff members.  This edition of the Antioch Word features Antioch alumna Dale Brown, Class of 1976, who spoke with WYSO's Juliet Fromholt. In this interview Dale talks about how finding out she had a disability gave her the determination to start an organization that is still very much thriving today and the importance of solidarity in the Antioch community.

During Antioch College's 2017 Reunion, alumni visited the WYSO studios and shared their stories with current Antioch students and WYSO staff members.  This edition of the Antioch Word features alumna Mackenzie Bristow, class of 2001. Current Antioch student Chris Welter talks with Mackenzie about the importance of SOPP, which has been recently featured in The New York Times, and how student activism is key to building community.

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Jerry Kenney

Antioch University is moving ahead with the sale of their Yellow Springs campus. The Yellow Springs News reports the university has marketed the building with a national real-estate firm.

News of the potential sale was first announced in 2016. Officials told WYSO they're looking for a smaller space in a more centrally located area, such as Dayton, nearer to more potential future students.

This edition of the Antioch Word features alumnus Mary Mayshark, class of 1967. In this interview with 2017 WYSO Miller Fellow Thomas Amheim, Mary talks about what brought her to Antioch College, and what she learned about freedom and responsibility in the classroom, and on her experiences during co-op. They spoke by phone during Antioch College’s 2017 Reunion.

If Gem City's fundraising effort is successful, construction will begin early next year. The store is set to open in the summer of 2019.
April Laissle / WYSO

Organizers for Gem City Market, a planned co-operative community grocery store in West Dayton, received the Coretta Scott King Justice award at a ceremony at Antioch College Wednesday. The news comes just weeks after another West Dayton grocery store closed its doors.  

Lela Klein and Amaha Sellassie were recognized for their years long work planning the co-op store, a project they hope will alleviate food insecurity for people living on the city’s west side.

During Antioch College's 2017 Reunion, alumni visited the WYSO studios and shared their stories with current Antioch students and WYSO staff members.  This edition of the Antioch Word features alumnus Marc Masurovsky Class of 1977. In this interview,  2017 Miller Fellow Thomas Amrhein talks with Marc about Co-op experiences. Marc explains how his education at Antioch College shaped him.

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