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Road Trip Series
10:35 am
Sun June 3, 2012

New Ohio Guide: Where North Meets South

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The Pontifical College Josephinum is one of more than 180 Roman Catholic seminaries in the United States. But it’s the only seminary in the U.S. that’s run by the Vatican.

"There are only 15 pontifical seminaries in the world. 14 of them are in Italy and then Columbus, Ohio. That makes us a unique seminary in the United States," says Father James Wehner, the Josephinum’s president.

About 200 men are enrolled at the Josephinum. While the seminary offers academic degrees, Wehner says there’s a larger purpose.

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Road Trip Series
10:34 am
Sun May 27, 2012

New Ohio Guide: Minerals, Mining, and Reclamation

This part of Meigs County has seen over 150 years of extractive industries. Scars that are - just now - beginning to heal. Some Meigs county residents are looking at more sustainable ways to use the land. One of them is Paul Strauss

Over 40 years ago he left New York City and bought 80 acres near the Meigs County town of Rutland.

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Around the Miami Valley
10:30 am
Mon April 30, 2012

WYSO Weekend: April 29, 2012

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for April 29, 2012 containing the following stories:

-An Introduction to the Road Trip Series, by Sandra Sleight-Brennan

-Jerry Kenney speaks with Steven Skiles, chair of the Theatre and Dance Department at Sinclair Community College about their upcoming production of The Laramie Project.

-Readings from the Dayton Metro Library: Marian Schwilk-Thomas

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