Your Call http://kalw.org en Your Call: Investigating the for-profit college industry http://kalw.org/post/your-call-investigating-profit-college-industry <p>On the next Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss an investigation by Center For Investigative Reporting that reveals how&nbsp;federal G.I. Bill is supporting for-profit&nbsp;colleges instead of helping Veterans. We’ll also talk about the for-profit college industry. It receives more than $30 billion a year in taxpayer money through federal grants and loans. We will be joined by the Center for Investigative Reporting’s Araon Glantz and Republic Report’s David Halperin. Join the conversation on the next Your Call, with Holly Kernan, and you.</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:43:00 +0000 Malihe Razazan 47077 at http://kalw.org Your Call: Investigating the for-profit college industry Your Call: Do arts organizations serving diverse audiences get their fair share of public funding? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-do-arts-organizations-serving-diverse-audiences-get-their-fair-share-public-funding <p><span><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial; font-size: 16px; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height: 1; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height: 1; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">&nbsp;</p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:00:00 +0000 Becca Hoekstra 47019 at http://kalw.org Your Call: Do arts organizations serving diverse audiences get their fair share of public funding? Your Call: How should we understand our connection to water? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-how-should-we-understand-our-connection-water <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); line-height: 18px; font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13.33px;">&nbsp;On the July 23rd, 2014 edition of Your Call,</span> we’ll have a conversation with biologist Wallace Nichols about his new book, Blue Mind. Nichols explores how we are beginning to learn that our brains are hardwired to react positively to water and that being near it can calm and connect us, increase innovation and insight and even heal what’s broken.&nbsp;What do we need to know about the power of water? On the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar.</p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:08:42 +0000 Malihe Razazan 46956 at http://kalw.org Your Call: How should we understand our connection to water? Your Call: How is fracking for oil and gas affecting our health? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-how-fracking-oil-and-gas-affecting-our-health <h1 style="margin: 24pt 0in 0pt; color: rgb(54, 95, 145); line-height: normal; font-family: Cambria, serif; font-size: 14pt;">&nbsp;</h1><p><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="color: black; font-family: Arial, sans-serif;"> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:00:00 +0000 Becca Hoekstra 46888 at http://kalw.org Your Call: How is fracking for oil and gas affecting our health? Your Call: What’s the importance of protecting animals in urban areas? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-what-s-importance-protecting-animals-urban-areas <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;">&nbsp;On the July 21st, 2014&nbsp;edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Tai Moses, author of Zooburbia: Meditations on the Wild Animals Among Us. More than 80% of us live in cities or suburbs, which means many of us are cut off from nature in our daily lives. But Moses says it doesn’t have to be that way. Urban animals are all around us, so how do you connect with wildlife in your backyard? Join the conversation on the next Your Call with Holly Kernan and You.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in;">&nbsp;</p><p></p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 08:04:01 +0000 Malihe Razazan 46844 at http://kalw.org Your Call: What’s the importance of protecting animals in urban areas?