education

Politics
6:52 pm
Tue August 12, 2014

In Greensboro, Hagan Hits Tillis on Education

U.S. Sen Kay Hagan (D-NC) speaks during a press conference in Greensboro on Tuesday, August 12, 2014.
Credit WFDD Photo by Paul Garber

U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan was in Greensboro Tuesday, trying to draw a contrast between herself and the challenger for her Senate seat, State House Speaker Tom Tillis.

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Radio Camp
10:34 am
Wed July 30, 2014

Being the Change: James Shields on Community, Slavery, and the Power of Education

James Shields, the director of Guilford College's Bonner Center for Community Service and Learning, on Interview Day for Radio Camp
Credit Mary Heisey

James Shields is the Director of the Bonner Center for Community Service and Learning at Guilford College. He's also an actor and an expert on the history of the Underground Railroad in Greensboro. Radio Camper Ethan Campbell-Brown learned more about James Shields and his work.

I met James Shields on the patio of Founders Hall at Guilford College. He was very nice and had a voice perfect for a radio interview. We talked about the concept of slavery and his work. We also talked about Pathways to Freedom, a play he's currently acting in. 

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Radio Camp
9:50 am
Wed July 30, 2014

From Classical to Electric Guitar, Guilford College Professor Kami Rowan Plays It All

Radio Camper Emma Kilpatrick talks with Guilford College Professor of Music Kami Rowan
Credit Mary Heisey

 

Kami Rowan is classical guitarist and professor of music at Guilford College. She is also the faculty advisor for WQFS 90.9 FM, Guilford College's radio station. She just visited Northern Ireland to study music's role and how it affects Ireland's political scene. WFDD Radio Camper Emma Kilpatrick recently spoke with Kami to find out more. 

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Veterans
5:00 am
Wed July 30, 2014

UNCG Gets Federal Grant to Help Medical Veterans

UNCG will launch the Veterans Access Program in January 2015. It is an accelerated nursing program for medically trained veterans.
Credit UNCG

New UNCG program creates pathway for those with medical training transition into the civilian world.

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Radio Camp
12:30 pm
Tue July 29, 2014

Meet the Artist: Susan Borwick, Wake Forest Professor of Music

Radio Camper Alex Housden speaks with composer and Wake Forest University professor of music
Credit Molly Davis

Susan Borwick is a professor and composer at Wake Forest University, and on a good day she can sound two pitches simultaneously. WFDD Radio camper Alex Housden was able to able to find out more.

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