October 11, 2009

Global Alert! -- October 11, 2009

  01 Track 1.mp3   INTRODUCTION

  03 Track 3.mp3  SPOTLIGHT

  04 Track 4.mp3   NEWS/SPORTS/WEATHER

  06 Track 6.mp3   FEATURE FOCUS Segment 1:  Part 2:  White's Woods Management Plan

                                      Guests:  David Babyak, Michael Kesner

  08 Track 8.mp3  FEATURE FOCUS

  09 Track 9.mp3  

  Host: Dr. David Loomis, IUP Journalism Department

  Reporters:  Katie Caldwell, Garritt Fleming Jessica Potter, Mike Wilson

"Global Alert" is a student-reported and -produced radio program that airs on WIUP-FM (90.1) every other Sunday morning during academic semesters at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. The program is sponsored by the IUP chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. 

The program focuses on global issues that have a community impact in Indiana County, Pennsylvania. The organizing principle of "Global Alert" is "think global and act local."

Fall 2009 programs have focused on:

n  Sept. 27, Oct. 11: political and environmental controversy surrounding the White's Woods recreational forest in White Township

n  Nov. 1: a proposed $5-per-student-per-semestter "green fee" proposed for the IUP campus by a student environmental group

n  Nov. 15:  the natural-gas-drilling boom associated with the Marcellus shale formation underlying Indiana County

n  Dec. 6: changing war policy on U.S. involvement in Afghanistan, featuring IUP political science professor Gawdat Bahgat, Ph.D.


To contact "Global Alert," email IUP faculty adviser David O. Loomis, Ph.D., at doloomis@iup.edu or phone the IUP Journalism Department  at 724-357-4411.


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