Scarlett Robertson http://kbia.org en Marriage: arranging her own path http://kbia.org/post/marriage-arranging-her-own-path <p>Spring is in full bloom and that means wedding season. Fri, 15 Jun 2012 17:32:39 +0000 Scarlett Robertson & Alex Smith 15953 at http://kbia.org Marriage: arranging her own path Girl Talk's Gregg Gillis talks music, mash-ups and more http://kbia.org/post/girl-talks-gregg-gillis-talks-music-mash-ups-and-more <p>You might not know who Gregg Gillis is, but chances are you&rsquo;ve heard of his music created under the moniker <a href="http://illegal-art.net/girltalk/">Girl Talk</a>.</p><p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 17:52:01 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 15583 at http://kbia.org Girl Talk's Gregg Gillis talks music, mash-ups and more eLearning discussed at UM Board of Curators orientation http://kbia.org/post/elearning-discussed-um-board-curators-orientation <p>New appointees to the University of Missouri Board of Curators were welcomed to their positions Wednesday morning. Wed, 06 Jun 2012 23:04:02 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 15463 at http://kbia.org eLearning discussed at UM Board of Curators orientation Newscast for June 6, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-june-6-2012 <p>Regional news KBIA newsroom, including: Wed, 06 Jun 2012 22:53:49 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 15462 at http://kbia.org Newscast for June 6, 2012 Newscast for June 4, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-june-4-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage including: Mon, 04 Jun 2012 22:33:51 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 15301 at http://kbia.org Newscast for June 4, 2012 Pinball wizard http://kbia.org/post/pinball-wizard-0 <p>&nbsp;</p><p>This week, we uncover a three-letter mystery.</p><p> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 22:34:00 +0000 Scarlett Robertson & Scott Pham 15177 at http://kbia.org Pinball wizard Parade draws patriotic crowds http://kbia.org/post/parade-draws-patriotic-crowds <p>The balmy weather didn&#39;t deter the thousands of people who gathered along Broadway this morning for the city&rsquo;s 24<sup>th</sup> annual Memorial Day parade.</p><p> Mon, 28 May 2012 22:46:23 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 14887 at http://kbia.org Parade draws patriotic crowds Newscast for May 28, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-may-28-2012 <p>Regional news from the KBIA newsroom, including: Mon, 28 May 2012 13:33:13 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 14871 at http://kbia.org Newscast for May 28, 2012 Como Gadget Works: Columbia's own hackerspace http://kbia.org/post/como-gadget-works-columbias-own-hackerspace <p>When you imagine a hacker, you&rsquo;re probably thinking of someone banging away at a keyboard, doing something shadowing and illegal on the internet. &nbsp;These days a lot of hackers are banding together, and it&rsquo;s far from illegal. &nbsp;They&rsquo;re forming groups called hackerspaces--community workshops where hackers (some of whom prefer the term &ldquo;makers&rdquo;) get together to build robots, modify electronics and socialize.</p> Fri, 25 May 2012 21:02:07 +0000 Scarlett Robertson & Scott Pham 14797 at http://kbia.org Como Gadget Works: Columbia's own hackerspace Newscast for May 23, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-may-23-2012-0 <p>Regional news from the KBIA newsroom including: Wed, 23 May 2012 22:06:21 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 14676 at http://kbia.org Newscast for May 23, 2012 Newscast for May 22, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-may-22-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including: Tue, 22 May 2012 21:49:54 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 14597 at http://kbia.org Newscast for May 22, 2012 Mapping our town with sound http://kbia.org/post/mapping-our-town-sound <p>Have you heard our Sonic IDs on KBIA? They are short audio portraits of life in and around mid Missouri in the form of stories, anecdotes and sounds of the community.</p><p> Mon, 21 May 2012 16:17:50 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 14505 at http://kbia.org Mapping our town with sound Jazz meets Gamelan http://kbia.org/post/jazz-meets-gamelan <p>This week we head to a Kansas City music laboratory where we find an atypical partnership and stay tuned till the end of the show where we bring you a Sonic ID right off Broadway in Columbia. Fri, 18 May 2012 20:49:47 +0000 Scarlett Robertson & Alex Smith 14411 at http://kbia.org Jazz meets Gamelan Newscast for May 17, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-may-17-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including : Thu, 17 May 2012 22:27:27 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 14350 at http://kbia.org Newscast for May 17, 2012 Newscast for May 14, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-may-14-2012 <p>Regional news from the KBIA newsroom, including: Mon, 14 May 2012 22:18:29 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 14128 at http://kbia.org Mother's Day special http://kbia.org/post/mothers-day-special <p>This week&rsquo;s show is all about moms&mdash;and we have the good, the bad and the ugly. First up, we&rsquo;ll hear about a book of portraits on the life of the American mother and later we have an audio essay on the complicated mother/daughter relationship. Fri, 11 May 2012 18:41:18 +0000 Scarlett Robertson & Rehman Tungekar 13990 at http://kbia.org Mother's Day special Bringing cellos to the people http://kbia.org/post/bringing-cellos-people <p><a href="https://portlandcelloproject.com/">Portland Cello Project</a> is a collective of classically trained cellists that came out of, you guessed it, Portland, in 2007. And they&rsquo;re bringing the cello to pop culture, playing music that you may not normally associate with the instrument. &nbsp;They&rsquo;ve played everywhere from a punk rock club in Fargo North Dakota to a sports bar in Lubbock Texas.&nbsp; I spoke with the group&rsquo;s artistic director Doug Jenkins who started off by explaining how the group began. Fri, 04 May 2012 16:22:56 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 13558 at http://kbia.org Bringing cellos to the people Missouri's newest state park donated by creator of spot remover http://kbia.org/post/missouris-newest-state-park-donated-creator-spot-remover <p>This week: St. Louis area entrepreneur Don Robinson died last month, leaving 843 acres of land to Missouri&mdash;the same size as New York&#39;s <a href="http://www.centralparknyc.org/">Central Park</a>.&nbsp; And an audio postcard of a notorious outlaw&#39;s mock trial. Fri, 20 Apr 2012 19:33:12 +0000 Scarlett Robertson & Lee Jian Chung 12756 at http://kbia.org Missouri's newest state park donated by creator of spot remover Spot remover creator Don Robinson donates Missouri's newest state park http://kbia.org/post/spot-remover-creator-don-robinson-donates-missouris-newest-state-park <p>St. Louis area entrepreneur Don Robinson died last month, leaving 843 acres of land to Missouri&mdash;the same size as New York&#39;s <a href="http://www.centralparknyc.org/">Central Park</a>.&nbsp; Fri, 20 Apr 2012 16:11:08 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 13147 at http://kbia.org Spot remover creator Don Robinson donates Missouri's newest state park Lunafest travels to Columbia http://kbia.org/post/lunafest-travels-columbia <p>This week&#39;s show highlights a film festival by for and about women. Andlater in the show: an audio essay from a woman who gives a unique perspective to&nbsp; kissing and being kissed. Fri, 13 Apr 2012 23:10:21 +0000 Scarlett Robertson & Bailey Brewer 12392 at http://kbia.org Lunafest travels to Columbia Down by the river http://kbia.org/post/down-river <p>This week we head down to the Missouri River, hear a technology-centric essay about cell phones and celebrate Easter a few days early. Fri, 06 Apr 2012 21:45:05 +0000 Scarlett Robertson & Kurt Wook & Natalie Cheng 11990 at http://kbia.org Down by the river Money raised for Thompson Center during autism awareness month http://kbia.org/post/money-raised-thompson-center-during-autism-awareness-month <p>The &ldquo;Light it Up Blue&rdquo; national campaign to raise autism awareness has landed a check for Columbia&rsquo;s Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopment Disorders.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 02 Apr 2012 22:22:16 +0000 Scarlett Robertson & Anthony Martinez 11674 at http://kbia.org Money raised for Thompson Center during autism awareness month Riding with the Bike Brigade http://kbia.org/post/riding-bike-brigade <p>This week, we hear how one person deals with homesickness, when home is almost ten thousand miles away. But first, we hit the streets of Columbia on bikes. Fri, 30 Mar 2012 21:49:35 +0000 Scarlett Robertson & Harum Helmy & Lee Jian Chung 11574 at http://kbia.org Riding with the Bike Brigade Newscast for March 28, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-march-28-2012-1 <p><span style="color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; ">Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</span></p><p> Wed, 28 Mar 2012 22:28:02 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 11428 at http://kbia.org Newscast for March 28, 2012 Boone County Fairgrounds gets new name http://kbia.org/post/boone-county-fairgrounds-gets-new-name <p>As part of its regular meeting, the Boone County Commission held a second public hearing Tuesday night about renaming the Boone County Fairgrounds. Wed, 28 Mar 2012 15:23:27 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 11382 at http://kbia.org Boone County Fairgrounds gets new name Second chance, first opportunity through basketball http://kbia.org/post/second-chance-first-opportunity-through-basketball <p>This week we hit the basketball court for a story about how, sometimes, the game can take on a deeper meaning. And stay tuned till the end of the show, where we have a new Sonic ID, this time from Speaker&rsquo;s Circle. Fri, 23 Mar 2012 18:54:12 +0000 Scarlett Robertson & Matt Veto 11114 at http://kbia.org Second chance, first opportunity through basketball State of the arts in Columbia http://kbia.org/post/state-arts-columbia <p>Columbia&rsquo;s arts and culture crowd gathered for an arts town hall meeting Wednesday night.</p><p> Thu, 22 Mar 2012 12:00:01 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 10992 at http://kbia.org State of the arts in Columbia Glory days for the Mafia in Kansas City http://kbia.org/post/glory-days-mafia-kansas-city <p>Kansas City may be famous for its jazz and barbeque, but it also has the dubious distinction of having had one of the best Mafias in the country. Fri, 09 Mar 2012 23:20:59 +0000 Scarlett Robertson & Susan Wilson 10262 at http://kbia.org Glory days for the Mafia in Kansas City Q&A with Undefeated director Dan Lindsay, Pt. 2 http://kbia.org/post/qa-undefeated-director-dan-lindsay-pt-2 <p><a href="http://weinsteinco.com/sites/undefeated/">&ldquo;Undefeated&rdquo;</a> is the Oscar winning documentary from MU grad Dan Lindsay which will open and close True/False this year. The film&nbsp; follows an underdog high school football team in North Memphis, Tenn. KBIA&rsquo;s Nick Gass spoke with Lindsay about the biggest challenges the directors faced and the process that went into making the movie. Fri, 02 Mar 2012 22:35:28 +0000 Scarlett Robertson & Nick Gass 9891 at http://kbia.org Q&A with Undefeated director Dan Lindsay, Pt. 2 True/False Preview http://kbia.org/post/truefalse-preview <p>As Columbia gears up for the <a href="http://truefalse.org/">True/False Film Fest,</a> this week we&#39;re giving you a preview of a few of the best things happening at this year&#39;s fest. Fri, 24 Feb 2012 22:00:54 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 9454 at http://kbia.org True/False Preview