KGOU e-Newsletter Archive

October 4, 2018
In this issue:
NPR News Series: How China Is Remaking the World
Fall Fund Drive Update: Almost There!
Join Us For Oklahoma Engaged Discussion
NPR's Movie Preview: 15 Critics' Picks This Fall

September 20, 2018
NPR Election Series Focuses on Women
How Curious Podcast Begins Season 2
KGOU Membership Drive: New Thank-you Gifts for Fall


September 6, 2018
Special Coverage: Senate Confirmation Hearing
Sunday Limited-Run Series: The Politics Show
Ticket Sale: Wait, Wait... It's Been 20 Years !?!

August 23, 2018
Coverage Plans For State Runoff Elections
Public Radio Personalities Make Oklahoma Appearances
Limited-Run Series: APM Reports on Education

August 9, 2018
Morning Edition Makes Minor Changes to Program 'Clock'
Radiolab's Jad Abumrad Headlines OK Humanities' Curiosity Fest
Welcome Richard Bassett to Full-Time Position at KGOU
Intelligence Squared Debate: Social Media And Democracy

July 26, 2018
Vehicle Donations Impact Fiscal Bottom Line at KGOU
Author David Sedaris Returns to OKC Nov. 14
Behind the Stories: NPR's Howard Berkes on Black Lung Series

July 12, 2018
The Capitol Steps Return Aug. 23
NPR News Series: HEAT
Sunday Radio Matinee: Japanese American Incarceration in WWII
What's Your Favorite American Anthem?

June 21, 2018
Primary Election Coverage From Oklahoma Engaged and KGOU
Introducing Our New Online Portal, 'Member Connect'
We Say Farewell to KGOU Afternoon Host Nomin Ujiyediin
Capitol Steps' 4th of July Special, Plus A Fireworks Soundtrack

June 7, 2018
Oklahoma Engaged: Weigh In on SQ 788
Political Junkie Series - 1968: 50 Years Later
Norman's 'Jazz in June' Festival Opens Next Week
Weekend Edition Sunday Series: Weekend Long Listen

May 24, 2018
Memorial Weekend Programs Feature Music, Veterans' Voices
KGOU Staff Win Statewide Journalism Awards
Farewell to Student Broadcaster Storme Jones
Arts and Entertainment: NPR's Summer Movie Guide

May 10, 2018
Oklahoma Public Media Collaborate to Cover Elections
KGOU Enhances Weather Coverage on Digital Platforms
NPR News Series: How To Raise a Human
New Jazz Night Video: The Bad Plus Never Stops

April 26, 2018
KGOU GM to Moderate FOI Oklahoma Gubernatorial Debate
Spring Fundraising Update: Finishing the Fiscal Year
2018 Tiny Desk Contest Has A Winner
Spring Greens Recipes: Forget The Winter Cold

April 5, 2018
KGOU News Director Awarded Weather Reporting Project
All Things Considered: Financial Crisis, 10 Years Later
Student Wins Regional, National Journalism Education Awards
Tiny Desk Contest Update: Vote For the Desk!

March 22, 2018
KGOU Launches New Podcast 'How Curious'
Caroline Halter Joins KGOU As Producer/Reporter
NPR News Series: 50 Years After MLK Assassination

March 8, 2018
All Things Considered: Reporting on Russian Election
You're Invited: Podcast Launch and Listening Party
Jazz Night Celebrates Women in Jazz

February 22, 2018
All Tech Considered Series: 'Artists and Criminals' Foresee Tech's Effect
Invisibilia Is Back for Season 4 in March
2018 Tiny Desk Contest Opens for Submissions

February 8, 2018
NPR's Winter Olympics Coverage Underway
KGOU Wins Two Awards from Broadcasters' Group
Sunday Radio Matinee: 'The Invention of Race'
New Jazz Night Video: 'The World That I'm In'

January 25, 2018
State of the Union Address to Air Live, Fact-Checking Online
Completed FY2017 Audit Shows Increased Private Giving
1A Looks Back on Its First Year and Most Memorable Interviews
NPR Sweeps White House News Photographers Contest

January 11, 2018
NPR News Investigation: Abused and Betrayed
Welcome Quinton Chandler to StateImpact Oklahoma
Sunday Radio Matinee: Closer to Truth
SciFri Book Club Reads Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

December 21, 2017
Holiday Programs: Music, Storytelling and The Capitol Steps
Now Playing on a Smart Speaker Near You... KGOU!
Ask Me Another: A Quiz-mas Carol

December 7, 2017
KGOU Now Broadcasting to Western Oklahoma
KGOU Volunteers Help With First 'Thank-a-thon'
All Things Considered Looks Back on Robert Siegel's Career
NPR Book Concierge Can Recommend A Good Read

November 21, 2017
Reporter Jackie Fortier Joins StateImpact Oklahoma Team
'Best' Storytelling, Turkey Triage on Thanksgiving Day
A Decade Of Music And Memories As NPR Music Turns 10
Spicing Up Thanksgiving With Indian-Inspired Dishes

November 9, 2017
Fresh Air Returns to Afternoons Starting Nov. 13
The News Media: Let's Talk About Journalism's Role
NPR News Series: 'Been There' Through Life's Changes
Planning For The Great Thanksgiving Listen 2017

October 26, 2017
Programming Change: To The Point Ends Broadcast Run
Sunday Radio Matinee: OK Watch-Out "Treatment of Women"
You, Me and Them: Experiencing Discrimination in America
NPR's Border Series Reports From Canada

October 12, 2017
Radiolab Spins Off SCOTUS Series, 'More Perfect'
For Educators: 'The Great Thanksgiving Listen' Resources
The Splendid Table: Three Dishes Home Cooks Should Master
After a Day of Bad News, Ramona Wins the Internet

September 21, 2017
Morning Edition: Covering Elections in Germany
KGOU Fall Fund Drive: Sneak Peek at New T-shirt
IQ2US: Season Premiere Debates China-U.S. Relationship
Reveal: Street Fights from Charlottesville to Berkeley

September 7, 2017
Sunday Radio Matinee: OK Watch-Out 2018 Election Forum
Listener Callout: Who's a News Junkie?
NPR Documents The Great American Eclipse in Video

August 24, 2017
Fresh Air 30th Anniversary: Throwback to Early Interviews
Sunday Radio Matinee: Sheriff Candidates Debate
Special Programs for Labor Day Weekend
Recipes: Tomatoes 101 With Lynne Rossetto Kasper

August 10, 2017
Morning Edition: A Radio Class Reunion
Saying Farewell to ATC Host Paige Willett
Capitol Steps Performance in OKC Almost Sold Out
Science Friday's Guide to Viewing The Great American Eclipse

July 27, 2017
NPR News Cities Project: How Gentrification Changes Cities
KGOU Wins in Annual AP Broadcasters' Contest
Science Friday: How to View the 'Great American Eclipse'
Jazz Night Video: Dan Tepfer's Player Piano Is His Composing Partner

July 13, 2017
Weekend Edition Explores Climate Change Around the World
'Oklahoma Engaged' Wins National Public Radio Awards
Weekend Program Change: Left, Right & Center Expands
NPR Summer Series: Going Home

June 22, 2017
'Every Other Hour' Examines Gun Violence in Chicago
KGOU 2017 Fiscal Year End Approaches
4th of July Holiday Programs Sizzle and Pop
What Are Your Favorite Sounds of Summer?

June 8, 2017
Special Coverage: Comey Testifies Before Senate Committee
Join KGOU in Norman for 'Jazz in June'
NPR News Chief Honors Fallen Journalists at The Newseum
This American Life Picks Up Norman Man's Story

May 25, 2017
NPR News Series: Uprooted by Conflict
Capitol Steps Return to Oklahoma City Aug. 19
Invisibilia: New Season Begins June 4
Celebrate the Holiday Weekend with Music Festival Highlights

May 11, 2017
Invisibilia Returns for Season 3
NPR Journalist Detained for 3 Nights in South Sudan Jail
Listener Call-out: What Are Your Sounds of Summer?
NPR to Debut First Podcast for Kids, 'Wow in the World'

April 27, 2017
NPR News Series: The First 100 Days
KGOU, KOSU, StateImpact Share Regional Murrow Award
Robert Siegel Stepping Down As ATC Host In 2018
Book Author to Visit Oklahoma City on Tour

April 13, 2017
Two Documentaries Mark OKC Bombing Remembrance
Spring Fund Drive Success: Truly Powerful!
KGOU Welcomes Two New Reporters
Reveal: Minority Communities Face Toxic Burdens

March 23, 2017
Count the Votes With NPR's Healthcare Vote Tracker
1A Host Joshua Johnson's 'Ask Me Anything' on Reddit
IQ2US Debate On Charter Schools: Are They Overrated?
Video Recipe From The Splendid Table

March 9, 2017
WESun: On the Texas-Mexico Border
Coverage of Gorsuch Confirmation Hearing
Oklahoma Watch-Out: School Choice Forum
Tiny Desk Contest Winner: Tank and the Bangas

February 23, 2017
NPR News Team Covers Conflicts of Interest
ICYMI: Trump's Tweets, Annotated
Coverage of State Government Ramps Up
Jazz Night Fact Check: La La Land's Jazz

February 9, 2017
Intelligence Squared Debate: Is Policing Racially Biased?
Awards Season Begins for KGOU
New Season Begins for Race Matters on KGOU
Lynne Rossetto Kasper Steps Back From The Splendid Table

January 26, 2017
Melissa Block Hits the Road to Explore #OurLand
Annual External Financial Audit Complete
Independent Review Concludes NPR Not At Fault In Deaths
1ASeeks Audience Input on Meaning of 1st Amendment

January 12, 2017
Coverage Plans for Inauguration Day Events
KGOU Partners with eCapitol for Legislative Coverage
Tom Hanks Guest-Hosts Wait, Wait... This Weekend
2017 Tiny Desk Contest Opens for Entries

December 21, 2016
Farewell to Local Morning News Host Brian Hardzinski
Introducing 1A, Signing On Jan. 2
NPR Music: Tiny Desk Contest Returns in January
Behind the Scenes of NPR Newscasts

December 8, 2016
Sunday Radio Matinee ~ 'College Choice: The Value of It All'
The (Calendar Year) End Is Coming...
NPR's Book Concierge Returns With Best of 2016
NPR Music: Vote For Best of 2016

November 22, 2016
'1A' To Replace The Diane Rehm Show
Send Congratulations to Diane Rehm for Long-running Show
Special Programming for Thanksgiving Day
Sunday Radio Matinee: 'Terrible, Thanks for Asking'

November 10, 2016
Dick Pryor Named KGOU General Manager
Morning Edition Says Farewell to Renee Montagne
Farewell to KGOU Reporter Kate Carlton Greer
KGOU's Jim Johnson Honored with Arts Award

October 27, 2016
Join StateImpact Oklahoma for Live Documentary: Field Guide to SQ 777
KGOU Fall Fund Drive Update: Goal Surpassed!
State Questions Explored in 'Oklahoma Engaged' Series
Recipes: Sweet Potatoes - Not Just for the Holidays

October 6, 2016
Oklahoma Engaged: News Reports Focus on Voter Participation
Presidential Debate Coverage Includes Live Fact Checking
KGOU Fall Fund Drive ~ New Gift to Say 'Thank You'
Here & Now Broadcasts Live From KGOU Studios

September 15, 2016
Coffee and Conversation with KGOU Staff Sept. 17
RSVP ~ Retirement Reception For Karen Holp Sept. 29
NPR Special Coverage: Presidential Debates
A Jazzy Interlude: This Is Cabaret Four-Part Series Airs

September 1, 2016
Retirement Reception For Karen Holp Sept. 29
Karen's Legacy: Capital Campaign for Transmitter
NPR News Special: The Making of Clinton and Trump
Recipes: Making The Most Of Summer Tomatoes

August 18, 2016
A Nation Engaged: NPR Collaborative Coverage
Coming Soon ~ Updates to KGOU Audio Stream
NPR Music Produces "Noteworthy" Video Series

August 7, 2016
Longtime KGOU General Manager to Retire
KGOU Celebrates National Radio Day
Intelligence Squared US Debates Presidential Powers

July 7, 2016
PBS and NPR Join Forces for Political Convention Coverage
Balcony Seats Still Available for Capitol Steps
Hidden Kitchens: War & Peace & Food
Travel Nightmares on Weekend Edition Saturday