What's New? http://publicradiotulsa.org en Labor Day Celebration on Big Band Saturday Night http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/labor-day-celebration-big-band-saturday-night <p class="p1">Join me this weekend on Big Band Saturday Night as we celebrate Labor Day! The great tunes and the wonderful memories plus your requests. It all starts at 8 PM on 89.5!</p> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 22:18:56 +0000 Alan Lambert 65801 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Labor Day Celebration on Big Band Saturday Night BusinessWorld Book Show Podcast (8/30/14) http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/businessworld-book-show-podcast-83014 <p>This week on BusinessWorld, the guys have been reading all summer long and have a bunch off books to share with listeners.</p><p></p> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:02:00 +0000 Bill Nole 65764 at http://publicradiotulsa.org BusinessWorld Book Show Podcast (8/30/14) The Dog Days of Summer on BusinessWorld http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/dog-days-summer-businessworld <p class="p1">This week on BusinessWorld, here in the dog days of August, summer seems to be sliding away at this stage. Warren Buffett’s company crosses a milestone and we’ll look at why perceptions may lag reality as far as the economy goes. And our first holiday shopping story of the season.</p> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:28:48 +0000 Bill Nole 65312 at http://publicradiotulsa.org The Dog Days of Summer on BusinessWorld Stations Broadcasting at Low Power to Complete Antenna Repair http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/stations-broadcasting-low-power-complete-antenna-repair <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><strong style="font-size: 15.454545021057129px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">Listen online with the "Listen Live" box at the top of this page, the play buttons in our "Now Playing" guide to the right, or with NPR's&nbsp;<a href="http://www.npr.org/services/mobile/iphone.php" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 7 Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:29:48 +0000 Frank Christel 65251 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Stations Broadcasting at Low Power to Complete Antenna Repair 2014 Oklahoma Summer Policy Institute http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/2014-oklahoma-summer-policy-institute <p>This year’s <a href="http://okpolicy.org/events/summer-policy-institute">Summer Policy Institute</a> was held August 3-6, 2014 at The University of Tulsa. The event brings together more than 50 highly-qualified undergraduate and graduate students for a four-day learning experience. The Institute is hosted by the staff of OK Policy, a Tulsa-based think-tank guided by core commitments to the fair and adequate funding of public services and the expansion of economic prosperity for all Oklahomans.</p><p><strong>Panel Discussion: Oklahoma’s Fiscal Challenges </strong></p> Tue, 05 Aug 2014 13:49:52 +0000 Frank Christel 64343 at http://publicradiotulsa.org 2014 Oklahoma Summer Policy Institute Fourth of July Weekend Specials on Public Radio Tulsa http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/fourth-july-weekend-specials-public-radio-tulsa <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>The Right to Vote</em></strong><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>Thursday, July 3 at noon • Public Radio 89.5</em></span><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Our documentary of the week looks at historical battles over who can and cannot vote, and on the new battles over voter ID.</span></p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 20:06:25 +0000 Frank Christel 62483 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Fourth of July Weekend Specials on Public Radio Tulsa A Look At The Women Who Once Made America Stylish http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/look-women-who-once-made-america-stylish There once were women called the &#8220;Dress Doctors,&#8221; the product of a federal act in 1914 that funded vocational programming and a boom in home economics. They helped shape style and fashion in the U.S.<p>Nowadays, these women might be chemists or researchers, but they put their energies into helping women run their homes and dress with a sense of style.<p><strong>Linda Przybyszewski</strong> misses them. Fri, 30 May 2014 18:59:24 +0000 editor 60572 at http://publicradiotulsa.org A Look At The Women Who Once Made America Stylish How D.C.'s Height Limit Has Shaped The Capital http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/how-dcs-height-limit-has-shaped-capital One of Washington, D.C.&#8217;s signatures is its low buildings and wide, sunny streets. It&#8217;s one of the things many residents love about the city, and that often strikes first-time visitors.<p>There&#8217;s a popular conception about why the buildings are so low: that a law says they either can&#8217;t be taller than the Capitol or the Washington Monument.<p>But that&#8217;s a myth. Fri, 30 May 2014 18:59:01 +0000 editor 60571 at http://publicradiotulsa.org How D.C.'s Height Limit Has Shaped The Capital Ranking The College Rankings http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/ranking-college-rankings There are a lot of factors a student has to consider when choosing a college, such as cost, location, reputation, and curriculum.<p>With so many variables, students &#8212; and parents &#8212; often turn to the U.S. News & World Report and the Princeton Review for guidance. Fri, 30 May 2014 18:58:50 +0000 editor 60570 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Ranking The College Rankings Is It Time To Scrap The Resume And Cover Letter? http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/it-time-scrap-resume-and-cover-letter &#8220;It’s time for the résumé and the cover letter to die,&#8221; writes New York Magazine&#8217;s <strong>Jesse Singal</strong>. He tells <a href="http://hereandnow.wbur.org/"><em>Here & Now&#8217;</em></a>s Jeremy Hobson that the current cover letter and résumé packet is discriminatory and time wasting, and that companies should adopt alternative techniques when screening job candidates.<p><ul> <li><a href="http://nymag.com/scienceofus/2014/05/kill-the-cover-letter-and-rsum.html" target="_blank">Read Jesse Singal&#8217;s piece &#8220;Kill the Cover Letter and Résumé&#8221;</a></li> </ul><p Fri, 30 May 2014 18:58:41 +0000 editor 60569 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Is It Time To Scrap The Resume And Cover Letter?