‘Public Affairs’ Archives
KCSB DJ Mark will be spinning at The Mercury Lounge, September 30th at 8pm as part of the Plastic Fantastic Showcase. This showcase will feature an evening of toy photography and feature photography from many artists.
Peter Bouckaert is the Emergencies director for Human Rights Watch and was interviewed from Southern Lebanon today. He is continuing to document conditions there in the aftermath of war and discusses the impact on villages, the use of cluster bombs and war crimes committed by Israel and Hezbollah. Bouckaert is a University of California at [...]
Reporter Harry Lawton interviewed the Chair of the Law and Society Department of UCSB, Professor Lisa Hajjar, regarding legalities on impeaching President Bush. Professor Hajjar provides insight on what she believes is justification behind impeaching the Bush Administration.
News Director Cathy Murillo covers the News-Press employees' press conference on September 5th, 2006. Speakers include: Lou Cannon, Sander Vanocur, Harriett Phillips, Rev. Teena Grant, Rev.Mark Collier, Ira Gottlieb, Marty Keegan, Jonny Wallis.
You could design the 2006/07 KCSB t-shirt! The winner will have his or her artwork featured on the new KCSB t-shirt, and in addition, will receive a $100 cash prize. Turn in your original, camera-ready artwork (does not have to be computer generated) by Friday, October 6th. KCSB 91.9FM and www.kcsb.org should be prominent in the design. You can [...]
Roger Nabor, Producter of the Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise 9/4 from 1pm-4pm Bluesland Listen to an upcoming interview on KSCB 91.9 Monday at 2pm with Producer Roger Nabor about The West Coast Legendary Rhythm and Blues Cruise October 3 to October 7. Blues artists include Taj Mahal, Ike Turner, Irma Thomas, Zac Harman, and more! Also on [...]
The Isla Vista Tenants Union is aiming to help fifty families who have been served eviction notices at the Cedarwood Apartments in Isla Vista. Associate Director of News and Public Affairs Hassan Naveed went to the apartment complex to interview tenants on their reaction to the eviction notices. Tenants expressed their concern in regards to the [...]
Randy Jones, Dave Brubeck's Drummer 8/23 at 2:30-3:30 PM Jazz Straight Ahead Jazz Straight Ahead will be airing an interview with Randy Jones, Dave Brubeck's drummer, next Wed, 8/23 at 2:30. Brubeck is one of the most famous jazz stars alive today and will be appearing at the Lobero Theater that evening at 8:00.
Terry Hunter from Eugene, Oregon made a pit stop at UCSB during his spiritual journey across the nation. The purpose of his journey is to raise awareness of victims of Hurricane Katrina. Hunter explains the inspiration of his excursion and what exactly keeps him going especially on a long journey. Reporter Cathy Murrillo interviews Hunter.
Associate News Director, Hassan Naveed, attended a Town Hall Meeting concerning the current News-Press situation. The meeting was aired on KCSB on Friday, July 28th. Former Executive Editor Jerry Roberts and writer Melissa Burns both spoke at the event stressing their concerns of the violation of journalism ethics of the News-Press.