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The first urban public elementary school observatory resides at Hall STEM Academy in Minneapolis! The observatory launched in mid-November, and it’s brought plenty of excitement to the MPS community. Jazz88’s Manny Hill spoke with Hall STEM Coordinator, Joel Halvorson, about how the idea of the observatory came about, what it all contains, and the next...
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What’s happening in the month of November at Minneapolis Public Schools? Interim Superintendent Rochelle Cox shares all with Jazz88’s Manny Hill, including the launch of a unique observatory at Hall STEM Academy, what the district has planned for Election Day, National American Indian Involvement Week, and much more! More Posts for Shows: Jazz with Class,...
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Rochelle Cox took over as Interim Superintendent at Minneapolis Public Schools back in July, and spent most of this summer preparing for the 2022-23 school year. With the new year underway this week, there have been noticeable changes, along with some big plans ahead. Manny Hill discusses the busy first week, as well as the...
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https://kbem-od.streamguys1.com/kbem/20220726103753-TMSYNNNENJuly26_04521_072622.mp3   Margo Ashmore with the Northeaster Newspaper joins The Morning Show to highlight some Fringe Festival shows and volunteer opportunities! Plus, details on one artist who uses discarded rope and plastic to make new creations. More Posts for Show: The Morning Show
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https://kbem-od.streamguys1.com/kbem/20220726100454-TMSFLOWNAC_04511_072522.mp3   Kenna Cottman, curator for FLOW Northside Arts Crawl, joined The Morning Show with a preview of this weekend’s events, including where to find a live mural painting by artist Charles Caldwell and a BBQ rib cook-off. Plus, music, more food, and all types of performances, exhibits, and activities. FLOW kicks off in north...
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https://kbem-od.streamguys1.com/kbem/20220721113701-TMSACCEJuly20_04507_072022.mp3   We spoke with Minnesota Department of Natural Resource’s State Climatologist, Luigi Romolo, about heat warnings and the thresholds needed to issue those alerts. Plus, some safety reminders about taking care of yourself and others in hot weather. More Posts for Show: The Morning Show
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https://kbem-od.streamguys1.com/kbem/20220719101057-TMSYNNSJ_04521_071922.mp3   Noor Adwan, intern at the Sahan Journal, joined The Morning Show to discuss her article on the Urban Bird Collective, the nature gap that exists in BIPOC and LGBTQ+ communities, and why organizations looking to close this gap are important. Sahan Journal a web-based news organization covering Minnesota’s underrepresented communities, see today’s headlines...
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https://kbem-od.streamguys1.com/kbem/20220714095531-YNNMSR071222Edit.mp3 Minnesota Spokeman-Recorder’s Charles Hallman joined The Morning Show to discuss his articles on the naming of the Hiawatha Golf Course Clubhouse after groundbreaking Black golfer Solomon Hughes, Sr. and an update on competing plans for the course. Find more of Charles Hallman’s work here.   More Posts for Show: The Morning Show
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https://kbem-od.streamguys1.com/kbem/20220714105154-YNNNENJuly12.mp3 Margo Ashmore of the Northeaster Newspaper joins The Morning Show with details on how one metro area city plans to slow the spread of Emerald Ash Borers. More Posts for Show: The Morning Show
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Rochelle Cox took over as Interim Superintendent at Minneapolis Public Schools on July 1, and she is already hitting the ground running. She talks with Manny Hill about her previous work at MPS, shares her excitement about this opportunity, and what she has planned for the district for the 2022-23 school year. More Posts for...
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