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Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
6:30 am
Thu December 18, 2014

How the local African International Foundation for Educational Excellence helps students in Kenya

Feeding students in Kenya
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Around Cincinnati
5:00 am
Fri December 12, 2014

Jon Brennan on writing for films, and now, for a Stephen King book

Jon Brennan is a local sound designer, composer and adjunct professor at NKU who talks with our Ron Esposito about writing for films and his recent gig, doing the audio mix for the trailer to Stephen King’s new novel.

The Christmas Truce
5:00 am
Fri December 5, 2014

The world premiere of "Soldier's Christmas" is coming to NKU's Corbett Theatre

Actors & Playwrights Initiative with New Edgecliff Theatre present the world premiere of Phil ParadisSoldier’s Christmas, a stage production of the WWI night known as The Christmas Truce when enemy soldiers laid down their weapons and celebrated the holiday together. The show’s director, Bob Allen, previews this production, happening at NKU’s Corbett Theatre, with our Jim Stump.

Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
6:30 am
Tue December 2, 2014

The world premiere of "Soldier's Christmas" is coming to NKU's Corbett Theatre

  Christmas, 1914 on the Western Front during World War I. Soldiers on both sides, barley surviving in amazingly harsh conditions, up to their knees in mud and water, enduring the disease and slaughter that was trench warfare. But spontaneously, in several places along the front lines, soldiers on both sides begin singing Christmas songs, then cautiously climb out of their trenches to meet in no-man'’s land, to exchange good wishes, cigarettes and other small gifts, declaring an unofficial break from the horrors of battle.

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Education
12:18 pm
Sat November 1, 2014

1840s schoolhouse gets 21st Century makeover

This old schoolhouse is getting a high-tech facelift.
Tana Weingartner WVXU

A little known building on Northern Kentucky University's campus is getting a major upgrade... but most people barely know the building exists at all.

Sitting atop a hill across from the school library, next to the honor's building, is a small log cabin. When you talk to students, however, almost no one know what the cabin is or where it came from.

Brian Hackett knows the building's secrets. He's the director of NKU's Public History Program.

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