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Discussion: Growing Iowa's Art Scene - The Business of Culture (#217)

posted on February 25, 2009 at 9:19 AM

Discussion: Growing Iowa's Art Scene - The Business of Culture (#217)
The Iowa Journal will examine the role cultural enrichment plays in creating vital communities that attract and retain citizens. 12:00 Read More »

Growing Iowa's Art Scene: The Business of Culture (Full Program) (#217)

posted on February 20, 2009 at 8:51 AM

Growing Iowa's Art Scene: The Business of Culture (Full Program) (#217)
Full Program: The Iowa Journal examines the role cultural enrichment plays in creating vital communities that attract and retain citizens. 27:47 Read More »

Toledo Training School for Girls (#151)

posted on April 17, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Toledo Training School for Girls (#151)
How do we keep Iowa juvenile delinquents from becoming adult criminals. The treatment of Iowa's youth might surprise you. Watch The Iowa Journal. 03:35 Read More »

Discussion: Juvenile Justice (#151)

posted on April 17, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Discussion: Juvenile Justice (#151)
How big a problem is juvenile justice in Iowa? What treatments work? And what could make things work better? Iowa Journal explores. 11:20 Read More »

Muscatine Community College: Educating the Future (#135)

posted on March 17, 2008 at 2:42 PM

Muscatine Community College: Educating the Future  (#135)
Iowa community college officials claim nearly 90 percent of their graduates stay in the state. The schools help expand local economies and help elevate the fortunes of their graduates. We visit Muscatine Community College to see their setup and... 05:11 Read More »

Discussion: The Role of Community Colleges in Iowa (#135)

posted on March 17, 2008 at 10:15 AM

Rob Denson, President of Des Moines Area Community College, talks about how community colleges respond to the workforce needs of area businesses and students looking to begin their post-secondary education. Bob Mundt, President of the Council... Read More »

Out and About Iowa: Sioux City Art Center (#142)

posted on February 28, 2008 at 11:16 AM

Out and About Iowa: Sioux City Art Center (#142)
Iowa Journal visits the Sioux City Art Center. 04:37 Read More »

Jason Walsmith of The Nadas and Shawn Crahan of Slipknot Discuss Iowa's Music Industry (#140)

posted on February 22, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Jason Walsmith of The Nadas and Shawn Crahan of Slipknot Discuss Iowa's Music Industry (#140)
Thoughts on Iowa's music industry from musicians Shawn Crahan of Slipknot and Dirty Little Rabbits, and Jason Walsmith of The Nadas. Read More »

Daytrotter.com: New Technology in Iowa's Music Industry (#140)

posted on February 21, 2008 at 10:23 AM

Daytrotter.com: New Technology in Iowa's Music Industry (#140)
Is new technology creating fertile musical ground or making it easier for people to rip-off revenue? 05:00 Read More »

Out and About: The African American Historical Museum in Cedar Rapids, Iowa (#138)

posted on February 15, 2008 at 5:19 PM

Out and About: The African American Historical Museum in Cedar Rapids, Iowa  (#138)
The state of Iowa is not known for its diversity. In fact its population contains few minorities. Yet, Iowa minorities have made great contributions to the state. A case in point is the historic presence of African-Americans in Iowa. 04:55 Read More »

News Analysis: February 14, 2008 (#138)

posted on February 15, 2008 at 4:57 PM

News analyst Kay Henderson, news director of Radio Iowa, talks about the proposed bill to ban smoking in public places, the bottle bill, and the superdelegate system. Read More »

Author-Columnist Leonard Pitts Discusses Politics and Civil Rights (#137)

posted on February 12, 2008 at 9:56 AM

Author-Columnist Leonard Pitts Discusses Politics and Civil Rights (#137)
Pulitzer winning Miami Heard columnist Leonard Pitt Jr. addresses a number of topics ranging from the Obama surge to life in the U.S. since 9-11. Read More »

Out and About: The East Village in Des Moines, Iowa (#134)

posted on February 1, 2008 at 4:00 PM

Out and About: The East Village in Des Moines, Iowa (#134)
In the last decade, what is called the Historic East Village, in the shadow of state’s capitol, has been experiencing a renascence – looking to attract more people to live, work and play in the neighborhood. Dan Kaercher, our Out and About... 04:41 Read More »

African Americans in Iowa's Prisons (#131)

posted on January 22, 2008 at 11:42 AM

African Americans in Iowa's Prisons (#131)
Brad Richardson, Director of the DMC Resource Center in Iowa City, and David Goodson, with the Family & Children Council in Waterloo, discuss the causes and potential solutions for the disproportionate number of African Americans in Iowa's prisons. Read More »

Disproportionate Minorities in Iowa Prisons (#131)

posted on January 19, 2008 at 12:22 PM

Disproportionate Minorities in Iowa Prisons (#131)
If you commit a crime in Iowa, and you’re African American, your chance of going to jail is 14 times greater than if you are Caucasian. It's been a problem for decades, and Iowa Governor Chet Culver is determined to make inroads in alleviating the... 04:00 Read More »
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