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A Conversation With Bill Nye the Science Guy | Part I

By WVUM News Staff | October 27th, 2012 | LEAVE A COMMENT

For most of Election 2012, climate change and other issues related to science haven’t come up as often as they should.  In fact, not too much at all.

The Counterpoint team recently got a chance to address this issue, and they did so in spectacular fashion.

The one and only Bill Nye The Science Guy called-in to WVUM to discuss climate change and the future of American space exploration, among other science-y things!

In this first segment: an in-depth look at climate change:

A Conversation With Bill Nye The Science Guy | Part II

By WVUM News Staff | October 27th, 2012 | LEAVE A COMMENT

For most of Election 2012, climate change and other issues related to science haven’t come up as often as they should.  In fact, not too much at all.

The Counterpoint team recently got a chance to address this issue, and they did so in spectacular fashion.

The one and only Bill Nye The Science Guy called-in to WVUM to discuss climate change and the future of American space exploration, among other science-y things!

In this second segment: The Science Guy shares his thoughts on the future of space exploration in the United States.

In the words of Bill Nye: “I’m cooky for Mars!”

WVUM News Special: Beau Biden Interview

By Hyan Freitas | News Director | October 8th, 2012 | LEAVE A COMMENT

Beau Biden, the eldest son of Vice President Joe Biden, Attorney General of the state of Delaware and Iraq War veteran, spoke to WVUM News via phone from Wisconsin in advance of his father’s upcoming, and only, debate with Congressman Paul Ryan.

He also reacted to the first presidential debate between President Barack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney and talked about a potential career for himself in presidential politics. Will he follow in his father’s footsteps?

WVUM News Special: Beau Biden by Wvumnews on Mixcloud

No Zebras: ‘Canes Against Sexual Assault

By Shelly Lynn | NFP | September 17th, 2012 | LEAVE A COMMENT

Stephanie and Katie recently joined ‘Not For Profit’ host Shelly to discuss the work they have been doing with No Zebras.

A herd of zebras will sit by and watch one of their own be attacked by a lion. Don’t be a zebra!

No Zebras is a student group that aims to address and reform the behaviors, ideas, and misconceptions, of the University of Miami student body regarding sexual assault.

Their mission is to raise awareness about the issue of sexual assault and to educate the University of Miami community about the resources available to survivors here on campus and in the Coral Gables Community.

Hear a brief testimonial from Katie taken from the interview here: