Tompkins Time Traders: Another Way to Do Business

by WRFI News Staff on May 23, 2016

WRFI’s Lori Sonken talks with Leslie Strebel about Tompkins Time Traders. This interview aired on May 23, 2016

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What’s Happening with the We are Seneca Lake Campaign

by WRFI News Staff on May 20, 2016

WRFI’s Lori Sonken talks with Jan Quarles and Michael Dineen about new developments with the We are Seneca Lake campaign. This interview aired on May 20, 2016

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Allison Chatrchyan talks about Cornell Exhibit: Climate Smart Farming-May 17, 2016

May 17, 2016

Esther Racoosin speaks with Dr. Allison Chatrchyan of the Cornell Institute for Climate Change and Agriculture.  The Institute currently has an exhibit in the Gallery of Mann Library at Cornell, called “Climate Smart Farming: Farmers in their own Words”.  Listeners can link to the exhibit here: http://mannlib.cornell.edu/rooms-labs/gallery/new This interview originally aired on the May 17th, […]

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Karen Joy Fowler, author and visiting professor at Cornell University- May 10, 2016

May 10, 2016

Esther Racoosin spoke with Karen Joy Fowler, author of the novel We Are Completely Beside Ourselves, the 2014 PEN/Faulkner award winner in fiction writing.  She talks about her experience teaching narrative writing to undergraduates at Cornell, the importance of storytelling and the value of the element of surprise in fiction. This interview originally aired on […]

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Dr. Teresa Jordan, Exploring potential for geothermal energy in NY-May 3rd, 2016

May 3, 2016

Esther Racoosin speaks with Dr. Teresa Jordan of the Cornell University Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences about her studies exploring whether geothermal energy can be sourced from sedimentary rock layers in New York and nearby states.  They also discuss the regions within New York state that would be most favorable for sourcing geothermal energy.  […]

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Godfrey Simmons directs Eugene O’Neill play

May 3, 2016

Charles Dunaway interviews Godfrey Simmons, Artistic Director of Ithaca’s Civic Ensemble.  Godfrey is directing the upcoming production of Eugene O’Neill’s All God’s Chillun Got Wings at the Kiplinger Theatre in the Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts at Cornell. For more about Godfrey and the play, listen to the PMA Podcast Interview by Matt Morgan.  

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Ithaca College’s production of “Arcadia” by Tom Stoppard-April 26th, 2016

April 26, 2016

Esther Racoosin speaks with Lea Sevola, an Ithaca College student performing in the Theatre Arts Department’s production of “Arcadia”.  She talks about the plot of the play, and her role as Chloe Coverly. This interview originally aired on the April 26th, 2016 edition of WRFI Community Radio News.

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Paul Vanouse, Director of Coalesce Center for Biological Art-April 25th, 2016

April 25, 2016

Esther Racoosin talks with Professor Paul Vanouse of the University of Buffalo’s Coalesce Center for Biological Art.  They discussed Professor Vanouse’ artwork, which uses biological and genetic techniques to explore questions about bioethics, as well as the purpose of the new center for biological art. This interview originally aired on the April 25th, 2016 edition […]

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