Society’s reaction to natural disasters


Rebecca Solnit’s book “Civil Society, the Phoenix in the Ruins: Disaster, Carnival, Revolution, and Public Joy” Wed., Feb. 29, 2012, 7:30pm – 9:00pm  in The Commons, Spooner Hall.

KU’s annual reading of the “Vagina Monologues”


Tickets benefited the GaDuGi Safecenter, the Willow Domestic Violence Center and the V-Day fund for women in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Emotions run high for KU-MU game

Allen Fieldhouse

Tension is in the air as students camp out for what could be the University of Missouri’s last trip to Allen Fieldhouse. We spoke with campers as well as Chad Allen, great-grandson of the legendary Phog Allen.

The ‘real’ Border War

John Brown

While ‘Kansas vs. Missouri’ is just a sports rivalry for many people, the feud goes back to before the Civil War. Dr. Diane Mutti-Burke and Dr.  Tony R. Mullis tell us more.

KU music student wins national acclaim

Jason Charney performs "Compass" at an Apple Store in Chicago, Illinois.

Jason Charney, a music composition student at the University of Kansas, recently won the Allen Strange Award from the Society of Electro-acoustic Music in the United States  for his avant-garde work, “Compass.”

Love songs not just for V-Day

Say Anything Serenade

You might have been searching for the perfect song for V-Day, but love songs (and breakup songs) aren’t just for special occasions. 

Happy Greeting Card Day

Hallmark Cards

There’s no way around it: greeting cards are weird. Ad Astra Radio looks into why someone else’s messages are how we express our affection.

Your weekly music reviews


Music Director Zack Marsh reviews the hawtest tracks from KJHK’s new music rotation.

Ragbirds in-studio


The world-folk group stopped by KJHK last Monday.

Your weekly music reviews


Music Director Zack Marsh reviews the hawtest tracks from KJHK’s new music rotation.