Happy St. Patrick’s Day


Green beer isn’t the only way to celebrate the holiday. 

Ms. What’s-Her-Name?


Ad Astra’s Sara Sneath spoke with two experts on how to remember those pesky names, and why it’s important in the first place.

New fraternity chapter at KU


A group of students have officially started a chapter of Sigma Pi here at KU. Here’s an interview with Sigma Pi founding father, freshman, Smith Donelon. 

Ad Astra talks with Dr. Shawn Alexander


Assistant Prof of African and African American Studies and the interim director of the Langston Hughes Centerat KU talks about the importance of Black History Month in today’s  modern society. 

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.

Political engagement


The Millennial generation is active in our communities, but not involved in politics. 

Angela Davis speaks about feminism and activism


As Heard From The Hill’s Tom Moran attended Angela Davis’ speech Feb. 7th.

Rock chalk chant


Alumni fight back to keep an old KU tradition alive.

KU professor rewraps a 450-year-old mummy

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Bart Dean, associate professor of anthropology, traveled with two graduate students to Universidad Nacional de San Martin in Tarapoto, Peru, last semester.

State of University 2012


 KU Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little stopped by the station Monday for a quick tour of KJHK and an interview about the address.