WUKY In Depth

WUKY In Depth
2:44 am
Fri October 10, 2008

UK To Host Another Back To School For Adults Workshop

Lexington, KY – In this edition of "Focus On UK" Alan Lytle chats with Jerry Price about the upcoming workshop designed to encourage adults who either have never pursued a degree, or ones who left school early, to come back to college.

WUKY In Depth
2:33 am
Fri October 10, 2008

A Candid Conversation With NPR's Ombudsman

Lexington, KY – During a recent visit to Lexington, Alicia Shepard dropped by the WUKY studios to chat with Alan Lytle about her role as NPR's "ethical watchdog"

WUKY In Depth
11:43 am
Thu October 9, 2008

Happy Chandler And Jackie Robinson Recalled

Lexington, KY – Doug Boyd at the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History at the University of Kentucky on the role A.B. Happy Chandler played in helping break the "color barrier" in Major League Baseball.

WUKY In Depth
11:27 am
Thu October 9, 2008

Oral Histories Project Chronicles Life And Times Of "Mr Wildcat"

Lexington, KY – A conversation with Doug Boyd, with the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History At The University of Kentucky. Today, we feature a project involving the late Bill Keightley who died in the spring of 2007.

WUKY In Depth
2:01 am
Thu October 9, 2008

Negative Campaigns Nothing New In KY

Lexington, KY – Doug Boyd with the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, and Tracy Campbell of the Wendell H. Ford Public Policy Research Center recall one of the nastiest political races in Kentucky history.

WUKY In Depth
1:48 am
Thu October 9, 2008

VP Picks In the Spotlight

Lexington, KY – With audio courtesy of the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History at the University of Kentucky, hear how one influential Kentucky politician contemplated accepting an offer of becoming Harry Truman's running mate.

WUKY In Depth
1:43 am
Thu October 9, 2008

Remembering The Original "Veep"

Lexington, KY – Hear Doug Boyd with the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History at the University of Kentucky relate the little known tale of how the office of the vice president became "the veep".

WUKY In Depth
1:38 am
Thu October 9, 2008

Recalling The Early Days Of KY's Frontier Nursing Service

Lexington, KY – Doug Boyd with the Louie B. Nunn Center For Oral History at The University of Kentucky chats with Alan Lytle about an important healthcare initiative that's still going strong in Kentucky.

WUKY In Depth
1:32 am
Thu October 9, 2008

Kentucky Senator John Sherman Cooper Remembered

Lexington, KY – Doug Boyd from the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History shares an interesting clip of former First Lady Jackie Kennedy and her friendship with the influential Senator.

WUKY In Depth
1:26 am
Thu October 9, 2008

Kentucky WW2 Vet Recalls D-Day

Lexington, KY – Hear a powerful, first-hand account of the Normandy Invasion by Kentuckian Jess Beasley. Special thanks to Doug Boyd, with the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History at the University of Kentucky.

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