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KUAF Community Spotlight Series
Weekdays at 6:30 and 8:30 a.m.

A series of locally produced segments highlighting a variety of non-profit organizations and topics. Past featured organizations and topics have included: The Peace at Home Family Shelter, The Poetry Minute, The Extension's Water Connections, The Archeology Minute and The Disability Minute,.

Latest Episodes
  • Pete speaks with Charlotte Buchanan about the Museum of Native American History dinner events featuring Native American chefs.
  • Pete speaks with Christina Williams about Circles NWA Make a Plan to Vote event.
  • Pete speaks with Joey Jackson about renovations in the Salvation Army operations and programs.
  • After two years of suspending activities, Out In Eureka is bringing Diversity Weekends back to the Ozarks. Pete speaks with Jay Wilks, Director of Out in Eureka, about the events and entertainment taking place in April.
  • For two years, the Smokehouse Players have suspended performances in the Chillin' Room at the Ozark Mountain Smokehouse. But in April the performances will begin again with "Love Letters". Pete speaks with Terry Vaughn and Tim Gilster, co-founders of the Smokehouse Players.
  • FoodCorps Arkansas, working to connect children with healthy food in schools, is looking to place 11 new service members in area schools to help with its mission. Pete speaks with Associate Director Destiny Shlinker.
  • Pete speaks with Michelle Rathgaber and Marilyn Knapp about the events taking place this month with the Arkansas Archeology Survey and Society.
  • Pete speaks with Jessica Ferguson, a GED instructor with Fayetteville Adult Education. After years of the pandemic, class sizes have dwindled at F.A.E. and they're looking to get the word out on their offerings.
  • The National Science Foundation has provided a nationwide Noyce Scholarship to try to boost the numbers of science teachers in high-needs schools. Pete speaks with Stephen Burgin with the University of Arkansas Department of Curriculum and Instruction.
  • The University of Arkansas Press has released its spring lineup of titles. Pete speaks with Charlie Sheilds, Marketing Director with the UA Press, about some of her favorites.