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(podcasting from the studios in the OTL Bunker, somewhere in Chicago)

(broadcasting on the “RadioSurferz” radio station WLUW-FM (88.7) Chicago)

Mike Stephen talks to a researcher about Chicago’s crime stats, discusses journalism education in high schools, and chats with the creator of the CouchSurferz comedy web series.

 

Brian KeeganPost doctoral student at Northeastern University

Recently Brian wrote a blog post called Crime, Time, and Weather in Chicago looking at the current trends of local crime stats.

 

 

Jason BlockTeacher at Prospect H.S. and board member of the Northern Illinois Scholastic Press Association (NISPA)

Last week OTL host Mike Stephen spoke at the NISPA Conference.  This week we learn about the great things the organization does to teach journalism in schools.

 

 

OTL host Mike Stephen’s talk at the NISPA Conference last week.

 

Jack FarrellWriter & Creator of the CouchSurferz web series

We get the skinny on this weekly comedy web series that is released every Thursday at Second City’s DeMaat Theater.

 

 

 

 

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