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Wellness Wake Up Call
Healthy living tips for the Quad Cities and beyond from University of Illinois Extension educator Kristin Bogdonas
The Gallery Gap
WVIK has partnered with the Figge Art Museum and Augustana College's Teaching Museum of Art to produce a new podcast focusing on underrepresented populations in art galleries across the world, and in our community. Melissa Mohr, director of Education at the Figge, and Claire Kovacs, director of the Augustana Teaching Museum of Art, host the Gallery Gap.
The Great Quad Cities Listen
The Great Quad Cities Listen is an attempt to collect and share all of our many diverse stories. By sharing our stories with one another, we hope to not only gain in civic pride, but more than this build connections and create a more compassionate Quad Cities.
Carolyn Martin interviews artists from all different genres and all over the Quad Cities about their work.
Dr. Christopher Whitt hosts "Margins," a WVIK podcast featuring conversations with change agents from around the Quad Cities area, as well as across the country.
Stories on WVIK
All your favorite content from WVIK and NPR national
On weekday and Sunday afternoons Mindy Heusel offers her highly enjoyable musical Perspective. Mindy likes to broaden her repertoire selections to include music by late 20th-century and 21st-century composers, music from movie soundtracks, and world and folk music. Mindy enjoys creatively integrating music by cross-over artists into WVIK's mostly classical format. Her provocative approach to music programming provides compelling evidence that classical music remains relevant and dynamic and that it continues to resonate with today's audiences.
Written by local writers, set in local natural places, and featuring local actors, the RiverPlays are tiny soundscapes of Quad Cities parks and wild places that audiences can listen to in the very parks and wild places in which the plays are set.
WVIK News Director Herb Trix discusses the major stories of the day with the reporters who covered them.
Essays covering a broad range of river-related topics, including environmental concerns, conservation efforts, history and recreation. RiverWayStories is a collaboration between River Action and WVIK.
Radish on the Radio
Radish on the Radio focuses on individuals in our region at work in local foods, environmental stewardship, and building healthy and resilient communities.
Hosts Don Wooten and Roald Tweet muse about writing, poetry and the craft.
Mindy Heusel converses with Augustana Music Professor and Composer Jacob Bancks