Streams

 

Transformation

On Being

Tami Simon — Inner Life at Work: Business, Meditation, and Technology

Thursday, May 30, 2013

Comment

On Being

[Unedited Tami Simon with Krista Tippett

Thursday, May 30, 2013

Comment

Radio Rookies

Getting the Bearings

Saturday, May 04, 2013

WNYC

Over a decade ago, I was a Radio Rookie myself. A lot has happened since then -- high school, college, and various jobs -- but I recently found myself drawn back to radio as an intern. Throughout the last few months, I have had the opportunity to help lead the Short Wave multimedia workshop, an after school program held in two high schools in lower Manhattan.

Read More

Comment

On Being

Thupten Jinpa — Translating the Dalai Lama [remix]

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Thupten Jinpa, a Buddhist scholar and former monk, is the Dalai Lama's chief English translator. He shares the intricacies of Tibetan Buddhism that can't be conveyed in public teachings, and what happens when this ancient tradition meets modern science

Comment

On Being

[Unedited] Thupten Jinpa with Krista Tippett

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Thupten Jinpa, a Buddhist scholar and former monk, is the Dalai Lama's chief English translator. He shares the intricacies of Tibetan Buddhism that can't be conveyed in public teachings, and what happens when this ancient tradition meets modern science

Comment

Schoolbook

Matthew Willoughby: Using ‘Design Thinking’ to Ensure College Readiness

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Matthew Willoughby, who leads the Urban Assembly School of Design and Construction, explains how he gets his students ready for college with creative projects and field trips in addition to traditional academics.

Read More

Comment

WNYC News

City and Teachers Still Negotiating School Turnarounds

Monday, April 18, 2011

The city said it's running out of time to strike a deal with the teachers union on a plan to improve failing schools.

Comment

The Takeaway

Do Electric Cars Spell Cash Or Calamity for Utility Companies?

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

New "current cruisers," the first mass-marketed plug-in electric cars, will hit the market next month. For utility companies, their arrival is cause for both excitement and anxiety. Plugged into a socket, the Nissan Leafs and Chevrolet Volts can draw as much energy from the grid as a small house. Will the early adopters – and their neighborhoods – wind up in the dark?

Comments [4]

WNYC News

Dollar Vans Find Former MTA Routes Full of Potholes

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

The city's experiment to get commuter vans to provide service along former bus routes is off to a rough start.

 

Comments [1]

Selected Shorts

Deepening Insight

Sunday, July 18, 2010

Transformation and personal revelation unite this program’s two rather different stories, in which the main characters undergo profound and life-changing experiences.

Comment