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Poetry Out Loud

Poetry Out Loud

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Poetry Out Loud is a national recitation contest for high-school students who must memorize and perform classical poetry on stage in front of an audience of judges. Six students reached the final round during the statewide competition, which was held in Columbus at Ohio Dominican University in March.

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“Shop Talk with Old Familiar Barbershop”

“Shop Talk with Old Familiar Barbershop”

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

CCAD student Richard Smith recently produced a short film featuring a barbershop in the Olde Towne East neighborhood of Columbus. These modern-day barbers might transform whatever conceptions you might have of the traditional barbershop.

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My Very Own Blanket

My Very Own Blanket

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Located in Westerville, My Very Own Blanket is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping children in foster care throughout Ohio. Volunteers construct and deliver hand-made blankets (made from donated and scrap materials) to children in the foster-care system.

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Hidden Talent: Amy Leibrand

Hidden Talent: Amy Leibrand

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Grandview artist Amy Leibrand* is an environmental researcher for a global research and development non-profit organization where she studies climate-change impacts and renewable-energy technologies.

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Hidden Talent: Marty Leedy

Hidden Talent: Marty Leedy

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Marty Leedy is an environmental officer with a major utility company in Columbus.

But when he’s not dealing with complicated regulations every day on the job, he is fronting his own bluegrass band.

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Hidden Talent: Neil Clark

Hidden Talent: Neil Clark

| November 20, 2013 | 1 Comment

Neil Clark is a founding member of Grant Street Consultants and probably best known in Ohio’s political circles as a veteran lobbyist for the movers and shakers in the Republican Party. He has played a key role in the GOP domination of the Ohio Statehouse since the early 1980s when he was a Senate staffer.

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Hidden Talent: Mormon Tabernacle Choir

Hidden Talent: Mormon Tabernacle Choir

| October 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Classical 101 host Boyce Lancaster kicks off a recurring segment called “Hidden Talent” whereby folks reveal what activities they do in their off hours that enriches their creative life.

This week, Boyce stops by a practice of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir inside Nationwide Arena and joins in on the action!

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