Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
WOSU News Archives For: October 10, 2005
So you’ve saved and dreamed and now you’re ready to build your home. Find an architect, locate a builder, and you’re on your way – right? Not exactly… not here in central Ohio… not if you’re looking for a home designed to meet the needs of the disabled or people with with limited mobility. WOSU’s Christina Morgan prepared this report on the experience of one central Ohio woman…
Columbus’ soup kitchens are getting crowded. More individuals and families are showing up for emergency food supplies and a daily meal. A survey by the Mid-Ohio food bank shows more than a quarter-million meals are served monthly in area soup kitchens and the time of greatest demand…during the colder months….is just beginning. WOSU’s Tom Borgerding reports.
This Columbus Day, WOSU honors John Deshler by publishing his letter – 90-years-old – which was unearthed in 1969.
The advent of 24-hour cable news, the internet and now video and audio on demand is changing how people get their news. The phenomenon called “convergence” is also changing the way journalists work. But it’s also changing the way journalists are trained; Journalism educators are having to alter their lesson plans.