Kristin Trent hosts PhD Candidate, Jacob Johnson, who shares his research exploring the behavioral responses of animals amidst climate crisis. He discusses his field work with the Dark-eyed Junco, their response to the growing number of wildfires in California, and ways individuals can get involved with conservation.
Davis International House presents 2022 International Festival Davis, 10:30am-6:00pm on October 2, 2022 in Central Park Davis. This brief video collage, produced by Davis Media Access, encapsulates the 2022 festival.
Host Tim Gaffaney talks with Emily Masuda who is the Director of Stories On Stage Davis. They discussed how it got started and the original vision of the creator, as well as describing a typical event. They talked about the differences between having an actor read the story verses the author reading their own work, their collaboration with other arts organizations, and working with Davis Senior High School with a writing contest.
September is Suicide Prevention Month. Dr. Scott Anderson discusses this topic with Solano County Behavioral Medical Director Dr. Brent Pottenger, MD, MHA and County Suicide Response Clinician/Coordinator Lori Espinosa.
Tim Gaffaney hosts Jord Nelson who is the president and executive director of Third Space. They discussed the concept of Third Space for the arts, how it has served the community in the past and reforming that approach. They explored why Davis is in need of an arts focused space, how arts contribute an important cultural history, art as a purpose, the expense of creating, and they talked about the future for Third Space which is seeking a permanent home.