In The Studio - 2021

Episodes of In The Studio from the year 2021.

Shows are produced by both staff and volunteers under the supervision of Davis Media Access staff.

In The Studio profiles various non-profits, individuals, and events in Yolo County.

In The Studio - Resilient Yolo

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The Resilient Yolo planning group is built around the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) study, with goals to build awareness about childhood trauma and create methods to improve the lives of at-risk youth. Susan Jones joins Autumn Labbe-Renault for a discussion about educating people in Yolo County, CA, about adverse childhood experience (ACEs), and an upcoming community summit focused on health equity, resilience from trauma, and improved community outcomes.

#resilientyolo #ACES #healthequity #resilience #communityoutcomes #communitymedia #DavsC #yolocounty

In The Studio - "Red Altar" History Unit

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The recent uptick in violence against people of Asian and Pacific Island (API) heritage, while of deep concern, is hardly new. A look at what grade-school children are taught--and not taught--about the history of racial intolerance for API groups is instructive. Retired teacher and racial justice activist Alexandra Lee-Jobe joins Autumn Labbe-Renault for a discussion about the need for Ethnic Studies in general, and the "Red Altar" project and curriculum in particular. #API #ethnicstudies #DEI #schools #communitymedia #DavisCA #yolocounty

In The Studio - Zombie Bike Parade '21

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Host Bryce Parker talked with Aaron Wedra, zombie bike committee chair about the 3rd annual Zombie Bike Parade on Halloween day. Topics discussed include the history and growth of the event, a preview of the entertainment and grand finale, what is new this year, the route, and how the event has adapted to keep everyone safe due to the pandemic.

Recorded 10/8/21

In The Studio - Yolo Conflict Resolution Center

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Host Jeff Shaw talks with  Kara Hunter, Executive Director of the Yolo Conflict Resolution Center. They discussed the services that are offered including restorative justice, conflict resolution and skills workshops, anger management, where referrals come from, how the pandemic has affected services and the successes they have seen through these programs.

Recorded 9/30/2021

In The Studio - Day of Duty

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Host Jeff Shaw talks with Kyle Parker who is the founder and CEO of ClipDart. He talked about his background, why he started ClipDart and the mission to help neighbors in need who want to look their best, and contribute to their mental wellness. Also discussed are services offered which include an app for on-demand mobile barbers, plus the upcoming event Day of Duty, which will  offer barbering, free food, clothing, school supplies, and support services.

Recorded 9/30/21

In The Studio - Strelitzia Celebrates 50 Years

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Autumn Labbe-Renault interviews Dean and Janice Labadie, owners of Strelitzia Flower Company in Davis, CA. Discussion charts their progression from one flower cart to several, a stint outside a dress shop in University Mall, a downtown shop and finally, since 2008, their location on Second Street, which supports 30 employees. What does it take to run a business for 50 years with its original owners? What's the impact of working directly with farmers?

In The Studio - Mothers Out front

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Autumn Labbe-Renault interviews Adelita Serena, a Climate Action Organizer for the Capitol Region of Mothers Out Front. Mothers Out Front is a national advocacy organization harnessing the power and passion of mothers (and others) as it works to ensure a livable climate for all children. Serena discusses how the organization focuses resources on injustice from racism, fossil fuels and climate change, and her work here in Yolo County.

Recorded 7/29/21

In The Studio - New Era for Raptor Center

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Autumn Labbe-Renault interviews California Raptor Center Director Michelle Hawkins, VMD, DABVP. Topics discussed include the history of the center and their 50th anniversary, the services they provide to the community through education, how birds come to the center and how they are rehabilitated, impacts of COVID and their current fiscal situation.

recorded 7/29/21

In The Studio - Exiting the Pandemic

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Autumn Labbe-Renault hosts Dr. Aimee Sisson, Yolo County Health Officer.

Topics discussed include: transitioning out of the pandemic, how tiers will disappear, Health Equity Quartile, status of vaccinations, what has changed in the public health landscape, and what has been learned to prepare for the future.

Recorded 05/25/21.

In The Studio - Blue Moon Literary & Art Review

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Alex Silva-Sadder hosts Scott Evans, local author and Editor of the Blue Moon Literary & Art Review.

topics discussed include: how Scott got started as a writer, his career as both a writer and educator, what was the impetus for creating the Blue Moon Literary & Art Review, thoughts on physical vs. digital distribution, the types of work he solicits, who contributes, and advice for young writers.

Recorded 03/11/21.