UMD's Chancellor Dr. Lendley Black talks about why theater is the best training for his job now, learning lines after a twenty-year absence from acting, having students cover for him onstage and what being "mature and experienced" really means.
Listen to our session from January 27, 2015 with this Minneapolis synth-pop band that grew out of the duo of Jennie Lawless and Chris Williams. They played us a few tunes including "I Think I Can Live With It," "Without You or Me," and "Smoke" in preview of their show at the Red Herring Lounge in Duluth.
On January 17th, Spirit Mountain opened up their slopes to the trendy new sport known as "Fat Biking." The bikes feature wide-rimmed, extra-large tires that provide improved traction on snow, allowing bikes roll where previously they could not. Chris talks with Brandy Ream, Executive Director at Spirit Mountain about the new sport and how people are enjoying fat bikes on the trails, the slopes, and even as transportation on wintery city streets.