Senior Producer, Think Out Loud
Allison Frost is the senior producer and occasional host of Think Out Loud on OPB Radio. She's worn a variety of hats at OPB, including announcer, web producer, host, managing editor and senior producer. Before OPB, she led a local community radio station in Fresno, tutored English and sold books. She holds a B.A. in Speech Communication from California State University-Fresno and a Master of Science degree in Journalism and Communication from the University of Oregon. She likes to play with and blog about her two young children in and around Portland's Buckman neighborhood where she and her husband make their home.
George Papagiannis, head of external relations for UNESCO, talked to us about the destruction of antiquities in the middle east and described about a relatively new journalistic approach to conflicts.
A bill in the Oregon legislature would require school districts and the state Department of Education to report confirmed acts of harassment, intimidation or bullying, including cyberbullying.
Jim Furnish tells his personal story of nearly four decades with the US Forest Service in his new book, Toward a Natural Forest.
OPB Salem correspondent Chris Lehman joins us to fill us in on this week's activities in the capitol.
The three-part PBS film "The Emperor of All Maladies" includes discussion of the cancer breakthrough drug Gleevec, developed by OHSU's Brian Druker.
TUESDAY: The new Cowlitz mega-casino is expect to have a big impact on Oregon gaming revenue.
Lawmakers in Salem are considering a package of bills aimed at curbing sex trafficking of women and girls in the state.
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In this second installment of our new series "Represented," we'll examine bills to curb child sex trafficking in the state. We're in the The Dalles, the home of the bills' sponsor, Republican representative John Huffman.
THURSDAY: Richland-based reporter Anna King tells us about her new collaborative series profiling women connected with the history of the Hanford nuclear reservation in southeast Washington.