Radio

Social Media Is Changing Advertising

OPB | Jan. 30, 2015

FRIDAY: Super Bowl commercials are an American tradition but has the digital age rendered them old-fashioned?

Editors Defend Their Election Endorsements

OPB | Oct. 29, 2014

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with three regional newspapers about their ballot measure and candidate endorsements and the reasoning behind them.

U.S. Supreme Court's 2014 Fall Term Begins

OPB | Oct. 06, 2014

MONDAY: We'll talk with U.S. Supreme Court watcher Lisa McElroy about the start of the new term this week.

A Conversation With NPR's New President And CEO

OPB | Sept. 09, 2014

TUESDAY: Jarl Mohn took on the job of president and CEO of NPR in July. We'll hear about his ideas for making the organization more sustainable, and more diverse.

News Roundtable: August 29th, 2014

OPB | Aug. 29, 2014

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

News Roundtable: July 18, 2014

OPB | July 18, 2014

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

What Is The State Of Black Newspapers?

OPB | June 27, 2014

FRIDAY: The National Newspaper Publishers Association, also known as the Black Press of America, holds its convention in Portland this week.

Analyzing Media Coverage Of School Shootings

OPB | June 13, 2014

FRIDAY: We'll talk to Al Tompkins with the Poynter Institute about the issues reporters and editors face when covering school shootings.

Exit Interview With Oregonian Editor Peter Bhatia

OPB | May 08, 2014

THURSDAY: After 20 years at the paper, editor Peter Bhatia is leaving The Oregonian and leaving Portland. We'll hear his reflections on journalism in the digital age.

UO Students Win Peabody Award

OPB | April 04, 2014

FRIDAY: The first Peabody Award ever given for viral video went to two University of Oregon students.

Exploring Student Free Speech Rights And Twitter

OPB | March 17, 2014

MONDAY: We examine free speech issues raised by the ACLU after at least 20 public High School students were suspended for retweeting a rumor about a teacher.

The Salem Statesman Journal Adds Pages

OPB | Jan. 15, 2014

WEDNESDAY: The Salem Statesman Journal is adding 60 pages a week to the paper in hopes it will increase circulation.

Examining The Promise Of XRAY.FM

OPB | Dec. 23, 2013

MONDAY: We'll talk to Jefferson Smith about the new progressive, independent radio station launching in the new year.

David Folkenflik Profiles The "Last Of The Old Media Empires"

OPB | Nov. 14, 2013

THURSDAY: David Folkenflik examines the growth and troubled recent days of Rupert Murdoch's global media holdings.

75 Years Of War Of The Worlds

OPB | Oct. 30, 2013

WEDNESDAY: The Willamette Radio Workshop in Portland and students at Washington State University, Vancouver are teaming up to re-present the infamous 1938 broadcast of War of the Worlds.

State Of The Media In Medford

OPB | Oct. 02, 2013

What does the media landscape look like where you live?

What Will Jeff Bezos Do With The Washington Post?

OPB | Aug. 08, 2013

Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos bought The Washington Post this week. What will he do with the 135 year old paper?

Oregonian Publisher Talks About The Changes

OPB | June 21, 2013

The publisher of The Oregonian answers our questions about the upcoming changes to the paper.

Culture Club

OPB | June 05, 2013

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the moment.

Culture Club

OPB | April 25, 2013

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the moment.