Candidates for lieutenant governor discuss arts and culture at local SPEA-sponsored forum

Two candidates for lieutenant governor in Indiana shared their views on the arts Monday night at the WFIU studios before an audience of about 50 students and other invited guests from the community. Republican Suzanne Crouch, the current state auditor, and state Rep. Christina Hale, a Democrat, each were granted opportunities to speak separately rather […]

IU professor Tyron Cooper takes home two regional Emmys for his music

Tyron Cooper is an assistant professor in Indiana University’s Department of African American and African Diaspora Studies and serves as the director of IU Soul Revue. He’s also a devoted mentor, composer, ethnomusicologist and performer. And, since Saturday, he is the winner of two regional Emmys. Cooper won an award in the Musical Composition/Arrangement category for […]

Bloomington native rounds the bases from WTIU to NYC each week

Sometimes, during a few minutes of downtime during his weekend gig at the New York City-based MLB Network, a colleague will ask WTIU senior director/producer Jay Kincaid curiously, “What do you do out there, anyway?” It’s great, the Bloomington native assures them, detailing his weekday duties at Indiana University’s public television station. “I say, ‘It’s […]