Sue Ginn

Business Manager

Sue is a native Missoulian.  She has worked at the University of Montana for more than 15 years, 10 of them at Montana Public Radio.  

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Alternative Radio
10:41 am
Wed January 29, 2014

Vandana Shiva - Seeds & Freedom

02/03/2014 - What’s in a seed? Life itself. Ten thousand years ago, Iraq, Egypt and India were the sites of the earliest sowing and harvesting of plants that had previously been gathered in the wild. It was a revolutionary development and made civilization possible. Since then humans have been able to grow food and feed themselves. Today, that freedom embodied in seeds is threatened. Multinational corporations, like Monsanto, have radically changed the agricultural landscape.

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Opera
10:33 am
Wed January 29, 2014

Puccini’s Madama Butterfly

2/1/2014 -Madama Butterfly - 

Approximate running time 3 hrs. 15 min.

Anthony Minghella’s breathtakingly beautiful and powerfully dramatic production returns, with Amanda Echalaz making her Met debut as Cio-Cio-San. Rising tenor Bryan Hymel sings Pinkerton. Philippe Auguin, Marco Armiliato, and Fabio Luisi share conducting duties.

Madama Butterfly is a co-production of the Metropolitan Opera, English National Opera, and the Lithuanian National Opera.

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Opera
10:26 am
Wed January 29, 2014

Donizetti’s L’Elisir d’Amore

1/25/2014 - Approximate running time 2 hrs. 41 min.

Anna Netrebko reprises her adorable Adina in Bartlett Sher’s charming production of Donizetti’s tender comedy, sharing the role with Andriana Chuchman in her Met debut. Ramón Vargas is the love-struck Nemorino, and Erwin Schrott sings the likeable quack Dulcamara, whose “magic” potion causes as many problems
as it solves.

http://www.metoperafamily.org/metopera/index.aspx?

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Documentary Special
10:09 am
Wed January 29, 2014

Obamacare Is Now Beyond Rescue

1/30/2014 - Intelligence Squared US presents - With the disastrous launch of the HealthCare.gov website, critics of the Affordable Care Act, or “Obamacare,” were given more fuel for the fire. Is this political hot potato's inevitability once again at stake? And is the medical community really on board with the law, or resisting (rewriting?) it from the sidelines?

http://intelligencesquaredus.org/debates/past-debates/item/1016-obamacare-is-now-beyond-rescue

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Wednesday Special
10:00 am
Wed January 29, 2014

Philip Aaberg's "Of The West"

1/29/2014 - Aaberg's Music and The River

http://ofthewest.net/

Mountain West Voices
9:34 am
Wed January 29, 2014

The One Who Takes Care of Children

1/29/2014 - As a child on the Crow Reservation in Montana, Peggy White Wellknown Buffalo was taken from her home and sent to Bureau of Indian Affairs boarding schools out of state, and forbidden from speaking her language. As an adult, she has dedicated her life to helping Crow children connect with their history, their culture and their place.

http://www.prx.org/pieces/78464-the-one-who-takes-care-of-children#description

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Mountain West Voices
9:34 am
Wed January 29, 2014

I Ain't Leavin' My Road Dog: One Man's Perspective on Homelessness

1/22/2014 - Don Schonenbeck shares his perspective on a lifetime of wandering, and on the circumstances that led to his homelessness.

http://www.prx.org/pieces/109755-i-ain-t-leavin-my-road-dog-a-montana-man-s-perspe

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Mountain West Voices
9:33 am
Wed January 29, 2014

On The Marsh

1/15/2014 - On a visit home during the last week of waterfowl season, a man and his father head for the marsh where they have spent thousands of hours; hiding in the cattails, waiting for ducks to come to their hand-carved decoys, and talking about the nature of hunting, and the nature of home.

http://www.prx.org/pieces/72532-on-the-marsh

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Mountain West Voices
9:30 am
Wed January 29, 2014

CRYING FOR EDDIE: A VIETNAM WAR NURSE TELLS HER STORY

1/8/2014 - Diane Carlson Evans was a U.S. Army Nurse during the Vietnam War. She survived indescribable trauma, felt resented when she returned to the U.S., and kept her bitterness and her tears inside for many years. Then she founded the Vietnam Women's Memorial Project, and helped hundreds of women vets tell their stories of Vietnam.

http://www.prx.org/pieces/108683-crying-for-eddie-a-vietnam-war-nurse-tells-her-st

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Mountain West Voices
9:18 am
Wed January 29, 2014

A LOT TO GIVE: A Homeless Viet Nam Vet - And Luthier - Makes Ends Meet In Montana

12/18/2014 - A visit with Paul Williams in Helena, Montana - a guitar maker, woodworker, and homeless Vietnam veteran.

http://www.prx.org/pieces/107867-a-lot-to-give-a-homeless-viet-nam-vet-and-luthi

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