Announcements Archive

Now Hiring: Major Gifts Officer

KCPW is looking for a Major Gifts Officer to assist a growing team working on bringing revenue back to historic levels. Your

Now Hiring: Underwriting Sales Associate

KCPW is looking for an Underwriting Sales Associate to assist a growing team working on bringing revenue back to historic levels. Your

KCPW Open House

Join us Saturday, October 25 from 11-1 to take a tour, learn about the station, and meet KCPW staff, board members, and

KCPW’s Budget and Plan Forward

As part of the campaign to make KCPW sustainable, the station has committed itself to a policy of transparency. Part of this

Innovation Hub to air on KCPW

Beginning July 5, 2014 KCPW will air Innovation Hub, Public Radio International’s newest show.  It will air every Saturday at 2 PM

YOU KEPT US ON THE AIR!

You did it! This station’s listeners have always been its backbone. Today, though, KCPW is especially grateful to the hundreds of people

2014 Spring Pledge Drive Thank-you!

Dear KCPW Supporters, Now that our 2014 Spring Pledge Drive is behind us and post-drive pledging is wrapping up, we’d like to take a moment and thank

NHMU’s Lecture Series Thursday March 20th: ‘Frankenstein’s Cat’

From the Natural History Museum of Utah’s Lecture Series: Biotechnology has given us a whole new toolbox for tinkering with life and

“Smoke and Mirrors: Fact vs. Fiction about Utah’s air pollution”

  Join KCPW this Thursday at 7 pm for a special live broadcast entitled “Smoke and Mirrors: Fact Vs Fiction about Utah’s

Get your Membercard today!

Make a pledge right now and receive buy one, get one meals & deals with the KCPW MemberCard!

KCPW Presents: America Abroad: “De-Radicalizing Terrorists”

From the Boston Marathon bombings to a recent attack on the Westgate Mall in Kenya, 2013 has seen a spike in terrorism

KCPW Presents: “New Years: A Reflection”

 Join in a New Year journey with host Hal Cannon to an ancient Gaelic ritual of bringing in the year with fiddler

12/20/13: The Swallow investigation, Matheson’s departure and UTOPIA

Jennifer Napier-Pearce speaks with Salt Lake Tribune reporters Robert Gehrke, Thomas Burr and Tony Semerad along with columnist Paul Rolly about the

KCPW Presents: “Reclaiming the Holidays”

This special profiles people from different backgrounds who seek to get past the consumer frenzy of the December holidays, and to focus

12/13/13: AG search, pay raises and Mormon racism

Jennifer Napier-Pearce talks with Salt Lake Tribune reporters Robert Gehrke and Peggy Fletcher Stack along with editorial writer George Pyle about charges

KCPW Presents: America Abroad “Global Entrepreneurship”

The U.S. is often thought of as the land of innovation – a great habitat for entrepreneurs. And, this is still the

12/6/13: Swallow’s successor, same-sex marriage, and Herbert’s budget

Salt Lake Tribune columnist Paul Rolly and reporters Brooke Adams and Robert Gehrke join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to talk about Utah’s next attorney

KCPW Presents: “The Mandela Tapes”

In this special program, you’ll hear Nelson Mandela as you’ve never heard him before. This program draws on 50 hours of recorded

KCPW 2013 STATION SURVEY

Thirty questions. Fifteen minutes. Why should you take part? Because your feedback is essential. The KCPW 2013 Station Survey was created first

11/29/13: “Dovie Thomason at Utah’s first Native American Story Telling Festival”

Dovie Thomason is one of the most respected and admired storytellers of her generation. Her journey began with the childhood influence of

11/22/13: “We Knew JFK: Unheard Stories from the Kennedy Archives”

Never-before-broadcast memories from JFK’s confidantes recorded just after the assassination. The special is hosted by legendary journalist Robert MacNeil.  For background, more

11/15/13: “John Swallow, Medical Marijuana, Weldon Angelos and Obamacare in Utah”

Salt Lake Tribune reporter Jennifer Napier-Pearce discusses documents in the John Swallow investigation, medical marijuana, Weldon Angelos, Joseph Paul Franklin and Obamacare

Documentary Hour 11/15/13: “Rising Seas: A BURN Special”

While all coastal cities face real trouble, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development says Miami is the most vulnerable in its

2013 Fall Pledge Drive Thank-you!

Dear KCPW Supporters, Now that our 2013 Fall Pledge Drive is behind us and post-drive pledging is wrapping up, we’d like to take a moment and thank

Documentary Hour 11/8/2013: Andrew Solomon: “Love, Acceptance, Celebration: How Parents Make Their Children”

The most basic mechanism of resilience is the ability to construct meaning out of adversity.  Is this meaning inherently there, or is

Salt Lake City’s Downtown Master Plan

On today’s show Jason discusses Salt Lake City’s downtown master plan.  Joining him is the studio is Molly Robinson.  She is the

Check out ‘Behind the Headlines’, Fridays mornings at 9!

KCPW and the Salt Lake Tribune are teaming up to bring you Behind the Headlines, a live weekly broadcast, examining the week’s top

Documentary Hour 11/1/2013: IEEE Spectrum’s “Grokking Democracy”

  IEEE Spectrum’s hour long news program exams the democratic process and how technology has played a role.  This special broadcast aired on

Tune in Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. for ‘Both Sides of the Aisle’

A lively and local weekly debate featuring voices representing the right, the center, and the left!

Documentary Hour 10/25/2013: “War of the Worlds 75th Anniversary”

A New documentary from R.H. Greene, “War of the Welles,” telling the back-story of the production of “War of the Worlds”, correcting