The KDVS News department is dedicated to bringing you compelling stories on subjects that matter to the community. KDVS News is staffed by a News Director and Assistant News Director and made possible by the work of reporters and interns. News briefs are aired on KDVS 90.3FM Tuesday-Friday at 6:05am, 9:30am, 1:05pm, 3:05pm, and 7:05pm; and a 30-minute KDVS News Broadcast airs every Mondays at 4:30pm.
With increasing reports of sexual assault on university campuses across the country, UC president Janet Napolitano decided to take action by creating recommendations for all UCs to follow. This action was taken in order to relook sexual assault policies across campuses. KDVS News reporter, Will Phung, reports on the campaign.
On Tuesday April 21st, UC Davis hosted Take Back the Night. This movement was created to bring awareness not just to sexual violence, but gender and domestic violence as well. Our KDVS News reporter, Isabel Moniz, reports on the event.
Our KDVS news reporter, Richard Robey, covered a very special art exhibit. On Sunday, an art exhibit will take place in San Francisco known as the Postal-Collage Project. One of our very own professors from UC Davis had the opportunity to participate in the project. Interviews with the professor and others are included.
This Monday news segment covered a Yolo art exhibit as well as a feature on TEDx talks. On April 26th, UC Davis hosted the 5th annual TEDx UC Davis event at the Mondavi Center. TEDx UC Davis is an independent, non-profit, student-run organization focused on spreading ideas within the local community.
Monday April 20th marked the start of the KDVS fundraiser week. KDVS News interviewed 6 DJs involved with KDVS in the past and present asking them about their fondest memories here at the station and much more. Listen to learn more about the station, and don’t forget to support underground radio!
Our KDVS News reporter covers how students of UC Davis were recently on strike. On March 2nd 2015, UC Davis students gathered at the coffee house in order to call for 96 hours of action to combat tuition hikes.
In our final news segment of the quarter, we cover the following topics: homeless count in Davis, Hepatitis C vaccinations/problems, and marine corps.
Due to technical difficulties, we’re reposting this past news segment. In this Monday news segment we discuss the world wide debt, tuition hike postponement, and the divestment bill made null at UC Davis.
Senator Carol Liu recently created a proposal for all cyclists to wear helmets. Our KDVS News reporter recently spoke with the legislative director of the Senator Liu’s office. More information about the proposal is discussed.
This KDVS News brief includes coverage and interviews of the on campus production Woyzeck.