KDVS News

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.

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Inside Look on California Teachers and School Funding

Minwoo Chang reports on teachers with low pay and the process of becoming a teacher. In addition, the funding of the K-12 school system is discussed as well. Image from: The New York Times...

Monday Segment 1.26.15

In this segment we discuss a story on no female genius portrayal in major TV shows and movies, a cover of the community meeting with the Davis police that happened last week, and an inside look at Obama's state of the union (interviews with professors at UC Davis). Image from:...

Monday Segment 01.19.2015

This is our first KDVS Broadcast of 2015. We discuss the recent attacks in Paris at the Charlie Hebdo offices and the kosher market with Karima Bennoune, a Professor of Law at UCDavis Law and a French student, Nina Eldridge, studying at UC Berkeley this year. Also included in this...

12/8 Monday Segment

This Monday segment covers the recent protests in response to the Michael Brown and Eric Garner cases. This segment also reviews President Obama's recent executive action to change the immigration policy. Image from Raw Story's article, "Los Angeles police arresting Michael Brown protesters". ...

Obama’s Executive Action on Immigration Policy

On November 20th, President Obama surprised many by ordering an executive action on immigration policy in the United States. Obama's order extends protection from deportation and the right work to an estimated 4.1 million parents of US citizens and legal permanent residents who have lived in the US for at...

Sacramento’s Arden Protest, an Interview

Chandler Lavin, a KDVS staff member, interviewed organizers of protests in Sacramento looking at how the demonstrations are being treated by media and police. Part of this interview was featured on our KDVS news broadcast 12.8. You can hear the entire interview here. Image from KCRA News....

Black Friday turning into Black “Thursday”

Interviewed two students, Cami and Chloe, about the new Black "Thursday" and whether it was right or wrong. Talked to a Walmart manager about the situation at Walmart and her thoughts on this Black "Thursday". Christina So reports. Image from www.consumerreports.org/ Aired on...

Brown and Garner Protests at UC Davis

UC Davis students protest last week in response to the court decisions of the death of Eric Garner and Mike Brown. Protests were held around campus, such as the Quad, Olson Hall last week. I-80 freeway exit was also blocked by protesters. Kamila Kudelska reports....
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