Quick, Stylish & Mobile: The New Signal

June 4, 2013 in GPRX Blog by Jones Franzel

SignalScreenShotIt's here! Signal, the Generation PRX newsletter, is now in a format that's just right for reading on the go. Signal is your source for all the latest in the world of youth-produced radio: from opportunities, to tools and tips, to stories we love.

This month: Stories of student debt from Columbia College Chicago, tips on getting studio quality sound without the studio, and playlists to enjoy (and add to!).

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IOU: Stories of Student Debt from Columbia College Chicago

May 21, 2013 in GPRX Blog by Jones Franzel

Photo Credit: ~jjjohn~

Photo Credit: ~jjjohn~

Is college worth it? Don't miss this ambitious half-hour program on student debt from those who know, IOU: Stories of Student Debt from Columbia College Chicago. How much do they know? Their class of documentary radio students holds a combined student debt of over $300,000. And that's normal.

IOU takes a wide-ranging look at this generation's most pressing financial problem, from stories about high school students beginning to grasp the reality of $54,000 yearly tuition, to living with debt, to the complexities of borrowing money… from friends.