In honor of all those who served, WSND-FM offers a special tribute, originally broadcast at 11:00 a.m. on November 11, 2009, to those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for their country by reading "In Flanders Fields," by Canadian Lieutenant Colonel John McRae, and playing Taps.
Information about the poem "In Flanders Fields" and its relation to the Veterans Day holiday can be found on the Web site of Arlington National Cemetery. Information about the song "Taps" can be found at the Web site www.west-point.org.
Thursday, November 12, 2009
In Episode 4, originally broadcast on November 5, 2009, WSND talks to Neil McFarquhar, UN Bureau Chief for The New York Times, and Fr. John Weiss about their recently-released books about the Middle East and the Catholic Church and homosexuality, respectively. Also, a closer look at the John C. Reilly Center and its recent conference "Darwin in the 21st Century."
Monday, November 2, 2009
WSND News Episode 3, originally broadcast on October 29, 2009, features a talk with Xiao Qiang, adjunct professor of journalism at the University of California-Berkeley about the power of the Internet in China. We also hear from Notre Dame Women's Basketball Head Coach Muffet McGraw about her hopes for the 2009-2010 season.
Sunday, November 1, 2009
A special edition of WSND News (Episode 2.5) previews the upcoming Reilly Center conference on "Darwin in the 21st Century." Originally broadcast on October 30, a more in-depth interview will be featured on our WSND News broadcast next Thursday.