DIY arts spaces are community gathering places where people make and enjoy art and music in a non-traditional setting, oftentimes a home or a warehouse space. Despite the high rents in our region, the scene is thriving.
Guest Host: Jim Asendio
When Allen Lew signed on as the District’s fix-it man for the public schools in 2007, some facilities were literally crumbling around the students and teachers using them. We explore what he’s done to improve those schools in his two years on the job — and what he’s learned about the highly political task of upgrading the city’s public school facilities.
- Allen Lew Executive Director, D.C. Office of Public Education Facilities Modernization
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George Hawkins is stepping down as head of DC Water, but he leaves at a moment when the agency is facing criticism over how they bill consumers for stormwater runoff.
At-Large D.C. Councilmember David Grosso (I) joins us to talk about the investigation of Ballou High School graduation rates, and the new proof of residency requirements for homeless families.
A new exhibit at The National Museum of Women in The Arts features the often unsung contributions of black women to modern, abstract art.