Jun 16, 2013 | 54:00In the Field June 16-18, 2013 Audio
In the Field June 16-18, 2013 Jun 16, 2013 | 54:00We are calling this show Tsuk Ekanum...which is Chinook for "water stories". UBC journalism students report on the importance of water in aboriginal communities. Guest host Duncan McCue
Mar 25, 2013 | 53:59In the Field In The Field March 24, 26 2013 Audio
In the Field In The Field March 24, 26 2013 Mar 25, 2013 | 53:59This week on In The Field, you'll hear about how First Nations patients were cared for - or not - at the racially segregated hospitals in B.C., and you'll find out how recent refugees from Bhutan via Nepal are taking care of their families and their futur
Jul 31, 2012 | 27:29In the Field Workplace Bully Audio
In the Field Workplace Bully Jul 31, 2012 | 27:29Later on In the Field.We know there are bullies on the school ground, and we know who they're picking on. It's the small kids, the new kids, the ones who don't speak English so well. The ones who don't have support from their peers. In the workplace, we know there are bullies too, that's no surprise to anyone. But you might be surprised to hear how often it happens. And it might be a big surprise to hear who's getting bullied.
May 19, 2013 | 54:00In the Field May 19/21 2013 Audio
In the Field May 19/21 2013 May 19, 2013 | 54:00A young Mom tell her story of surviving the sinking of the Queen of the North. Exploring the personalities behind musicial keys. A profile of D-flat major. And two transgendered youth from UPEI talk about gender identity and how the world treats them.
May 26, 2013 | 54:00In the Field May 26/28, 2013 Audio
In the Field May 26/28, 2013 May 26, 2013 | 54:00Struggling to find work, University grads end up working as baristas. "Before I Die", an art installation sets up in Nelson. More young people are becoming primary care givers for family memebers. A profile of Quebec artist Gilles St. Laurent.
Oct 30, 2012 | 27:30In the Field Great institutions we should pay attention to, or not Part 1 Audio
In the Field Great institutions we should pay attention to, or not Part 1 Oct 30, 2012 | 27:30On this episode on organization we also look at how a degree of disorganization denies needed health care to those looking after family members with multiple physical and mental handicaps. On a brighter note, another documentary finds out why great organization has given Regina a ground-breaking new school.
Apr 28, 2013 | 54:00In the Field April 28th/30th, 2013 Audio
In the Field April 28th/30th, 2013 Apr 28, 2013 | 54:00Surviving jail while dealing with a mental illness...the story of Tona MIlls. The Huda School in Regina deals with immigrant students. A profile of Kevin Little, a minister in Nova Scotia shepherds two very different flocks.
May 5, 2013 | 54:00In the Field May5/7 2013 Audio
In the Field May5/7 2013 May 5, 2013 | 54:00Drowning out fine dining with large helpings of loud music. Grads find affordable prom dresses. Parting the curtain on Burlesque. An alleged sexual assault in the military...a female recruit tells her story. A heroic sea rescue recognized forty years late
Jul 24, 2012 | 24:58In the Field King of the Clowns Audio
In the Field King of the Clowns Jul 24, 2012 | 24:58In part one of this episode. You ever wonder where actor Sach Baron Cohen learned how to make you laugh so hard? Like lots of other actors, Baron-Cohen studied with a master french clown named Philippe Gaulier. This winter the legend has been teaching 'the art of the clown' in Toronto.They've come from across North America to learn from his notoriously cruel and unusual teaching methods.
Aug 14, 2012 | 27:28In the Field Fighting Student Apathy Audio
In the Field Fighting Student Apathy Aug 14, 2012 | 27:28In part two of this episode. In Moncton, a couple of teachers were at wits end. When they looked around their classroom they saw groggy teenagers spending their free time typing the most mundane details of their lives into a laptop, or a smart-phone. Updating their friends about how long it took to brush their hair this morning, or what they had for supper. Those two teachers decided they were going to fight back against student apathy.
Sep 4, 2012 | 24:59In the Field Elite University Audio
In the Field Elite University Sep 4, 2012 | 24:59It's a new season for "In the Field" and a new university year for thousands of Canadian students. Today David Gutnick brings us the story of "Quest" an elite college in British Columbia that is a delight for students and teachers alike.
Sep 11, 2012 | 24:58In the Field Healing Power of Music Audio
In the Field Healing Power of Music Sep 11, 2012 | 24:58David has the story of how a Calgary Alzheimer patient is being helped by taking up the accordion again. A dynamic program called "Blueprint for Life" is helping Inuit youth at risk through hip hop.
Sep 18, 2012 | 27:29In the Field Active Living Audio
In the Field Active Living Sep 18, 2012 | 27:29David introduces us to one of the world's best highland dancers, Katie Lee of Edmonton. The First Nations' revered Sundance is enjoying a revival, as is respect for the knowledge of Inuit caribou hunters in northern Quebec and Labrador.
Sep 25, 2012 | 24:59In the Field Medicare history Audio
In the Field Medicare history Sep 25, 2012 | 24:59From Regina, a documentary about the controversy swirling around free medical care. The early days of Canada's medicare program were not easy, and some thought it was a communist plot. But Tommy Douglas helped pave the way for a program that many believe helps make Canada a great place in which to live.