Mar 5, 2014 | 7:38The Homestretch Oblivion Audio
The Homestretch Oblivion Mar 5, 2014 | 7:38A University of Calgary student is using his own experience of coming out in a new play called Oblivion. Playwright Jonathan Brower is workshopping the play at the U of C this week.
Mar 4, 2014 | 7:51The Homestretch The Real McCoy play Audio
The Homestretch The Real McCoy play Mar 4, 2014 | 7:51Elijah McCoy was born in Canada in 1844 to former slaves, and despite racial barriers became a recognized inventor. Ellipsis Tree Collective is staging a new play at Heritage Park about his life.
Mar 4, 2014 | 7:42The Homestretch Dangers of swaddling Audio
The Homestretch Dangers of swaddling Mar 4, 2014 | 7:42Former Calgarian and recently retired public health nurse Helen Tindale was part of an expert panel convened by the Ontario health ministry to come up with safe sleep guidelines for babies.
Mar 4, 2014 | 10:29The Homestretch Spoiled kids Audio
The Homestretch Spoiled kids Mar 4, 2014 | 10:29Alfie Kohn takes issue with the idea that kids these days are spoiled. His new book is called "The Myth of the Spoiled Child: Challenging the Conventional Wisdom About Children and Parenting."
Mar 3, 2014 | 5:55The Homestretch Little Green Thumbs Audio
The Homestretch Little Green Thumbs Mar 3, 2014 | 5:55The program in some Calgary schools has the Calgary Zoo working with teachers to bring gardens into the classroom. A non profit agriculture advocacy group called Ag for Life is a funding partner.