RACE: Are We So Different? http://wxxinews.org en Listening Booth Story: Nayelis http://wxxinews.org/post/listening-booth-story-nayelis <p>On Saturday, February 2, the WXXI Listening Booth was at the Rochester Museum and Science Center to capture the stories of people visiting the exhibit <strong><em>Race: Are We So Different?</em></strong>. Nayelis talks about her experience at school.</p><p>WXXI's reporting on&nbsp;<em><strong>RACE: Are We So Different?&nbsp;</strong></em>is supported by a grant from the <a href="http://www.nyhumanities.org">New York Council for the Humanities</a>.</p> Sun, 17 Feb 2013 15:00:00 +0000 Jeanne Fisher 18113 at http://wxxinews.org Listening Booth Story: Nayelis Listening Booth Story: John http://wxxinews.org/post/listening-booth-story-john <p>On Saturday, February 2, the WXXI Listening Booth was at the Rochester Museum and Science Center to capture the stories of people visiting the exhibit <strong><em>Race: Are We So Different?</em></strong>. John tells is that “race” is a social myth that needs to be discarded.</p><p>WXXI's reporting on&nbsp;<em><strong>RACE: Are We So Different?&nbsp;</strong></em>is supported by a grant from the <a href="http://www.nyhumanities.org">New York Council for the Humanities</a>.</p> Sat, 16 Feb 2013 15:00:00 +0000 Jeanne Fisher 18112 at http://wxxinews.org Listening Booth Story: John Listening Booth Story: Stef http://wxxinews.org/post/listening-booth-story-stef <p>On Saturday, February 2, the WXXI Listening Booth was at the Rochester Museum and Science Center to capture the stories of people visiting the exhibit <em><strong>Race: Are We So Different?</strong></em>. Stef shares her story of teaching history.</p><p>WXXI's reporting on&nbsp;<strong><em>RACE: Are We So Different?&nbsp;</em></strong>is supported by a grant from the <a href="http://www.nyhumanities.org">New York Council for the Humanities</a>.</p> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 17:41:45 +0000 Jeanne Fisher 18111 at http://wxxinews.org Listening Booth Story: Stef RACE: Are We So Different? http://wxxinews.org/post/race-are-we-so-different <p>Earlier this month, the WXXI Listening Booth was open at the Rochester Museum and Science Center, recording stories of people visiting the exhibit <strong><em>RACE: Are We So Different?</em></strong>. The exhibit looks at the science and biology of race, as a means of creating dialogue and fostering understanding. Quite a few visitors shared their own experiences and their reactions to the exhibit.</p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 14:12:51 +0000 Jeanne Fisher & Carlet Cleare 18106 at http://wxxinews.org RACE: Are We So Different? Listening Booth Story: Suzanne http://wxxinews.org/post/listening-booth-story-suzanne <p>On Saturday, February 2, the WXXI Listening Booth was at the Rochester Museum and Science Center to capture the stories of people visiting the exhibit <em><strong>Race: Are We So Different?</strong></em>. Suzanne shares her story.</p><p>WXXI's reporting on&nbsp;<strong><em>RACE: Are We So Different?&nbsp;</em></strong>is supported by a grant from the <a href="http://www.nyhumanities.org">New York Council for the Humanities</a>.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 13:54:39 +0000 Jeanne Fisher 18105 at http://wxxinews.org Listening Booth Story: Suzanne Listening Booth Story: Maria http://wxxinews.org/post/listening-booth-story-maria <p>On Saturday, February 2, the WXXI Listening Booth was at the Rochester Museum and Science Center to capture the stories of people visiting the exhibit <strong><em>Race: Are We So Different?</em></strong>. Maria tells us about her reactions to the exhibit.</p><p>WXXI's reporting on&nbsp;<em><strong>RACE: Are We So Different?&nbsp;</strong></em>is supported by a grant from the <a href="http://www.nyhumanities.org">New York Council for the Humanities</a>.</p> Wed, 13 Feb 2013 13:57:42 +0000 Jeanne Fisher 18097 at http://wxxinews.org Listening Booth Story: Maria Listening Booth Story: Shelley http://wxxinews.org/post/listening-booth-story-shelley <p>On Saturday, February 2, the WXXI Listening Booth was at the Rochester Museum and Science Center to capture the stories of people visiting the exhibit <strong><em>Race: Are We So Different?</em></strong>. Shelley talks about trying to recapture her heritage and language.</p><p>WXXI's reporting on&nbsp;<em><strong>RACE: Are We So Different?&nbsp;</strong></em>is supported by a grant from the <a href="http://www.nyhumanities.org">New York Council for the Humanities</a>.</p> Fri, 08 Feb 2013 18:49:10 +0000 Jeanne Fisher 18080 at http://wxxinews.org Listening Booth Story: Shelley Listening Booth Story: Carmen http://wxxinews.org/post/listening-booth-story-carmen <p>On Saturday, February 2, the WXXI Listening Booth was at the Rochester Museum and Science Center to capture the stories of people visiting the exhibit <strong><em>Race: Are We So Different?</em></strong>. Carmen talks about growing up as a Latina in Rochester.</p><p>WXXI's reporting on&nbsp;<em><strong>RACE: Are We So Different?&nbsp;</strong></em>is supported by a grant from the <a href="http://www.nyhumanities.org">New York Council for the Humanities</a>.</p> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 15:42:04 +0000 Jeanne Fisher 18075 at http://wxxinews.org Listening Booth Story: Carmen AUDIO: 1370 Connection with Dr. Yolanda Moses http://wxxinews.org/post/audio-1370-connection-dr-yolanda-moses <p>Bob Smith and Tariq Spence talk with Dr. Yolanda Moses, the co-creator of the <em><strong>RACE: Are We So Different?</strong></em> exhibit at the Rochester Museum and Science Center. She joins us in advance of her evening lecture at Eisenhart Auditorium.</p><p>WXXI's reporting on&nbsp;<strong><em>RACE: Are We So Different?&nbsp;</em></strong>is supported by a grant from the <a href="http://www.nyhumanities.org">New York Council for the Humanities</a>.</p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 18:47:18 +0000 Jeanne Fisher 18071 at http://wxxinews.org AUDIO: 1370 Connection with Dr. Yolanda Moses "The Central Park Five" Forum at Little Theatre http://wxxinews.org/post/central-park-five-forum-little-theatre <p>WXXI News and the Little Theatre hosted a forum after a screening of <a href="http://www.ifcfilms.com/films/the-central-park-five">"The Central Park Five"</a>. The forum, hosted by Innovation Trail's Matthew Leonard, discussed racial profiling, race issues with police, and justice on race issues. The full forum can be seen below:</p><p>http://youtu.be/tR31a_uhUho</p><p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 16:32:52 +0000 Juan Vazquez 18069 at http://wxxinews.org