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WSIU Almanac November 24 2021

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On November 30, 2021 at 6:30PM a Zoom meeting will take place regarding Carbondale's Welcoming Response to Afghan Refugees. This event is sponsored by the Carbondale Area Interfaith Refugee Support, Southern Illinois Immigrant Rights Project, the United Nations Association of Southern Illinois and the Carbondale Public Library. For more information, visit:


This Saturday, November 27, 2021 a fund raiser for the annual IRISH FESTIVAL AND CELTIC FAIR will take place at the Varisty Center in Carbondale. All proceeds go towards the 2022 Irish Festival and Celtic Fair. Masks are required for entry. To learn more about this benefit, browse to: https://thevarsitycenter.org/live-music

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Born in Newport, Rhode Island to a military family, Kevin Boucher traveled the country and the world at a young age before his family settled in Murphysboro, Illinois in 1976. He earned a Bachelor's degree in Radio-Television at Southern Illinois University (SIU) in Carbondale and worked in commercial radio before becoming the Traffic Manager at WSIU Public Television. Boucher has since earned a Master's degree in Professional Media & Media Management Studies from SIU's College of Mass Communication & Media Arts. He is an outdoor enthusiast who enjoys gardening and exploring the flora and fauna of the Shawnee National Forest and other beautiful natural areas across southern Illinois. Kevin is embarking on a new path with WSIU as the Community Engagement Producer for WSIU Radio. Look for Kevin's work on air and on line.
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WSIU Almanac WSIU Almanac is a weekday feature that provides an overview of events, happenings, and history of the world around us. Each episode provides a little "slice of life" about the day.