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WSIU Almanac Monday February 14, 2022

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Kevin Boucher

The Carbondale Branch of the NAACP presents a virtual Community Conversation on voting and elections, featuring John Jackson, Visiting Professor with the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute. This free zoom event will take place on Tuesday, February 15 at 6:00PM. To register, visit: https://carbondalepubliclibrary.org/register/community-conversation-voting-and-elections/

The Paul Simon Public Policy Institute is sponsoring a free virtual conversation with Janel L. Forde, Director of Illinois Department of Central Management Services. This free public
program will take place at 3:00PM on Friday February 18, 2022. For more information browse to: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/5016432188489/WN_EGSJ8pheQjSkEhaE6dnhtg

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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.