Carbondale, IL – WSIU is pleased to announce Harriet Furst Simon as the new individual recipient of the monthly ‘Good Neighbor’ award as a part of WSIU’s One Region, All Neighbors initiative. Inspired by Fred Rogers, the campaign recognizes people who exemplify kindness and compassion and make a positive impact in their communities.
For the third year in a row, a librarian from south of Interstate 70 has been named Librarian of the year. Diana Brawley Sussman, Director of the Carbondale Public Library has been named the 2017 Illinois librarian of the year.
WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with Carbondale Public Library Director Diana Brawley-Sussman, Art Activist Najjar Abdul-Mussawir, and WSIU Promotions Graduate Assistant Kate West about the upcoming Community Cinema, "Evolution of a Criminal."