Segment 1: 10 years have passed since the Recession. How are people doing now?
In the depths of the Great Recession, KCUR did a series of interviews about how the economic downturn was affecting people's lives. On this episode, we look back to find out how a couple of interviewees are faring now.
- Brent Voepel, president and owner, Voepel Property Management and Canopy Road Real Estate
- Peter Barrett, production manager, WCIA in Champaign, IL
Segment 2, beginning at 22:56: Meet the new dean of student life at UMKC.
UMKC has a reputation as a "commuter school" where the majority of students live off campus. But with new dorms and a student union, the university has made a lot of investments in campus life. As a new school year begins, we learn what goes into creating a thriving student life on campus.
- Sandra Miles, Vice Provost for Student Affairs at UMKC