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Central Standard

Seg. 1: Young Voter Turnout | Seg. 2: Social Nutrition

Segment 1: Will young voters hold their momentum in 2020?

The youth vote made a difference in the 2018 midterms in Kansas, as well as nationwide. Turnout was way up from 2014. As 2020 elections get closer, what are experts predicting now?

Segment 2, beginning at 27:22: A KU professor is working on developing recommendations for our social health.

We need time with friends one on one and in groups. We also need time alone. How much is enough, though? How much is too much? Answers are in a recently published paper.

Gina Kaufmann is the host of KCUR’s Central Standard, a talkshow fueled by curiosity and critical thinking. You can reach her on Twitter, @GinaKCUR.
Melody Rowell is the lead producer for KCUR’s Central Standard. You can find her on Twitter at @MelodyRowell, or by email at melody@kcur.org.