Seg. 1: Preventing School Shootings | Seg. 2: KC Symphony's Michael Stern
Segment 1: Two area schools discuss their approach to preventing on-campus shootings, and protecting students
Students across the country live in fear that the next mass shooting might happen on their campus. Today, we hear how two school jurisdictions think about the safety and security of their students, and what steps they can and can't take to keep the next tragedy from happening on their watch.
- Alisa Pacer, director of emergency management, Johnson County Community County
- Robert McLees, director of safety & security, North Kansas City Schools
Segment 2, beginning at 25:09: Kansas City Symphony's music director is closing in on his last few years in the post.
Michael Stern has been credited for playing an intrumental role in raising the profile of the Kansas City Syphony. As he approaches the last few years of his tenure, he discusses the remaining goals he's pursuing and the importance of carrying that momentum forward, after his contract ends in 2023.
- Michael Stern, music director, Kansas City Symphony