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The Measure of Everyday Life

“The Measure of Everyday Life” is a weekly interview program, hosted by Dr. Brian Southwell, featuring social science researchers who endeavor to improve the human condition. Independent Weekly has called the show ‘unexpected’ and ‘diverse’ and notes that the show ‘brings big questions to radio.' Episodes air each Sunday night from 6:30 – 7 p.m. in the Durham listening area and a podcast of each show is available online the Wednesday following the original airing. The show is made possible by RTI International. Have thoughts on the show? Let your voice be heard by rating us. You can also join the conversation on Twitter by following @MeasureRadio.
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Now displaying: March, 2015
Mar 25, 2015

How can people improve their chances to get a job? U.S. Department of Education Acting Assistant Secretary Johan Uvin, researchers and business leaders discuss how the job market is changing. We discuss the general Employability Skills Framework, education policy, and the economy.

For insight on the Employability Skills Framework, visit: http://cte.ed.gov/employabilityskills/ 

Mar 19, 2015

In this episode, we discuss the future of medicine through genetic testing. Cynthia Powell, Julianne O'Daniel and Megan Lewis are part of the NC NEXUS team studying newborn screening and the public's understanding of genetics.

Mar 11, 2015

We're celebrating International Women's Day with our guests Wendee Wechsberg and Kyla Kurian, who discuss gender, sexuality and health research.

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