SummaCare
Listen to WKSU Online choose to listen in realplayer or windows media (more choices)
Search WKSU
Site Features
Programs ScheduleMake A PledgeMember BenefitsFAQ/HelpContact Us
nowplaying
July 31, 2014
What’s On Now?

The World






Also Playing Now:

 WKSU News:
The World
 WKSU Classical:
Classical Music with Julie Amacher



Later Today On WKSU

4:00
All Things Considered®



6:00
Marketplace®

The award-winning daily program about business and finance puts a human face on the global economy, with insight from anchor Kai Ryssdal.

6:30
All Things Considered®



7:00
Q with Jian Ghomeshi

"Q" is Canada's liveliest arts, culture and entertainment magazine. It's a smart and surprising tour through personalities and cultural issues that matter.

What’s On Now?

The World






Also Playing Now:

 WKSU On Air:
The World
 WKSU Classical:
Classical Music with Julie Amacher



Later Today On WKSU's News Channel

4:00
All Things Considered®



6:00
Marketplace®

The award-winning daily program about business and finance puts a human face on the global economy, with insight from anchor Kai Ryssdal.

6:30
All Things Considered®



7:00
Q with Jian Ghomeshi

"Q" is Canada's liveliest arts, culture and entertainment magazine. It's a smart and surprising tour through personalities and cultural issues that matter.

What’s Playing Now?

Classical Music
With Julie Amacher

3:21
Joseph Horowitz and Michael Beckerman: Hiawatha Melodrama (after Dvorak): Hiawatha's Wooing (PostClassical Ensemble)


3:33
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 25 (Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra)



Also Playing Now:

 WKSU On Air:
The World
 WKSU News:
The World



Later Today On WKSU's Classical Channel

4:00
Classical Music with Mindy Ratner



8:00
Classical Music with Mark Pennell

Join WKSU’s Mark Pennell for the best in classical music.



Friday On WKSU Classical

12:00
Classical Music



5:00
Classical Music with Ward Jacobson



WKSU Support
Funding for WKSU is made possible in part through support from the following businesses and organizations.

Akron General

NOCHE

Northeast Ohio Medical University


For more information on how your company or organization can support WKSU, download the WKSU Media Kit.

(WKSU Media Kit PDF icon )


Donate Your Vehicle to WKSU

E-Mail this page
WKSU News Series
National history, personal narratives Reconciling past and present Town and gown tension Inspiration flows from traedgy KSU holds nearly two dozen May 4th memorial events Questions remain A legacy of peace New evidence in Kent State cold case Donna Karan's Urban Zen Foundation comes to Kent College Of Nursing DOJ refuses to re-open 1970 Kent State shooting investigation Dean Kahler: visitors' Center helps him move past May  4, 1970


National history, personal narratives
Life since May 4, 1970: students, towns-people and guardsmen
For some, the day changed everything. For others, life moved on
History contains facts.

Forty years ago a group of Ohio National Guard fired on students at the Kent State campus, killing four, wounding nine. This is a fact. But most of all, history is stories.

May 4th continues to resonate because of the many stories of lives touched by the event -- students, guardsmen, teachers, and towns-folk. Here are six of those stories -- six memories of the day the Vietnam War came home.




Reporter / Host
Jeff St. Clair

Other options:
Realplayer / Windows Media / MP3 Download (7:53)

 

kentstate1970.org - WKSU's online archive of May 4 audio

(Click image for larger view.)




Do you have a story that relates to this news feature? Let us know by leaving a comment with the form below, or by calling it in:
888-897-WKSU (Comments left via telephone may be used on-air)

Name:

Location:


Comments:






listen in windows media format listen in realplayer format Car Talk Hosts: Tom & Ray Magliozzi Fresh Air Host: Terry Gross A Service of Kent State University 89.7 WKSU | NPR.Classical.Other smart stuff. NPR Senior Correspondent: Noah Adams Living on Earth Host: Steve Curwood 89.7 WKSU | NPR.Classical.Other smart stuff. A Service of Kent State University

Copyright © 2014 WKSU Public Radio, All Rights Reserved.

 
In Partnership With:

NPR PRI Kent State University