Jenny Brundin http://kunm.org en Jazz In The Cafeteria: Kids Learn To Listen While They Chomp http://kunm.org/post/jazz-cafeteria-kids-learn-listen-while-they-chomp School lunch is often synonymous with loud noise. Studies have shown the <a href="http://www.hyperacusis.net/hyperacusis/decibel%2Bguide/">decibel level</a> in some cafeterias is as high as a lawn mower.<p>Every so often, though, students at Alice Terry Elementary School, southwest of Denver, are asked not to make any noise.<p>When the music teacher told students here they'd occasionally have a "silent" lunch break, this was kindergartner Alyssa Norquette's reaction: "Why do we need a silent lunch? Sun, 14 Apr 2013 08:58:00 +0000 Jenny Brundin 27725 at http://kunm.org Jazz In The Cafeteria: Kids Learn To Listen While They Chomp AZ Regulators Differ on Role of Nuclear Power http://kunm.org/post/az-regulators-differ-role-nuclear-power <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53be292021414-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53be292021414-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53be292021414-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kunm/local-kunm-960469.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Phoenix, AZ – The operator of the country's largest nuclear plant gave assurances Tuesday that problems facing a plant in Japan would not be problems in Arizona.</p> Wed, 30 Mar 2011 18:13:15 +0000 Jenny Brundin 1799 at http://kunm.org Utah Considers Controversial Immigration Policy http://kunm.org/post/utah-considers-controversial-immigration-policy <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53be2920201f7-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53be2920201f7-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53be2920201f7-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kunm/local-kunm-960215.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Salt Lake City, Utah – The conservative Western state right next to Arizona is taking a different approach to illegal immigration.</p> Tue, 29 Mar 2011 16:49:10 +0000 Jenny Brundin 1794 at http://kunm.org