RadioACTive 04.04.22

  • April 4, 2022
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Rising journalists once again took over RadioACTive for #VoicesAmplified, a collaboration between Salt Lake Community College, Amplify Utah and KRCL every Monday night at 6:00 p.m. through SLCC's spring semester. Tonight, former UVU student Anton Piddubnyi shared his family's story of fleeing the Russian attack in Ukraine, which also included the birth of his daughter. Myroslava Rudnyk, a Ukrainian who now lives in Utah and has worked with the Utah Ukrainian Association. And 'Kyiv Calling' by Beton.

Tonight's show featured the following people, organizations, and/or events. Check them out and get plugged into your community:

Rising journalists once again took over RadioACTive for a Voices Amplified edition of the show. It’s a collaboration between Salt Lake Community College, Amplify Utah and KRCL. Diversity, stories that matter, the things you care about — amplified. Listen to them every Monday night at 6 p.m. through the spring semester at SLCC.

  • SIGN-UP: To find out how you can get in on this class next time, contact Marcie Young Cancio, assistant professor at Salt Lake Community College and Amplify Utah executive director. Email: marcie@amplifyutah.org.

Host Alexie Zollinger and co-host Amie Schaeffer spoke with Anton Piddubnyi. Anton was born in Ukraine and attended Utah Valley University. Anton, his wife and their newborn daughter currently reside in western Ukraine after fleeing Bila Tserkva, just outside Kyiv. They also spoke with Myroslava Rudnyk, a Ukrainian who now lives in Utah and has worked with the Utah Ukrainian Association

  • READ: Conversations from Ukraine: Former UVU student shares his story   

  • DONATE APRIL 4-15: SLCC Pre Dental Association is hosting a donation drive to support Ukrainians who are currently being attacked and displaced by acts of war. Items can be dropped off at multiple bin locations across the Redwood SLCC campus, including Student Center, Science & Industry Building and AAB (Academic and Administrative) Building. Items needed: Personal hygiene items (razors, soap, toothbrush, socks, deodorant, etc.), new or like-new clothing for all genders of adults, children, and babies. Baby food, bottles, formula, sanitary products (tampons, pads, toilet paper, wipes, etc.), blankets, and towels. 

Anton shared this video he took of life in a bomb shelter in Ukraine:


Tonight’s RadioActive was a production of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah, Salt Lake Community College and Amplify Utah. Tonight's team included:

  • Lead Producer: Cristian Martinez
  • Assoc. Producer: Amie Schaeffer
  • Host(s): Alexie Zollinger
  • Booker: Zay Angel Alvarez
  • Adviser: Marcie Young Cancio, assistant professor at SLCC and Amplify Utah executive director
  • Editor: Lara Jones, RadioACTive executive producer

Voices Amplified and their guests are building a playlist for their takeover sessions. Check it out:

Views, thoughts or opinions shared by guests are their own and do not necessarily reflect those of the board, staff or members of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah, KRCL 90.9fm. Tonight's show was produced and hosted by Lara Jones and Aldine, KRCL's Punk Rock Farmer.

 

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