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Water, water, everywhere! We’re exploring Wakulla Springs. We join the SciGirls as they learn about the watershed and how our drinking water moves through the community. We also hear about some exciting upcoming events that will keep the entire family entertained. Senator Bill Montford joins us to discuss overcoming challenges in education that are faced by many rural communities. Plus more!

 

 

 

 

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Overcoming Challenges in Education

Sep 17
Overcoming Challenges in Education

Florida Senator Bill Montford sits down with WFSU's Kim Kelling Engstrom to discuss challenges that rural communities face when it comes to education. As we approach American Graduate Day, we l...

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Sep 3
Dimensions-September 3, 2014-photos (803)

This week weve got two doses of girl power! First, we follow the SciGirls as they venture into the North Florida forests to explore how fire can be healthy. We also learn about Girls on the Run of ...

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Concussion (Part 2)-Attitudes and Recovery

Aug 27
Concussion (Part 2)-Attitudes and Recovery

In Concussion part 2 we explore the changes in attitudes about the seriousness of the injury over time and the use of neurocognitive assessment testing for baseline and recovery.

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Aug 26
Dimensions-August 27, 2014-photos (802)

Get ready for a new episode of Dimensions! Last week we looked into concussions in high school athletes as the new school year (and sports) began. This week, we learn more about concussions, how th...

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Concussion (Part 1)- Concerns and Warning signs

Aug 20
Concussion (Part 1)- Concerns and Warning signs

Back to School also means back to sports and sports injuries. Still, athletes of all ages and all sports need to be aware of the dangers of concussions. WFSU's Mike Plummer looks at the concern...

The Tasty Table - Seared Summertime Snapper

Jun 25
The Tasty Table - Seared Summertime Snapper

Living here in the Big Bend, so close to the Gulf, provides us with plenty of opportunities to have fresh seafood for lunch or dinner. Making sure you select fresh, quality seafood is just as impor...

"Godspell" with a Rockin' Twist

Jun 18
"Godspell" with a Rockin

Host Julz Graham sits down Erika MacLeod and Barrence Dupree from the Young Actors Theatre to talk about their "rocked up" and "steampunked" adaptation of the musical "Gods...

Commemorating a Major Anniversary for Civil Rights

Jun 11
Commemorating a Major Anniversary for Civil Rights

This July will mark the 50th anniversary of President Johnson signing the Civil Rights Act into law. Events to honor the Act have are planned to take place in our area and across the state over the...

From Rags to Riches on Toe Shoes with BACT

May 28
From Rags to Riches on Toe Shoes with BACT

Amy Lowe and Sarah Trescott with the Ballet Arts Conservatory of Tallahassee join host Julz Graham to give us a preview of their upcoming presentation of a classic tale, "Cinderella". Sar...

Capturing Florida's Beauty in a Brushstroke

May 21
Capturing Florida

Since 2005, a special Art Event has been taking place in 3 counties and 7 communities along our Gulf Waters. WFSU's Suzanne Smith shows us the annual Forgotten Coast Plein Air Invitational is d...

Keep Calm & Call 211 Big Bend

May 14
Keep Calm & Call 211 Big Bend

Randy Nicklaus joins host Julz Graham to tell us how 2-1-1 Big Bend is helping people across our viewing area. The 2-1-1 Big Bend Hotline offers a broad variety of services including human service ...

Get Moving with the National Parkinson Foundation of North Florida

May 7
Get Moving with the National Parkinson Foundation of North Florida

Host Julz Graham is joined by Katie Patchett, Joan Cassels, and Leon Cassels to learn more about the symptoms and treatments of Parkinson's Disease. The National Parkinson Foundation of North F...

Exploring Wakulla Springs

Sep 17
Exploring Wakulla Springs

Sean McGlynn sits down with WFSU's Julz Graham to talk about fall events at Wakulla Springs. The upcoming schedule is filled with activities for the whole family. Click here to learn more about Wakulla Springs.

"Opening Nights" All Year Long

Sep 17
"Opening Nights" All Year Long

Director Chris Heacox joins us on the Dimensions set to talk about Opening Nights Performing Arts Series and Festival. We find out about new changes to the program and what we can expect from this ...

Learning Knows No Age Limits!

Sep 3
Learning Knows No Age Limits!

The Osher Lifelong Learning Center provides an array of learning opportunities to anyone over the age of 50. Host Julz Graham sits down with Volunteer Member President Eileen Sperl-Hawkins and Firs...

100 Days to Train a Wild Mustang

Aug 27
100 Days to Train a Wild Mustang

The number of wild horses in the United States is constantly on the rise. In order to prevent overpopulation, the Mustang Heritage Foundation is helping these animals find homes through a unique tr...

United Way Seeks Mentors

Aug 20
United Way Seeks Mentors

WFSU's Kim Kelling Engstrom sits down with Heather Mitchell, the President and CEO of the United Way of the Big Bend. They talk about the effort the United Way has been putting into Education a...

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Aug 19
Dimensions-August 20, 2014-photos (801)

As the summer comes to an end, a new season of Dimensions begins! First, we travel to St. Joseph Bay in the midst of scalloping season to learn how to bring home a great catch and serve it up as a ...

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Jun 24
Dimensions-June 25, 2014-photos (742)

Thats a wrap! This weeks Dimensions program is the last episode of Season 7. First, we visit a local church whose structure was inspired by gothic architecture. Then, we hear about how WFSUs educat...

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Out is In with Tallahassee Parks & Rec this Summer

Jun 18
Out is In with Tallahassee Parks & Rec this Summer

The City of Tallahassee is encouraging the community to get outdoors this summer. Charla Lucas with the Parks & Recreation Department joins us to let us in on all of the fun offered by the City...

Theatre Tallahassee Takes on a 6-Foot Tall Rabbit

Jun 4
Theatre Tallahassee Takes on a 6-Foot Tall Rabbit

Host Julz Graham sits down with Sheri Cox, Barbie Nettles, and Tim Nettles to talk about Theatre Tallahassee's upcoming production, "Harvey". This production about a (presumably imagi...

Stuffed Pork Chops

May 28
Stuffed Pork Chops

It's time for another visit from Chef Walter Wright, Dean of Culinary at Keiser University here in Tallahassee. For this Tasty Table, Chef is going to show us how to prepare one of his favorite...

Tallahassee Museum Gears up for Summer Camps

May 21
Tallahassee Museum Gears up for Summer Camps

Director of Education, Natasha Hartsfield, joins us to talk about the summer programs offered at the Tallahassee Museum. Their summer camps offer a wide variety of fun educational activities for th...

In the Garden - Dangerous Plants

May 14
In the Garden - Dangerous Plants

Spring is in full swing and lots of people are outside, working in and enjoying their gardens. Butbe careful out there! Some of those plants and flowers could cause you problems! Stan Rosenthal f...

Celebrating 50 Years at the Gulf Specimen Marine Lab

May 7
Celebrating 50 Years at the Gulf Specimen Marine Lab

Jack Rudloe, Cypress Rudloe , and a few sea critters join host Julz Graham to talk about the upcoming Sharks & Chablis event. This year's event will also celebrate the Lab's 50th annive...

Happy Birthday, Monticello Opera House

Sep 10
Happy Birthday, Monticello Opera House

The Monticello Opera House is celebrating their 125th year with the play "Barefoot in the Park." The evening and matinee shows will begin September 12th and continue through the 27th. We ...

Picking Plants at a Nursery

Sep 3
Picking Plants at a Nursery

If you're thinking about making a trip to your local nursery to pick up some new flowers to freshen up your garden, there are a few things to consider before you buy. Here's Taylor Vandiver...

Fighting Hunger and Feeding Hope

Aug 27
Fighting Hunger and Feeding Hope

Host Julz Graham sits down with Executive Director Richard English to learn how America's Second Harvest of the Big Bend is helping keeping our community fed. We also learn about their "Ha...

Getting Your Vegetable Garden Ready for the Fall

Aug 20
Getting Your Vegetable Garden Ready for the Fall

This time of year, our Summer vegetable crops are just about spent and it's time to start thinking about our Fall crops. Trevor Hylton is here to give us some tips we can use to prepare our veg...

Learning can be Fun with WFSU!

Jun 25
Learning can be Fun with WFSU!

WFSU's Kim Kelling Engstrom sits down with Federal Programs Specialist Tammy McGriff to talk about the state of education In Jefferson County. WFSU has been spending time in Jefferson County th...

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Jun 18
Dimensions-June 18, 2014-photos (741)

Summer is here! As we get ready to stay hydrated in the Florida heat, we learn more about where our drinking water comes from and how we can protect it. We also find out how the Florida Department ...

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Research In Quincy: Save Water, Grow Jet Fuel!

Jun 11
Research In Quincy: Save Water, Grow Jet Fuel!

The IFAS North Florida Research and Education Center in Quincy, Florida, uses science to enhance farming techniques, conserve resources and create wealth for our region of The Sunshine State. Here ...

In the Garden - Rain Gardens

Jun 4
In the Garden - Rain Gardens

The season is turning to summer here in the Big Bend, and that means there will be a chance for afternoon rain almost every day. We all know that those north Florida rainstorms can get heavy, produ...

Keep your Child's Brain in Shape this Summer with WFSU

May 28
Keep your Child

Kim Kelling Engstrom sits down with Sarah Mesterton-Gibbons and Tasha Weinstein from WFSU's education team to talk about keeping kids engaged this summer. The WFSU Summer Challenge aims to help...

Dancing into Summer with the Tallahassee Ballet

May 21
Dancing into Summer with the Tallahassee Ballet

Janet Pichard and Tyrone Brooks from the Tallahassee Ballet join us this week to give us the details on the organization's summer plans. Among their summer activities is the "Midtown Barre...

Something for Everyone at Florida Folk Festival

May 14
Something for Everyone at Florida Folk Festival

Host Julz Graham sits down with Del Suggs to get the details on this years Florida Folk Festival. The festival will take place on at the Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park in White Sprin...

Liberty County's Carnivorous Plants are Colorful and Deadly

May 7
Liberty County

Wildlife watching is big business in Florida. In a state with the unique natural resources we have, that's no surprise. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has determined that...

Motorcycles & Fun for a Good Cause

Sep 10
Motorcycles & Fun for a Good Cause

Julz Graham sits down with event Coordinators Don Lanham and Gil Hepple to talk about Capital City Bikefest 2014. The motorcycle event takes place on September 27th at the Tallahassee Airport. The ...

Empowering Girls on the Run

Sep 3
Empowering Girls on the Run

Girls on the Run of the Big Bend join us to talk about how they are empowering girls in our area. The organization is looking for new participants to join the new season. We find out about the vari...

Tasty Table-Homemade Vinaigrette Dressing for Your Salad

Aug 27
Tasty Table-Homemade Vinaigrette Dressing for Your Salad

For today's delicious dish at "The Tasty Table," Cher Walter Wright, Dean of the Center for Culinary Arts at the Keiser University campus here in Tallahassee, will show us how to make...

Scalloping Saint Joseph Bay

Aug 20
Scalloping Saint Joseph Bay

We snorkel and snuba for scallops in the clear waters of Saint Joseph Bay, Florida. The lush seagrass beds of St. Joe Bay make an ideal scallop habitat. Read more about seagrass beds in north Fl...

Church Architecture Gets Gothic Inspiration

Jun 25
Church Architecture Gets Gothic Inspiration

If you've driven on Thomasville Road in the Northeast part of Tallahassee, you probably have seen what looks like a Gothic church under construction. You're not wrong. It's the recently...

Keeping Kids Fed During Summer Break

Jun 18
Keeping Kids Fed During Summer Break

During the school year, 1.6 million kids get their midday meal from the National School Lunch Program. But when school is out for summer, school lunches are no longer an option. Robin Safley and Pi...

Sixty-Four Years of Celebrating Summer with a Sweet Treat

Jun 11
Sixty-Four Years of Celebrating Summer with a Sweet Treat

Host Julz Graham sits down with Melanie Mays, Executive Director of the Monticello-Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce, to find out what's in store for this year's Watermelon Festival. The...

Meet The Hurricane Hunters

Jun 4
Meet The Hurricane Hunters

The Tallahassee office of The National Weather Service recently hosted a stop on the Hurricane Awareness Tour. We took the opportunity to talk to the Hurricane Hunter's...both sets of them! Wat...

Wewahitchka: Dead Lakes Kayaking and Tupelo Adventure

May 28
Wewahitchka: Dead Lakes Kayaking and Tupelo Adventure

I have been wanting to do a video on the Dead Lakes and Wewa Tupelo honey for a couple of years now. I caught the briefest glimpse of the Dead Lakes on the next to last day of RiverTrek 2012, as we...

Having Fun & Raising Funds for American Red Cross

May 21
Having Fun & Raising Funds for American Red Cross

Host Julz Graham sits down with Christy Rojas to talk about how the Red Cross helps people put their lives back together, especially as we enter hurricane season. The Red Cross "Hurricane Part...

USA Diving World Cup Trials 2014

May 7
USA Diving World Cup Trials 2014

This Summer, the World Cup Diving Competition will take place in Shanghai. But for many of the United State's best divers, the place to be this spring was in Tallahassee. WFSU's Suzanne Smi...

Remembering History at the Rotunda Rendezvous

Apr 30
Remembering History at the Rotunda Rendezvous

Host Julz Graham sits down with Tiffany Baker to get the details of Florida Historic Capitol's upcoming Rotunda Rendezvous, taking place on May 8th. The evening will also include the Tallahasse...

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