Category Archives: Global Alert!

Global Alert — April 3, 2011

On April 3, 2011, “Global Alert” featured analysis of a recent controversy over funding, content and management of the IUP campus newspaper The Penn. One of our two guests stood at the center of the controversy — David C. Bivens, … Continue reading

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Global Alert — November 7, 2010

Track: Marcellus Shale.mp3 Last week, “Global Alert” previewed the Nov. 3-5 Indiana University of Pennsylvania symposium on economic, environmental and political issues involved in drilling for natural gas in the Marcellus shale formation in Pennsylvania’s bedrock a mile underground.  This week, … Continue reading

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Global Alert — October 24, 2010

Track: MarcellusShaleSymposium.mp3 The program previewed the Indiana University of Pennsylvania  Marcellus Shale Symposium scheduled for venues on campus and around Indiana on Nov. 3-5. Guests included: State Rep. Dave Reed, R-Indiana County, and IUP anthropology professor Amanda Poole, Ph.D., a … Continue reading

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Global Alert — October 10, 2010

Environmental Projects.mp3 The third show of the “Global Alert” fall season fell on Oct. 10, 2010 – 10/10/10. This day coincided with worldwide environmental demonstrations coordinated by 350.org, a non-profit environmental group devoted to action on global climate change. The … Continue reading

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Global Alert — September 26, 2010

Listen to the hour-long show LongacreBivensRecording.mp3. IUP Student Government Association President David Bivens and Vice President Andrew Longacre were interviewed live on the Global Alert show aired Sept. 26, 2010, on WIUP-FM. The 2010-2011 student-government officers  responded to criticism of … Continue reading

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Global Alert — September 12, 2010

  While You Were Gone.mp3 “While You Were Gone …”: This first-of-the-fall-season show of the award-winning “Global Alert” news program on WIUP-FM inventories the physical changes around campus during the summer of 2010. The campus also had a personnel change. … Continue reading

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Global Alert — April 25, 2010

Earth Day at 40: Mercury emissions, coal-fired power plants and Indiana County Listen to the April 25 Global Alert. Four decades after the first Earth Day, the nation’s air quality has improved, according to news stories published during this anniversary … Continue reading

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IUP SPJ-sponsored Radio Show Wins Statewide Broadcast Award

INDIANA — The Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters has honored for excellence a student-produced news program aired on WIUP-FM (90.1). “Global Alert,” a live hour-long Sunday-morning show sponsored by the Indiana University of Pennsylvania chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, … Continue reading

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Global Alert — March 21, 2010

U.S. Census comes to Indiana, Pa. Preview of March 31 IUP journalism symposium on the 2009 Pennsylvania Right to Know Law. 1) On March 16, federal and local officials descended on Indiana University of Pennsylvania to remind residents about the decennial … Continue reading

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Global Alert — February 21, 2010

 Black History Month Edition: The racial climate at IUP. Track 1.mp3                     A recent documentary film about racial tensions on and around IUP campuses in Indiana and Punxsutawney reportedly has sparked … Continue reading

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