WUGA Feature Stories

Here you will find some of the local stories produced by WUGA featured during NPR's Morning Edition, All Things Considered, Here and Now, and the Weekend News Magazines.

So in honor of National Fast Food Day, I decided to venture out and indulge in one of my favorite guilty pleasures, an old fashioned milk shake. In doing so, I discovered a local connection to one of my favorite milk shake options!

Spotlight on the Arts: Family Day

Nov 7, 2017

UGA's Spotlight on the Arts festival celebrates Family Day.  Kristin Jutras joins WUGA's Michael Cardin to talk about the event.


Nov 6, 2017

The UGA Department of Theatre and Film studies present "Cabaret" at the UGA Fine Arts Center as part of the Spotlight on the Arts festival.

Rabbit Box Radio is a collection of recordings of live story telling done right here from the stages of Athens Georgia. This  debut episode titled "My Life in Black and White" features stories about race relations in the south. Audio was pulled from the Rabbit Box archives of over 500 stories. The show includes a story from A.R. Killian (one of the two first black police officers in Athens),  Alfred Cooper (band member of Otis Redding and Percy Sledge), and many others.

The Arts Kaleidoscope

Oct 26, 2017

UGA's Spotlight on the Arts festival is almost here.  To kick off the Spotlight on the Arts festival, UGA’s arts programs present an hour-long kaleidoscope of student performances and presentations. This brilliant, non-stop collage of the arts provides a window into the vast scope of the creative work on our campus, from dance to music, theater, creative writing and art.  Dale Monson, Director of the Hugh Hodgson School of Music at UGA stopped by WUGA to talk with Michael Cardin about the event.