Nebraska Bill Introduced to Create 988 Mental Health Hotline Task Force

In the face of the pandemic, mental health deterioration as a result of financial hardship, social isolation, healthcare-related anxiety, and the general stress of dealing with uncertainty has remained a national concern. In response to the staggering need for public mental health support, Nebraska recently introduced LB247, a bill to create a 3-digit Mental Health Crisis Hotline Task Force.

2021-04-13T12:24:01-05:00April 6th, 2021|News|

KZUM and Civic Nebraska partner to produce podcast club

In the first week, which was held over Zoom on Friday, February 12, students introduced themselves and were given a crash course targeting the basics of producing a podcast, such as weighing the necessity of internet connectivity, deciding whether listeners will have download ability and considering financial costs.

2021-03-22T03:15:38-05:00March 2nd, 2021|News|

The Cat House and Dolly’s Legacy Animal Rescue: two volunteer organizations focus on fostering

Animal fosterers are people from all walks of life–full-time workers, retirees, college students–and are involved with either the short-term or long-term fostering program. The latter is a program that works with animals that are not great candidates for adoption. The fosterers are committed to providing extra time and attention to cats who are injured or unable to function independently.

2021-03-10T01:50:57-06:00February 10th, 2021|News|

The new rhythm of life for local musicians

It’s no secret that the outbreak of COVID-19 has taken a toll on the local music scene. Beloved venues have closed their doors, social distancing measures have limited audience engagement, and performers have had to deal with the loss of a crucial aspect of their lives. With no other choice, Lincoln musicians have spent the past 10 months applying their creativity to finding new ways to perform, rehearse, and interact with the community. 

2021-04-13T12:28:45-05:00January 18th, 2021|Music, News|

New KZUM Program Archive

A New KZUM Program Archive is now available! This archive allows you to listen to KZUM programs for 2 weeks after they first air on 89.3 KZUM - In their entirety. If you miss one of your favorite shows or perhaps you just want to revisit one you've already heard, now you can enjoy it with the new ARCHIVE!

2021-04-13T12:28:02-05:00November 13th, 2020|News|
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