Pulling up a seat at the table

When we were initially selected for the NPR Next Generation Radio project in March, I was grateful to have been considered for the opportunity. Now, with the uncertainty we’ve all experienced the last few months and having completed the training, there’s so much more to be grateful for. After a whirlwind of a week, I […]


“All the World’s a Stage”: Vibrant Life Director entertains elders in socially distant community living

In light of social distancing requirements, Vibrant Life Director Benny Medina had to make drastic changes to how she approaches her work engaging the senior residents in her community. With her background in musical theater, she did so one song and one costume at a time.


Meet Katherine Tangalakis-Lippert

Katherine Tangalakis-Lippert is currently a freelance journalist living just outside the San Fernando Valley with her retired service dog, Liberty. She received her bachelor’s in communication from Cal Lutheran in 2019 and followed it up with a master’s degree in specialized journalism from the University of Southern California in May. When she isn’t researching media […]