WAMU 88.5 : Metro Connection

Filed Under:

This Week On Metro Connection: Learning

Play associated audio

As students across the Washington region head back to school, we bring you a show all about Learning. We'll find out how D.C. Public Schools are giving physical education a makeover. We'll explore the increasingly intense competition in local private school admissions. And we'll talk with people engaged in other kinds of learning: from how how to till the land, to how to be mobile, culinary entrepreneurs.

[Music: "Every Little Bit Hurts" by John Davis from Title Tracks]


Military Veterans Take On Zombies In 'Range 15'

Range 15 is a new zombie movie made by war veterans for veterans. It's a dark comedy with a cast that includes a Navy Cross recipient, amputees and William Shatner.

Chef Eddie Huang On Cultural Identity And 'Intestine Sticky Rice Hot Dog'

Huang and his brothers, Evan and Emery, headed to China to reconnect with their culture, to eat lots and lots of food — and to cook. He's documented his travels in his new book, Double Cup Love.

Family of Kate Steinle Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit

The suit alleges San Francisco's "sanctuary city" immigration policies led to Steinle's death, allegedly at the hands of a man in the U.S. illegally. It also blames two federal agencies.

North Korea Linked To $81 Million Bangladesh Bank Heist

Experts say code used by hackers in recent attacks on banks appears to be the same as code used in an attack on Sony Pictures which the FBI says was carried out by North Korea.

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.