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The Afternoons with Amos PODCAST For Friday, October 23, 2015. NEW INFORMATION ADDED! DETAILS ON INNOVATION SCHOOLS. WHERE SCHOOL 70 STUDENTS LIVE. WHERE CFI WAITING LIST STUDENTS LIVE! (The Afternoons with Amos Interview With IPS Supt. Dr. Lewis Ferebee Begins At 51:22 Mark On PODCAST Media Player). In an intense, hour long interview, IPS Supt. Dr. Lewis Ferebee […]

A relaxed, confident Martin University President Dr. Eugene White appeared on Afternoons with Amos at the start of the University’s Homecoming Week to talk about the university and the progress its making.  Dr. White who’s been President of Martin University for over a year talked first about the school’s homecoming events, which including naming 22nd […]

In a sudden move that upset faculty, students, alumni and members of the community, Martin University has fired sixteen employees. The decision, suddenly announced on Friday (October 18), took the university community and general community by surprise.  Students flooded AM1310 The Light’s Friday Amos & Abdul program with calls and complaints of concern.  Callers charged […]

In a stunning announcement, the Trustees of Martin University has named former Indianapolis Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Eugene White as the university’s Interim President.  Dr. White takes the helm of the Indianapolis’ o and Indiana’s only HBCU from Dr. George Miller who announced last month that he was leaving Martin University after two years.  Dr. […]

A relaxed, expansive, philosophical Dr. Eugene White sat down with Afternoons with Amos for his final media interview as Superintendent of the Indianapolis Public Schools.  White, who will leave his post after more than even years at the helm of the second largest school district in Indiana sat down with me in an unexpected interview.  […]

Indianapolis Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Eugene White talked frankly about his future with IPS. Monday a new school board took office, include three new reformers elected last November.  Many believe those three along with three others who had opposed some of Dr. White initiatives could oppose White’s continuing as head of Indiana’s second largest school […]

How do we improve Indianapolis schools and preschools? Afternoons with Amos turned itself into a special two hour Town Hall where listeners could share their views on making both K-12 and preschool better for African-American and all children. The special broadcast was part of the effort by What’s Possible Indy a collaboration wit between the […]

From 1974 to 1998, 2126 N Meridian in Indianapolis was a iconic significant address. It was the home of Indy’s first full time Black radio station WTLC-FM.  In September 1992 a second WTLC debuted at that historic location at 1310 on the AM dial.  Part of the new station’s programming was a weekday Black talk […]

On the first day of a critical new school year for the Indianapolis Public Schools, Superintendent Dr. Eugene White came to Afternoons with Amos to talk about a wide range of issues facing the state’s largest school district.  In an exclusive extended interview, Dr. White talked about a variety of critical IPS issues from the […]

IPS Supt. Dr. Eugene White strongly defended the Indianapolis Public Schools and blasted the proposal by The Mind Trust to radically reform the district. On Afternoons with Amos, Dr. White discussed his A+ reorganization plan while pointing out the problems with the Mind Trust proposal. Dr. White discussed a lot of issues including the district’s […]

Audio Included in Post. Runs 53 Minutes ©2011 WTLC/Radio One. Embattled Shortridge High School Principal Brandon Cosby appeared on Afternoons with Amos to tell his side of the story that sees the talented respected principal forced out by IPS Supt. Dr. Eugene White. In an interview that at times became quite emotional as callers, including […]