February 6, 2009 – Julie Root's guests are Spoon River College President Robert Ritschel and SRC Director of Marketing Anna Buehrer. They talk about SRC's 50th Anniversary celebration and the challenges facing community colleges.
January 30, 2009 – Rich Egger's guest is Aimee Shouse. She is the new Chair of the Women's Studies Department at Western Illinois University. They talk about the history of the department and her vision for it.
January 23, 2009 – Jason Parrott talks to representatives from three arts centers in southeast Iowa to find out what their plans are for the year ahead. The guests are Tom Seabold of the Keokuk Art Center, Brian Riggs of the Fort Madison Area Arts Association, and Ann Distelhorst of the Art Guild of Burlington.
January 16, 2009 – Rich Egger talks to representatives from three arts centers in western Illinois to find out what their plans are for the year ahead. The guests are Dave Dorsett of the West Central Illinois Arts Center in Macomb, Susan Twomey of the Buchanan Center for the Arts in Monmouth, and the Heather Norman of the Galesburg Civic Art Center.