RadioACTive 06.06.22

  • June 6, 2022
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As DACA turns 10 this month, RadioACTive's Lara Jones checks in with folks counting on Congress to do something about their limbo status ... still. Plus, Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy and a call for youth diplomats. 

Tonight's show featured the following people, organizations and/or events, led by Volunteer Host Risshan Leak:

Vincent Carson of Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy, a nonpartisan, nonprofit dedicated to promoting respect and understanding between the people of Utah and other nations one handshake at a time.

  • June 30: Deadline for nominations for 7 for 17 Awards, highlighting young people (14-32) working to achieve one of the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in Utah. Click here for the nomination form.

  • Sept. 24: International Youth Summit, a free, single-day conference for Utah youth, aged 14-32. The International Youth Summit aims to bring current and future activists, changemakers, and leaders together to network, connect, and inspire each other. This year's theme: Rising Tide, a triple entendre for:

    • youth leadership
    • equity, diversity, inclusion, justice (a rising tide lifts all boats)
    • climate change and the Great Salt Lake

RadioACTive talked about DACA with several folks willing to share their personal and professional stories. They included:

Guests' views, thoughts or opinions shared by guests are their own and do not necessarily reflect those of the board, staff or members of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah, KRCL 90.9fm. RadioACTive Executive Producer Lara Jones hosted tonight's show.