transgender http://iowapublicradio.org en Nell Irvin Painter on "The History of White People" http://iowapublicradio.org/post/nell-irvin-painter-history-white-people <p>Today on River to River, host Ben Kieffer speaks with two guests. First, he sits down with stef shuster, a Ph.D. candidate who specializes in medical sociology and gender. As part of the University of Iowa’s annual MLK Celebration of Human Rights, stef is giving a talk on “Building Positive Care Relationships Between Health Care Workers and Transgender Patients.”</p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 23:29:49 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Sarah Boden 35155 at http://iowapublicradio.org Nell Irvin Painter on "The History of White People" News Buzz: Voter Fraud, DOT Cameras, Transgender Homecoming, and Space Exploration http://iowapublicradio.org/post/news-buzz-voter-fraud-dot-cameras-transgender-homecoming-and-space-exploration <p>NASA&#39;s Juno spacecraft passed within about 350 miles of Earth&#39;s surface this week, before slingshotting off into space on a historic exploration of Jupiter.</p><p>On this news buzz version of River to River, hear from a University of Iowa research engineer about Juno, and from the president of the University of Iowa Amateur Radio<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Club about why they waved to Juno electronically, as it whizzed by.</span></p><p>That, and many other items in our news worth buzzing about.</p><p></p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 18:49:15 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Ben Stanton 30460 at http://iowapublicradio.org News Buzz: Voter Fraud, DOT Cameras, Transgender Homecoming, and Space Exploration Living Transgender In Iowa http://iowapublicradio.org/post/living-transgender-iowa <p>When Ed Krug was growing up in Cedar Rapids he felt like he always had something to prove.&nbsp; He was a successful athlete and went on to be a very aggressive and successful lawyer, but there was something wrong and he finally realized that he could no longer live as a man.&nbsp; Today on Talk of Iowa, host Charity Nebbe talks with Ellen Krug about being transgender and her journey to where she is today.</p> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 20:33:19 +0000 Emily Woodbury & Charity Nebbe 24228 at http://iowapublicradio.org Living Transgender In Iowa "Trans Oral History Project" Collects Stories of Transgendered People http://iowapublicradio.org/post/trans-oral-history-project-collects-stories-transgendered-people <p>This weekend in Iowa City, several events are planned around the theme of celebrating and understanding the lives of transgendered persons.</p><p>Andre Perez of the <a href="http://transoralhistory.com/">Trans Oral History Project </a>in Chicago joins IPR's Sarah McCammon for a conversation about trans issues and workshops designed to gather the stories of transgendered Iowans.</p><p>For more information about this weekend's events at the University of Iowa, click <a href="http://now.uiowa.edu/2013/04/trans-folk-tell-their-stories">here.</a></p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 11:22:40 +0000 Sarah McCammon 19449 at http://iowapublicradio.org "Trans Oral History Project" Collects Stories of Transgendered People Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Clinic & Talia Leman http://iowapublicradio.org/post/lesbian-gay-bisexual-and-transgender-clinic-talia-leman <div>The<a href="http://news.iowapublicradio.org/node/8815/edit"> </a><a href="http://www.livablecommunity.org/Handler.ashx?Item_ID=AF51E50A-9575-4931-90CD-CF148B1C457D" target="_blank">Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Clinic</a>, staffed by two primary care physicians Dr. Nicole Nisly and Dr. Tue, 02 Oct 2012 17:59:18 +0000 Ben Kieffer 8815 at http://iowapublicradio.org Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Clinic & Talia Leman