Athens News Matters: June 26, 2020

Jun 26, 2020

This week on Athens News Matters, hear:

  • CCSD Interim Superintendent Xernona Thomas on the district's reopening plans
  • State Rep. Houston Gaines on a proposed hate crimes bill and the state's budget
  • The panel discuss the recent town hall and the financial impact of the pandemic
  • What you should know about COVID-19 modeling, from the director of UGA's Center for the Ecology of Infectious Diseases
  • ACC District 6 voters react to the results of their commission election
  • Jeanne Davis check in with local protestors amid continuing demonstrations against racism and police brutality
  • Two local high school students talk about their research-based podcast, "The Finch"
  • A look back at Igor Stravinsky's pivotal ballet "The Firebird," 110 years after its premier