Nora Zambreno http://upr.org en Paving The Way For Higher Education In Rural Utah http://upr.org/post/paving-way-higher-education-rural-utah <p>UPR's Nora Zambreno met up with her academic mentor Glenn Wilde at the StoryCorps booth.&nbsp; Glenn served as Dean of the Learning Resources Program at Utah State University and shared memories of his early career at Utah State and delivering credit classes in Utah's Uintah Basin for the Extension Class Division.</p><p>Glenn Wilde also shared memories of his hometown of Coalville and Bunny's Bar and Grill.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:51:39 +0000 Nora Zambreno & Bennett Purser 39799 at http://upr.org Paving The Way For Higher Education In Rural Utah March 2014 Pledge Drive Winners Announced http://upr.org/post/march-2014-pledge-drive-winners-announced <p></p><p><strong>CHOCOLATE</strong><br /><em>Box of Gourmet Chocolates from Chocolot Artisan Confections</em><br />&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;April Conner, Paradise<br />&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Jessie Cammack, St. George<br />&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Carolyn Brittain, Providence<br />&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Chad Hamblin, Roosevelt<br />&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Byron Sessions, Hyde Park</p><p><strong>TICKETS</strong></p><p><em>Garrison Keillor, 1 pair of tickets, April 3 Performance, Park City</em><br />&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Jeneile Tams, Paradise</p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 22:56:37 +0000 Bryan Earl & Nora Zambreno 39206 at http://upr.org March 2014 Pledge Drive Winners Announced Join UPR Now, Become A Member http://upr.org/post/join-upr-now-become-member <p><a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/upr/Sustainer/form.pledgemain?__utma=80343635.1851499764.1383161358.1395258099.1395263470.172&amp;__utmb=80343635.28.9.1395267322219&amp;__utmc=80343635&amp;__utmx=-&amp;__utmz=80343635.1394571506.157.5.utmcsr=upr.org|utmccn=%28referral%29|utmcmd=referral|utmcct=/&amp;__utmv=-&amp;__utmk=208057243&amp;__utma=80343635.1851499764.1383161358.1396038387.1396038387.191&amp;__utmb=80343635.80.9.1396047778677&amp;__utmc=80343635&amp;__utmx=-&amp;__utmz=80343635.1394571506.157.5.utmcsr=upr.org|utmccn=%28referral%29|utmcmd=referral|utmcct=/&amp;__utmv=-&amp;__utmk=218067615" target="_blank"><strong>&gt;&gt;BECOME A MEMBER NOW!&lt;&lt;</strong></a><br />&nbsp;</p><p>It's the last day of the spring membership drive, and if you've been waiting to make your contribution, now is the time to step forward and throw in your hat (contribution). Everyone who completes the online form today will be entered to win one of two (1 of 2) iPad 3s.</p><p>If you don't have a hat, you can also enter the drawing to receive Finn Brewer's hat, between 9 and 11 a.m. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 23:31:51 +0000 Nora Zambreno & Bryan Earl 38882 at http://upr.org Join UPR Now, Become A Member Enter Drawing for Southern Utah Getaway -- Contribute Now http://upr.org/post/enter-drawing-southern-utah-getaway-contribute-now <p></p><p><strong><a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/upr/Sustainer/form.pledgemain?__utma=80343635.1851499764.1383161358.1395258099.1395263470.172&amp;__utmb=80343635.28.9.1395267322219&amp;__utmc=80343635&amp;__utmx=-&amp;__utmz=80343635.1394571506.157.5.utmcsr=upr.org|utmccn=%28referral%29|utmcmd=referral|utmcct=/&amp;__utmv=-&amp;__utmk=208057243">&gt;&gt;PLEDGE NOW&lt;&lt;</a></strong></p><p>Help Us Meet Our Goal - $70,000:&nbsp; Make a&nbsp; difference with your <a href="http://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/upr/Sustainer/form.pledgemain?__utma=80343635.1851499764.1383161358.1395258099.1395263470.172&amp;__utmb=80343635.28.9.1395267322219&amp;__utmc=80343635&amp;__utmx=-&amp;__utmz=80343635.1394571506.157.5.utmcsr=upr.org|utmccn=%28referral%29|utmcmd=referral|utmcct=/&amp;__utmv=-&amp;__utmk=208057243" target="_blank">sustaining membership</a> or <a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/upr/default/form.pledgemain" target="_blank">one-time gift</a>, and we’ll tip our hats to you. Complete the online form today to enter yourself into a drawing for a southern Utah vacation.<br /><br /><strong>Getaway Package in Southern Utah</strong><br />&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;(1) Pair of tickets to <a href="https://www.tuacahn.org/Online/default.asp?doWork::WScontent::loadArticle=Load&amp;BOparam::WScontent::loadArticle::article_id=85FE651F-FEAF-4EB6-B199-8F0CB3558E19&amp;brandingName=TCA_Joseph&amp;menu_id=4B7AF5DF-6362-4559-8FAC-D2582B7F5F92&amp;sToken=1%2C81964173%2C53333cfd%2C03A2073F-377F-4F66-8D64-2AA54EE21BE0%2CF5R9iXDy6FilJRO35C%2BIyLWOsa4%3D#.UzM9N4XLJc8" target="_blank">Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat</a>, Tuacahn Amphitheatre, Ivins UT<br />&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;(1) $25 gift certificate to <a href="http://www.coyotegulchartvillage.com/xetava.html" target="_blank">Xetava Gardens Café</a>, Ivins UT<br />&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;(1) Two-night condominium stay with amenities, Coral Ridge Community, St. George</p><p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 22:59:43 +0000 Bryan Earl & Nora Zambreno 38759 at http://upr.org Enter Drawing for Southern Utah Getaway -- Contribute Now Pledge During Power Hours This Morning http://upr.org/post/pledge-during-power-hours-morning <p>HELP UPR RAISE $3000 by 9:00 THIS MORNING and win one of three 16GB iPad Minis!</p><p><a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/upr/Sustainer/form.pledgemain" target="_blank">&lt;&lt;CLICK HERE TO CONTRIBUTE AND ENTER DRAWINGS&gt;&gt;</a> or call 1-800-826-1495.</p><p>From 7:20am until 9:00am this morning, when you call or <a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/upr/Sustainer/form.pledgemain">complete our online form</a>, you’ll be entered into a drawing for one of three, 16GB iPad Minis. During that time, for every $1000 raised another iPad Mini will be given away. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 22:18:42 +0000 Nora Zambreno & Bryan Earl 38715 at http://upr.org Pledge During Power Hours This Morning Driveway Moment: Human Connections http://upr.org/post/driveway-moment-human-connections <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Nora Zambreno&nbsp;is the Development and Public Relations Specialist at Utah Public Radio.</p><p></p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Nora Zambreno 38431 at http://upr.org Driveway Moment: Human Connections Hats Off To UPR Members http://upr.org/post/hats-upr-members <p><strong><a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/upr/Sustainer/form.pledgemain?__utma=80343635.1851499764.1383161358.1395258099.1395263470.172&amp;__utmb=80343635.28.9.1395267322219&amp;__utmc=80343635&amp;__utmx=-&amp;__utmz=80343635.1394571506.157.5.utmcsr=upr.org|utmccn=%28referral%29|utmcmd=referral|utmcct=/&amp;__utmv=-&amp;__utmk=208057243">&gt;&gt;BECOME A MEMBER NOW&lt;&lt;</a></strong><br />&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>Making you happy makes us happy. If you're not a member, show us that we matter by throwing your financial hat in our ring. If you would like to become a member, <strong><a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/upr/Sustainer/form.pledgemain?__utma=80343635.1851499764.1383161358.1395258099.1395263470.172&amp;__utmb=80343635.81.9.1395268337171&amp;__utmc=80343635&amp;__utmx=-&amp;__utmz=80343635.1394571506.157.5.utmcsr=upr.org|utmccn=%28referral%29|utmcmd=referral|utmcct=/&amp;__utmv=-&amp;__utmk=244888588" target="_blank">make a pledge online</a></strong>, by calling 1.435.797.8877, or by mail.</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/3199fGE-LGg" width="560"></iframe></p><p></p><p></p><p><br /><br /> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 22:25:59 +0000 Bryan Earl & Nora Zambreno 38436 at http://upr.org UPR Benefit Dinner at Angie's http://upr.org/post/upr-benefit-dinner-angies <p>You&#39;re invited! Join the staff of Utah Public Radio for a benefit dinner at Angie&#39;s Restaurant in Logan.</p><p><strong>July 10, 2012 | 5:00 - 10:00 p.m.</strong></p><p>Order off the regular menu: <em><strong>20%</strong></em> of all proceeds from the night will go to directly to UPR.</p><p>Or<a href="https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dGhRdXYtSl9VMVp1Tnh4ZXBRZ0ctSFE6MQ"> <strong>Reserve a Seat at the Meet &amp; Eat with UPR Staff</strong></a> and enjoy a set menu in our company from 5:30 - 7:30. Thu, 21 Jun 2012 22:05:07 +0000 Nora Zambreno 9136 at http://upr.org UPR Benefit Dinner at Angie's