Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Since You Asked! Episode 13: State Single Audits

What is a state single audit and why is it important? Librarian Julie Niederhauser talks with Colleen Campbell, State Single Audit Coordinator of the Finance Division of the State of Alaska Department of Administration. Colleen enlightens listeners about the how and the why of state single audits and what that means for entities and organizations within Alaska who receive grants.

Listen to Podcast (.mp3)
[ 24 minutes ]
Recorded on June 26, 2014

Learn more: 

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Since You Asked! Episode 12: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Trends in Alaska

Ever wondered where all those numbers and statistics come from when it comes to substance abuse and mental health issues within Alaska? Librarian Julie Niederhauser interviews Ken Boegli, a research analyst of the Alaska Division of Behavioral Health, about substance abuse and mental health trends in Alaska. Learn where Alaska ranks compared to the rest of the United States when it comes down to the number of suicides or the abuse of marijuana within our state.

Listen to Podcast
[ 26 minutes ]
Recorded on April 4, 2014

Online access to statistics:

Sunday, June 15, 2014

Since You Asked! Episode 11: Alaska Water and Sewer Challenge

Librarian Julie Niederhauser speaks with Bill Griffith,  Project Manager of the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation’s Alaska Water and Sewer Challenge, a research and development effort to find better and more affordable methods to deliver drinking water and sewage disposal services to rural Alaska.  

Listen to Podcast (.mp3) 
[ 18 minutes ]
Recorded on April 14, 2014

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Since You Asked! Episode 10: Support for Service Programs

Librarian Julie Niederhauser interviews Robert Sewell, Health Program Manager, Health Planning & Systems Development, Alaska Dept of Health & Social Services

Listen to Podcast (.mp3) 
[ 25 minutes ]
Recorded on March 21, 2014

Learn more about Health Planning & Systems Development in Alaska:

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Since You Asked! Episode 9: Juneau Public Libraries

Librarian Julie Niederhauser interviews Robert Barr, director of Juneau Public Libraries.

Listen to Podcast (.mp3) 
[ 21 minutes ]
Recorded on January 24, 2014

Contact Juneau Public Libraries: