Black Awareness Association, Juneau

Being Black in the Military, Part 2

In honor of Veteran’s Day, Sherry Patterson and Christina Michelle Patterson of the Black Awareness Association are continuing their conversation with Black Veterans about their experiences serving in the military. Part one of this conversation aired Thursday, November 12. Introduction: Part 2, Segment 1: Part 2, Segment 2: That’s Thursday, live at 3:00 p.m. on…

Being Black in the military: Part one

In observance of Veteran’s Day, Sherry Patterson and Christina Michelle Patterson of the Black Awareness Association are talking with Black Veterans about their experiences serving in the military. The Juneau Black Awareness Association was honored to hear the stories of these Veterans who had also all been stationed in Alaska. Part one of this conversation…

Maintaining interracial friendships in times of social conflict

Best friends Kelli Patterson and Heather Pedersen curate today’s conversation for Juneau Afternoon, brought to you by the Black Awareness Association of Juneau. Part 1: Part 2: Part 3: That’s Thursday, live at 3:00 p.m. on KTOO Juneau 104.3, online at KTOO.org, and repeated at 4:00 p.m. on KRNN 102.7.

Music Reigns Supreme

Christina Michelle hosts Juneau Afternoon Thursday, October 22, 2020. On today’s show, we’ll meet Scherrie Payne & Susaye Greene, formerly of The Supremes. With hits like “Stop! In The Name Of Love” and “You Can’t Hurry Love,” these artists made Motown history. Hear their stories of fame, friendship, and more, along with some great music,…

Breast cancer awareness and the Black community

Christina Michelle hosts Juneau Afternoon Thursday, October 22, 2020. On Thursday’s show, the Black Awareness Association of Juneau curates a conversation about breast cancer awareness in the Black community. Guests include the Lead Mammographer at Bartlett Regional Hospital and breast cancer survivors. Part 1: Part 2: Part 3: That’s Thursday, live at 3:00 p.m. on…

Music in Black Culture, Part 2

On today’s show, host Christina Michelle Patterson of the Black Awareness Association of Juneau moderates a continuation of last week’s discussion about music in Black culture with conductor Charles E. Dickerson III. Part 1: Part 2: Part 3: That’s Thursday, live at 3:00 p.m. on KTOO Juneau 104.3, online at KTOO.org, and repeated at 4:00…

Music in Black culture

Thursday, October 8, 2020. On today’s show, host Christina Michelle Patterson of the Black Awareness Association of Juneau moderates a discussion about music in Black culture. Guests include California music instructor Lori Grace, and conductor Charles E. Dickerson III. Part 1: Part 2: Close:

Being Black in America in 2020

On today’s show, host Christina Michelle Patterson of the Black Awareness Association of Juneau moderates a discussion titled Being Black in America in 2020. Guests include speakers from several states including Georgia, Louisiana, Virginia and Washington who share their experiences in this COVID-19 and racially charged climate. Part 1: Part 2: Part 3:

Black Awareness Association of Juneau speaks with attorney Lori Colbert

On Thursday, September 24, 2020, Kay Smith and President Sherry Patterson, of the Black Awareness Association of Juneau, moderate a discussion with attorney Lori Colbert of Colbert Family Law LLC in Anchorage. They discuss Thurgood Marshall, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Brown versus Board of Education, the current racial climate, and more. Part 1: Part 2: Part…

Three Ways to Heal From Judgement

On Thursday, September 17, Christina Michelle Patterson, of the Black Awareness Association of Juneau, presents a talk titled “Three Ways to Heal from Judgement.” Part 1: Part 2: Part 3: That’s Thursday, live at 3:00 p.m. on KTOO Juneau 104.3, online at KTOO.org, and repeated at 4:00 p.m. on KRNN 102.7.

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