ISTS Media Coverage and News Items

"German Orchestras Entertain Marenisco Audience"
by Miranda Anderson, Ironwood Daily Globe, Oct 14, 2013

"Sinfonic Selections for Winds and Strings" by Eric Johnson
FYI Northwoods, Boulder Junction, Wisconsin, Oct 23, 2012

"Innovators on the Move" radio interview
US Airways In-Flight Radio Channel
Business and Technology Report, Jan-Feb 2012

"Introducing the Institute for Small Town Studies"
CNN Airport News, Jan 6-12, 2012

"The Designer", by Greg Blake Miller
Vegas Seven, Jan 27 2011

"Designing Opportunities for Architects and Others to Learn"
by Joyce Gorsuch, BLVDS magazine, Issue 22, 2010

"Making Designs on Vegas", roundtable discussion
moderated by T.R. Witcher, Las Vegas Weekly, February 19, 2009

"The Shapers of Things To Come", by Matt Keleman
Architecture Las Vegas, 2009

“You Can’t Travel Across the Country in Style Without a Piano”
by Kirsten Petersen, Las Vegas Sun, November 24, 2008

"Old Grammar School to Transform into New Design Center"
by Beverly Bryan, The View Neighborhood Newspaper, Nov 13, 2007

"Briefs as an Economic Indicator?", by Mike Kilen
The Des Moines Register, November 26, 2006

"Interview: Upe Flueckiger"
MoCo Loco, Modern Contmeporary Design magazine. August 16, 2006

"You Can Always Go Downtown", by Anita French
The Morning News, Rogers, Arkansas. Saturday, July 22, 2006

"A Haven in Hyattsville", by Darragh Johnson
The Washington Post Magazine, Sunday, March 5, 2006
(Maryland restoration work by ISTS Advisor Garth Rockcastle)

"A Corrugated House In a Sunburned Land", by Paige Williams
The New York Times, February 23, 2006
(residential design in Lubbock, Texas by ISTS Research Fellow Urs Flueckiger)

"From the Stacks", a new review of fishwrap by Nick Rose Minneapolis, Minnesota. February 17, 2006

"San Pierre Revitalization Gets Nod From Commissioners"
The Pilot News, Plymouth, Indiana. December 30, 2005

Two articles by Chris Dodge about the ISTS Journal fishwrap:
"Loaded Magazines" and "Words From the Grass Roots"
Utne Magazine Minneapolis, Minnesota. November/December, 2005

"ISTS Director Visits Fairfield Rotary"
Fairfield, Iowa. July 15, 2005

"National Advocate for Small Towns Visits San Pierre"
Starke County NewsHawk, Knox, Indiana. July 13, 2005

"Community Leaders Discuss Bypass Plan"
Las Vegas Review-Journal, Las Vegas, Nevada. April 20, 2005

"Expansion Plans Include Remodel of Historic Church"
The Kingman Daily Miner, Kingman, Arizona. April 8, 2005

"Voices of Humanities in Iowa"
KUNI Public Radio, Cedar Falls, Iowa. March-April, 2005

"Small Towns Are A Big Subject for Institute"
Ottumwa Courier, Ottumwa, Iowa. March 26, 2005

"Train Shopping"
Living In Iowa, Iowa Public Television, broadcast December 24, 2004
Windows Media Player clip coming soon!

"WPA Posters Coming to Iowa"
KTVO-3, ABC affiliate, Kirksville, Missouri / Ottumwa, Iowa. May 31, 2004
See the Windows Media Player clip here!

"Small Town Guy"
Washington Evening Journal, Wahington, Iowa. May 25, 2004

"Passion for Small Towns"
Fairfield Ledger, Fairfield, Iowa. May 21, 2004

"Community Leaders Visit Assembly Plant in Mexico, Gain Insight"
The Ottumwa Courier, Ottumwa, Iowa. January 26, 2004

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