back arrowTough and Universal: Stories of Grit

Tough And Universal: After Being Shot, Former Football Star Herb Henry Takes Up Wheelchair…

9:14

Episode description

“Tough and Universal: Stories of Grit” is a new series from WFPL produced in partnership with IDEAS xLab. In this episode, former U of L football star Herb Henry talks about his life after being shot during his freshman year of college. Now, he's a wheelchair basketball player who owns his own sportswear apparel company and is passionate about healthy living.

episodes iconMore Episodes

Tough And Universal: After Health Scare, Asia Ford Lost Nearly Half Her Body Weight

November 2nd, 2018

11:49

“Tough and Universal: Stories of Grit” is a new series from WFPL produced in partnership with IDEAS xLab. In this episode, Louisville mother Asia Ford talks about the moment that made her realize she'd have to …

Tough And Universal: For Sally Evans And Paige Harlow, Reconciling Faith And Identity Was A Long Journey

October 19th, 2018

16:25

“Tough and Universal: Stories of Grit” is a new series from WFPL produced in partnership with IDEAS xLab. In this episode, married couple Sally Evans and Paige Harlow talk about how they reconciled their conservative …

Tough And Universal: Longtime Educator Catherine Talbott Is Still Passionate About Teaching

October 12th, 2018

13:07

“Tough and Universal: Stories of Grit” is a new series from WFPL produced in partnership with IDEAS xLab. In this episode, longtime educator Catherine Talbott remembers being among the first students to integrate …

Tough And Universal: Law School Graduate Carlos Hernandez Remembers Journey From Cuba To Louisville

October 5th, 2018

18:48

“Tough and Universal: Stories of Grit” is a new series from WFPL produced in partnership with IDEAS xLab. In this episode, recent law school graduate …

Tough And Universal: Cooking Instructor Nikkia Rhodes Remembers Smoketown Childhood

September 28th, 2018

13:06

“Tough and Universal: Stories of Grit” is a new series from WFPL produced in partnership with IDEAS xLab. In this episode, cooking instructor Nikkia Rhodes talks about her struggles growing up in Louisville’s Smoketown …

Tough and Universal - A New Podcast from WFPL and IDEAS xLab

September 26th, 2018

1:15

Beginning later this week, WFPL will air the first story in a new series: “Tough and Universal: Stories of Grit.”

These stories — produced in partnership with IDEAS xLab — are first-person accounts from people in your …

Loading ...

Download the RadioPublic app for
 FREE and never miss an episode.

Get it on Google PlayDownload on the App Store