Vox Voice

Vox Voice

Latest Episodes

Ep. 6: The Burney Sisters - Folk-pop stars in the making
May 08, 2020

Olivia and Emma Burney, aged 15 and 12 respectively, have only been performing as The Burney Sisters for about three years. In that short period, the sisters' folk-pop music has taken them to festivals and music halls across mid-Missouri. Hear…

Ep. 5: Jina Yoo - A self-made restaurant entrepreneur
November 22, 2019

Restaurant entrepreneur Jina Yoo grew up in South Korea studying music. Today, she’s made a name for herself in the Columbia food scene as the owner of Jina Yoo’s Asian Bistro and Le Bao Asian Eatery. Hear about Yoo’s journey…

Ep. 4: Speer Morgan - Missouri’s literary master
November 22, 2019

As the editor of The Missouri Review, Speer Morgan has turned his passion for reading and writing into a lifelong career. Through his work at the literary magazine, he promotes up-and-coming writers and unearths hidden treasures. Hear about Morgan’s passi

Ep. 3: Traci Wilson-Kleekamp - An unwavering voice
November 22, 2019

Traci Wilson-Kleekamp grew up in a diverse New Mexico neighborhood where she learned the importance of speaking up. Now, as the president of Race Matters, Friends, she speaks out for change in our bustling mid-Missouri town. She uses her voice…

Ep. 1: Barbara Buffaloe - Protector of the Earth
May 13, 2019

As the city’s first sustainability manager, Barbara Buffaloe is working to make sustainability easy and efficient for both businesses and citizens by encouraging people to think about how and why they use what they use. She’s spearheading the Climate Acti

Ep. 2: Dan Viets - Mid-Missouri’s medical marijuana man
May 13, 2019

Dan Viets is part of the group that drafted Amendment 2. Medical marijuana is now legal in Missouri, but Viets has the particulars on who gets what when. Listen to our second episode to hear all about it.

Welcome to Vox Voice
May 09, 2019

Vox Voice is a new podcast from Vox Magazine that shines a light on the local figures of Columbia, Missouri. It’s a fun and informative behind-the-scenes look at the change makers of the community. Our first two episodes release Monday,…