Brooklynn LiCastro

Intern

Brooklynn LiCastro joined KOSU as an intern in June 2019.

Brooklynn graduated from Yukon High School in 2018 and is currently studying Political Science with a minor in Ethics in Society at Stanford University. Brooklynn is a lifelong listener of KOSU and maintains her KOSU roots in California with the NPR One app.

At Stanford, Brooklynn works to promote socio-economic equality in higher education as a core member of the First Generation Low-income Partnership, helps integrate freshmen teaching a class called Frosh 101, and fosters a campus culture of service as a Service Scholar.

In her free time, Brooklynn likes to hike in the Wichita Mountains, karaoke ‘90s music, and drink copious amounts of tea.

Ways to Connect

Lenora LaVictoire

Oklahoma City’s Day Shelter for people experiencing homelessness recently got an up-do. Rooted Barber + Shop opened a new in-house shop at the shelter on July 22nd.

Bryan Moore has been cutting people’s hair at the shelter for several years, but on July 22nd he gave his first cut in an actual barber’s chair.

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Changes to Oklahoma’s medical marijuana program will go into effect on August 29th, following new regulations passed by lawmakers earlier this year.