Guest hostess, U.C. Berkeley student Helen Kirkby, joins the show to make measure with UCI sociology professor David Meyer and UCI student Parshan Khosravi, examining student activism in California and beyond. The high cost of learning, voting behavior, news consumption, racial justice, and climate change get their attention. In the second half, Executive Director of the Environmental Nature Center, Bo Glover, launches plans for the Center’s new preschool, scheduled to start in January 2017. The curriculum will offer an alternative to sanitized early learning lessons in the burbs. Information about the Center’s preschool campaign as well as current ongoing activities is available at: http://encenter.org/.