Soleil Mycko

Audience Services Coordinator

Soleil is a Southern Oregon native who grew up listening to JPR. She recently graduated from Portland State University with a Bachelor's of Science in Community Development with a minor in Sustainable Urban Development. Before joining JPR she worked with First Stop Portland introducing national and international delegations to Portland's unique strategies for creating a sustainable city. During her free time, Soleil can often be found in her kitchen crafting new recipes or roaming outside with her rambunctious dog Miles.

JPR and the Oregon Center for the Arts at Southern Oregon University present Darlingside with special guest River Whyless in concert Monday night, March 4th at the SOU Music Recital Hall in Ashland at 8pm. Tickets are available online by CLICKING HERE.  

JPR favorite Darlingside is known for their lush choral harmonies and dynamic performances. NPR has called their music "exquisitely-arranged, literary-minded, baroque folk-pop." River Whyless is another string-based band that has become a regular on JPR playlists and NPR says they combine "exceptional songwriting talent and unexpected sounds for something truly singular."  Both bands have performed NPR Tiny Desk Concerts and have been featured prominently as World Cafe "Essential and Emerging Artists." Join us for a special evening of music featuring two bands making a name for themselves on the contemporary music scene.

JPR and the Oregon Center for the Arts at Southern Oregon University present Jake Shimabukuro in concert Wednesday night, January 30th at the SOU Music Recital Hall in Ashland at 8pm. Tickets are available online by CLICKING HERE.

Virtuoso ukulele rock star (yes, that’s a thing), Jake Shimabukuro is a musical force.  With his lightning-fast fingers, innovative playing techniques and contagious enthusiasm, Jake Shimabukuro has singularly altered expectations for his instrument. 

We have joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that inspires individuals, communities and organizations to give back to the charities and causes they celebrate to help create a better world. The idea is simple. Giving Tuesday is a day developed to balance the commercialism of Cyber Monday and Black Friday. 

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                                                               Tuesday, November 27th

The 38th Annual JPR Winetasting & Silent Auction, generously sponsored by the Ashland Food Co-op and Gastroenterology Consultants, takes place Thursday | February 7 | 6-9 PM at a brand new location, Ashland Hills Hotel & Suites, just off exit 14 in south Ashland. This new venue, still part of the Neuman Hotel Group, provides a much larger space for our event which has grown over the years.

JPR and the Oregon Center for the Arts at SOU are holding a Grand Opening Celebration and Open House at the new JPR Broadcast Center and SOU Theater Building on Saturday, November 10th. 

The JPR Foundation is seeking an Audience Service Coordinator for Jefferson Public Radio (JPR). The position works out of the brand new JPR Broadcast Center on the Southern Oregon University (SOU) campus in Ashland, Oregon. The JPR Foundation is dedicated to raising funds to support JPR’s mission to feed the human intellectual and creative spirit of Southern Oregon and Northern California communities.

Southern Oregon University and Jefferson Public Radio will host a town hall meeting with Oregon State Senate District 3 candidates Jessica Gomez and Jeff Golden on Thursday, October 11th at the SOU Music Recital Hall at 7:00 pm.

Jefferson Public Radio (JPR) seeks a Broadcast Engineer to assist the Director of Engineering in maintaining, operating and developing the technical systems that enable JPR to fulfill its public service mission.