Podcasts

Podcasts

Podcasts

barney frank

Monday, May 11, 201505/11/2015

Let’s Be (Barney) Frank

In Bill Newman

Congressman Barney Frank. He is coming to the Valley (Mount Holyoke College) tomorrow evening. His new book is “Frank: a Life in Politics from the Great Society to Same-Sex Marriage.” Then, Hampshire professor and astronomer Salman Hameed on TMT.

jill monson bishop

Saturday, May 9, 201505/09/2015

The Western Mass Business Show 5.9.15

In The Western Mass. Business Show

Ira talks with Jill Monson-Bishop from Inspired Marketing.

umass grad

Friday, May 8, 201505/08/2015

Beyond The Bubble Test

In Bill Newman

5/8: Professor (and former teacher) Joel Westheimer on the future of our public schools. His new book: “What Kind of Citizen?” ICONS! with UMass prof. Scott Auerbach and graduating (today!) senior (OMG-amazingly talented and accomplished) Hannah French; Jim Levy on tomorrow’s SOS plant sale.

arlene

Thursday, May 7, 201505/07/2015

Armenia, The Artic & Our Mothers

In Bill Newman

5/7: For Mothers’ (yes, plural!!) Day — Ann Imig –Listen to Your Mother; UMass Professor Emeritus and Armenian-American Arlene Avakian, who just returned from Turkey, on the anniversary of the Armenian genocide; Attorney Drew Caputo from Earth Justice on impending drilling in the Artic.

larry hott

Wednesday, May 6, 201505/06/2015

Cool Films with Larry Hott

In Bill Newman

5/6: Cool Films with Northampton-based, Emmy award-winning filmmaker Larry Hott; a new President for UMass –our lead topic on Your State U. with PHENON (Public Higher Education Network of Massachusetts) founder, Professor Max Page.

alex morse

Wednesday, May 6, 201505/06/2015

The Mayor & Martians

In Bill Newman

Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse on the state takeover of his city’s schools; astronomer/professor Salman Hameed on aliens taking over our planet; Stephanie Carlson & Meryl Cohn on the “Play by Play” festival, coming to the A.P.E. Gallery in Northampton.

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Tuesday, May 5, 201505/05/2015

On The Money (5/6/15)

In On the Money

Will the Bull Market see it’s 7th Birthday? Is it the right time for an interest rate hike? Another Social…

yelling

Monday, May 4, 201505/04/2015

Women Rock! Literally May 2, 2015

In Unfiltered

steve kulik

Monday, May 4, 201505/04/2015

How A Bond Becomes $$$

In Bill Newman

State Representative Steve Kulik; Rose Bookbinder, Coordinator, Pioneer Valley Workers Center with the filmmakers of “The Hand That Feeds” Rachel Lears & Robin Blotnick; plus a very special edition of Black in the Valley.

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Global life expectancy rises, but people live sicker for longer

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General health has improved worldwide, thanks to significant progress against infectious diseases and gains in fighting maternal and child illnesses.

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When Congress returns from vacation, budget fight looms

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The U.S. Congress will soon embark on a high-stakes budget negotiation with President Barack Obama that, if productive, could give Republicans the increased military spending they want and Democrats the increased domestic spending they seek.

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Hundreds Turn Out For Transperformance

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Northampton's annual benefit musical festival, Transperformance, celebrated 25 years last night at Pines Theater in Look Park

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Text Messages Focus at UMass Gang Rape Trial

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The defense says Adam Liccardi had consensual sex with the woman and stayed behind to comfort her after she was raped by one of his friends

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Charlemont Bridge Closed Indefinitely After Inspection

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The state Department of Transportation has ordered that the West Oxbow Road Bridge be shut down because of structural damage