Podcasts

Podcasts

Podcasts

fire pond

Tuesday, May 12, 201505/12/2015

Fire Pond & Pipeline Update

In Bill Newman

5.12.15

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

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The study of more than 500,000 Americans found improvements in insurance coverage, access to primary care and prescriptions, and overall health since late 2013.

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Boston was picked by the U.S. Olympic Committee to be the country's candidate for the 2024 Games but rescinded its bid in a spectacular U-turn on Monday after the city's mayor said taxpayers could not afford to host the event.

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The drop in ownership underscores the damage inflicted on housing by the recession and the economy's subsequent slow recovery from the downturn.

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U.S., Turkey weigh which Syrian rebels to support in border area

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The United States and Turkey have not yet agreed which Syrian rebels they will support in a joint effort to help clear Islamic State from an area along the Turkish border.

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U.S. dentist accused of killing beloved Cecil the Lion

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Wildlife officials accused an American hunter of killing one of the oldest and most famous lions in Zimbabwe, without a permit after paying $50,000 to two people who lured the beast to its death.