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James Huntington Ph.D.

Sunday, February 5, 2012 - 10:30pm

Most Americans have always believed that good people could find work and support themselves. Unfortunately, that idea may be gone forever and no economic recovery will bring it back. Almost 20 million Americans are out of work and yet Washington is unable or uninterested in getting a handle on the situation. Are we doomed? Tune in this Sunday evening at 10:30 PM when Al is joined by business professor and author, James Huntington. His new book " Works New Age" gives new meaning to gainful employment.

Mattias Waschek & RON ROSENSTOCK

Sunday, February 5, 2012 - 9:00pm

Inquiry welcomes the new Director of the WORCESTER ART MUSEUM MATTIAS WASCHEK. In this wide-ranging and fascinating discussion, Mattias Waschek talks about what art museums need to do to stay vital in the twenty-first century, why we need to redefine the Worcester Art Museum’s  “story”, and how art museums can connect more successfully with modern diverse audiences. This is a new and exciting look ahead at what is in store for the Worcester Art Museum, so don’t miss this show!

From illuminations To pseudonyms

Sunday, January 29, 2012 - 9:00pm

Tonight on Inquiry we have a lively discussion with visual artists LISA BARTHELSON, ROSE LEBEAU and CARRIE CRANE. They are three of the four artists featured in the exhibition ILLUMINATIONS at the Krikorian Gallery at the Worcester Center for Crafts. (The fourth artist Nina Fletcher was unable to be here for the interview). Each artist has interpreted the idea of “illuminations” differently and each is showing new work.

Diane Brady

Sunday, January 22, 2012 - 10:30pm

During the 1960's Holy Cross College, Black Power and Racial injustice were an unholy mix. At the same time a bold Jesuit priest by the name of John Brooks made it a memorable time for a small number of black men who he personally recruited. Men such as Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, Pulitzer Prize winning author, Edward P. Jones and famed defense attorney Theodore Wells. Tune in this Sunday evening at 10:30 PM when Al is joined by Businessweek editor and author Diane Brady. Her new book "Fraternity" shines a bright light on an otherwise dark time.

Raymond Bilodeau (Encore)

Sunday, January 29, 2012 - 10:00pm

The definition of "homelessness" is not as black-and-white as you might think. Ask Worcester attorney Raymond Bilodeau, who is homeless.

Kathy Peiss & Chuck Palahnuik

Sunday, January 22, 2012 - 9:00pm

Dr. Ignacio Chapela (Encore)

Sunday, January 22, 2012 - 10:00pm

The loss of biodiversity is at the center of a heated global debate. At issue, are the economic and social consequences of biodiversity loss and its connections to technology policy

In an encore episode of The Business Beat, originally aired in August 2011, Steve D'Agostino interviews Dr. Ignacio Chapela, PhD. They talk about reshaping the food system by eliminating genetically modified organisms.

Eric Perez

Sunday, January 15, 2012 - 10:30pm

Have you ever wondered how all those great wines we see in liquor stores and on restaurant wine lists get there? Tune in this Sunday evening at 10:30 when Al is joined by Eric Perez, one of New England's top wine salespeople. He'll explain the distribution process and how wines go from vineyard to store shelf.

Crystal Adeline Johnson (Encore)

Sunday, January 15, 2012 - 10:00pm

The Massachusetts Sustainable Economy Conference is designed to cultivate business relationships with a spirit of mutual benefit and civic interest. The 3rd Annual Conference is scheduled for April 30, 2012 at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. The theme is "How Can Massachusetts Build Bridges to a 21st Century Economy?"

The 2nd Annual Conference was held in May 2011 at the same location. The theme was "Improve and Grow the Economy of the Commonwealth by Advancing Business Sustainability."


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