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Michelle Dennedy

Date: 
Sunday, August 26, 2012 - 10:30pm
Program: 

This week Al is joined by Michelle Dennedy, McAfee Chief Privacy Officer and parent tech safety advocate. Their discussion centers on how parents can and should become more aware of the dangers  to children from on-line bullying and cheating. The new school  year is almost upon us and this timely segment will certainly help reduce some of the inherent risks from these proliferating tech dangers.

Jim Magay (Encore)

Date: 
Sunday, August 12, 2012 - 10:00pm
Program: 

In an encore episode of The Business Beat, Steve D'Agostino interviews Jim Magay, the co-founder of the Lincoln Street Area Business Association and co-owner and co-operator of Magay & Barron Eye Center on Lincoln Street. Jim is also a founding member and a current board member of Worcester Local First. This episode aired originally on April 12, 2012.

Juliet Eilperin

Date: 
Sunday, August 19, 2012 - 10:30pm
Program: 

For millions of people, sharks have always been something to fear. So why do we obsess over these mesmerizing and mysterious creatures? Tune in this Sunday evening at 10:30 when Al is joined by veteran Washington Post columnist, Juliet Eilperin.  In an eye-opening segment Eilperin explains the fascinating ways different individuals and cultures relate to the infamous ocean predator. Along the way, she reminds us why, after millions of years, sharks remain among nature's most awe-inspiring creatures. This is definitely not your typical fish tale.

Joy M. Kiser, Susan Millar Williams, and Stephen G. Hoffius

Date: 
Sunday, August 26, 2012 - 9:00pm
Program: 

Tonight’s guest is writer and editor JOY M. KISER. When she was an Assistant Librarian at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Ms Kiser saw on display a truly beautiful book from the late nineteenth Century illustrating birds nests. Created  by one Genevieve Estelle Jones it was titled Illustrations of the Nests and Eggs of Birds of Ohio. Kiser discovered that this was virtually a lost book. Although the lithographs rivaled those of Audubon, few people knew of the books existence.

Arthur Hicks Jr. (Encore)

Date: 
Sunday, August 5, 2012 - 10:00pm
Program: 

In an encore episode, Steve D'Agostino talks with Arthur Hicks Jr., president and CEO of Cybex International, which is based in Medway. This interview aired originally on April 15, 2012.

William Wallace & Derek Lovitch

Date: 
Sunday, August 5, 2012 - 9:00pm
Program: 

Inquiry welcomes WILLIAM WALLACE Director of the Worcester Historical Museum. Bill talks about the exciting new “Worcester Talks” program in which the museum is recording people talking about their experiences and memories of Worcester in the 1960s. This was a time of real transition for the city, a period of cultural change, political protests and the “smiley face”.

Alex Tsesis

Date: 
Sunday, July 29, 2012 - 10:30pm
Program: 

This week on The Public Eye, Al speaks with author and historian Alexander Tsesis about his new book: "For Liberty And Equality". Tsesis argues that the Declaration of Independence continues to play a crucial role in shaping America. He writes that generations of Americans have looked to the Declaration, reinterpreting it and applying it to issues of the day. Can it be true even today? Tune in this Sunday evening at 10:30 PM to find out.

Robin Currie (Encore)

Date: 
Sunday, July 22, 2012 - 10:00pm
Program: 

In an encore episode, Steve D'Agostino interviews Robin Currie, Central Massachusetts director of Not For Sale. They talk about putting an end to human trafficking and slavery.

Jenny Rosenstrach

Date: 
Sunday, July 22, 2012 - 10:30pm
Program: 

Many parents struggle with putting dinner on the table every night and trying to regain the benefits of the lost art of the family meal. Most have good intentions but somehow it just doesn't work out as planned. This weeks Al's guest is cookbook author, Jenny Rosenstrach. In her new book, Dinner, A Love Story, she shares practical advice for getting back on track. As she often says, "it really all begins at the family table".

Jon Young & William C. Tweed

Date: 
Sunday, July 22, 2012 - 9:00pm
Program: 

Writer, teacher and mentor JON YOUNG has written a book about looking at birds like no other. WHAT THE ROBIN KNOWS: HOW BIRDS REVEAL THE SECRETS OF THE NATURAL WORLD takes the reader into the world of “deep bird language”.  By learning the behaviors and vocalizations of the birds found immediately around us we can begin to know individual birds. The calls and flights that birds make when a cat on the hunt enters their territory or when a Cooper’s Hawk flies overhead are very different and you can learn these variations.

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