University Forum Archive
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University Forum Archive

Dr. Jean Moore explores current topics of interest with experts from Temple University and the Philadelphia region.

Jack, Peter, and the Arts, part 1

Thursday, July 31, 2008 | WRTI host Dr. Jean Moore received a 2008 Award of Distinction from the Communicator Awards. She was recognized for her two-part University Forum program Jack, Peter, and the Arts featuring the artistic life and activist work of two life-long partners who live with AIDS.

Jack, Peter, and the Arts, part 2

Thursday, July 31, 2008 | WRTI host Dr. Jean Moore received a 2008 Award of Distinction from the Communicator Awards. She was recognized for her two-part University Forum program Jack, Peter, and the Arts featuring the artistic life and activist work of two life-long partners who live with AIDS.

James Brown Tribute

Saturday, January 20, 2007

Jubilee International Program

Saturday, December 02, 2006 | Four students and two teachers from Simon Gratz and Parkway Northwest high schools, and a representative from International House of Philadelphia, discuss The Jubilee International Program founded by Pres./CEO Franklin of International Houde enabling students to visit London.

James Andrews

Saturday, November 25, 2006 | James Andrews, MSW, BCD adjunct faculty University of Pittsburgh, School of Social Work; Forensic and Clinical Consultant. He discusses Forensic Social Work and Experts in Court.

Dr. Elijah Anderson, part 1

Saturday, October 28, 2006 | Dr. Elijah Anderson, Charles and William L. Day Professor of the Social Sciences and Sociology at the University of Pennsylvania, discusses his book, "Code of the Street," and the problem of violence in neighborhoods and urban communities. (Beginning)

Dr. Elijah Anderson, part 2

Saturday, November 04, 2006 | Dr. Elijah Anderson, Charles and William L. Day Professor of the Social Sciences and Sociology at the University of Pennsylvania, discusses his book, "Code of the Street" and the problem of violence in neighborhoods and urban communities. (Conclusion)

Dr. Edward Rewolinksi, part 1

Saturday, October 14, 2006 | The fifth in a series of bi-annual conversations with this brilliant man and academician, covering ten years of his illness with AIDS - from near death to living and working productively in spite of AIDS.

Dr. Edward Rewolinksi, part 2

Thursday, October 16, 2006 | The conclusion of the fifth in a series of bi-annual conversations with this brilliant man and academician, covering ten years of his illness with AIDS - from near death to living and working productively in spite of AIDS.

Oliver St. Clair Franklin

Saturday, October 07, 2006 | International House and the importance of international affairs, with guest Oliver St. Clair Franklin, President/CEO International House.

Barry Berkowitz

Saturday, September 30, 2006 | Guest Barry Berkowitz, DABFA., MST, CPA, discusses accounting. What are the specialties? What is Forensic Accounting?

Dr. W. Wilson Goode, part 1

Saturday, September 16, 2006 | We speak with former Philadelphia Mayor Dr. W. Wilson Goode Sr. about the $100,000 Purpose Prize won by mayor Goode for his direction of Amachi - an organization mentoring children of prisoners to keep them from following their parents to jail.

Dr. W. Wilson Goode, part 2

Saturday, September 23, 2006 | The second part of our conversation with former Philadelphia Mayor Dr. W. Wilson Goode Sr. about the $100,000 Purpose Prize won by mayor Goode for his direction of Amachi - an organization mentoring children of prisoners to keep them from following their parents to jail.

Lupus

Saturday, September 09, 2006 | What is Lupus and can it be cured? A conversation with Dr. Michael Madaio, Chief of Nephrology and Kidney Transplantation and Professor of Medicine at Temple University hospital and School of medicine. He is a nationally recognized expert in autoimmune renal disease specializing in lupus.

Cervical Cancer

Saturday, June 24, 2006 | What is cervical cancer? What's new in detection and treatment? We talk to Dr. Enrique Hernandez, the Abraham Roth Professor, Chairman of the Department of Gynecology, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine at Temple University School of Medicine.

Multiple Sclerosis

Saturday, June 17, 2006 | We discuss MS and services for Families and Patients with guest Cindy Richman, Senior Director of Services, Multiple Sclerosis Association of America.

Carolyn Johnson

Saturday, June 03, 2006 | We discuss Predatory Lending with guest Carolyn Johnson, Esq. Executive Director, Community Impact LEgal Services, a Coatesville PA based organization working with consumers in Bucks, Chester, Delaware and Montgomery counties.

Dr. Rose Brewer

Saturday, May 27, 2006 | "Forged in Blood: Black Wealth Injustice in the United States" from the book "The Color of Wealth - The Story Behind the U.S. Wealth Divide." Guest is Dr. Rose M. Brewer, Assoc. Professor and Morse Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professor of African American Studies at the University of Minnesota.

James Fyfe Tribute

Saturday, May 20, 2006 | A tribute to Dr. James Fyfe - "Justice in the Criminal Justice System." Excerpts from his interview on University Forum of 3/19/99.

Liberia '06

Saturday, May 13, 2006 | The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Liberia - Can it heal the pain of the tragic rapes and killings in Liberia? We speak by telephone with Attorney Jerome Verdier, Chairman pf the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Liberia, member of the Bar of the Supreme Court of Liberia.

Glaucoma

Saturday, April 29, 2006 | What is it? Can it be cured? How is it treated? We talk with Dr. Nancy Crawford, specialist in glaucoma from the Moore Eye Institute in Delaware County, PA.

Social Medicine and Community Health, part 1

Saturday, April 15, 2006 | Conversation with Dr. Walter J. Lear, M.D., president of the Institute on Social Medicine and Community Health, in Philadelphia; former Commissioner of Health in Philadelphia.

Social Medicine and Community Health, part 2

Saturday, April 22, 2006 | The second part of a conversation with Dr. Walter J. Lear, M.D., president of the Institute on Social Medicine and Community Health, in Philadelphia; former Commissioner of Health in Philadelphia.

Leroy Irvis Tribute

Saturday, April 08, 2006 | A tribute to Hon. K. Leroy Irvis, former Speaker of the House of Representatives of Pennsylvania. His life and his extraordinary contribution to higher education.

Maria Del Pico Taylor / Raymond Taylor

Saturday, April 01, 2006 | Latin Fiesta, bringing together the faces and roots of Latin Music and culture, with guests Prof. Maria Del Pico Taylor, distinguished pianist and faculty at Temple University, and Raymond Taylor, violinist.

Hurricane Katrina, part 1

Saturday, March 04, 2006 | Dr. James Klinger and Penny Klinger of the First Presbyterian Church of Landstowne, along with Jane Young, mayor of the Borough of Landstowne, PA, discuss efforts to help the city of Gauthier, MS.

Hurricane Katrina, part 2

Saturday, March 11, 2006 | Dr. Sandra Ortega, President of Ortega Associates and National Expert on Crisis Counseling and Health Systems, discusses helping New Orleans following the disaster, crisis counseling, and the enormity of rebuilding the infrastructure for health services.

Hurricane Katrina, part 3

Saturday, March 18, 2006 | Dr. Sandra Ortega, President of Ortega Associates, returns for the second part of a discussion about the city of New Orleans, including the people, their hopes and needs, and issues related to Government Policies.

Hurricane Katrina, part 4

Saturday, March 25, 2006 | In the fourth and final program on Hurricane Katrina, a discussion about helping Katrina relocatees in Arkansas and dealign with people and policies. Guest: Anne Todd, Membership Director of WRTI, former member of the Peace Corps.

Robert Seeley, part 1

Saturday, February 18, 2006 | Robert Seeley, a descendant of the Garrett Family, talks about the Underground Railroad and the Garrett Family in Upper Darby and beyond.

Robert Seeley, part 2

Saturday, February 25, 2006 | In the second of two programs, Robert Seeley, a descendant of the Garrett Family, talks about the Underground Railroad and the Garrett Family in Upper Darby and beyond.

The World of Gardening

Saturday, February 11, 2006 | Guest Holly Harmar Shimizuu, Director of the US Botanical Gardens in Washington D.C. and Director at Large for the American Association of Botanical Gardens and Arboreta, talks about the world of gardening and botanical gardens.

The Role of Social Workers

Saturday, February 04, 2006 | Rebecca Meyers, Exec. Director of the Pennsylvania Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers talks about the role of social workers and the profession, as well as the history, goals, and activities of the NASW.

Nell Bernstein

Saturday, December 31, 2005

Erika Shatz

Saturday, December 17, 2005

Rahjiv Vora

Saturday, December 03, 2005

Phil Arkow

Saturday, November 26, 2005

Mary Armstrong

Saturday, November 19, 2005

Dr. Raymond Bey

Saturday, November 12, 2005

Fred Sherman

Saturday, November 05, 2005

Sundown Towns, part 1

Saturday, October 22, 2005

Sundown Towns, part 2

Saturday, October 29, 2005

Kim Branch / Dan Ramsey

Saturday, October 15, 2005

Dr. Valerie Whiteman

Saturday, October 8, 2005

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