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The Roundtable
10:25 am
Wed February 28, 2007

Diversity in Higher Education - Intv. with Albany Law School Dean Thomas Guernsey 2/26/07

Albany, NY – We're joined by Albany Law School Dean Thomas Guernsey to discuss diversity in higher education.

10:10 am
Wed February 28, 2007

Word For The Wise #3188

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3188--02/28/07: Irrational, elegant and VERY European

WAMC New England News
4:08 am
Wed February 28, 2007

Local hunters: coyotes picking-off would-be "deer kills"

Williamstown, MA – Some hunters in Berkshire County contend there is an increase in the coyote population, which in turn are preying on an uncharacteristic number of deer population. But, Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, reports the state department of fish and wildlife disagrees;

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Performance Place
3:41 am
Wed February 28, 2007

Lee Shaw 2/28/07

Albany NY – Lee Shaw is long recognized for her distinct interpretations of jazz standards. Here she explores her own compositions in a solo setting.

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The Roundtable
2:03 am
Wed February 28, 2007

Listener Essay: Slipping on Ice by Sue Rosenberg 2/28/07

Albany, NY – As this month's snow storm melts into our memories, the Northeast still finds itself buried under a sheet of ice. Today, essayist Sue Rosenberg gives us her advice on staying upright during these last slippery weeks of winter.


Sue Rosenberg is the editor of Skidmore College's alumni magazine. She lives in Saratoga Springs, NY.

The Book Show
12:58 am
Wed February 28, 2007

The Book Show #972

Albany, NY – This week on The Book Show, author Chris Bohjalian talks about his novel The Double Bind. Bohjalin describes his latest novel as a literary thriller. It follows a young social worker who survives a brutal attack and her obsession with uncovering a dark secret.

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WAMC New England News
12:40 am
Wed February 28, 2007

Patrick Proposes $26.7 Billion State Budget

Boston, MA – Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick has filed his first proposed state budget with the Massachusetts Legislature. It totals 26 point 7 Billion dollars..a four percent increase over the current state budget. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill has details.....

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The Roundtable
12:02 am
Wed February 28, 2007

Listener Essay: Dance Class Reunion by Barbara Redfield 2/28/07

Albany, NY – Ballroom dance classes are no longer a childhood staple, but that doesn't mean that those little white gloves have been laid to rest. Today, essayist Barbara Redfield tells us about her most recent dance school reunion, and some early morning guests who gave an unexpected kick-off to the weekend's festivities.

WAMC New York News
11:48 am
Tue February 27, 2007

New York City fined for polluting Esopus Creek

Kingston, NY – The Supreme Court is known for making landmark decisions. Sometimes, those decisions come when it decides whether to take a case or not. The Court declined to take a case affecting the Hudson Valley yesterday, which means a big fine for New York City - but environmentalists say the city is still polluting a creek in Ulster County. WAMC's Julia Taylor explains.

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WAMC New York News
9:57 am
Tue February 27, 2007

Faith and Hunger Network Conference

Albany, NY – Representatives from a collective of social agencies met over the weekend to address the issues of hunger and urban poverty. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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