Connections with Evan Dawson: Featured Audio
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Evan Dawson talks about what matters in Rochester, NY and the Finger Lakes on Connections, Every weekday.
||Connections: A Whole Foods, Plant-Based Diet||We're talking about the mainstreaming of whole foods, plant-based diets with a man who has helped make that happen. Dr. Tom Campbell is a UR Medicine...||7/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Who is Bernie Sanders?||Bernie Sanders is closing the polling gap with Hillary Clinton in the early voting states. So, who is Bernie Sanders? Why did he draw 10,000 people in...||7/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Rochester's Most Endangered Landmarks||Each year, the National Trust for Historic Preservation names its 11 most-endangered historic places in America, often selecting neighborhoods,...||7/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: How to Discipline Students?||The Rochester Community Task Force on School Climate has released a new draft on how to discipline students in school. It's the student portion of the...||7/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Adam Frank on Pluto and Ignorance||We spend this hour talking with Adam Frank, astrophysicist and author from the University of Rochester. We're talking lessons from Pluto, and we'll dive...||7/28/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Helping Seniors Who Are Going Hungry||Rochester is getting ready to roll out a new initiative to help seniors who are going hungry. Our panel explains how it works, and why this has become...||7/28/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: How Has Food Writing Changed?||How has food writing changed? In Rochester, there are newspaper writers, but there are also food podcasts and blogs and more. We’ll look at how we...||7/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||How Do You Dress For Air Travel?||Have you been on an airplane lately? Have you noticed how some people will dress for air travel? People used to dress up for air travel, but the...||7/26/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Innovation Friday - Solar Technology||A potential game-changer in solar. Shared Renewables promises to open up solar energy technology to lower income New Yorkers. And we’ll round out the...||7/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Innovation Friday - Family Forests||Almost half the state of New York is forest, and 85% of that forestland is in private hands. On Innovation Friday we’ll look at the challenges facing...||7/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Summer Book Week - Local Non-Fiction Writing||Our final panel of Book Week looks at local nonfiction writing. Guests : Jim Mandelaro - Democrat & Chronicle sportswriter and author Rose O'Keefe ...||7/23/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Summer Book Week - Joe Flaherty Of Writers & Books And A Discussion Of Graphic Novels||HOUR 1 (first segment) As the founder of Writers and Books, Joe Flaherty has been at the center of the Rochester literary scene since 1976. He's...||7/23/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Summer Book Week-Young Adult Literature Part II||From J.K. Rowling to John Green, young adult literature is red hot - and not just among the teenage set. In our 2nd hour, a conversation with Charles...||7/22/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Summer Book Week-Young Adult Literature Part I||From J.K. Rowling to John Green, young adult literature is red hot - and not just among the teenage set. In our first hour, a conversation with local...||7/22/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Summer Book Week - Historian David McCullough||David McCullough is one of America's preeminent popular historians, twice a Pulitzer Prize winner for "Truman" and "John Adams." His latest book, "The...||7/21/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
It'll make you smarter
Evan has a wonderful way of moderating and adding to the discussions on his show. He is always prepared and respectful. It's a must-listen for any citizen of the Finger Lakes region.
Permanent Deacon in RC Church
I speak as someone whom Evan interviewed—he was a an excellent host: informed, thoughtful, clear in forming questions, imaginative. I was honored to be invited to be on the show with him.