Connections with Evan Dawson
By WXXI Public Broadcasting
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||Connections: Does Rochester Have a Domestic Violence Problem or Solutions?||In Rochester, there are two-and-a-half times more reports of domestic violence than New York's statewide rate. Why is that? Do we have a particular...||10/6/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Saving While You're Young||Was it the worst financial advice ever? Maybe that's a stretch, but an essay that's gone viral is frustrating financial advisers. That's because the...||10/6/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Science Roundtable - Back To The Future 2||Back to the Future 2 took place in... October, 2015. It's our Monthly Science Roundtable, and we're examining the scientific predictions of that...||10/5/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Could We Confiscate Guns?||What does gun confiscation look like? In the wake of another mass shooting, the president (and many others) have invoked Australia's success in reducing...||10/5/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Rochester's Genesee River Romance Weekend||The city of Rochester is hoping its river goes from “hidden gem” to highly populated destination. This weekend marks the annual Genesee River Romance -...||10/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: New CPR Guidelines||In less than two weeks, there will be new CPR guidelines to follow. The rollout will happen on October 15th - but experts say the changes will be...||10/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: A Program To Honor Hochstein's History||It was a strange and potentially magical discovery: sheet music from the 1920s, delivered to Hochstein as a gift. They contacted author and historian...||10/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: The Positive Exposure Exhibition||This is the story of a high-end fashion photographer whose life changed when, by chance, he bumped into a girl with albinism in Manhattan. That moment...||10/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: A Look At Fundraising For Breast Cancer Programs||Think Before You Pink: we're entering Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which means pink will be everywhere. You'll see it on NFL uniforms, on cars, on...||9/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: A History Of Interfaith Relations In Rochester||Is Rochester a model for interfaith relations? We explore our own history with author and local professor Joe Kelly, whose new book traces Rochester's...||9/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: How Effective Is This Year's Flu Shot?||Will the flu shot be effective this year? Last year, the strains mutated, rendering some of the vaccines ineffective. We'll get a preview of flu season...||9/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Campus Sexual Assault||A new survey of thousands of college students finds that more than 1 in 5 women says she was sexually assaulted during her school-age years. Critics...||9/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: A Discussion With Sandy Frankel||We sit down with Sandra Frankel, the Democrat running for Monroe County Executive. We'll be bringing back all three county executive candidates...||9/28/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Battling Addiction||More than 600 organizations from around the world are sending representatives to Washington for a show of solidarity in battling addiction. 22 million...||9/28/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Connections: Innovation Friday - Taxes||Taxes. We hate paying them, but we’ll spend an hour talking about taxes! As we head towards the end of the federal fiscal year we’ll talk with Sheila...||9/25/2015||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.