Penguin Chats – Clark College Foundation
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Professor Debi Jenkins ’93 explains what social equity is, how to dismantle power privilege and how being called a racist is misunderstood. Jenkins is an expert in age-related changes that occur throughout a person’s life and she’s a national speaker on equity practices.
||CleanPersonalized path the Clark College way||Clark students are getting new personalized support as they embark on academic and professional goals. A new framework – called Guided Pathways – has turned around several struggling community colleges across in the nation. Lorie, a fu||1/29/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDelicious mysteries on Penguin Chats||Ellie Alexander is an alumna and author of the popular Bakeshop Mystery series. She was at Clark in July to launch her latest book, “Till Death Do Us Tart.” Alexander shared some of her writing tips and ideas for her next books before a live audien||8/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBirds of a feather make great music together||Band director Rich Inouye puts his conductor’s baton down for the last time Clark’s music program has a reputation for producing some remarkable musicians. Rich Inouye, head of Clark’s band programs and leader of its revered annual Jazz Festi||7/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe places we will go||–> Long-time foundation board members are champions of growing assets $1 million to $100 million over 35 years Keith Koplan and Randy Grove are long-time Clark College Foundation board members who recall funny stories such as how area banks sto||6/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDNA of Dirt: Solving the antibiotic crisis||Clark uses cutting-edge technology to study genetic makeup of dirt Professor Roberto Anitori has spent his career studying extremophiles—organisms that live in extreme environments. He’s worked in Antarctica, researched how extreme organisms liv||5/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPatchwork of Words||National bestselling author Marie Bostwick ’80 believes it’s never too late to start writing. She’s an example of that having raised three children and moved around the country for her husband’s career before seriously putting pen to paper. Now||4/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe universe speaks, Clark alumnus hears||Cody Messick ’10 is part of a scientific discovery supporting Albert Einstein’s prediction of the existence of gravitational waves that result from the collision of massive black holes Clark alumnus Cody Messick spends most of his waking hou||3/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPushing words with Mitchell Jackson||Mitchell Jackson ’93 is an author and educator who is playing a part in the national discourse about race relations. His next novel, “Survival Math” due out this spring, focuses on immediate decisions that African American men make to||3/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanReflections of a Mayor||Former Vancouver Mayor Tim Leavitt ’92 reflects on his political career, how he championed rapid transit and set the foundation for affordable housing. Also, he thinks there’s plenty of room for better leadership at the highest levels of governm||1/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Power of Inclusion with Dr. Debi Jenkins||Professor Debi Jenkins ’93 explains what social equity is, how to dismantle power privilege and how being called a racist is misunderstood. Jenkins is an expert in age-related changes that occur throughout a person’s life and she’s a national||12/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|