Sally Handlon http://wdiy.org en Cedar Crest President Carmen Ambar on Lehigh Valley Discourse http://wdiy.org/post/cedar-crest-president-carmen-ambar-lehigh-valley-discourse <p><span style="font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;">Women's History Month always brings an update&nbsp;of what is happening at our own top 10 women's college, Cedar Crest. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:49:40 +0000 Wagner Previato 36834 at http://wdiy.org Cedar Crest President Carmen Ambar on Lehigh Valley Discourse Live, Work, and Play in the Lehigh Valley http://wdiy.org/post/live-work-and-play-lehigh-valley <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;">&nbsp;</p><p><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">Join host Sally Handlon, Becky Bradley, Executive Director of the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission and Joyce Marin, Executive Director of ReNew Lehigh Valley for a discussion on the Lehigh Valley - Live, Work and Play. Each organization&nbsp;presents a different perspective. (Original air-date February 20, 2014).<o:p></o:p></span></p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 18:08:11 +0000 Wagner Previato 35328 at http://wdiy.org Lehigh Valley Discourse Welcomes LVEDC's Don Cunningham and Tom Garrity http://wdiy.org/post/lehigh-valley-discourse-welcomes-lvedcs-don-cunningham-and-tom-garrity <p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">Host Sally Handlon - It has been a year and a half (July 2012) since Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation has been led by Don Cunningham. There have been many changes - board and committees, staff, organizational focus and stakeholder accountability (communities, investors). Sally gets a chance to talk with Don Cunningham and Tom Garrity&nbsp;about what has been happening and where&nbsp;it is headed.&nbsp;<o:p></o:p></span></p> Sat, 18 Jan 2014 08:54:55 +0000 Wagner Previato 33406 at http://wdiy.org Lafayette College's Dr. Alison Byerly on Lehigh Valley Discourse http://wdiy.org/post/lafayette-colleges-dr-alison-byerly-lehigh-valley-discourse <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Lafayette College&rsquo;s seventeenth president, Dr. Alison Byerly will join host Sally Handlon as they talk about the College, Dr. Byerly&rsquo;s first three months as President and her thoughts on higher education in the 21<sup>st</sup> century. (Original air date September 19, 2013.)</p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 16:14:01 +0000 Rebecca Walz 27088 at http://wdiy.org Lafayette College's Dr. Alison Byerly on Lehigh Valley Discourse Promise Neighborhood on Lehigh Valley Discourse http://wdiy.org/post/promise-neighborhood-lehigh-valley-discourse <p></p><p>Although public education is available to all youth, the preparation of youngsters to start school varies widely.&nbsp;&nbsp; Some of the children may be enrolled in a formal Pre-K program; some may have engaged families or extended families.&nbsp; But what if they don’t?&nbsp; How can the child without those experiences adapt and excel?&nbsp; One answer that is locally being explored is Promise Neighborhoods.&nbsp; Join host Sally Handlon as she explores this new approach with guests Edward Meehan and Dr. Kamran Afshar. (Original air date, July 18, 2013.)</p><p></p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 15:13:59 +0000 Rebecca Walz 23553 at http://wdiy.org Promise Neighborhood on Lehigh Valley Discourse Small Business Expo on Lehigh Valley Discourse http://wdiy.org/post/small-business-expo-lehigh-valley-discourse <p></p><p>The Lehigh Valley is fortunate to have a variety of small businesses, over 11,000 have 9 or less employees.&nbsp; How does a business of this size get to the next level – more revenue, more employees…help strengthen the business community? Host Sally Handlon welcomes guests David Dunn, Lehigh University’s Small Business Development Center, and David Grow, VP of First Niagara. The three will discuss how 12 community organizations are coming together to provide a business expo to support our small business community. (Original air date May 16, 2013.)</p> Wed, 29 May 2013 14:53:39 +0000 Rebecca Walz 19964 at http://wdiy.org LVEDC Executives on Lehigh Valley Discourse http://wdiy.org/post/lvedc-executives-lehigh-valley-discourse <p>Business has never been more unusual. On this week&#39;s program&nbsp; the spotlight will be on Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation - where we&#39;ve been and where we are headed as a business community. Host Sally Handlon welcomes Don Cunningham, LVEDC President &amp; CEO and Don Bernhard, LVEDC Board Chair to this week&#39;s program.</p> Mon, 16 Jul 2012 17:09:39 +0000 Rebecca Walz 3311 at http://wdiy.org LVEDC Executives on Lehigh Valley Discourse