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On this WDIY-produced TEDx Radio special, host Bill Dautremont-Smith talks with the co-organizers of TEDxLehighRiver 2015 taking place September 19th at Miller Symphony Hall in Allentown. Dave Willard is the retired Director of Community Relations at Olympus and Lisa Getzler is the Executive Director of Lehigh University's Baker Institute for Entrepreneurship, Creativity & Innovation. The theme for this year's event is "Why Not?" WDIY is a proud media sponsor of TEDxLehighRiver.

Zoellner Arts Center's 2015-16 Season on LV Arts Salon

Aug 27, 2015

Host Bill Dautremont-Smith talks with Zoellner Arts Center co-directors Deborah Zacarakis and Andrew Cassano about Zoellner's upcoming 2015-16 season which includes celebrated guest artist performances as well as Lehigh University Music Dept. and Theatre Dept. performances, Art Gallery exhibitions, and a long weekend block party of events this fall celebrating Lehigh University's 150th anniversary.

(Original air-date: 8/17/2015)

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WDIY's Neil Hever speaks with actor Kasidy Devlin who plays King Arthur’s son Mordred in the national tour of Lerner & Loewe's production of Camelot. In this revamped version of the classic tale, Modred rallies the Knights of the Round Table to turn against the king. Camelot is coming to Baker Hall at the Zoellener Arts Center in Bethlehem, PA on Friday, May 1, 2015. The evening begins at 7 pm with a free Renaissance Minstrel show in the lobby by lutenist William Thatcher with the main show starting at 8 pm.

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WDIY's Neil Hever speaks with actor Mark Poppleton who plays Merlyn the Magician and King Pellinore in the national tour of Lerner & Loewe's production of Camelot. This revamped version of a Broadway favorite comes to Baker Hall at the Zoellener Arts Center in Bethlehem, PA on Friday, May 1, 2015. The evening begins at 7 pm with a free Renaissance Minstrel show in the lobby by lutenist William Thatcher with the main show starting at 8 pm. Tickets and information are available here.

Charles Richter & Peter Toscano on LV Arts Salon

Mar 11, 2015

George Miller and Kate Scuffle welcome Charles Richter, director of the upcoming Muhlenberg College production of Kurt Weill's landmark American opera Street Scene. Then, George and Kate speak with performer, writer, and activist Peterson Toscano about his lively, insightful, and, at times, hilarious performance of Climate Change: What's Faith Got to Do With It?, on the Lehigh University campus. 

(Original air-date 3/9/2015)

Women on Boards and in Business on LV Discourse

Mar 4, 2015

Jane Wells Schooley, principal of Northstar Team Development and Different Maker Coach, and Lehigh University Associate Professor of Management Corinne Post join Sally Handlon in the studio to discuss how the levels women attain either on the corporate ladder, or in the board room still remain disproportionate to their overall numbers.

Bethlehem's Southside Ambassador Program on LV Discourse

Jan 16, 2015
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Host Sally discusses the Southside Ambassadors, a new program bringing positive changes to the South Bethlehem community. Guests include: Dale Kochard of Lehigh University, Larry Eighmy of The Stone House Group, John Saraceno of Saraceno Design and Hector Lopez of the Southside Ambassadors.

(Original air-date: 1/15/2015)

Host John Pearce welcomes Lehigh University's Professor of Religion Studies, Benjamin G. Wright, to discuss the most ancient translation of the Old Testament--the Septuagint. This writing took the original Hebrew and translated it into Greek which would later play an important role in the transmission of the Old Testament.

Professor Wright, who specializes in Second Temple Judaism and early Christianity, is an accomplished author whose work includes co-editing A New English Translation of the Septuagint.

(Original air-date 12/4/2014)

The Lehigh/Lafayette Football Rivalry on LV Discourse

Nov 21, 2014

November 22nd will mark the 150th football game between Lafayette College and Lehigh University -- the "most played" game in all of college football. Guests from both schools discuss The Rivalry and its history, the upcoming game, and the exciting events planned in conjunction with the game -- to be played at a sold out Yankee Stadium!

(Original air-date 11/13/2014)

Curlee Raven Holton Prints 1987-2013

Sep 29, 2014

Host Kenn Michael speaks with teacher, artist, and scholar Curlee Raven Holton about a current exhibition of Holton's works at Lehigh University.  The exhibit includes a collection of graphic work that spans Holton's nearly 30-year career in art, from his first lithograph to his current etchings.  His prints, described as both evocative and provocative, speak to our human experience and engage the viewer in a shared dialogue about significant personal, political, and cultural events.

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