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On Galactic Travels, the Special Focus for May is Cyber Zen Sound Engine, the anonymous duo GraceNoteX and Smith6079. With their most recent release, Tom Boon was added as a third full member.

Economic Pulse: Week of 4/21/17

Apr 28, 2017

Dr. Afshar presents a synopsis of the week's economic news with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley and the nation.   

Economic Pulse airs Friday at 5:44pm during NPR's All Things Considered and Monday at 7:41am during NPR's Morning Edition.  

(Original air-date: 4/21/17)

Host Laurie Siebert will discuss: "Extensions, estimates and avoiding penalties."

Laurie also answers questions live on the air, as well as question submitted online before the show. 

(Original air-date: 4/12/17)

As an annual tradition, Cedar Crest College President Carmen Twillie Ambar will join community host Sally Handlon sharing the recent accomplishments and future plans of the college including the 150th anniversary events in 2017.  

 The new strategic plan has been approved and the shovels are poised to expand the college footprint. Tune in and learn about all the excitement on campus! 

Economic Pulse: Week of 4/14/17

Apr 25, 2017

A weekly look at the trends driving our nation's economy as well as the Lehigh Valley's economy.

Economic Pulse airs Fridays at 5:44pm and Mondays at 7:41am.  

(Original air-date: 4/14/17)

Host Eleanor Bobrow welcomes guests from The Lodge, a living community that supports adults with mental illness in Northampton County.

Ian Panyko, director of The Lodge, and two of its residents join Eleanor for this week's show.

(Original air-date: 4/17/17)

Honoring Artist Hubert Davis on LV Arts Salon

Apr 25, 2017

Penn State Lehigh Valley has organized a timely community-wide collaboration/exhibition celebrating the work of Hubert Davis (1902-1981), an American lithographic artist who used much of his work to communicate the effects of the Depression, and whose lithographs were published by the New York branch of the W.P.A. - Works Progress Administration.  

Host Paul Willistein welcomes the three first-place writers of the 12th Annual Student Poetry Project to read their poems live on the air and discuss their writing. This year's top writers are Kara Gardner, Lincoln Elementary School, East Penn School District; Victoria Farrell, Trexler Middle School, Allentown School District; and Olivia Sica, Kutztown Area High School, Kutztown Area School District.

This week, regular host Kate Scuffle moves over to a guest microphone in her role as producer of Selkie Theatre. She will be joined by Celeste Walker, playwright and actor, to talk with host Bill Dautremont-Smith about Selkie Theatre's presentation of Walker's solo performance "Colette Reloaded", happening at Bethlehem's Ice House on April 21 and 22, 2017.

Host Michael Drabenstott welcomes Josh Palmer, owner of the restaurants Sette Luna and Maxim's 22 in Easton.

(Original air-date: 4/3/17)

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