Wed, Oct 22, 2014 10:58 am

Rob McCracken is one of the newest members of the E.W. Scripps’ team. He joined the company in April 2014 as the Director of Digital Solutions.

He leads a small team that works with the company’s leadership to develop and implement new digital strategies.

McCracken says that his group is an in-house research and development unit to anticipate future digital needs and provide corporate leaders with ways of meeting those needs.

He joined WOUB’s Tom Hodson in a fascinating conversation about the future of media and advertising.

Fri, Oct 10, 2014 1:58 pm

Prof. Jon Barnett is a political geographer who investigates the impacts of and responses to climate change on social systems, with a focus on risks to human insecurity, hunger, violent conflict and water stress.

Fri, Oct 10, 2014 1:42 pm


PersonnelPlus is a professional employment service agency that has assisted businesses with traditional and non-traditional entry-level employment needs since 1983. The host a bi-annual banquet in honor and celebration of their partner businesses.

Thu, Oct 9, 2014 6:37 pm

Host Jackie Wolf talks with Dr. Christopher Macklin, Assistant Professor of Musicology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, who has been studying the use of music and medicine in the Middle Ages, and more specifically the Black Death. From 1346-1352, the disease killed approximately 1-in-3 adults in Western Europe. Dr. Macklin is interested in how music was employed in response to the Black Death and how plagues and art relate on an emotional and social level.

Thu, Oct 9, 2014 2:07 pm

Tom Walker of the Nation Alliance on Mental Illness of Athens talks with Brandon W. Fitch, a program annotator of the Cleveland Philharmonic Orchestra, about his experience living with schizophrenia, his hallunications, and the methods of treatment for his disorder.

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