Slippery Rock University
Former president of Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania (2002-2012)
This seems to be the year of the commencement speaker controversy.
May. 14, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
This week we remember the pioneering Creole chef Leah Chase. Pulitzer Prize-winning author Rick Bragg has written a loving ode to his mom’s Southern table.
Jun. 14from Good Food
Abortion is legal under federal law, but Red State Republicans are making it hard for women to exercise their constitutional right to choose.
Jun. 7from To the Point
A week after TV writer Liz Feldman lost a family member unexpectedly and found out her fertility treatment had failed again, she took a meeting with some producers, having been told…
Jun. 7from The Business
The federal government may have to stand trial for violating the rights of young people.
Jun. 10from To the Point
America is politically polarized, and the US Supreme Court is also divided. In a few days, it will answer two questions. Will non-citizens be counted in the next census?
Jun. 13from To the Point
High winds and heat in Northern California recently caused PG&E to shut off power to communities in the Sierra Foothills.
Jun. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Since 2010, Michelin did not give its coveted stars to any restaurants in Los Angeles (or Southern California for that matter). But this year, 24 restaurants in LA received stars.
Jun. 7from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
By messing with the largest and one of the highest functioning health care systems in the nation we are putting our vet’s health at risk.
Jun. 9from Second Opinion
There’s been some interesting movement in the polls as the candidates parade through Iowa.
Jun. 14from Left, Right & Center