Show Segments

All on-air show segments.

Mike Matty, Mountain Climber

President of St. Germain Investment Management, mountain climbing expert Mike Matty will join us in studio to introduce the necessary equipment and specialized clothing he will need to complete his journey to summit Mt. Everest. Additional Info: Mike Matty Profile...

Archiving Digital Photographs

Do you ever find yourself lost among many photos that you’ve taken? Not sure how to save them? Our technology contributor Humera Fasihuddin will explain digital archiving to make your life easier. You can find ways to manage files and back them up without getting...

David Sullivan, Hampshire District Attorney

David Sullivan will join us in studio to discuss his new role as the Northwestern District Attorney and his decision to continue the prosecution of the six South Hadley students accused of bullying Phoebe Prince. Additional Info: Northwestern District Attorney’s...

Electronics Recycling

Green Monster E-Cycling will open their second location in Springfield this month.  It is a drop off location for all electronic waste.  Owner Joe Galiatsatos also does outreach in the school system and has developed a “Green Monster” suit made of entirely of recycled...

Chef Simon Stevenson: Myth of the Freshman 15

UMass Amherst Chef Simon Stevenson and UMass Dining Services Dietitian Dianne Z. Sutherland talk about the myths and realities of the “Freshman 15” urban legend – the claim that students at college are said to gain 15 pounds their freshman year. Additional Info: Umass...

The Berkshire Creative Economy

Guests: Helena Fruscio, Berkshire Creative Director and Nancy Fitzpatrick The concept of Creative Economy has been a huge boon in the Berkshires and lauded by the Governor. Fruscio was just named to a national arts committee and Fitzpatrick is being recognized by the...

Egypt Crisis

We will speak with UMASS Asst. Professor of Political Science Amel Ahmed about the continuing political crisis in Egypt. Her specialization is democratic politics, with a special interest in the dynamics of elite vs. popular control over democratic decision-making....

The State We’re In: State Sen. Stan Rosenberg (D)

Guest for “The State We’re In” is State Sen. Stan Rosenberg (D) – Amherst and President Pro-Tem of the Massachusetts State Senate. We’ll look at how the Governor’s proposed 2012 budget impacts The University of Massachusetts and we’ll also discuss the coming Casino...

Riverside Industries

Riverside Industries, Easthampton MA, established in 1968 celebrates its 40th year of empowering people with disabilities. Deb Thomas, President of Riverside Industries will give us more information on the programs Riverside Industries provides for people with...

Superbowl Preview

Ron Chimelis, Sports Reporter of Springfield Republican, Scot Coen, Sports Director of ABC 40 and Bill Budness, Former NFL Player will join us to discuss their predictions of the Super Bowl. Ron Chimelis Watch this Segment Additional Info: Ron Chimelis Scot Coen Bill...

Biomass

Massachusetts is taking a hard look at greening its energy generation and consumption. Michaelann Bewsee, activist and co-founder of Arise for Social Justice, David Callahan, President of Palmer Renewable Energy and Dale Raczynski, principal of Epsilon Associates, Inc...

Rich Michelson, Author of “Busing Brewster”

Rich Michelson, owner of R. Michelson Galleries in Northampton discusses “Busing Brewster” the children’s book he has written. It focuses on two African-American brothers who are bused out of their neighborhood to a predominantly white school and the impact it has on...