Items tagged with Podcasts

A Year of Reading Jane Austen: Discuss "Pride & Prejudice"

December 3, 2016
Pride and Prejudice

Staples High School teachers Jamie Pacuk and Mary Elizabeth Fulco discussed Jane Austen’s "Pride & Prejudice" on December 3, 2016.

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Pride-&-Prejudice-12-3-16.mp3


Don't Outlive Your Money

December 5, 2016
Lori Price

Financial advisor Lori Price described tools to estimate how much you can spend so you don't outlive your money on December 5, 2016.

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Lori-Price-12-5-16.mp3


Author Dinitia Smith In Conversation with Sybil Steinberg

December 8, 2016
Dinitia Smith

Dinitia Smith discussed her novel "The Honeymoon," with Sybil Steinberg, Publishers Weekly contributing editor on December 8, 2016.

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Dinitia-Smith-12-8-16.mp3


College Students and Mental Health: From MTV to GPAs and STDs

October 6, 2016
Ray Kotwicki, MD, MPH

Psychiatrist Ray Kotwicki, MD, MPH, chief medial officer at Skyland Trial treatment facility, addressed challenges faced by students during college on October 6, 2016.

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Ray-Kotwicki-10-6-16.mp3


Author David Pogue on His Latest, "Pogue's Basics: Money"

December 10, 2016
Pogue's Basics

Westport author and tech expert David Pogue returns with his new book Pogue’s Basics: Money: Essential Tips and Shortcuts (That No One Bothers to Tell You) About Beating the System on December 10, 2016.

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David-Pogue-12-10-16.mp3


Best New Books from Sybil Steinberg

October 28, 2016
Sybil Steinberg

Westporter Sybil Steinberg, contributing editor and former book review section editor for Publishers Weekly, returns with her ever-popular talk on the best new reads from October 28, 2016.

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Sybil-Steinberg-10-28-16.mp3


Countdown to College: Myths vs. Realities in the College Admissions Process

November 21, 2016
Abby Siegel

Abby Siegel, a college entrance consultant and founder of Abby Siegel & Associates, presented "Myths vs. Facts In the College Admissions Process" on November 21, 2016.

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Abby-Siegel-11-21-16.mp3


A Year of Reading Jane Austen: Discuss "Persuasion"

July 30, 2016
Susan Ostrov Weisser

As a part of a year of reading Jane Austen, Dr. Susan Ostrov Weisser, a professor of English at Adelphi University, discussed Persuasion on July 30, 2016 at the Westport Library. 

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Susan-Ostrov-Weisser-7-30-16.mp3


Roni Beth Tower on Her Memoir, Miracle at Midlife, in Conversation with Sybil Steinberg

October 17, 2016
Roni Beth Tower

Former Westporter Roni Beth Tower spoke about her memoir, Miracle at Midlife, with Sybil Steinberg, Publishers Weeklycontributing editor at the Westport Library on October 17, 2016. 

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Roni-Beth-Tower-10-17-16.mp3


Blending Families

October 25, 2016
Blending Families

Licensed marriage and family therapist Trevor Crow Mullineaux speaks about her book Blending Families: Merging Households with Kids 8–18 and addresses year-round strategies as well as specific tips for holidays on October 25, 2016 at the Westport Library.

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Trevor-Crow-Mullineaux-10-25-16.mp3