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Pancreatic Cancer: Ask the Experts

November 1, 2016
Cancer

Medical oncologist Dr. Richard Frank, interventional gastroenterologist Dr. Naveen Anand, surgeon Dr. Francis Cannizzo, Jr., dietician and oncology nutrition specialist Vicki Barber and genetics expert Susan Ingram from the Western Connecticut Health Network addressed pancreatic cancer, from prevention to treatment at the Westport Library on November 1, 2016.

Co-sponsors: Western Connecticut Health Network, Ron Foley Foundation and Verastem.

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Pancreatic-Cancer-Panel-11-1-16.mp3


Sportswriting Legend Frank Deford

June 8, 2016
Frank DeFord

Deford discussed his new book, I'd Know That Voice Anywhere, which collects the very best of his commentaries, creating a wide-ranging look at athletes and the world of sports on June 8, 2016.

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Frank-Deford-6-8-16.mp3


A Year of Reading Jane Austen: Discuss "Mansfield Park" with English Professor Dr. Pamela Buck

May 21, 2016
Dr. Pamela Buck

Sacred Heart University English professor Dr. Pamela Buck led a discussion of Mansfield Park on May 21, 2016.

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Pamela-Buck-5-21-16.mp3


Teen: Amazing Extracurriculars

May 17, 2016
Keith Berman

Keith Berman of Options for College presented how to use your passions to your advantage on May 17, 2016. 

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Keith-Berman-5-17-16.mp3

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Social Media and Your Job Search

June 1, 2016
Linda Van Valkenburgh

Executive career management coach Linda Van Valkenburgh discussed ways to improve your social media skills to position yourself for career search or to elevate your credentials and industry reputation on June 1, 2016.

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Linda-VanValkenburg-6-1-16.mp3


Kick Up Your Pitch with Crowdfunding, A Panel Discussion

May 25, 2016
Crowdfunding Panel

A panel of product designers, developers, inventors, and entrepreneurs spoke about their experiences using crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo on May 25, 2016.

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Crowdfunding-5-25-16.mp3


Bestselling Young Adult Author Kimberly McCreight

May 20, 2016
Kimberly McCreight

Kimberly McCreight, New York Times bestselling author of Reconstructing Amelia and Where They Found Her spoke about her new young adult trilogy The Outliers on May 20, 2016.

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Kimberly-McCreight-5-20-16.mp3


Sybil Steinberg's New Book Picks for Summer Reading

June 3, 2016
Sybil Steinberg

Westporter Sybil Steinberg, contributing editor and former book review section editor for Publishers Weekly, returned with her ever-popular talk on the best new reads on June 3, 2016.

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Sybil-Steinberg-6-3-16.mp3


Open Meeting of the Westport-Weston Chamber of Commerce: 2016 CT General Assembly Legislative Wrap-Up

May 11, 2016
Westport-Weston Chamber of Commerce

The Westport-Weston Chamber of Commerce and CBIA hosted a panel of local legislators in an informal discussion about the 2016 session of the Connecticut General Assembly on May 11, 2016.

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CT-Legislators-5-11-16.mp3


GreenDay: Sustainability & Climate Change—The Post-Paris Opportunity

May 14, 2016
Peter Boyd

Social entrepreneur and Westporter Peter Boyd spoke about society’s historic new opportunity to embrace sustainability, following the UN’s successful international climate talks in Paris in December 2015 on May 14, 2016, as part of Westport's GreenDay.

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Peter-Boyd-5-14-16.mp3