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Estes lobbies for music to be core in education

posted on May 15, 2014 03:59 PM

Estes lobbies for music to be core in education Play Video Opera singer Simon Estes says music is just as important a part of education as reading, math and science. Watch Story

Vilsack says he'd love to work with young people in future

posted on April 4, 2014 03:03 PM

Vilsack says he'd love to work with young people in future Play Video Sec. Tom Vilsack says he doesn't know what's in his future beyond his current job at the USDA. However, in response to a question about possible interest in working in education, Vilsack says he had a compelling experience as a fellow at Harvard, and "if there's any opportunity for me to work with... Watch Story

Building a broadband customer base requires educating some Iowans first

posted on February 20, 2014 02:57 PM

Building a broadband customer base requires educating some Iowans first Play Video Michael Sadler of CenturyLink and State Sen. Steve Sodders both agree that some Iowans still need to be educated on why broadband access is important in today's world and how they could benefit from it. A bill being considered in the Legislature provides for a digital literacy program to help do... Watch Story

Education Reform Efforts in Iowa

posted on February 22, 2013 12:00 AM

Board of Regents: Craig Lang and Bruce Rastetter

posted on February 15, 2013 10:48 AM

Board of Regents: Craig Lang and Bruce Rastetter Play Video Board of Regents President Craig Lang and President Pro-Tem Bruce Rastetter discuss UNI’s next president, and the work of the Regents institutions. At the Iowa Press table are Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa; and James Q. Lynch, political reporter for The Gazette in Cedar... Watch Full Episode

School Safety and Emergency Preparedness

posted on December 21, 2012 03:10 PM

School Safety and Emergency Preparedness Play Video Mark Schouten (Iowa Homeland Security Administrator), Tom Downs (Iowa Association of School Boards Executive Director), and Jon Thompson (Aplington-Parkersburg Superintendent) discuss school safety and emergency preparedness in the wake of the school shooting in Connecticut. Joining these guests... Watch Full Episode

Dr. Kenneth M. Quinn on the Death of Ambassador Chris Stevens

posted on September 14, 2012 02:33 PM

Dr. Kenneth M. Quinn on the Death of Ambassador Chris Stevens Play Video Dr. Kenneth M. Quinn, former U.S. Ambassador to the Kingdom of Cambodia and President of the World Food Prize Foundation, discusses the death of U.S. Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens in Libya. Joining Mason at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for... Watch Full Episode

University of Iowa President Sally Mason

posted on September 7, 2012 03:12 PM

University of Iowa President Sally Mason Play Video University of Iowa President Sally Mason, who has led U of I since August 2007, discusses higher education and Regents institutions in Iowa. Joining Mason at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa; and Erin Jordan, of The Gazette in Cedar... Watch Full Episode

Community College Presidents Rob Denson and Liang Chee

posted on May 30, 2012 04:09 PM

Community College Presidents Rob Denson and Liang Chee Play Video Rob Denson, President of Des Moines Area Community College, and Liang Chee Wee, President of Northeast Iowa Community College, discuss issues facing Iowa’s community college system. Joining Denson and Wee are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa; and James Q. Lynch,... Watch Full Episode

The President in Iowa: The Cost of College

posted on April 24, 2012 03:19 PM

The President in Iowa: The Cost of College Play Video President Barack Obama visited the University of Iowa in Iowa City on Wednesday, April 25, 2012 for a speech about the cost of higher education and the issue of student loan debt. Watch Full Episode

ISU President Steven Leath

posted on March 2, 2012 02:31 PM

ISU President Steven Leath Play Video Iowa State University President Steven Leath discusses his plans for ISU as its newest leader. Joining Leath is moderator Dean Borg; Mike Glover, senior political writer for the Associated Press; and Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa. Watch Full Episode

Iowa Supreme Court Chief Justice Mark Cady

posted on February 24, 2012 02:14 PM

Iowa Supreme Court Chief Justice Mark Cady Play Video Iowa Supreme Court Chief Justice Mark Cady discusses the work of the Iowa Supreme Court. Joining Cady is moderator Dean Borg; Mike Glover, senior political writer for the Associated Press; and Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa. Watch Full Episode

Leaders of the Iowa Board of Regents

posted on February 17, 2012 02:12 PM

Leaders of the Iowa Board of Regents Play Video Iowa Board of Regents President Craig Lang and President Pro Tem Bruce Rastetter discuss the latest issues facing Iowa’s Regent institutions. Joining Lang and Rastetter is moderator Dean Borg; Mike Glover, senior political writer for the Associated Press; and Kay Henderson, news director for... Watch Full Episode

Iowa Senate Majority Leader Mike Gronstal

posted on February 9, 2012 03:04 PM

Iowa Senate Majority Leader Mike Gronstal Play Video Iowa Senate Majority Leader Mike Gronstal (D-Council Bluffs) discusses the work of the 2012 Iowa legislature. Joining Gronstal is moderator Dean Borg; Mike Glover, senior political writer for the Associated Press; and Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa. Watch Full Episode

Education Issues in Iowa

posted on January 27, 2012 09:57 AM

Education Issues in Iowa Play Video Dr. Jason Glass, director of the Iowa Department of Education; Tom Downs, executive director of the Iowa Association of School Boards; and Mary Jane Cobb, executive director of the Iowa State Education Association discuss education issues in Iowa. Joining these guests at the Iowa Press table... Watch Full Episode
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