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The Center For The Advancement of Public Action (CAPA) at Bennington College is proud to offer this new series of online classes for learners at every stage—from high school seniors to retired professionals—who want to engage with the most pressing issues of our time.

The purpose of these courses is to empower students with the tools to build community and take meaningful action at the local, national, and international level.

Susan Sgorbati is Director of the Center for the Advancement of Public Action and we welcome her to the RT this morning along with our Judith Enck – who teaches a CAPA class on Beyond Plastics. Judith is Former EPA Regional Administrator, Visiting Professor at Bennington College, and President of Beyond Plastics.

A longtime public radio official will be Bennington College’s 11th president.

9/6/19 Panel

Sep 6, 2019

  The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, investigative reporter Rosemary Armao, Albany County District Attorney David Soares, Siena College Economics Professor Aaron Pacitti, Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck, and Executive Director of the Museum of Broadcast Communications in Chicago, Susy Schultz.

8/30/19 Panel

Aug 30, 2019

    The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, investigative reporter Rosemary Armao, Albany County District Attorney David Soares, Siena College Economics Professor Aaron Pacitti, and Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck.

8/23/19 Panel

Aug 23, 2019

     The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Investigative Reporter Rosemary Armao, Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck, Siena College Economics Professor Aaron Pacitti.

8/9/19 Panel

Aug 9, 2019

       The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Siena College Economics Professor Aaron Pacitti and Former EPA Regional Administrator, political consultant and lobbyist Libby Post, and Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, and Founder of Beyond Plastics, Judith Enck.

8/2/19 Panel

Aug 2, 2019

   The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Albany County District Attorney David Soares, Siena College Economics Professor Aaron Pacitti, and Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, and former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck.

7/19/19 Panel

Jul 19, 2019

    The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Albany County District Attorney David Soares, Siena College Economics Professor Aaron Pacitti, and Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck.

7/12/19 Panel

Jul 12, 2019

The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Investigative Journalist Rosemary Armao, Siena College Economics Professor Aaron Pacitti, Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck.

  The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are Investigative Journalist Rosemary Armao, Edward Hamilton Distinguished Professor of Computer Science @ RPI and Faculty Associate at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University and Harvard Data Science Initiative Fellow Fran Berman, Communications Consultant Theresa Bourgeois, Siena College Professor of Comparative Politics Vera Eccarius-Kelly, Former EPA Regional Administrator Judith Enck, Political Consultant Libby Post, Albany Law School Professor and Director of the Immigration Law Clinic Sarah Rogerson, Berkshire Eagle Journalist Jenn Smith.

7/5/19 Panel

Jul 5, 2019

The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Former EPA Regional Administrator and Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, and Founder of Beyond Plastics Judith Enck and Siena College Economics Professor Aaron Pacitti.

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Bennington College will use $1 million in grant funding to research food insecurity.

6/7/19 Panel

Jun 7, 2019

  The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Albany County District Attorney David Soares, Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck, and Siena College Economics Professor Aaron Pacitti. 

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Isabel Roche is the Provost and Dean of Bennington College, but on July 1st she’ll become interim president of the private liberal arts college of about 700 students. The current president – Mariko Silver – is leaving the Bennington, Vermont school to lead the Henry Luce Foundation after six years on the job. Roche spoke with WAMC about the tumult surrounding higher education in the region, as well as what she says she’ll bring to her new role at Bennington.

5/24/19 Panel

May 24, 2019

  The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Albany County District Attorney David Soares, lecturer at Skidmore College Peter Moloney, and Former EPA Regional Administrator and visiting professor at Bennington College Judith Enck.

5/17/19 Panel

May 17, 2019

  The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Albany County District Attorney David Soares, Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck, and Siena College Economics Professor Aaron Pacitti. 

4/26/19 Panel

Apr 26, 2019

   The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC's Alan Chartock, Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, and former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck, retired Associate Editor of the Times Union, Mike Spain, and chairman of Capital District Latinos Dan Irizarry.

4/5/19 Panel

Apr 5, 2019

The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Siena College Economics Professor Aaron Pacitti, Jim Hendler, Tetherless World Professor of Computer, Web and Cognitive Sciences at RPI, and Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, and former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck.

3/22/19 Panel

Mar 22, 2019

  The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Albany County District Attorney David Soares, Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, and former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck, and Siena College Economics Professor Aaron Pacitti.

We are also joined by Sarah L. Bower-Terbush President of Wappingers Falls Hydroelectric.

3/15/19 Panel

Mar 15, 2019

 

The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Albany County District Attorney David Soares, Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, and former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck, and Siena College Economics Professor Aaron Pacitti.

3/8/19 Panel

Mar 8, 2019

   The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Albany County District Attorney David Soares, Corporate Attorney Rich Honen, Political Consultant Libby Post, and Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, and former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck.

3/1/19 Panel

Mar 1, 2019

 

The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Former EPA Regional Administrator Judith Enck, and Siena College Economics Professor Aaron Pacitti.

1/22/19 Panel

Feb 22, 2019

  The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Albany County District Attorney David Soares, Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, and former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck, and Siena College economic professor Aaron Pacitti.

The last section of the show features a live conversation between Alan Chartock and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.

2/15/19 Panel

Feb 15, 2019

 

The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Albany County District Attorney David Soares, Former EPA Regional Administrator Judith Enck, Siena College economic professor Aaron Pacitti, and James Ketterer, Dean of International Studies at Bard College and academic director of the Bard Globalization and International Affairs program.

2/8/19 Panel

Feb 8, 2019

  The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Albany County District Attorney David Soares, Judith Enck, Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, and former EPA regional administrator, and we welcome back Communications Consultant Theresa Bourgeois.

2/1/19 Panel

Feb 1, 2019

The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Former Times Union Associate Editor Mike Spain, and Judith Enck, Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, and former EPA regional administrator.

1/25/19 Panel

Jan 25, 2019

  The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists: WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, and former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck, Siena College Economics Professor Aaron Pacitti, and Albany County District Attorney David Soares.

1/18/19 Panel

Jan 18, 2019

   The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists: WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, and former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck, Siena College Economics Professor Aaron Pacitti, and Albany County District Attorney David Soares.

1/11/19 Panel

Jan 11, 2019

   The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are: WAMC’s Alan Chartock; Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, and former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck; Vice President for Editorial Development at New York Press Association Judy Patrick; and Investigative Journalist, Rosemary Armao.

1/4/19 Panel

Jan 4, 2019

  The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are: WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Albany County District Attorney David Soares, Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at Bennington College, Founder of Beyond Plastics, and former EPA regional administrator Judith Enck and Investigative Journalist, Rosemary Armao.

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