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Every Monday at 12:00PM on 91.1 FM Cleveland

April 07, 2014

Journalism and Social Change in Cleveland in the 60s and 70s

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Cleveland journalist Dick Peery discusses his experiences working in the city of Cleveland during the late 60s and 70s and the changing race relations of the time.

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(left) Dick Peery, Cleveland journalist
(right) Gladys Haddad, host of Regionally Speaking

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March 31, 2014

Tutoring Outreach Programs

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Arthur Evenchik, assistant to the dean for special projects in the College of Arts and Sciences at Case Western Reserve University, and Beth Hodges, undergraduate student at Case Western Reserve University discuss their experiences and involvement with the tutoring programs at Case Western Reserve University.

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(left) Beth Hodges, student and tutor at Case Western Reserve University
(middle) Gladys Haddad, host of Regionally Speaking
(right) Arthur Evenchik, assistant to the dean for special projects at the College of Arts and Sciences at Case Western Reserve University

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March 26, 2014

Reverend Eileen Vizcaino: Director of Student Community Ministries at the Church of the Covenant Presbyterian Church in Cleveland

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Reverend Eileen Vizcaino, Director of Student Community Ministries at the Church of the Covenant Presbyterian Church in Cleveland, shares her experiences working with the church and student community at Case Western Reserve University. Reverend Vizcaino also discusses this year's alternative spring break opportunity helping to rebuild houses in New Jersey.

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(left) Gladys Haddad, host of Regionally Speaking
(right) Reverend Eileen Vizcaino, Director of Student Community Ministries at the Church of the Covenant Presbyterian Church in Cleveland

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February 28, 2014

Connecting Lawmakers with the Community

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Shakyra Diaz, Case Western Reserve University alumnus, shares her experiences working with the American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio and some of the types of cases she works on. Diaz also discusses what she must do in order to properly complete her job, such as embedding herself in her community, listening to those who are not used to speaking up and bridging the gap between the community and those who create laws.

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(right) Gladys Haddad, host of Regionally Speaking
(left) Shakyra Diaz, policy director at the American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio

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February 10, 2014

The Power of Literacy

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On this episode of Regionally Speaking, aired on February 3, 2014, Gladys Haddad speaks with Deborah McHamm, the President and CEO of A Cultural Exchange. The non-profit organization began in Cleveland, OH to promote literacy as an empowering tool and to provide books for those who do not have the means of getting them. McHamm talks extensively of her projects, including Ready Baby Read and Busy Bookmobile, and how to make books the center of a new community of young people.

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(left) Gladys Haddad, host of Regionally Speaking
(right) Deborah McHamm, President and CEO of A Cultural Exchange

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Category: education

February 08, 2014

The Social Justice Institute on Curriculum Development, Community Bridge Building and Educating Agents for Social Change

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Gladys Haddad, host of Regionally Speaking
Rhonda Y. Williams, Director of Case Western Reserve University's Social Justice Institute


This fall, the Social Justice Institute reaches its third year of establishment at Case Western Reserve University. In this series, the program’s Founder and Executive Director Dr. Rhonda Y. Williams describes the Institute’s early history, accomplishments, and current objectives, which include the addition of a Social Justice curriculum at Case Western and the utilization of feedback from Cleveland residents about their city’s development. Dr. Williams also recounts her own educational and professional background which led her to CWRU and informs us about the upcoming Social Justice Institute Think Tank symposium on November 15-16!

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December 23, 2013

The Formation of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People at Case Western Reserve University

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Jasmine Kirkland, NAACP Vice President
Gladys Haddad, host of Regionally Speaking
Onyi Ibeziako, NAACP President


On today' s program, we are joined by the two inspiring students who founded the Case Western Reserve University Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). President Onyi Ibeziako and Vice President Jasmine Kirkland share with us how they mobilized the formation of this group, as well as their individual experiences in recruiting support from both within and beyond CWRU.

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December 02, 2013

The Student-Run Free Clinic: Serving the Cleveland Community

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Maggie Lowe
Gladys Haddad, host of Regionally Speaking
Jillian Baugh


Today we are grateful to have input from two students involved with the Student-Run Free Clinic: Maggie Lowe, a student in the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, and Jillian Baugh, a second-year student with an Adult Mental Health concentration at the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences. They discuss the clinic's historical background, specific services, founding goals, and upcoming fundraising events!
How can the audience help out?
- Check out www.srfc.case.edu
- Participate in Case Western's Day of Giving on December 3rd
- Do your Christmas shopping at 10,000 Villages in Cleveland Heights on December 18th to support the Free Clinic!

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Category: CWRU students