April 5, 2014 at the Old Lantern in Charlotte, VT. Award ceremony and keynote address.
Honorable Geoffrey Crawford receives the Jack Hickey Award. Master of Ceremonies TJ Donovan, Auctioneer Jamie Polli of GameshowsVT. Sr. Helen Prejean is the Keynote Speaker. Sister Prejean has been instrumental in sparking national dialogue on the death penalty and helping to shape the newly vigorous opposition to state executions. She travels around the world giving talks about her ministry. She is the author of Dead Man Walking: An Eyewitness Account of the Death Penalty in the United States, which became a movie, an opera and a play for high schools and colleges.
Host Margaret Harrington interviews Kevin Kamps, Radioactive Waste Watchdog from Beyond Nuclear (www.beyondnuclear.org), to continue a discussion on radioactive waste.
Host Dennis McMahon speaks with Seth Bongartz, President of Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home, located in Manchester, Vermont. www.hildene.org
Alien invaders live hidden among us. The Asian longhorned beetle (ALB) is in the top 100 "world's worst invasive alien species" and could destroy one third of America's trees. For the first time, the ALB infests a city on the edge of a natural forested area. Bugged is a 24-minute documentary that follows scientists, government officials and private citizens who are the front lines in the ALB eradication war. - Director, Emily Driscoll
The last of the 2014 Lake Champlain Chamber of Commerce's annual Legislative Breakfast Series features Senator Patrick Leahy (D), and Representative Peter Welch (D).
Community members, Peter Garritano, Sandy Baird, Charles Simpson, Mannie Lionni and Marc Estrin continue their roundtable conversation.
Excerpts from a citywide celebration to honor and insure the rights of all women and girls to lead secure, creative, healthy and free lives. To watch the full program visit: http://www.cctv.org/watch-tv/programs/burlington-international-womens-day-celebration
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