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Feminist Media Review: Host Peggy Luhrs 05/11/2015

Host Peggy Luhrs speaks to issues of the day

Bilateral Amputee and Former BHS Athlete Sets Sights on the Road to Rio 05/08/2015

Former Burlington High School athlete, University of New Hampshire football captain, and bilateral amputee Muji Karim speaks to students and the community about Running to Rio for the World Paralympic Games.
Muji Karin went to Burlington High School in Vermont, the University of New Hampshire in Durham, and now lives in Massachusetts. Because of the high interest in Muji’s amazing story, Next Step and Burlington High School host this talk for members of the press and student athletes.  To donate, go to: https://www.crowdrise.com/MujiKarimRunningToRio/fundraiser/mujikarim

1st Wednesdays - The Duel - Burr vs Hamilton 05/06/2015

1st Wednesdays presents The Duel: Aaron Burr vs. Alexander Hamilton, presented by Willard Sterne Randall. Was it murder or suicide when the vice president of the United States killed the first secretary of the treasury in a duel?

Kevin Brooks - Just Wiggle Your Toes 04/30/2015

Kevin Brooks is an inspirational speaker on the issues of alcohol abuse prevention and safety. After 2 days of presentations to students at Hunt middle school and the Burlington High School, he presents his topics to parents and caregivers in this evening talk sponsored by the Burlington Partnership for a Healthy Community. For more on kevin visit: http://www.kevinbrooks.ca

Senator Patrick Leahy: FBI Director Comey and Digital Investigation Center at Champlain College 04/24/2015

At the invitation of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey visits Vermont. Together, Leahy and Comey will tour the digital laboratory – the Leahy Center for Digital Investigation – at Champlain College in Burlington, Vermont. Champlain College President Don Laackman will join Leahy and Comey on a tour, followed by a press conference.

Feminist Media Review: Host Peggy Luhrs 04/13/2015

Host Peggy Luhrs speaks to issues of the day

Stamp Money Out of Politics 04/02/2015

The Stamp Stampede is a movement to legally stamp messages on money to #GetMondyOut of politics.  It aims to amend the US Constitution and states that corporations are not people and money is not free speech.  More information at: www.StampStampede.org

Vermont Peace and Justice Center

Judge Ben: Transitioning from Incarceration 03/31/2015

Judge Ben Joseph speaks with Elizabeth Truscott, UVM Social Work student on programs aimed at transitioning people back into society from incarceration.

Vermont Political Revolution for Better Governance 03/31/2015

Dan Freilich, MD and President of Vermont Political Revolution Corporation, along with John Likakis, Secretary for Vermont Political Revolution, share insights into the development and mission of the organization. More info: www.vermontpoliticalrevolution.org

The Vermont Political Revolution is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-partisan, constituent-led, grassroots organization and movement in which citizens and candidates work together to minimize conflicts of interest in public office via education, active learning, and proactive self-help.

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