Difficult Dialogues

President Pasquerella hosts Amherst Media's Difficult Dialogues.

Episode 19: (recorded April 8, 2015): President Pasquerella interviews Laurie Loisel, Reporter and Editor at the Daily Hampshire Gazette and Dr. Jeffrey Zesiger, Medical Director of Palliative Care at Cooley Dickinson Hospital about the end of life.

Episode 18: (recorded March 11, 2015): President Pasquerella talks about the National Priorities Project with Robin Claremont, Director of Development and Communications at the National Priorities Project, and Douglas J. Hall, Executive Director of the National Priorities Project. 

Episode 17: (recorded December 10, 2014): President Pasquerella talks with Lynn Morgan, Professor of Anthropology at Mount Holyoke College and Marlene Gerber Fried, Professor of Philosophy and Faculty Director, Civil Liberties and Public Policy Program of Western MA, and Founding President of the Abortion Rights Fund of Western MA and the National Network of Abortion Funds about women's reproductive rights. 

Episode 16: (recorded October 8, 2014): President Pasquerella talks with Stephen Jones, Professor of Russian and Eurasian Studies and International Relations, about recent issues in Russia and the Ukraine. 

Episode 15: (recorded September 17, 2014): President Pasquerella talks with David Hernandez, Assistant Professor of Spanish, Latino/a & Latin American Studies at Mount Holyoke College, about problems on the U.S. Southern border. 

Episode 14: (recorded August 26, 2014): President Pasquerella talks with Sohail Hashmi, Professor of International Relations at Mount Holyoke College, about current issues in the Middle East. 

Episode 13: (recorded July 29, 2014): President Pasquerella discusses the Common Core with Michael Flynn, Director of Mathematics Leadership Programs at Mount Holyoke College and Kaneka Turner, Elementary Math Specialist at the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools in Charlotte, NC. 

Episode 12: (recorded June 30, 2014): President Pasquerella interviews Christopher Rivers, Professor of French at Mount Holyoke College about apparitions of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

Episode 11: (recorded April 18, 2014): President Pasquerella talks with Chris Pyle, Professor of Politics at Mount Holyoke College, and Bill Newman, Director of the Western Massachusetts ACLU.  This is part two of a two-part discussion on NSA spying and civil liberties.

Episode 10: (recorded April 18, 2014): President Pasquerella talks with Chris Pyle, Professor of Politics at Mount Holyoke College, and Bill Newman, Director of the Western Massachusetts ACLU.  This is part one of a two-part discussion on NSA spying and civil liberties.

Episode 9: (recorded March 14, 2014): President Pasquerella talks with David Manuel Hernandez, Professor of Spanish, Latina/o and Latin American Studies at Mount Holyoke College, about immigration issues in the United States.

Episode 8: (recorded February 7, 2014): President Pasquerella discusses women in technology with Audrey St. John, Clare Booth Luce Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Mount Holyoke College, and Maria Toyofuku, Director of Information Technology with Five Colleges, Inc. 

Episode 7: (recorded December 17, 2013; aired January 2014) Mount Holyoke College President Lynn Pasquerella discusses the casino controversy in Massachusetts with Dr. Rachel Volberg, Research Associate Professor, School of Public Health & Health Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. 

Episode 6: (December 17, 2013) Mount Holyoke College President Lynn Pasquerella discusses the casino controversy in Massachusetts with Robert Goodman, Emeritus Professor of Environmental Design at Hampshire College, and Karen Jacobus, Coordinator of Health Education at Mount Holyoke College.

Episode 5: (November 25, 2013) Dr. Lynn Pasquerella interviews Dr. Preston Smith, Professor of Politics and Chair of African American and African Studies, Mount Holyoke College.

Episode 4: (October 29, 2013) President Pasquerella discusses gender identity issues with Dr. Genny Beemyn, Director of the Stonewall Center at UMass Amherst, and Dr. Mitch Boucher of the Sexual Minorities Archives Board of Directors in Northampton. 

Episode 3: (September 11, 2013) Conversation with Gregory White and Kavita Khory focusing on recent events in Egypt and other countries in the Middle East with comparison to recent trends in Pakistan.
 
Episode 2: (August 29, 2013) President Pasquerella discusses the Trayvon Martin case and race issues in the United States with Amilcar Shabazz & Chris Tinson.
 
Episode 1: (August 12, 2013) President Pasquerella talks with Dr. Cerri Banks, Vice President for Student Affairs at Mount Holyoke College, and Rosa Clemente, the 2008 Vice Presidential Candidate for the Green Party, about the Trayvon Martin case and race issues in America.