• 00:16

    NPR "Voice of Books" Alan Cheuse

    in Entertainment


    Today on the BeachLifestyle Radio Show, Host Neil Haley will interview Long-time NPR "Voice of Books" Host Alan Cheuse!

     

    Acclaimed author Alan Cheuse, National Public Radio's longtime "voice of books," is the author of five novels, four collections of short fiction, and the memoir Fall Out of Heaven. As a book commentator, Cheuse is a regular contributor to National Public Radio's "All Things Considered." His short fiction has appeared in The New Yorker, Ploughshares, The Antioch Review, Prairie Schooner, New Letters, The Idaho Review, and The Southern Review, among other places. He teaches in the Writing Program at George Mason University and the Squaw Valley Community of Writers.

  • 01:16

    The duPont Talks: A Conversation with NPR Planet Money's Alex Blumberg

    in News

    Join Alex Blumberg from NPR's Planet Money's to talk about how he decided to become a t-shirt manufacturer and then tell brilliant multimedia stories about how it is done in Planet Money Makes a T-Shirt. Hear what he has been up to since he won a 2009 duPont Award for The Giant Pool of Money. Alex is a contributing editor for NPR's Planet Money, a producer for This American Life, and served as the executive producer of the television version of This American Life which aired on Showtime.
    Ask him questions about where the business is going, and why video of a cat with a moustache will always get more hits online than the most incredible audio story ever told. One lucky listener might even win one of the sold out t-shirts from the series.

  • 00:19

    This I Believe - Class of 2015 - Episode 3

    in Writing

    Based on NPR's radio program, "This I Believe", sixth graders share essays about the core values that guide their daily lives.

  • 01:11

    A Conversation with Janus Adams: A Generational Challenge

    in Lifestyle

    Emmy Award-winning journalist, historian, publisher, and producer, Dr. Janus Adams is the author of eleven books and founder of BackPaxKids.com—the online magazine and community for “’adventurous young minds’ across the Diaspora. An award-winning journalist, her talk shows on radio and TV aired for ten years. Writing more than 500 articles, her syndicat- ed column ran for sixteen years. She currently contributes commentary to the Huffington Post, NPR, and other media outlets.    Engaged by history since childhood, at 8 she was among the four children selected to break New York’s de facto segregated “neighborhood school plan” in the wake of the historic Brown v. Board of Education decision.    A classically-trained pianist, she is a graduate New York’s High School of Performing Arts. Her master’s is the nation’s first graduate degree in Black Studies. Her doctoral chair was author/composer Shirley Graham DuBois, widow of Dr. W.E.B. DuBois, cofounder of the NAACP.  The mother of twin daughters, Adams launched her publishing career when negative images of race and gender began to taint their lives. BackPax books, audios, and games are the result. Since 1986, BackPax has received numerous accolades.   Adams also founded Harambee, the first national book club for African American literature; changing the publishing landscape for authors and readers. 

  • 00:17

    This I Believe - Class of 2015 - Episode 2

    in Writing

    Based on NPR's radio program, "This I Believe", sixth graders share essays about the core values that guide their daily lives.

  • 00:20

    This I Believe - Class of 2015 - Episode 1

    in Writing

    Based on NPR's radio program, "This I Believe", sixth graders share essays about the core values that guide their daily lives.

  • 01:01

    Bert Martinez joined by Dr. Bertice Berry, David Shenk, Sean Hyman, Karen Davis

    in Business

    Dr. Bertice Berry best-selling author and award winning lecturer has been named Comedian of The Year, Lecturer of the Year and Entertainer of the Year. She has published 11 best-selling books in both fiction and non-fiction and has won numerous awards and accolades for both her writing and presentations. Berry has had her own nationally syndicated television show and has hosted, interviewed and made numerous television, documentary and radio appearances on a variety of diverse venues including The Tonight Show, Oprah Winfrey


    David Shenk award-winning and national-bestselling author of six books, including The Forgetting, Data Smog and The Immortal Game. He is a popular lecturer, a short-film director/producer, and a contributor to National Geographic, Slate, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Gourmet, Harper's, Spy, The New Yorker, The Atlantic, and NPR. His most recent book, The Genius in All of Us: New Insights Into Genetics, Talent, and IQ was welcomed as "a deeply interesting and important book" by the New York Times


    Sean Hyman has an extensive background in the financial markets, having spent more than 20 years in the investing trenches. Over that time, he’s been a stockbroker at Charles Schwab, a trading course instructor for foreign exchange market maker Forex Capital Markets, a financial writer for numerous outlets, and a key speaker at conferences both nationally and internationally


    Karen Davis psychotherapist specializing in individual, couples and family therapy and maintains a private practice in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.  With almost 20 years experience as a psychotherapist, she is currently serving as private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are anxiety, depression, weight loss, self-esteem and addiction

  • 00:32

    HOLLYWOOD ON THE COUCH: AUTHOR & PSYCHOTHERAPIST DENNIS PALUMBO

    in Entertainment

    Dennis Palumbo, M.A., MFT is a writer and licensed psychotherapist in private practice, specializing in creative issues. His newest crime novel, PHANTOM LIMB, is on sale now from Poisoned Pen Press. The book is the fourth in the series featuring psychologist and trauma expert Daniel Rinaldi.


    The first Rinaldi mystery was MIRROR IMAGE, to be followed by FEVER DREAM and NIGHT TERRORS. Palumbo is also the author of WRITING FROM THE INSIDE OUT (John Wiley), as well as a collection of mystery short stories, FROM CRIME TO CRIME (Tallfellow Press).


    He also blogs regularly for the Huffington Post, and writes the popular “Hollywood on the Couch” column for the PSYCHOLOGY TODAY website.


    Formerly a Hollywood screenwriter, Palumbo’s credits include the feature film My Favorite Year, for which he was nominated for a WGA Award for Best Screenplay. He was also a staff writer for the ABC-TV series Welcome Back, Kotter, and has written numerous series episodes and pilots.


    His first novel, City Wars (Bantam Books) is currently in development as a feature film, and his short fiction has appeared in Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine, The Strand and elsewhere. He provides articles and reviews for The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The Lancet, and many others.


    His column, “The Writer’s Life,” appeared monthly for six years in Written By, the magazine of the Writers Guild of America. He’s also done commentary for NPR’s “All Things Considered.”


    Dennis conducts workshops throughout the country.  His website is http://www.dennispalumbo.com/

  • 02:38

    UTA Radio #002 - NPR, Wrestleshow Fallout, Ring King and More!

    in Entertainment

    Today I'll discuss how my interview about eWrestling went with NPR, we'll go over Wrestleshow and Victory, and take a look at the upcoming shows as well as talk about the new hires.

  • 00:39

    ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNING : TEACHING CONTENT, CONTEXT AND LANGUAGE

    in Education

    ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNING : TEACHING CONTENT, CONTEXT AND LANGUAGE


    Listen Current is the hot new learning tool that uses National Public Radio to cut across disciplines  for student learning, stories, lesson plans, text, listening, critical thinking and works great with ELL students as well as all others. Terrific product and we visit with founder Monica Brady-Myerov  who returns with the ELL aspect.


     


    www.listencurrent.com   @listencurrent

  • 00:27

    Science of Light show on the 7th Uranus-Pluto square

    in Spirituality

    Join astrologer Randy Goldberg on the evening of the Uranus Square Pluto, as it makes the 7th of 7 exact squares. 


    Randy is a world renowned vedic astrologer who has been interviewed by CNN, NPR and the Washington post. Using a Jungian archetypal perspective, he integrates both western and vedic astrology.


    For more on Randy go here: http://www.randygoldberg.org/


    Here is his recent interveiw in the Washington Post http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/when-mercurys-in-retrograde-madness-rules-or-so-the-astrologers-say/2015/02/03/5d4570c2-abde-11e4-ad71-7b9eba0f87d6_story.html#sthash.9c9yNsiT.dpuf

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