Episodes

July 1, 2020

Kevin Negandhi: The First Indian-American to Anchor ESPN's Sportscent…

Kevin Neghandi was watching a basketball game on TV when he was 15 years old. The announcers mentioned that one of the players wa…

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June 19, 2020

Kevin's Reflection on Representation and Being an Ally

In which Kevin shares a powerful lesson he has learned about allyship.

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May 21, 2020

Carlos Aponte: The History Teacher Reinventing Philly Schooling

Carlos Aponte is a history teacher at One Bright Ray Community High School and the creator of We Love Philly. We Love Philly is a…

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May 6, 2020

Councilmember Kendra Brooks: The First Minority Party At-Large Victor…

After serving families with disabilities at Easterseals for 17 years, state budget cuts left Kendra Brooks without a job. While s…

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Dec. 18, 2019

Steve Charles: From the Farms of Lancaster to the Library of the Futu…

Steve Charles serves on the Board of Trustees at Temple University, where he’s spent years providing scholarships and other finan…

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Dec. 11, 2019

Sharon Pinkenson: The Wardrobe Stylist Who Brought Hollywood to Philly

Over two decades ago, one wardrobe stylist had an ambitious dream to see her beloved hometown become the movie metropolis she alw…

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Nov. 27, 2019

Dan Berkowitz: From The Disco Biscuits to Coachella, Bringing VIP Con…

Dan Berkowitz is the Founder and CEO of CID Entertainment. CID offers enhanced live music and travel experiences for many differe…

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Nov. 14, 2019

Bruce Warren: How a Kitchen Chef Became Philly's Music Man

Bruce Warren is assistant general manager for programming of WXPN in Philadelphia and is Executive Producer of World Cafe distrib…

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Oct. 11, 2019

Michelle Angela Ortiz: Telling the Stories of Immigrants through Art

Michelle Angela Ortiz is a visual artist, skilled muralist, and community arts educator who uses her art as a vehicle to represen…

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Oct. 3, 2019

Steven Rea: Nationally Renowned Film Critic Capturing the Everyday Li…

Steven Rea is journalist, film critic, web producer, and writer. He was a film critic for The Philadelphia Inquirer from 1992 thr…

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Sept. 26, 2019

Madeline Bell: How an Overnight Pediatric Nurse Became CEO of CHOP

Madeline Bell is the President & CEO of the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. The Children’s Hospital-- more commonly known as…

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Sept. 18, 2019

Michael Nutter: The 98th Mayor of Philadelphia

Michael Nutter served as the 98th Mayor of Philadelphia from 2008 through 2015. Before that, he had been a Member of City Council…

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Sept. 11, 2019

Rakia Reynolds: Helping Serena Williams & Other Celebrities Share The…

Rakia Reynolds is the Founder & CEO of Skai Blue Media, a public relations agency that's worked with clients such as Serena Willi…

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Sept. 5, 2019

Melissa Alam: Social Media & Branding Expert, Founder of Female-focus…

Melissa Alam is an entrepreneur and freelance brand strategist. If you’ve ever grabbed coffee at La Colombe, cracked open a Budwe…

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Aug. 27, 2019

Trevor Hayward: The Evil Genius Who Names Beers After Movie Quotes

About a decade ago, Trevor Hayward and Luke Bowen decided to start a business. The result was Evil Genius Beer Company, a brewery…

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Aug. 22, 2019

Connor Barwin: The NFL Linebacker Rejuvenating Philly Public Parks

Connor Barwin is an NFL Linebacker who has played for the Houston Texans, LA Rams, New York Giants, and Philadelphia Eagles. In 2…

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Aug. 13, 2019

Craig Grossman: Transforming 13th Street from Red Light District to a…

Craig Grossman is a General Partner at Arts & Crafts Holdings, which today is investing in the northern edge of Center City, arou…

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Aug. 6, 2019

Jo Piazza: Journalist, Novelist, and Podcaster Who Doesn't Need a Cab…

Jo Piazza is a bestselling author, award-winning journalist and digital strategist. She is the author of seven critically acclaim…

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