Episodes

April 11, 2017

*Encore Episode*: How the National Science Foundation Trains Teachers…

My guest today is Dr. Melissa A. Rasberry ().  Melissa is senior technical assistance consultant at the , where she serves as the…

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April 4, 2017

Ep 84: A Mission to Bring Robotics to STEM Education with Jane Taylor

Jane Taylor is the Founder and President of . Bot Shop is an innovative one-stop shop specializing in integrating Robotics and En…

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March 28, 2017

Ep 83: How Trump's Surveillance of Muslims Affects the Rights of Inno…

Faiza Patel () serves as co-director of the Brennan Center’s Liberty and National Security Program. She has testified before Cong…

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March 21, 2017

Ep 82: Decoding the New FCC Under Chairman Ajit Pai with Gigi Sohn

The man who , according to Cecilia Kang at The New York Times. The FBI picked up twenty-nine year old John Rivello of Salisbury, …

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March 14, 2017

Ep 81: The Internet Economy with Chris Hooton

Dr. Christopher Hooton () is the Chief Economist at the Internet Association, which represents the interests of the world's leadi…

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March 7, 2017

Ep 80: How to Fight Fake News (Part 2 of 2): 'Inoculation' with Sande…

Sander van der Linden, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor (University Lecturer) in Social Psychology in the Department of Psycholog…

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Feb. 28, 2017

Ep 79: How to Fight Fake News (Part 1 of 2) with Taylor Moore

Taylor Moore () is the 's (CDT) Free Expression Fellow. Her work focuses on preserving the Internet as a global platform for spee…

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Feb. 21, 2017

Ep 78: How to 'Obfuscate' Your Identity for Privacy and Protest with …

Helen Nissenbaum () is on the faculty if Cornell Tech, on leave from NYU where she Professor of Media, Culture and Communication …

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Feb. 14, 2017

Ep 77: Is FCC Chief Ajit Pai's Net Neutrality 'Weed Whacker' Good for…

Harold Feld ()  is Public Knowledge's Senior Vice President. Before becoming Senior Vice President at Public Knowledge, Harold wo…

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Feb. 7, 2017

Ep 76: Empowering Consumers to Protect their Privacy and Secure their…

John Breyault () is Vice President of Public Policy, Telecommunications and Fraud at the National Consumers League (NCL). John’s …

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Jan. 31, 2017

Ep 75: Climate Progress, Tech and Sustainability in the Trump Era wit…

is Director of Environment and Sustainability at . Alexandria develops and advocates positions on domestic and international poli…

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Jan. 24, 2017

Ep. 74: Don't Let Politics Sabotage Lifeline Broadband Subsidies for …

Carmen Scurato () is Director of Policy and Legal Affairs at the (NHMC). As a native of Puerto Rico, Carmen is a passionate advo…

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Jan. 17, 2017

Ep 73: How to be Street Smart About Building Your Personal Brand in W…

Having spent significant time working in newsrooms, covering Capitol Hill, managing in-house corporate public affairs, working on…

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Jan. 10, 2017

Ep 72: Who Says Seniors Can’t Get Around Barriers in Tech? (Part 2) w…

Debra Berlyn (@) is the Executive Director of The Project to (GOAL), and President of Consumer Policy Solutions. Debra is a seas…

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Jan. 3, 2017

Ep 71: Who Says Seniors Can't Get Around Barriers in Tech? (Part 1) w…

Tom Kamber () is the founder and executive director of OATS, where he has helped over 20,000 senior citizens get online, built mo…

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Dec. 27, 2016

Ep. 70: Race, Genetics and Reconciliation with Alondra Nelson

Alondra Nelson () is the Dean of . An interdisciplinary social scientist, she writes about the intersections of science, technolo…

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Dec. 20, 2016

Ep 69: Google's Computer Science Education Research,Tools and Program…

Dr. Sepehr Hejazi Moghadam (), Head of Research and Development, K-12 Pre-University Education at Google. Previously, Sepehr was …

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Dec. 13, 2016

Ep 68: How Resurgent Libraries Offer Content, Classes, Makerspaces an…

Alan S. Inouye heads public policy for the American Library Association (ALA). In this role, Alan leads ALA’s ranging from telec…

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Dec. 6, 2016

Ep 67: How Teacher Diversity Contributes to Gifted-and-Talented Gap w…

Hannah Putman (@) is the Director of Research at the National Council on Teacher Quality. Hannah's recent work includes a study o…

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Nov. 29, 2016

Ep 66: Redefining Tech Inclusion in the Age of Trump with Melinda Epl…

Melinda Epler () is Founder and CEO of Change Catalyst, a certified B Corp whose mission is to empower diverse, inclusive and sus…

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Nov. 22, 2016

Ep 65: What to Expect from Tech Policy Under Trump with Andy Schwartz…

Andrew Jay Schwartzman () is the Benton Senior Counselor at the Institute for Public Representation of Georgetown University Law …

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Nov. 15, 2016

Ep 64: The Real-World Impact of Reality TV with Connie Frazier

In this episode, we discussed: how traditional and social media platforms perpetuate stereotypes. the role of the advertising in…

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Nov. 8, 2016

Ep 63: 'Predictive Policing' Isn't Just Science Fiction--It's Real, a…

David Robinson () is a Principal at Upturn, a public interest technology and policy consulting firm. Prior to co-founding UpTurn,…

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Oct. 31, 2016

Ep 62: How to Access Federal Venture Capital for Your Small Business …

Nate Yohannes () is Senior Advisor to the Chief Investment and Innovation Officer at the US Small Business Administration. He was…

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