Deadline Now | 2008 Oct Nov Dec

  • Views: 452 Deadline NOW: Dave Murray and Fletcher Word

    Friday, December 19, 2008

    Dave Murray, The Projects Editor of the Toledo Blade and Fletcher Word, Editor and Publisher of the Sojourner Truth Newspaper join Host Jack Lessenberry to discuss the biggest news stories of 2008.

  • Views: 325 Deadline NOW: Consul General Robert Noble

    Friday, December 12, 2008

    The United States and Canada have a relationship so interwoven that we sometimes forget how much our economies depend on each other. While Canada and the Unites States share many ideals, sometimes the two countries are separated by issues involving the economy and the environment. One of Canada's leading diplomats in the United States, Consul General Robert Noble, joins Host Jack Lessenberry to discuss the unique relationship the United States and Canada share.

  • Views: 165 Deadline NOW: Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority

    Friday, December 5, 2008

    How is the Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority meeting the challenges created by today's harsh economic environment? Paul L. Toth, Jr., interim president of the Port Authority, and Eric Frankl, director of airports are Jack Lessenberry's guests.

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  • Deadline NOW: Dr. Gary Hess

    Friday, November 28, 2008

    Gary Hess, Ph.D. and professor of history at Bowling Green State University, discusses his new book VIETNAM: Explaining America's Lost War. This episode of Deadline NOW originally aired on Friday, August 29, 2008.

  • Views: 274 Deadline NOW: Kristin Dziczek and Andrew Solocha

    Friday, November 21, 2008

    As the nation's auto industry founders, Kristin Dziczek, senior project manager for the Center for Automotive Research in Ann Arbor, and Andrew Solocha, associate professor of finance at the University of Toledo, join host Jack Lessenberry to discuss the impact on the U.S. economy of a collapse or contraction of the Detroit big three automakers.

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  • Views: 313 Deadline NOW: Major Dorian LeBeau

    Friday, November 14, 2008

    This week, as the nation commemorated Veterans Day, Army Reserve Major Dorian LeBeau and host Jack Lessenberry discuss issues facing returning Iraq and Afghanistan veterans. Major LeBeau, an Iraq and Afghanistan veteran, is the clinical therapist at the Toledo Vet Center, which opened in August 2008. Veterans and their families seeking information about the Toledo Vet Center and its services may call 419-213-7533.

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  • Views: 169 Deadline NOW: Gerry Bazer and Tom Troy

    Friday, November 7, 2008

    Gerry Bazer, retired dean of Arts and Sciences at Owens Community College and presidential scholar, and Tom Troy, politics writer for The Blade, join host Jack Lessenberry to reflect on the 2008 election.

  • Views: 206 Deadline NOW: Sean Morrison, Ph.D.

    Friday, October 31, 2008

    Dr. Sean Morrison is a biological sciences scholar at the University of Michigan and a leading investigator of the mechanisms that regulate stem cell function. In addition to stem cell research, Dr. Morrison has been active in public policy issues surrounding stem cell research. On November 4, Michigan voters passed Proposal 2 on the state-wide Michigan ballot. Passage of the issue will loosen certain limitations on embryonic stem cell in Michigan. This edition of Deadline NOW, recorded just before November 4, clarifies the issue.

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  • Views: 296 Deadline NOW: Dr. Judith Shapiro

    Friday, October 24, 2008

    Judith Shapiro, Ph.D., director of the Global Environmental Politics Programs at American University's School of International Service, and a leading China specialist, discusses the implications of China's environmental problems. Dr. Shapiro was in Toledo to participate in Maumee Valley Country Day School's Global Education Program.

  • Views: 277 Deadline NOW: Bradley Leavitt and George Mays

    Friday, October 17, 2008

    This week, the challengers: Bradley Leavitt (R) is running against long-time U.S. Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur for Ohio's 9th Congressional District. George Mays (D) is challenging incumbent Bob Latta for Ohio's 5th Congressional District.

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  • Views: 172 Deadline NOW: Bill Kitson

    Friday, October 10, 2008

    Bill Kitson, president and CEO of United Way of Greater Toledo, discusses the agency's $15 million campaign goal, as well as his participation in Governor Strickland's task force on poverty.

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  • Views: 201 Deadline NOW: Lloyd Jacobs, MD

    Friday, October 3, 2008

    Dr. Lloyd Jacobs, president of the University of Toledo, and host Jack Lessenberry discuss the state of the University, its recent merger with the former Medical College of Ohio and more.

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