Cast Category: FeaturesCast

Jul 1, 2009

Sarah Weddington Podcast

Sarah Weddington is an attorney, lecturer and mentor who gained world-wide fame when she and Linda Coffee represented “Jane Roe” in the landmark Roe v. Wade case before the United States Supreme Court. She was just 26 years old when the case, that legalized arbortion in the country, was first argued. Weddington is an active […]

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Jun 30, 2009

Angela Davis — Feminist Change: A New Era

Angela Davis, author, activist and 1970s political icon,  spoke on March 4, 2009 in Ritsche Auditorium. A professor emerita at the University of California-Santa Cruz, Davis has prodded America’s social conscience for nearly 40 years. Her presentation was “Feminist Change: A New Era.” Davis burst onto the scene in 1970 when she was the subject […]

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Jun 30, 2009

Vicki & Erik Swenson — The Murder of Teri Lee

Vicki and Erik Swenson tell the story of the stalking and brutal murder of Vicki’s sister, Teri Lee. After Lee’s death, the Swensons took in her four children, and still deal with the aftermath daily. Vicki & Erik tell the heart-wrenching story to bring attention to the issues of stalking and domestic abuse. Their presentation […]

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Jun 30, 2009

Brian Myres Podcast

When he spoke to a full auditorium of students, faculty and community members, Brian Myres decided not to use any notes. He spoke from the heart about his passion for his work, his respect for his colleagues, his concept of building brand, and the people who influenced his successful career. Brian Myres “The Power of […]

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Jun 30, 2009

Dr. Reatha Clark King — Race and Economics

She has a vitae that speaks volumes to a successful career in business, philanthropy and education. The former president of Metropolitan State University and president and board chair of the General Mills Foundation was at SCSU on October 22, 2008. Dr. King presented “Continuing the Conversation on Race: Economic Opportunities.” This podcast covers a wealth […]

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