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Weekend Connections

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • What we know about the Mueller investigation, and U.S.-Russia relations;
  • Electric vehicles;
  • Solitary confinement and incarceration in America;
  • Women in classical music.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • If the voting age should be changed to 16;
  • What it means to be Christian;
  • Modern feminism;
  • The challenges faced by LGBTQ youth who are homeless.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • How local schools are protecting and caring for students, after news of mass shootings in American schools;
  • Racism, and what we tell our kids about race;
  • Reactions to the proposed changes to the SNAP program;
  • What's happening with photonics in Rochester. 

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • Abuses faced by women in Hollywood;
  • The Cadillac Hotel, and how to help Rochester's homeless population;
  • The Magical Negro;
  • The rock and roll scene in the 1970s and 1980s, with rock legend Eddie Money.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • The tipped wage system and its impact on restaurant owners and workers;
  • Misconceptions about refugees;
  • How the solar tariff will impact the future of the U.S. solar industry;
  • New Urbanism and what Rochester can learn from other cities.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • Divides that exist in the women's movement;
  • The #MeToo movement and understanding consent;
  • The opioid epidemic and paths to recovery;
  • New City Cafe.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • The Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act;
  • Property tax assessments, with Paychex founder Tom Golisano;
  • "John Henryism" and mental health in the African American community;
  • "Making it" in the music industry, with Kate Lee O'Connor and Forrest O'Connor of the O'Connor Band.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • The investigation into sexual harassment allegations at the University of Rochester;
  • How Frederick Douglass would view race relations in 2018;
  • Challenges faced by adults with autism;
  • Ethics in the broadcast new industry.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • The debate over police officers' body-worn cameras;
  • How to improve access to healthy food in all communities;
  • Finding a balance between all modes of transportation.

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes conversations about:

  • The bullying epidemic;
  • Phenomenon-based learning in schools;
  • Our future with artificial intelligence;
  • Why 2017 will not be remembered as science's best year.

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