This edition: Season One, #12
Original tape date: March 22, 2002.
In this edition, the hosts profile the John D. Calandra Institute, which works to prepare high school students, especially of Italian-American decent, for college and careers. Next, we learn of the life of a Ph.D. student at the CUNY Graduate Center and his sojourn through CUNY schools. Also, after many years as a school teacher, an elderly woman pursues a career as an artist and succeeds. Finally, at Hunter College the first female wrestler has pushed her way into the male dominated sport.
Damion Jones Sports Information Director, Hunter College
Tomiko Karino Host, Study With the Best
Zyphus Lebrun Host; Producer, Study With the Best; Independent Sources
Christina Luksa Freshman Wrestler, Hunter College
Francesca Madonia Hostess, Italics
George Martinez Student, Ph.D. Political Science Program, The Graduate Center/CUNY
Joseph Rizzi Assistant Principal, New Utrecht High School
Gail Smith Acting Assistant Provost, Pipeline Program, The Graduate Center/CUNY
Pierre Tribaudi Outreach Counselor, Calandra Italian-American Institute
Peter Vellon Department of Historical Research, Calandra Italian-American Institute
Megherian Yetkin Student, Queensborough Community College
Dr. Nancy L. Ziehler Associate Director of Counseling, Calandra Italian-American Institute