|7:00 PM||Autistic Like Me: A Father's Perspective |
Co Host: Melinda Claussen, Ryan Stamm Guest: Charles Jones
Charles Jones, Director of the documentary/advocacy film Autistic Like Me: A Father's Perspective discusses the difficult emotional journey experienced by parents of autistic children.
|Local Flavor - Grilling|
The show features MCC chef and instructor Oystein Solberg and Michael Combs, Culinary Arts Instructor prepping and plating meals made with an array of local ingredients. Episodes are filmed in the Metropolitan Utilities District culinary theatre at MCC's Institute for the Culinary Arts
|Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce|
Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: David Brown
David Brown President and CEO discusses the Chamber's priorities and educational initiatives.
|Holiday Break||Holiday Break|
|7:30 PM||Local Flavor - Easy to Prepare Pasta|
The show features MCC chef and instructor Oystein Solberg prepping and plating meals made with an array of local ingredients. Episodes are filmed in the Metropolitan Utilities District culinary theatre at MCC's Institute for the Culinary Arts.
|MCC's Human Services Program |
Host: Kent Pavelka Guests: Mike Rush, Cindy Cusick
Mike Rush - Human Services/Chemical Dependency Counseling Instructor and Cindy Cusick - Human Services Instructor discuss preparing MCC students for positions in the public and private community agencies and institutions involved with helping professions.
|8:00 PM||Black Eagle, Dr. King’s Dream|
Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: Shawn Hamilton
Houston Texas native and Minneapolis-based actor Shawn Hamilton discusses his one man performance, Black Eagle, Dr. King’s Dream.
Shawn Hamilton discusses his portrayal of Dr. Ronald McNair, America’s first African-American astronaut, the Black Eagle. Tragically killed in the disintegration of the Space Shuttle Challenger in January 1986, Shawn performs an interpretation of Dr. McNair recounting his inspiring journey from a segregated South Carolina town to the ranks of the elite space program.
Shawn also performs a character portrayal of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King engaging an audience to embrace his ideals of determination, acceptance and brotherhood.
This dynamic story is presented by the regional touring company of Mixed Blood Theatre from Minneapolis, Minnesota.
|Global Education: One Man’s Journey|
Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: D'Andra Orey, Ph.D.
D'Andra Orey, Professor at Jackson State University relates his extensive teaching experience throughout the world. Having taught globally in Haiti, Ghana, Africa and the United States, he has great insight into various cultures, economics, and various political policies.
|The Rhythm Boys of Omaha Central:High School Baske|
Host: Kent Pavelka Guests: Steve Marantz, Kevin Buckner
Steve Marantz, Omaha Central Alum and Author and Kevin Buckner, Omaha Central Alum and basketball player discuss Steve's book - The Rhythm Boys of Omaha Central: High School Basketball in the Racial Divide of '68 and how an American high school was united by basketball and torn apart by the drama of civil rights in 1968.
|9:00 PM||HawkQuest: Celebrating Raptors|
Host: Kent Pavelka Guests: Mic Clinger, Jeanine Symthe
Mic Clinger and Jeanine Symthe, HawkQuest volunteer bird handlers explain the roles of raptors in their environment and the importance of preserving the world in which they live.
|Local Flavor - Steamed Buns|
The show features MCC chef and instructor Oystein Solberg and Janet Mar, Culinary Arts Instructor prepping and plating meals made with an array of local ingredients. Episodes are filmed in the Metropolitan Utilities District culinary theatre at MCC's Institute for the Culinary Arts.
|An Interview with Greg Grey Cloud|
Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: Greg Grey Cloud
Greg Grey Cloud, Powwow Arena Director discusses his background and role in the 24th Annual Fort Omaha Intertribal Powwow.