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6:00 PM     
6:30 PM     
7:00 PMInto Possession of Myself: An Hour with Pippa Whit

Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: Pippa White

Pippa White presents an entertaining and interesting hour with samples of her one-woman storytelling shows. Based on formative American historical events, her lively and engaging presentations impart facts and insight to homesteaders, immigrants, and reformers.


Restoration Exchange Omaha

Host: Kent Pavelka Guests: Kristine Gerber and Nicole Malone

Kristine Gerber and Nicole Malone discuss the merger of Restore Omaha, Landmarks Inc., and Omaha Urban Neighborhoods and the effort to preserve and restore older homes, businesses and neighborhoods. They also discuss the annual Restore Omaha conference held at the Metro Community College South Omaha Campus.


Mu Gamma Gamma, Criminal Justice

Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: John Whalen, Matthew Guzman, Thomas Grothe

John Whalen, Criminal Justice instructor, discusses MCC's Criminal Justice program. Students Matthew Guzman and Thomas Grothe discuss their experiences and aspirations as well as their activities in Mu Gamma Gamma, the MCC chapter of the American Criminal Justice Association, Lambda Alpha Epsilon.


Gam Saan: Asians in America

Host: Kent Pavelka Guests: Colin Cox, Newton Kaneshiro, Janet Song

Colin Cox, the creative force of Will and Company (a not-for-profit theatre ensemble based in Los Angeles), discusses the influence and contributions made by Asians in various stages of America's growth and expansion. Actors Janet Song and Newton Kaneshiro discuss various characters they each portray in the dramatic presentation, Gam Saan: Asians in America (Gam Saan is the Chinese name given to the Western US and Canadian gold fields worked by Chinese laborers in the 1840's and 1850's).


Local Flavor - Corned Beef and More

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. 


7:30 PMThe Black Church in American History

Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: Selwyn Bachus

Senior Pastor of Salem Baptist Church discusses the role, reverence and relevance of the Black Church in African American history.


ATC Campus

Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: James Cloyd, Director of Student Services discusses Metro's Applied Technology Campus.


MCC’s Season With Sage Cookbook

Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: Joellen Zuk

Joellen Zuk, MCC Culinary Arts Instructor discusses the "Season with Sage" cookbook project and how it gave students a chance to hone their culinary skills by developing and testing recipes. The "Season with Sage" cookbook was dedicated to deceased culinary student, Brandon Thomas.


8:00 PMFort Omaha Buffalo Robe Project

Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: Steve Tamayo

Steve Tamayo, Lakota artist and professor of traditional arts from the Rosebud Reservation in South Dakota discusses MCC's buffalo robe project and the importance of the Fort Omaha Campus.


General Crook House Museum
Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: Pat Pixley and Betty Davis discuss the Crook House.
Quilts: A Fabric of Black History

Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: Kyra Hicks

Kyra Hicks discusses how her original story quilts document her experiences as a young, Black, single woman.


Perspectives on Playwriting, Directing and Acting

Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: Playwrights Larry Singer, Lee Wochner and Robert Caisley discuss their points of view on playwriting.


8:30 PMActivate Omaha

Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: Tammie Dodge

Tammie Dodge, Project Manager discusses Activate Omaha and it's core functions. 


Omaha City Council & Douglas County Meetings

9:00 PMInto Possession of Myself: An Hour with Pippa Whit

Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: Pippa White

Pippa White presents an entertaining and interesting hour with samples of her one-woman storytelling shows. Based on formative American historical events, her lively and engaging presentations impart facts and insight to homesteaders, immigrants, and reformers.


Art in Public Places

Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: Tom McDonnell, Suzanne Wise.

Kent Pavelka and Tom McDonnell Dean of Languages and Visual Arts and Suzanne Wise Executive Director, Nebraska Arts Council discuss the art scene in Omaha and Lincoln and the art program at MCC.


Gam Saan: Asians in America

Host: Kent Pavelka Guests: Colin Cox, Newton Kaneshiro, Janet Song

Colin Cox, the creative force of Will and Company (a not-for-profit theatre ensemble based in Los Angeles), discusses the influence and contributions made by Asians in various stages of America's growth and expansion. Actors Janet Song and Newton Kaneshiro discuss various characters they each portray in the dramatic presentation, Gam Saan: Asians in America (Gam Saan is the Chinese name given to the Western US and Canadian gold fields worked by Chinese laborers in the 1840's and 1850's).


Continuing Education Classes: Hypnosis

Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: Aubrey Nye

Aubrey Nye- Instructor, continuing education discusses using hypnosis as a safe alternative to quit bothersome habits.


9:30 PMRestoration Exchange Omaha

Host: Kent Pavelka Guests: Kristine Gerber and Nicole Malone

Kristine Gerber and Nicole Malone discuss the merger of Restore Omaha, Landmarks Inc., and Omaha Urban Neighborhoods and the effort to preserve and restore older homes, businesses and neighborhoods. They also discuss the annual Restore Omaha conference held at the Metro Community College South Omaha Campus.


Mu Gamma Gamma, Criminal Justice

Host: Kent Pavelka Guest: John Whalen, Matthew Guzman, Thomas Grothe

John Whalen, Criminal Justice instructor, discusses MCC's Criminal Justice program. Students Matthew Guzman and Thomas Grothe discuss their experiences and aspirations as well as their activities in Mu Gamma Gamma, the MCC chapter of the American Criminal Justice Association, Lambda Alpha Epsilon.


Local Flavor - Corned Beef and More

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. 


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