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The University of Vermont's Symposium “What Is the Role of Government?
Then and Now,” celebrating the 25th Anniversary of Madeleine M. Kunin’s
Inauguration as Governor of Vermont and featuring lectures and panel
discussions, will air on Tuesdays and Sundays this March on RETN Channel
16. A different lecture and panel discussion will air each Tuesday,
beginning March 9 at 8 p.m. Programs will repeat the following Sunday
beginning at 7 p.m.
The programs will also be available for viewing on the RETN web site.
Visit www.retn.org for a complete list of programs, as well as air dates
- "The Environment and Jobs: Can We Have Both?" Address by Jonathan
Lash, President, World Resources Institute
--- Airs Tuesday, March 9 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 14 at 7 p.m.
- "The Environment and Jobs: Can We Have Both?" Panel discussion
moderated by Mary Watzin, Dean, UVM Rubenstein School of Environment and
Natural Resources; with Patrick Parenteau, Vermont Law School; Beth
Sachs, Vermont Energy Investment Corporation; Richard Cowart, The
Regulatory Assistance Project; Elizabeth Courtney, Vermont Natural
Resources Council; and Darby Bradley, Vermont Land Trust
--- Airs Tuesday, March 9 at 9 p.m. and Sunday, March 14 at 8 p.m.
- "Meeting Human Needs and Improving Education" by Gretchen Morse,
Executive Director, United Way of Chittenden County; and Richard Mills,
Retired New York Commissioner of Education and former Vermont
Commissioner of Education
--- Airs Tuesday, March 16 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 21 at 7 p.m.
- "Meeting Human Needs and Improving Education" Panel discussion
moderated by Fayneese Miller, Dean, UVM College of Education and Social
Services; with Charlie Smith, former President, The Snelling Center for
Government; Jeff Francis, Vermont Superintendents Association; Hon. Jane
Kitchel, Vermont State Senator (D–Caledonia County); and Kathy Hoyt,
former Secretary of Civil and Military Affairs and Chief of Staff in the
--- Airs Tuesday, March 16 at 9 p.m. and Sunday, March 21 at 8 p.m.
- "What Difference Do Women in Leadership Make?" Madeleine M. Kunin,
Governor of Vermont (1985-1991), with introductory remarks by Liz
Bankowski, Event Moderator
--- Airs Tuesday, March 23 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 28 at 7 p.m.
- "What Difference Do Women in Leadership Make?" Panel discussion
moderated by Cynthia Belliveau, Dean, UVM Continuing Education; with
Hon. Denise Johnson, Vermont Supreme Court; J. Churchill Hindes,
Visiting Nurse Association of Chittenden and Grand Isle counties; Karen
Meyer, UVM Vice President for Federal, State and Community Relations;
Ellen Mercer Fallon, Langrock, Sperry & Wool, LLP; and Hon. John Dooley,
Vermont Supreme Court
--- Airs Tuesday, March 23 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 28 at 8 p.m.
Governor Kunin’s remarks, “What Difference Do Women in Leadership Make?”
are also available in the “VPR Presents” section on the Vermont Public
Radio web site: http://www.vpr.net/episode/48086/
For more information about the symposium, including biographical
information about the participants, please visit
www.uvm.edu/~crvt/KuninSymposium.html or contact the Center for Research
on Vermont at [log in to unmask] or 802-656-4389.
Coordinator, Center for Research on Vermont
and Vermont Studies Program
University of Vermont
589 Main Street, Nolin House
Burlington, VT 05401-3439
Email: <[log in to unmask]>; Telephone: 802-656-8363
Web site: <www.uvm.edu/~crvt>