Coming Up on Connections with Renee Shaw
Kentucky has one of the highest rates in the nation of children being raised by grandparents and other relatives, also known as kinship care. Renee and her guests discuss what research tells us about the financial, emotional, and legal challenges that kinship care poses.
Tuesday night, September 1 at 12:30/11:30 pm CT on KET
Wednesday, September 2 at 6:30/5:30 pm CT on KETKY
Thursday, September 3 at 7:30/6:30 am CT on KET2
Thursday, September 10 at 12:30/11:30 am CT on KETKY
Renee and her guests talk about the role of religion in politics and public policy decision-making.
Thursday, September 3 at 12:30/11:30 am CT on KETKY
Friday, September 4 at 5:00/4:00 pm CT on KET2
Sunday, September 6 at 9:00/8:00 am CT on KETKY
Sunday, September 6 at 1:30/12:30 pm CT on KET
Tuesday, September 8 at 8:00/7:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday night, September 8 at 12:30/11:30 pm CT on KET
Wednesday, September 9 at 6:30/5:30 pm CT on KETKY
Thursday, September 10 at 7:30/6:30 am CT on KET2
Chris Rabb, author of Invisible Capital: How Unseen Forces Shape Entrepreneurial Opportunity, explores how behind-the-scenes factors—human, cultural, and social capital—affect whether a business will be successful. Watch Preview
Monday, September 7 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Meet two women who have opened up about their personal journeys through life's challenges by writing blogs. Writer Emmie Sandford is a corporate marketer by trade who owns a social media consulting company. She has been chronicling her journey to a healthier weight on her blog, authenticallyemmie.com. Sheryl Withers Woolverton, a Lexington clinical social worker and therapist, is a former grief counselor with Hospice of the Bluegrass who has shared her journey of grief over a miscarriage and the death of her mother and grandmother. Her blog is called How to Make a Life. Watch Preview
Tuesday, September 8 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Husband and wife Chris and Soreyda Begley of Lexington are guests this week. Soreyda Benedit Begley is a fashion designer and native of Honduras; Chris Begley is an archaeologist and associate professor at Transylvania University who has done field work in the United States and abroad, including the Mosquito Coast of Honduras.
Wednesday, September 9 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Louisville psychologist Kevin Chapman, Ph.D., discusses anxiety and how the pressure to achieve success contributes to anxiety. He also discusses obsessive compulsive disorder, hoarding, and addictions that signal a mental disorder. Watch Preview
Thursday, September 10 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Diane Follingstad, Ph.D., became the inaugural Women's Circle Endowed Chair at the University of Kentucky Center for Research on Violence Against Women in July 2008. A professor of clinical and forensic psychology in the Department of Psychiatry in the College of Medicine at UK, she does research on violence prevention, bystander interventions, and factors impacting jury verdicts in cases where battered women killed a partner. Watch Preview
Friday, September 11 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Emmanuel Caulk, the new superintendent of Fayette County Public Schools, is the guest.
Friday, September 11 at 5:00/4:00 pm CT on KET2
Sunday, September 13 at 9:00/8:00 am CT on KETKY
Sunday, September 13 at 1:30/12:30 pm CT on KET
Tuesday, September 15 at 8:00/7:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday night, September 15 at 12:30/11:30 pm CT on KET
Wednesday, September 16 at 6:30/5:30 pm CT on KETKY
Thursday, September 17 at 7:30/6:30 am CT on KET2
Monday, September 14 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Bill Farmer, president and CEO of the United Way of the Bluegrass, talks about the agency's BIG BOLD GOAL for Central Kentucky: 10,000 more Bluegrass families will be self-sufficient by 2020.
United Way website: http://www.uwbg.org
Tuesday, September 15 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Debbie Millman, a writer, brand consultant, and educator, talks with Renee at the 2014 IdeaFestival at the Kentucky Center for the Arts.
Wednesday, September 16 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Jefferson County's Veterans Treatment Court, which began operating in the fall of 2012, helps veterans seeking treatment for alcohol/substance abuse addiction and/or serious mental health issues. Jefferson County District Court Judge David Holton talks with Renee about court, the first of its kind in Kentucky. Watch Preview
Thursday, September 17 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Sister Helen Prejean's prison ministry to abolish the death penalty and provide counseling to death row inmates has received global recognition and acclaim. The author of Dead Man Walking discusses her quest to abolish the death penalty. Watch Preview
Friday, September 18 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Renee's guest is Gerald Smith, an author and history professor at the University of Kentucky and co-editor of The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia. Contributions of more than 150 writers chronicle the black experience in the commonwealth in the encyclopedia, scheduled to be published Aug. 28, 2015, by the University Press of Kentucky.
Friday, September 18 at 5:00/4:00 pm CT on KET2
Sunday, September 20 at 9:00/8:00 am CT on KETKY
Sunday, September 20 at 1:30/12:30 pm CT on KET
Tuesday, September 22 at 8:00/7:00 am CT on KETKY
An educational movement in the Greater Louisville area seeks to put more college diplomas in the hands of African Americans. It's called 15K Degrees and some of the partners in this effort join Renee in the downtown Louisville studios to discuss the initiative. Watch Preview
Monday, September 21 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
The Student Voice Team is comprised of middle and high school students working closely with the Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence to amplify the voices of Kentucky youth on the classroom impact of education policy issues. The overarching vision is to position students as partners in improving Kentucky schools. Watch Preview
Tuesday, September 22 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY