Video Archive: Season 4
President Lee Todd of the University of Kentucky and President James R. Ramsey of the University of Louisville discuss the upcoming 2010 session of the General Assembly, the request they’ve made for operating dollars, the 2020 goal of 800,000 Kentuckians with bachelor degrees, and more.
Premiered: Wednesday, December 23, 2009 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Gov. Steve Beshear discusses the upcoming session of the 2010 General Assembly, his push to expand gambling in the state, and the important spring and fall elections in Kentucky.
Premiered: Wednesday, December 30, 2009 at 7:30/6:30 am CT on KET2
Bob Berman, one of the most widely read astronomers in the world, is interviewed at the IdeaFestival in Louisville, where he spoke on consciousness and the state of the universe. His “Strange Universe” feature appears monthly in Astronomy magazine. He is the author of Secrets of the Night Sky and Biocentrism.
Premiered: Sunday, December 20, 2009 at 8:30/7:30 am CT on KETKY
John Grogan, author of the best-seller Marley and Me, discusses his new book, The Longest Trip Home, a memoir about growing up in a devout Catholic home outside Detroit in the 1960s and ’70s. Grogan also discusses how his life has changed since becoming a best-selling author.
Premiered: Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Creative thinkers from the 2009 IdeaFestival in Louisville talk about their work: A.J. Jacobs, author of The Guinea Pig Diaries: My Life as an Experiment; Christine Miller, founder and editor of ReSource Magazine; and Louisville artist Kenn Parks.
Premiered: Saturday, November 28, 2009 at 10:30/9:30 am CT on KETKY
November is National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, and our guests are Dr. Linda Kuder and Virginia Bell, the founders of Best Friends Day Center in Lexington, an adult day program for persons who have an irreversible memory disorder and their families. They discuss the “Best Friends Approach,” an internationally recognized model of care for people with memory disorders.
Premiered: Sunday, November 15, 2009 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KET
David Hawpe, the former editorial director of the
Courier-Journal, discusses the newspaper business, Kentucky politics, and his plans for the future.
Premiered: Tuesday, November 3, 2009 at 7:30/6:30 pm CT on KET2
Kentucky Supreme Court Justice Bill Cunningham discusses the state’s efforts to provide free civil legal assistance to those who can not afford legal representation.
Premiered: Thursday, October 29, 2009 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Terry Holliday, who was awarded a four-year contract in summer 2009 as Kentucky commissioner of education, discusses the challenging education landscape and the strategy for moving forward. He has said the Commonwealth will compete for the $4.35 billion in “Race for the Top” federal grants to be awarded in 2010 for reform and innovation in classrooms.
Premiered: Sunday, October 25, 2009 at 8:30/7:30 am CT on KETKY
Bob King, president of the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education, discusses his plans to reach goals for improving higher education in the state. The former chancellor of the State University of New York, the largest higher education system in the country, King also discusses the significant progress made at SUNY in areas that are also important to Kentucky’s higher education reform: enrollment, retention, graduation rates, research volume, and philanthropy.
Premiered: Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at 7:30/6:30 am CT on KET2
Dr. Steven Aldana discusses WellSteps, a workplace wellness program he founded that focuses on changing unhealthy behaviors one step at a time. He also discusses his book The Culprit and The Cure, a guide to lifestyle changes that is being used by employers nationwide in an effort to reduce employee-related health expenses.
Premiered: Thursday, October 8, 2009 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Marguerite Esrock, director of the annual St. James Court Art Show in Louisville, discusses the history of the event and the upcoming show. On the same program, Louisville Metro city councilman and historian Tom Owen talks about the importance of historical preservation and protecting old Louisville.
Premiered: Wednesday, September 30, 2009 at 8:00/7:00 am CT on KETKY
Inspired by the father of American landscape architecture, Frederick Law Olmsted, Dan Jones started 21st Century Parks because he believes what Olmsted did for Louisville can be done again. He discusses the organization’s latest project, The Fork, a 4000-5000 acre park and trail system planned for the last major undeveloped corridor surrounding Louisville.
Premiered: Wednesday, September 23, 2009 at 8:00/7:00 am CT on KETKY
Former Gov. John Y. Brown discusses Kentucky politics and the races shaping up for the next election.
Premiered: Wednesday, December 9, 2009 at 7:30/6:30 am CT on KET2
University of Kentucky men’s basketball coach John Calipari discusses the highs and lows of his career, his new job, and his book, Bounce Back: Overcoming Setbacks to Succeed in Business and in Life. The program was taped at the Joe Craft Center on the UK campus.
Premiered: Thursday, November 12, 2009 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
This program pays tribute to former Kentucky poet laureate James Baker Hall, who died June 25, 2009, at the age of 74. Appearing on the program are his widow, Mary Ann Taylor-Hall, who is also a writer, and his friend Gurney Norman, a novelist and the current Kentucky poet laureate.
Premiered: Saturday, September 5, 2009 at 10:30/9:30 am CT on KETKY
Bob Compton, executive producer of the documentary Two Million Minutes, returns to share his thoughts on education in America, specifically how chronically low scores in math and science are impacting the U.S. economy.
Premiered: Tuesday, August 25, 2009 at 7:30/6:30 pm CT on KET2
Newspaper columnist and author George Will discusses his career and his love for the national pastime, baseball, in an interview recorded at the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce’s Economic Summit and Annual Meeting in Louisville.
Premiered: Tuesday, August 18, 2009 at 7:30/6:30 pm CT on KET2
Loyal Jones, founder and former director of Berea College’s Appalachian Center, and current director Chad Berry discuss the center’s work and mission, national media coverage about Appalachia, and the future of the region.
Premiered: Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Mary Shelman, director of the Harvard Agribusiness Program, identifies the policies and players that are influencing and changing the vertical food chain, made up of farmers, suppliers, retailers, and consumers. The program was taped at Alltech’s 25th International Animal Health and Nutrition Symposium held in Lexington.
Premiered: Saturday, August 8, 2009 at 10:30/9:30 am CT on KETKY
Squire Babcock, associate professor of English and philosophy and director of the master of fine arts in creative writing program at Murray State University, discusses his debut novel, The King of Gaheena.
Premiered: Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Trent Loos, a rancher and farmer who produces the radio program Loos Tales, discusses the importance of understanding how natural resources are turned into consumable goods.
Premiered: Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Cellist and vocalist Ben Sollee discusses his career in music and his advocacy for social issues and performs his music.
Premiered: Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Mary Crane, a business consultant who describes herself as bridging cultural and generational gaps in the workplace, talks about teaching etiquette to Generation Y employees.
Premiered: Monday, October 4, 2010 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
The Rev. Nancy Jo Kemper, executive director of the Kentucky Council of Churches, reflects on her long career in ministry and the work of the council as she prepares for retirement.
Premiered: Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
John David Dyche, a Louisville lawyer, conservative political columnist, and author, discusses his book, Republican Leader: A Political Biography of Senator Mitch McConnell, the story of how McConnell has become Washington’s most powerful Republican.
Premiered: Friday, July 23, 2010 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Author Robyn Waters, known in corporate circles as the Trendmaster, explains how she helps businesses understand the latest consumer trends and envision future ones. The program was recorded at the Downtown Lexington Hotel. Waters was a speaker at the 10th Annual Women’s Business and Leadership Conference in Lexington.
Premiered: Friday, July 12, 2013 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Pearse Lyons, founder and president of Alltech Biotechnology, one of the world’s leading animal health companies, discusses Alltech’s annual conference, the company’s commitment to education and humanitarian efforts, and more. The program was recorded at Alltech’s 25th International Animal Health and Nutrition Symposium in Lexington.
Premiered: Tuesday, June 9, 2009 at 7:30/6:30 pm CT on KET2
A heart-transplant patient and a survivor of childhood abuse share their stories in separate interviews. Murphey Coy, a University of Kentucky student, talks about his participation in the American Heart Association’s Central Kentucky Heart Walk just 49 days after his March 2009 heart transplant. Author Kim Richardson discusses her memoir chronicling the abuse she experienced growing up in a rural Roman Catholic orphanage in Anchorage, Ky.
Premiered: Sunday, June 7, 2009 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KET ED
Panos Zavos, a reproduction specialist from the Andrology Institute of America, discusses human cloning.
Premiered: Sunday, May 24, 2009 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KET
Janet Holloway, co-founder and executive director of Women Leading Kentucky, talks about how she started the organization and how it creates opportunities for women to lead, learn and achieve.
Premiered: Sunday, May 24, 2009 at 8:30/7:30 am CT on KETKY
Richard Yamarone, a Wall Street economist, discusses the current economic downturn, including how it came about and why he believes the economy will take a long time to rebound.
Premiered: Sunday, May 17, 2009 at 8:30/7:30 am CT on KETKY
Ted Bassett, one of the most respected figures within the global Thoroughbred industry, and Bill Mooney, co-author of Keeneland’s Ted Bassett: My Life, discuss their book.
Premiered: Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Arch Gleason, president and CEO of the Kentucky Lottery Corp. and president of the World Lottery Association, discusses the Kentucky Lottery’s success, how the lottery’s proceeds benefit the state, and the issue of expanding gaming, among other topics.
Premiered: Monday, September 20, 2010 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Richie Farmer, the former University of Kentucky basketball star who is now in his second term as Kentucky’s commissioner of agriculture, discusses his time as a Wildcat and the Kentucky Proud program.
Premiered: Sunday night, April 19, 2009 at 12:30/11:30 pm CT on KET
Bill Mills, president of the Christian Appalachian Project, discusses his organization, problems in Eastern Kentucky and the recent 20/20 documentary “A Hidden America: Children of the Mountains,” about children living in poverty in Appalachia.
Premiered: Wednesday, April 15, 2009 at 8:00/7:00 am CT on KETKY
Jennifer Swanberg, director of the University of Kentucky’s Institute for Workplace Innovation, discusses the importance of workplace flexibility and other creative solutions for improving the quality of the workplace for employees.
Premiered: Sunday night, April 5, 2009 at 12:30/11:30 pm CT on KET
Larry Conley, a star of one of the University of Kentucky’s most beloved basketball teams, Rupp’s Runts, talks about his time with legendary coach Adolph Rupp and what life has been like since. He also delves into his career on the other side of the court as a Raycom Sports analyst.
Premiered: Sunday, April 5, 2009 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KET ED
Andre Dubus III, acclaimed author of House of Sand and Fog, discusses the genesis of the wildly popular book and also talks about his newest novel, The Garden of Last Days.
Premiered: Tuesday, March 24, 2009 at 7:30/6:30 pm CT on KET2
Doug Whitlock, president of Eastern Kentucky University, discusses his goals for the university, state budget cuts for higher education and other topics.
Premiered: Thursday, February 26, 2009 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Two interviews are featured on this edition. Mike Huckabee, former Arkansas governor and presidential candidate, discusses his book, Do The Right Thing: Inside the Movement That’s Bringing Common Sense Back to America, about his experiences during the Republican presidential race and his hopes for the future of the GOP. Author Cassandra King talks about her newest novel, Queen of Broken Hearts, in which the main character leads divorce recovery retreats.
Premiered: Thursday, February 19, 2009 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Bill Goodman continues his discussion with David Jones, co-founder and former CEO of Humana, about his background and the history of the company. This is the second of a two-part interview with Jones.
Premiered: Monday, October 1, 2012 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Republican Mitch McConnell is now the longest serving U.S. Senator in Kentucky history. On this edition of One to One with Bill Goodman, McConnell talks about his leadership role as the minority leader in the Senate, the people whose advice and counsel he’s sought over the years, and historical figures he admires. The program was taped in front of a studio audience at the University of Louisville’s McConnell Center.
Premiered: Sunday, February 8, 2009 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KET ED
He was recently named to Gov. Steve Beshear’s President’s Advisory Committee of the Higher Education Work Group, which is studying ways to make a college education more affordable.
Premiered: Monday, November 21, 2011 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Gov. Steve Beshear discusses his first year in office on this edition of One to One with Bill Goodman.
Premiered: Sunday, January 18, 2009 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KET
On this edition of One to One with Bill Goodman, Bill speaks with David Jones, co-founder and former CEO of Humana, about his background and the history of the company.
Premiered: Friday, November 18, 2011 at 1:00/12:00 noon CT on KETKY
Berea College President Larry Shinn discusses the remarkable history and mission of the 153-year-old institution.
Premiered: Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY