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Georgetown College President William Jones

Georgetown College President William Jones

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Georgetown College President William Jones

Georgetown College President William Jones talks about growing up in Appalachia, the transformative power of education, his goals for the school, a full-tuition scholarship program for local students, and the state of higher education in Kentucky.
S15 E21 Length 27:02 Premiere: 2.16.20

Georgetown College President William Jones on the School’s Tuition Program and Its Mission to Students

Last December, officials at Georgetown College announced a plan that would make higher education available to a generation of Kentucky students who might not otherwise be able to afford it.

The Legacy and Legends program will provide four-year, full-tuition scholarships to high school graduates in Scott, Franklin, Owen, and Casey Counties for the next decade. Students will have to live on campus and pay their own room and board, but academic fees of up $160,000 will be covered by the new scholarship.

“We wanted to create an opportunity to provide even more access to young people to this transformative education that we offer," says Georgetown College President William Jones. “If we can keep more young people closer to home, provide them with an extremely high quality education, I think it makes it more likely that they’re going to end up settling here once they do get their four-year degree.”

Jones is the 25th president of the liberal arts college in Scott County. Started 190 years ago, the school was long affiliated with the Baptist denomination, but now labels itself a Christian institution.

“We're a college, we’re not a church,” says Jones. “Our faculty members have academic freedom.” says Jones.

But he says that doesn’t mean the teachings of Jesus aren’t part of a student’s educational experience at the school.

“You’re going to have conversations about your academic discipline, you’re going to be prepared in a way that’s going to make you highly successful in graduate school or out in the workforce,” Jones continues. “But also you’ll have conversations with faculty members about those things that really matter – about kindness, and about mercy, and about empathy and gratitude – those lessons that I do think come from our Christian tradition and from the scriptures.”

The Benefits of Higher Education

The school boasts an enrollment of about 1,600, which includes students from about 30 states and 20 countries, according to Jones. He says Georgetown is known for strong education- and business-degree programs as well as pre-medical school and pre-law tracks. The college also boasts having had 36 Fulbright Scholars and 5 Rhodes Scholars, and it offers an honors program through Oxford University in England.

“More people in the commonwealth are paying attention now to what we have to offer,” he says. “We’re the number one college in Kentucky for job and graduate school placement two years in a row.”

While tuition costs for public and private universities continue to climb, officials at Georgetown want to make sure their academic offerings remain affordable. Jones encourages all prospective students to complete financial aid applications to see what funding they may be eligible to receive against the normal per-semester "sticker price."

“What you actually see on the website is not always what you’re going to pay,” says Jones.

In addition to the new Legacy and Legends scholarships available to students in counties that have a historic connection to the college, Jones says every student at Georgetown receives some kind of scholarship support, either for academic merit or athletic or artistic talent. He says 40 percent of the students at the school also qualify for federal Pell Grants available to students from low-income families.

Regardless of the out-of-pocket costs the student actually pays, Jones says a college degree remains an excellent investment.

“The latest study… shows that over your lifetime, the difference between a four-year degree and just a high school diploma is about a million dollars worth of earnings on average," says Jones. “Your education at Georgetown is transformative and will help you not only be a great citizen, a great community member, but help you be a wonderful professional as well.”

’You Will Be a College Graduate’

Jones is living proof of the power of education to change a life. He was raised a cardboard-insulated coal shack located at the head of a holler in Whitley County on the Kentucky-Tennessee border. The family didn't get indoor plumbing until Jones was 16 years old, when they moved into a federal housing project in Williamsburg.

“I learned a lot about resiliency, and loyalty, and kindness, and grit,” he says, “and I also learned a lot of what I wanted to have different in my own life.”

Neither of his parents completed school: His mother dropped out in eighth grade when she got married and his father dropped out in ninth grade. But Jones says they both had higher aspirations for their children.

“When I was in third grade... my parents started telling me, ‘You will be a college graduate,’” he says. “They saw it as a way out of poverty, not just financial poverty but also emotional, psychological, spiritual poverty as well.”

But it took more than the firm belief of his parents for Jones to climb the academic ladder. He also credits a range of teachers, coaches, and pastors for pushing him to avoid the same fate as other men in his family who experienced violent premature deaths.

“Society was going to pay for me to either live in prison or go to college, and I’m grateful for the fact that I got to go to college,” says Jones. “I'm also grateful for the ability to live in a society that believes education is important and wants to invest in it.”

Jones received a tuition-free degree from Berea College and then he earned a master’s degree in philanthropy and development from St. Mary’s University of Minnesota. He held fundraising positions at small schools in Indiana and Virginia, before becoming president of Bethany College in Lindsborg, Kan. Last July, he was named president of Georgetown College. Jones says it’s rewarding to be part of institution that provides a holistic educational experience.

“At Georgetown, we don’t just care that your mind is expanded,” he says. “We want to expand your heart as well, and a heart once expanded can never contract. So to invite people to invest in that kind of transformation is very easy for me.”

In addition to his regular duties, Jones is overseeing a strategic planning process for the school. He says a committee of faculty, staff, students, alumni, and community members will review options for new academic programs as well as upgrades to the school’s residence halls and athletic facilities. He says Georgetown, like all other institutions of higher education, cannot simply be about dispensing knowledge in an age when virtually all information is instantly available on your smartphone.

“Anything you want to know, you can know, but how are you going to use that knowledge, and what difference is it going to make in your own life and someone else’s life?” says Jones. “Those kinds of conversations are, I think, what a lot of colleges and universities will be focusing on as we go forward.”

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Kevin Chapman - S10 E28

Clinical psychologist Kevin Chapman of Louisville discusses anxiety disorders and an innovative approach called virtual reality exposure therapy to help ease those conditions.

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Kiley Lane Parker - S10 E29

Filmmaker Kiley Lane Parker discusses her film, Raising Ms. President, about raising the next generation of female political leaders.

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Pellom McDaniels - S10 E30

Pellom McDaniels, faculty curator of African-American collections and assistant professor of African-American studies at Emory University in Atlanta, talks about his book, The Prince of Jockeys: The Life of Isaac Burns Murphy.

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Jay Williams - S10 E33

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Susan and Morgan Guess - S10 E34

Susan Guess and her daughter, Morgan, began the Guess Anti-Bullying Foundation nearly four years ago after Morgan experienced bullying. They have raised $50,000 to bring a variety of anti-bullying programs to the region. Susan Guess was appointed by Gov. Steve Beshear in 2014 to serve on the Kentucky Bully Prevention Task Force, which will make recommendations to the governor in fall 2015.

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Beth Silvers and Sarah Stewart Holland - S15 E10

Beth Silvers and Sarah Stewart Holland, co-hosts of the podcast Pantsuit Politics, talk about moving beyond conflict and frustration in our political conversations while protecting our relationships and finding understanding. They are authors of the book I Think You're Wrong (But I'm Listening).

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Miss Kentucky Ramsey Carpenter - S10 E35

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Josh Nadzam and Tanya Torp - S10 E37

Renee speaks with community activist Josh Nadzam, a former University of Kentucky track athlete, who in 2014 ran from Lexington to Frankfort to raise awareness for domestic partner violence. Then, Renee talks with Tanya Torp, program director of Step by Step, a non-profit organization that improves the lives of young single moms and their children through support, encouragement, faith, and education.

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Cathy Zion - Zion Publications LLC - S10 E38

Cathy Zion became owner and publisher of Zion Publications in 1996, after a long career in banking. Her company publishes Today's Woman, and added new magazines, Today's Transitions and Today's Family.

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Gigi Butler - Gigi's Cupcakes - S10 E39

Gigi Butler opened her first Gigi's Cupcakes location just off of music row in Nashville, Tennessee in 2008 and in six short years, with 98 locations and counting, Gigi's is now the largest cupcake franchise in the world.

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Cathe Dykstra - Family Scholar House - S10 E41

Cathe Dykstra, chief possibility officer, president & CEO of Family Scholar House, discusses the Louisville organization and its impact on families and communities. Family Scholar House's mission is to end the cycle of poverty by providing housing and educational support to single-parent students and their families.

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Pastor Edward Palmer - Racial Bias and Juvenile Justice Reform - S15 E2

Pastor Edward Palmer works to eliminate disproportionate minority contact within the child welfare and juvenile justice systems. He talks about Kentucky's juvenile justice reform efforts, how he's working with justice officials in addressing racial biases, and more. Pastor Palmer is a certified diversity trainer and the current chair of the National Coalition for Juvenile Justice. He is also serving his fifth term as a Radcliff city councilman.

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Infant Nutrition and Breastfeeding - S10 E42

Renee and her guests discuss the health benefits of breastfeeding in recognition of national breastfeeding week, as well as provide tips on proper infant nutrition. Scheduled guests include: Doraine Bailey, MA, IBCLC, Breastfeeding Support Services with the Lexington-Fayette County Health Dept.; Ana Maria Linares, an associate professor in the UK College of Nursing and a Lactation Consultant who has conducted research on attitudes and practices around breastfeeding among Latinas in Lexington; and Nicole Peritore, program coordinator for the Health Education through Extension Leadership (HEEL) Office at the University of Kentucky.

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Andre Taylor - S10 E43

Andre Taylor has a distinguished 35-year career, building and advising businesses. He's the author of You Can Still Win! and a half-dozen other books, a frequent guest expert on ABC News, and an international authority on winning and leadership. Mr. Taylor was a speaker at the 13th Annual Lexington Bluegrass Area Minority Business Expo.

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JoAnne Wheeler Bland - S10 E44

Renee talks with transgender activist JoAnne Wheeler Bland, who in her sixties transitioned from male to female. A practicing attorney for more than 40 years, she is a former Special Justice on the Kentucky Supreme Court, former Vice-President of the Kentucky Fairness Alliance, current member of the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education's Committee on Equal Opportunity (the Diversity Committee), and guest speaker at Women's and Gender Studies programs at Kentucky universities.

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Faith Politics - S10 E45

Renee and her guests talk about the role of religion in politics and public policy decision-making. Guests: Rev. Nancy Jo Kemper, pastor of New Union Christian Church, and Rev. D. Anthony Everett, pastor of Wesley United Methodist Church.

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Kinship Care - S10 E46

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. Guests: Terry Brooks, executive director of Kentucky Youth Advocates, and Jeanne Miller-Jacobs, a kinship care provider.

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Colene Elridge - S14 E23

Renee speaks with Colene Elridge, author and owner of Be More Consulting, who discusses her first book, Monday Morning Pep Talks and how she's helping people to be the best versions of themselves.

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Fayette County Public Schools Superintendent Emmanuel Caulk - S11 E2

Renee speaks with new Fayette County Public Schools Superintendent, Emmanuel "Manny" Caulk. Caulk was previously superintendent of Portland Public Schools, Maine's largest school district. His experience includes working as a special education teacher in a juvenile detention facility, an elementary principal, and a high school principal. He was also a former assistant prosecutor for the state of New Jersey.

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The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia - Gerald Smith - S11 E3

Renee's guest is Dr. Gerald Smith, an author and history professor at the University of Kentucky, and co-editor of The Kentucky African-American Encyclopedia: Life and Culture in the Commonwealth. The reference book contains entries on the individuals, events, places, organizations, movements, and institutions that helped shape the state's history and cultural diversity.

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Childhood Cancer - S11 E4

September is childhood cancer awareness month. Renee talks with survivors and parents about their experiences and the research on the rare maladies striking youth.

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Kellie Blair Hardt - S11 E5

Renee speaks with special education teacher Kellie Blair Hardt, who overcame homelessness, an absent mother, an alcoholic father and school expulsion to earn her GED. She received the National Education Association Foundation's 2013 Horace Mann Award for Teaching Excellence as one of the nation's top educators. Hardt is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in higher education at George Mason University. She was featured in KET's series Dropping Back In.

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Jacinda Townsend - S11 E6

Author Jacinda Townsend discusses her critically acclaimed novel, Saint Monkey, a coming-of-age story set in 1950's Eastern Kentucky. The book won the James Fenimore Cooper Prize for historical fiction. Townsend is a former Hurston-Wright Award finalist and currently teaches creative writing at Indiana University.

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Jefferson County Veterans Treatment Court - S10 E11

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  • Tuesday March 24, 2020 1:00 pm CT on KETKY
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  • Tuesday March 24, 2020 4:30 am CT on KETKY

Debbie Millman - S10 E10

  • Sunday March 29, 2020 8:00 am ET on KETKY
  • Sunday March 29, 2020 7:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Monday March 23, 2020 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Monday March 23, 2020 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Monday March 23, 2020 2:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Monday March 23, 2020 1:00 pm CT on KETKY
  • Monday March 23, 2020 5:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Monday March 23, 2020 4:30 am CT on KETKY

Diane Follingstad - UK Women's Circle Endowment Chair - S10 E6

  • Friday March 20, 2020 2:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Friday March 20, 2020 1:00 pm CT on KETKY
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  • Friday March 20, 2020 4:30 am CT on KETKY

Kevin Chapman - S10 E5

  • Thursday March 19, 2020 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday March 19, 2020 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
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  • Thursday March 19, 2020 1:00 pm CT on KETKY
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  • Thursday March 19, 2020 4:30 am CT on KETKY

Soreyda Benedit Begley and Chris Begley - S10 E3

  • Wednesday March 18, 2020 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Wednesday March 18, 2020 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Wednesday March 18, 2020 2:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Wednesday March 18, 2020 1:00 pm CT on KETKY
  • Wednesday March 18, 2020 5:30 am ET on KETKY
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Bloggers on Personal Development - S10 E2

  • Tuesday March 17, 2020 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Tuesday March 17, 2020 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Tuesday March 17, 2020 2:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Tuesday March 17, 2020 1:00 pm CT on KETKY
  • Tuesday March 17, 2020 5:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Tuesday March 17, 2020 4:30 am CT on KETKY

Chris Rabb - S10 E1

  • Monday March 16, 2020 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Monday March 16, 2020 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Monday March 16, 2020 2:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Monday March 16, 2020 1:00 pm CT on KETKY
  • Monday March 16, 2020 5:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Monday March 16, 2020 4:30 am CT on KETKY

Tanya Torp and Holly Houston - S9 E46

  • Friday March 13, 2020 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Friday March 13, 2020 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Friday March 13, 2020 2:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Friday March 13, 2020 1:00 pm CT on KETKY
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Frontier Nursing University - S9 E45

  • Thursday March 12, 2020 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Thursday March 12, 2020 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
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Inclusivity in Fashion - Frankie Lewis; RaeShanda Johnson - S15 E13

  • Saturday March 14, 2020 4:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday March 14, 2020 3:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Wednesday March 11, 2020 6:00 pm ET on KET
  • Wednesday March 11, 2020 5:00 pm CT on KET
  • Sunday March 8, 2020 4:30 pm ET on KETKY
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  • Sunday March 8, 2020 7:59 am ET on KETKY
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SWAG - Sisters and Supporters Working Against Gun Violence - S9 E44

  • Wednesday March 11, 2020 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
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Marta Miranda - S9 E43

  • Tuesday March 10, 2020 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Tuesday March 10, 2020 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
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  • Tuesday March 10, 2020 1:00 pm CT on KETKY
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Judi Jennings - S9 E42

  • Monday March 9, 2020 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Monday March 9, 2020 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Monday March 9, 2020 2:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Monday March 9, 2020 1:00 pm CT on KETKY
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UK College of Education Dean Julian Vasquez Heilig - S15 E24

  • Saturday March 28, 2020 4:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday March 28, 2020 3:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Wednesday March 25, 2020 11:30 pm ET on KET
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  • Sunday March 22, 2020 6:00 pm ET on KET2
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  • Sunday March 22, 2020 4:30 pm ET on KETKY
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  • Sunday March 22, 2020 12:00 pm ET on KET
  • Sunday March 22, 2020 11:00 am CT on KET
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Dr. Robert Hilgers - S9 E41

  • Friday March 6, 2020 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Friday March 6, 2020 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
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Wil James - S9 E40

  • Thursday March 5, 2020 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
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Alice Allison Dunnigan - Pioneering Journalist - S15 E9

  • Monday March 30, 2020 5:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Monday March 30, 2020 4:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Sunday March 29, 2020 6:00 pm ET on KET2
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  • Sunday March 29, 2020 12:00 pm ET on KET
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  • Wednesday March 4, 2020 6:00 pm ET on KET
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African Americans and Mental Health - S9 E39

  • Wednesday March 4, 2020 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
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Charisse Gillett - Lexington Theological Seminary - S9 E38

  • Tuesday March 3, 2020 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Tuesday March 3, 2020 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
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Dr. Timothy M. Houchin - S9 E37

  • Monday March 2, 2020 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Monday March 2, 2020 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
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  • Monday March 2, 2020 1:00 pm CT on KETKY
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Kentucky Treasurer Allison Ball; McLeod's Coffee House - S15 E23

  • Saturday March 21, 2020 4:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday March 21, 2020 3:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Wednesday March 18, 2020 6:00 pm ET on KET
  • Wednesday March 18, 2020 5:00 pm CT on KET
  • Sunday March 15, 2020 6:00 pm ET on KET2
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  • Sunday March 15, 2020 4:30 pm ET on KETKY
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  • Sunday March 1, 2020 8:00 am ET on KETKY
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Kentucky Auditor Mike Harmon - S15 E22

  • Saturday February 29, 2020 4:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday February 29, 2020 3:30 pm CT on KETKY

Mental Health Courts - S9 E36

  • Friday February 28, 2020 10:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Friday February 28, 2020 9:30 pm CT on KETKY
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Season 15

UK College of Education Dean Julian Vasquez Heilig

S15 E24 Length 26:41 Premiere Date 3.22.20

Kentucky Treasurer Allison Ball/McLeod's Coffee House

S15 E23 Length 27:27 Premiere Date 3.15.20

Kentucky Auditor Mike Harmon

S15 E22 Length 28:22 Premiere Date 2.23.20

Georgetown College President William Jones

S15 E21 Length 27:02 Premiere Date 2.16.20

Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles

S15 E20 Length 28:52 Premiere Date 2.9.20

Kentucky House Minority Whip Angie Hatton

S15 E19 Length 28:47 Premiere Date 2.2.20

Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron

S15 E18 Length 28:17 Premiere Date 1.26.20

Secretary of State Michael Adams

S15 E17 Length 28:47 Premiere Date 1.19.20

Kentucky House Minority Floor Leader Joni Jenkins

S15 E16 Length 22:01 Premiere Date 1.12.20

Ashli Watts - Kentucky Chamber of Commerce

S15 E15 Length 26:32 Premiere Date 1.5.20

U.S. Attorney Robert Duncan

S15 E14 Length 27:18 Premiere Date 12.15.19

Inclusivity in Fashion - Frankie Lewis; RaeShanda Johnson

S15 E13 Length 28:52 Premiere Date 11.24.19

Dayna Seelig

S15 E12 Length 26:57 Premiere Date 11.17.19

Rachael Denhollander

S15 E11 Length 26:42 Premiere Date 11.10.19

Beth Silvers and Sarah Stewart Holland

S15 E10 Length 26:55 Premiere Date 11.3.19

Alice Allison Dunnigan - Pioneering Journalist

S15 E9 Length 26:37 Premiere Date 10.27.19

Sharon Price and Damon Cobble

S15 E7 Length 27:07 Premiere Date 10.13.19

Terry Brooks - Kentucky Youth Advocates

S15 E6 Length 27:47 Premiere Date 10.6.19

Aaron Thompson - Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education

S15 E5 Length 28:02 Premiere Date 9.29.19

Opioid Addiction Response and Research

S15 E3 Length 28:42 Premiere Date 9.15.19

Pastor Edward Palmer

S15 E2 Length 28:07 Premiere Date 9.8.19

U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers

S15 E1 Length 28:14 Premiere Date 9.1.19

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