WISU: Archive


Robert Coons, the new president of Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, speaks with Phil Glende about his roots in Terre Haute and Rose-Hulman, the success of Rose-Hulman’s engineering program, and the history of Rose-Hulman.
Robert Coons - Original Air Date: December 19, 2018

Professor Lawrence Schell speaking with Phil Glende about health disparities in the United States. They discuss The Center for the Elimination of Minority Health Disparities, Schell’s research on environmental factors relating to health, the effects of lead contamination, and the different health risks in rural and urban areas.
Lawrence Schell - Original Air Date: March 28, 2018

Martha Barnette, journalist and author, and Grant Barrett, lexicographer and dictionary editor specializing in slang and new words – both co-hosts and co-producers of the “A Way with Words” show on WFYI and WISU – speak with Phil Glende about their show, the Schick Lecture Series, and the largest and most important dictionary collection in the world, the Cordell Collection.
Martha Barnette and Grant Barrett - Original Air Date: November 15, 2017