Wed, 29 March 2017
Fordham Conversations Host Robin Shannon talks with members of The Bronx
Daniel Fitzgerald is Vice President of operations at The Bronx Greenmarket Hot Sauce.
Julia Fitzgerald is Vice President of sales at The Bronx Greenmarket Hot Sauce
Sheryll Durrant is a Managing Gardener at Kelly Street Gardens. She is also The Farm Coordinator at New Roots Community Farms, part of International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Mon, 13 March 2017
New York Harbor has a long history that starts way back in the 1600s. It’s home to all kinds of species and wildlife, but throughout the 19th and 20th centuries the harbor was filled with trash and sewage sending the harbor on a downward trajectory. But now, it’s making a comeback and things are looking better.
Fordham Conversations Host Chris William talks with John Waldman. He’s the author of Heartbeats in the Muck: The History, Sea Life, and Environment of New York Harbor which is now available from Fordham University Press.
Also on the show, WFUV's Kris Venezia has a story about how New York's waterways can be used for transportation.
Mon, 6 March 2017
A brutal civil war divides Syria with devastating human toll. Thousands of people there have already died and millions are stranded as refugees. But the civil war is also putting the culture and music of the country in jeopardy.
Fordham Conversations host, Patrick Russomanno talks with Fordham Professor