Eastern Standard: September 13, 2018

Sep 13, 2018

Tom Martin, Host of Eastern Standard and Focus on Business.

On this week's Eastern Standard Host Tom Martin speaks with explorers Amy and Dave Freeman about their many experiences that will launch tonight's EKU Chautauqua lecture series.

EKU Associate Professor of Sociology, James Maples, discusses his research on finding the balance between wilderness preservation and economic development in Eastern Kentucky. Dr. Maples is featured in this week's Focus on Business.

EKU Biology Professor, Stephen Richtor, explains his study on copperheads in the Red River Gorge and how people can maintain a peaceful coexistence with them.

Geoff Marietta, Director of Pine Mountain Settlement School, details the century-old Harlan County institution's focus: how human behaviors impact our natural world and how these impacts have changed over time. 

An interview between Presidential Historian John Meacham and Lexington Herald-Leader columnist Tom Eblen. 

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