Scrippscasts Archive

Open Line of Conversation

Director of Scripps College Academy Kelly Hewitt and Kristie Hernandez '13 were both interviewed October 14 for CBS Radio's public affairs program 'Open Line.' The segments aired recently across Los Angeles, but now you can listen online as well!

Added: December 21, 2012


Nancy Neiman Auerbach: Food Justice

Professor of international political economy Nancy Neiman Auerbach took to the radio on June 10 to debate the merits of food justice on CBS Radio with Open Line host Scott Mason. The conversation – which covered a wide range of topics related to educating yourself on the food you eat and where it comes from – is now available online with permission thanks to Open Line and CBS radio.

Added: June 14, 2012


Bridging Cultures: Realizing an NEH Teaching Fellowship

Given Scripps College's current strategic goals of diversity and globalization, professor Hao Huang proposes revising his existing course, MUS 121, "Music of the Spirits: Sacred Musical Traditions." His talk addresses how he developed the application proposal and progress made to date.

Added: April 3, 2012


AISS: A Novel Experiment in Science Education and Its Impact on Scripps

Scot Gould, professor of physics, discusses the academic features, participants (faculty, staff and students), and current outcomes of AISS. The importance of Core and connections between AISS and Core are also highlighted.

Added: March 27, 2012


Four Guiding Principles for the Lived Experience

Helena Viramontes, Spring 2012 Mary Routt Chair of Writing, presents a lecture to speak on the legacy of Cesar Chavez.

Added: March 21, 2012


Public Christianity in Egypt: On the (In)Visibility of Copts

Assistant professor of anthropology Anthony Shenoda explores the ways in which some Coptic Christians in Egypt publicly confess their Christian faith in an Islamic public sphere.

Added: March 20, 2012


An Introduction to “Clay’s Tectonic Shift: John Mason, Ken Price, and Peter Voulkos, 1956-1968″

Mary MacNaughton, director of the Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery and associate professor of art history at Scripps College, talks about Pacific Standard Time and "Clay's Tectonic Shift," focusing on the ways in which Mason, Price and Voulkos created a new kind of clay sculpture which left the domain of craft to align with the avant-garde.

Added: March 6, 2012


Archaeological Preservation in the Face of Urban Development in Athens, Greece

Alice Paterakis, Director of Conservation at the Kaman-Kalehoyuk Excavation for the Japanese Institute of Anatolian Archeology in Turkey, discusses the pros and cons of development around historically significant sites throughout Athens, Greece.

Added: February 28, 2012


The Narcissism of Minor Differences: How America and Europe are Alike

Peter Baldwin, one of the world’s leading historians of comparative social policy, talks about his recent book “The Narcissism of Minor Differences: How America and Europe are Alike.”

Added: February 22, 2012


The Euro and the Future of Europe

Professor of International Relations David Andrews speaks at UCLA's Center for European and Eurasian Studies about the euro and the future of Europe.

Added: February 17, 2012