Saturday at 4:00 pm
Urban Connections conducts guest interviews covering issues affecting our local, national, international and global communities from a Black perspective. Subjects include current events, trends, history, education, economics, science, political science, health, race, law and more.
Interview with newly hired Principal of Central Academy of Excellence – Anthony Madry August 20, 2016 | 4:00 pm
Newly hired Principal of Central Academy of Excellence Anthony Madry talks about the upcoming school year for Central.
Interview With Dr. Mark Bedell, KCPS Superintendent August 13, 2016 | 4:00 pm
Urban Connections Interview with Dr. Mark Bedell, Kansas City Public Schools, Superintendent
Michele Foster, EdD,Director, UMKC Urban Education Research Center April 9, 2016 | 4:00 pm
Dr. Michele Foster, director of UMKC Urban Education Research Center, discusses her recent visit to Cape Town, South Africa, University of Western Cape.
Troy Schulte, City Manager, KCMO discusses current issues April 2, 2016 | 4:00 pm
Troy Schulte, Kansas City-City Manager, discusses current City issues before School and Special Election, April 5, 2015.
Jean Peters Baker, JACOMO Prosecutor on crime, justice and public safety February 27, 2016 | 4:00 pm
Jean Peters Baker, Jackson County, Missouri Prosecutor speaks on crime, justice and public safety.
KCCU President, Eric Jones &VP, Marilyn Chappell on financial education January 2, 2016 | 4:00 pm
Urban Connections begins series on finances and how to improve your financial health.
Brandon Ellington, MO State Rep, returns to discuss 2016 legislation December 12, 2015 | 4:00 pm
Brandon Ellington, Missouri Representative, District 022, Democrat back with the 411 on 2016 legislation and local education issues.
Dacia Moore, LPC, Gateway of Hope, returns to discuss impact of divorce on families December 5, 2015 | 4:00 pm
Dacia Moore, LPC, Gateway of Hope, returns to discuss impact of divorce on families
Kirby Randolph, Ph.D., Truman Medical Behavioral Health, continues Urban Connections series on health and wellness. November 28, 2015 | 4:00 pm
Kirby Randolph, Ph.D. is the Director of Workforce Development and the Patient Relations Specialist at Truman Medical Center - Behavioral Health at Hospital Hill in Kansas City, MO, joins the discussion as a part of Urban Connections series on health and wellness.
Dennis Boody, MSW, Riverview Health Services discusses diabetes as Urban Connections series on health and wellness continues. November 21, 2015 | 4:00 pm
Compared to the general population, African Americans are disproportionately affected by diabetes. Urban Connections series on health and wellness continues with a discussion of diabetes with Dennis Boody, MSW and other representatives from Riverview Health Services.