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This edition: Season One, #13

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Episode Details

Original tape date: March 29, 2002.

In this edition, the show profiles ACRES, a program that takes place at Medgar Evers College and teaches high school students about the Civil Rights era. Next, a Hunter College student who wrote a book of essays on the rough time known as adolescence. The book has been optioned for the big screen. A profile of brothers at Queens College ensues. They have achieved success with an ice cream parlor that feature the oddest flavors, such as corn on the cob. Finally, Study with the Best joins the annual CUNY Jazz Festival.`

Guest List

Bruce Becker Co-Founder, Max & Mina’s Ice Cream

Mark Becker Co-Founder, Max & Mina’s Ice Cream

Prof. Dan Carillo Director, CUNY Jazz Festival

Prof. Ron Carter Distinguished Professor, City College, Music Dept.

Sean Devlin Executive Director, American Civil Rights Education Services

Tomiko Karino Host, Study With the Best

Zyphus Lebrun Host; Producer, Study With the Best; Independent Sources

Ned Vizzini Student, Hunter College

Malik Washington Brooklyn College Jazz Band

Prof. Salim Washington Director, Brooklyn College Jazz Band