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This edition: The Best of Season 14 of Study With the Best

Episode Details

Original tape date: August 3, 2015.

First aired: August 30, 2015.

On this month’s episode of the Emmy-nominated Study With the Best, a look back at the most compelling stories of our past year of programming. These stories include: A profile of criminalist Andrew Schweighardt, a graduate of John Jay College of Criminal Justice who now has a solid career in the city; a look at the City Tech Mechatronics department and its prized creation, Tobias the Robot; a look at CUNY’s initiatives in solar power; a profile of Flavio Alves, a Brazilian-born filmmaker who graduated from City College and has since gone on to make a number of critically lauded films; and a look at John Jay College’s Prison to College Pipeline program.

Guest List

Flavio Alves Filmmaker, City College of New York

Eugene Babkin City Tech

Tria Case University Director of Sustainability, CUNY

Angjelo Kuka City Tech

Krystal Patrice Ruiz-Cruz Grid Alternatives

Andrew Schweighardt, PhD. Criminalist, NYC Office of Chief Medical Examiner

Kate Shackford Executive Director, Grid Alternatives

Robert Taitt Student, John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Bianca Van Heydoom Director of Education Initiatives, Prisoner Reentry Institute

William Welcome

Andy Zhang, PhD Director, City Tech Mechatronics Department, City Tech