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This show is a series of expertly facilitated conversations with world experts in a variety of disciplines. These conversations illuminate problems, issues and solutions faced and considered by leaders and other professionals.

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Emmy-winning filmmaker, author, activist and son of civil rights icon, Joan Trumpauer Mulholland, Loki Mulholland, joins us to discuss his amazing work. Loki's work has received over 40 Telly Awards and his films on race and social justice issues have won 20 Best Documentary awards. His first book, "She Stood For Freedom" was nominated for the 2017 Amelia Bloomer Award. His films have appeared on Showtime, PBS and Amazon where ?The Uncomfortable Truth? has been viewed over two million times. Loki is a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated and speaks all over the country on issues of race and social justice. He is the founder and Executive Director of the Joan Trumpauer Mulholland Foundation which was created to end racism through education. Tune in on Wednesday, December 14 @ 6pm EST!
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Trained in meditation, yoga, philosophy and natural health sciences in Australia, the Philippines and India, Dada Gunamuktananda joins us for a special discussion on exploring meditation and consciousness. Dada is a qualified... more

Join us on Tuesday, February 2 @ 5pm EST to hear the incredible story of special guest, Aaron Stark. Aaron is a motivational speaker and outspoken advocate for mental health awareness. His experience in public school and... more

Join us on Thursday, January 28 @ 5pm EST for an exciting and insightful conversation with Dr. Paula Stone Williams. Dr. Williams is an internationally known speaker on gender equity, LGBTQ advocacy, and religious tolerance. She... more

Tune in on Tuesday, January 19th @ 7pm EST for an informative talk with Dr. Selena Bartlett discussing her work on Neuroplasticity and brain health. Dr. Bartlett is a Group Leader in addiction-neuroscience and obesity at the Institute... more

Who should receive the COVID-19 vaccination first? Using game theory, the mathematical way of modeling how people make strategic decisions within a group, two renowned researchers model different ways of prioritizing... more

Join us for a lunchtime conversation on what will be an enlightening conversation on the virus, the vaccine and the pandemic. Dr. Shannon T. Bailey, earned his PhD from Yale School of Medicine in Cellular and Molecular Biology and is a... more

Join us for an informative conversation about outsmarting unconscious bias. This broadcast welcomes renowned expert on happiness and inclusion, Valerie Alexander. She is a globally-recognized speaker on the topics of happiness in... more

Joshua Freedman, CEO-Six Seconds, joins us for a discussion on emotional intelligence and its importance in school leadership right now. Six Seconds is a non profit organization dedicated to supporting people to create positive... more

Join us for a discussion on the RAPID-EC Study that's shaping the national conversation about the pandemic's effects! The Rapid Assessment of Pandemic Impact on Development - Early Childhood Study (RAPID-EC) is an ongoing... more

How has the global pandemic changed the classroom and schools? School leaders from around the country will be featured on this episode of the Perkins Platform to shed light on the challenges they have had to face at the start of this... more

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