The Relevant University

The voice of the Rocket Nation
The University of Toledo’s the Relevant University is a partnership with 760 WJR, 1370 WSPD and in print via The Toledo City Paper. The Relevant University will focus on the role of colleges and universities in their communities. You will hear from members of the Rocket Nation, our partners, our peers and those that are helping to shape the future of higher education.

Next Episode : Monday, August 31, 6-7pm on 1370 WSPD

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Addressing the issue of human trafficking in our region

August 25, 2015 • The Relevant University : Detroit

In this edition of “The Relevant University: Detroit”, Mary-Bec Gwyn, Associate Vice President for Branding and Creative Services, discusses human and labor trafficking as The University of Toledo gears up for the Human Trafficking and Social Justice Conference, the largest scholarly anti-trafficking conference in the region. Co-host Dr. Thomas Gutteridge, UT’s Senior Vice Provost and Interim Dean of the College of Social Justice and Human Service co-hosts.

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Season Finale of The Relevant University: Toledo

August 24, 2015 • The Relevant University : Toledo

Host Mary-Bec Gwyn, Vice-President of Creative Services at The University of Toledo wraps up the season with co-host Amelia Teyner and producer Sam Naumann. Segments include guests from UT and the Toledo Library as well as a look back at our season.

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Service Excellence at UTMC & Point, Counterpoint: The Way Law and Government Interact

August 17, 2015 • The Relevant University : Toledo

On this edition of “The Relevant University,” Guest host Dave Strukel returns to the chair. He interviews Tony Urbina, Service Excellence Officer at UTMC talking about how getting things right internally, helps get things right externally. UT Constitutional law expert Lee Strang explains the recent ruling by the Ohio Supreme Court's Board of Professional Conduct regarding Toledo Municipal Judge C. Allen McConnell, and Dr. Sam Nelson offers his thoughts on the 2016 Presidential race.

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Partnership in Safety and in Athletics

August 10, 2015 • The Relevant University : Toledo

On this episode of “The Relevant University: Toledo,” Host Mary-Bec Gwyn and Co-Host Amelia Teyner sit down with Chief of the Toledo Police Department, George Kral and Chief of the University of Toledo Police Department, Jeff Netwon. Discussion focuses on the ways the two safety forces are working in tandem to keep Toledo safe. Doug Kearns from Yark Automotive also joins the program to discuss the longstanding partnership between Yark and UT Athletics.

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Previews of UT Football, Basketball and the Toledo Zoo

August 03, 2015 • The Relevant University : Toledo

On this edition of “The Relevant University,” host Mary-Bec Gwyn, Associate Vice President for Branding and Creative Services at The University of Toledo sits down from both UT and the community.

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Economic Development and Last Year’s Water Crisis

July 27, 2015 • The Relevant University : Toledo

On this episode of “The Relevant University: Toledo,” Dave Strukel guests hosts an edition that focuses on local economic development and the ins and outs of last year’s water crisis.

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Coming to you from the Marathon Classic

July 21, 2015 • The Relevant University : Detroit

On this July 2015 edition of The Relevant University, Host Mary-Bec Gwyn comes to you from The Highland Meadows Country Club in Sylvania, Ohio where the LGPA’s Marathon Classic is taking place. Judd Silverman co-hosts.


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