Video Stories

Seven Days of Opening Nights 2011 | Issues in Education (February 2011)

Professional performers and creative artists take on the role of educators and mentors at FSU’s 13th annual Seven Days of Opening Nights festival of the fine and performing arts. Florida State University President Eric Barron and WFSU-TV’s Suzanne Smith talk with renowned jazz pianist Marcus Roberts, a member of the FSU College of Music faculty […]

The Future of Health Care and Health Education | Issues in Education (January 2011)

Florida State University President Eric Barron and WFSU-TV’s Suzanne Smith talk with expert on aging Dr. Jill Quadagno, who was recently named a fellow to the Institute of Medicine, one of the four organizations that make up the prestigious National Academies. A professor in Social Gerontology at Florida State, she is the author of a […]

Business of Universities | Issues in Education (December 2010)

FSU President Eric Barron and WFSU-TV’s Suzanne Smith talk with former CEO Al Dunlap about the idea of the university as a business and the possibility of making higher education fit the bottom line. They also discuss the Albert J. and Judith A. Dunlap Student Success Center on FSU’s campus and how it helps students […]

The College of Music | Issues in Education (November 2010)

In this episode of Issues in Education, we look at the changing world of music education and gain some insight into music appreciation. FSU President Dr. Eric Barron and WFSU-TV’s Suzanne Smith talk with music critic and philanthropist Albert Cohen and College of Music Dean Don Gibson about history of the college and how it […]