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Was Thomas Edison an inventor, or more of an entrepreneur? 

 


Touching story of lovers separated at an early age and then re-connected late in life.


Welcome to Behind the Story, a program where we take you straight to the source. In this episode, we’ll hear KWBU’s complete conversation with Lakia Scott, an assistant professor at Baylor University, who has co-authored a new book about Historically Black Colleges and Universities. We talk about HBCUs, their historical roots and their questionable future. 


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Marlene Reed spends much of her time writing published cases for journals and textbooks. She teaches ethics in her classroom using those stories, which are based on real-life experiences from interviews of people who have been faced with difficult decisions. 

 


Superb story of a poor India boy who accompanies an elephant from India to Istanbul and rises to become the architect’s apprentice.


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Companies are taking a more proactive approach to encourage healthy lifestyles for their employees.

 


Observations of a noted essayist who reflects with wit and charm on America in the 1960s.

 


Founder and CEO of Falkon Ventures Kyle Ballarta, uses biology as a model to help design an improved, sustainable entrepreneurial ecosystem. Ballarta says you can have both purpose and profits, resulting in a win-win for everyone involved – the entrepreneur, the investor and the community. 

 


 

A collection of poetry by a Philadelphia journalist turned novelist and poet. 


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How one company nudges customers to buy online. 

 


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