EdCast Discusses the Future of Education in New York City

October 23, 2012 3:27 pm Uncategorized

Dr. Linda Hirsch interviews City Comptroller John Liu

EdCast, CUNY-TV’s award-winning education-focused monthly program will begin airing its interview with New York City Comptroller John Liu as he discusses his Beyond High School initiative on October 24 at 10 A.M.

On the same episode, Professor Jim Carney of Lehman College’s Journalism, Communications and Theater Department speaks with CUNY Senior Vice Chancellor Jay Hershenson.

Along with Prof. Carney, EdCast, is co-hosted by Dr. Linda Hirsch of Hostos Community College. The show recently won a 2012 Telly Award for its program, “Battling Bullying.” The Telly Awards are given annually to honor excellence in cable television programming. Jerold Barnard, media technology manager for Lehman’s Information Technology Division, is the show’s executive producer.

The episode will also air at 3 P.M. and 11 P.M. on October 24; it can also be seen on Saturday, October 27 at 8 P.M. and Sunday, October 28 at 10 A.M.

EdCast airs on CUNY-TV Channel 75 Time Warner Cable and BronxNet’s Channel 67 on Cablevision.