We’ve all heard the word sustainability, and become familiar with the concept. But what does it mean to put sustainability into practice—and how do we educate tomorrow’s leaders? Today we address these questions with College of the Atlantic professor Jay Friedlander and University of Maine School of Law professor, Sarah Schindler.
AIDS and HIV are very different entities than they once were. No longer an infection that leads inevitably to death, the human immunodeficiency virus and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome can be managed with long-term medications. Today we speak with infectious disease specialist, Dr. Thomas Courtney, about the evolution of AIDS and HIV in Maine. We also speak with Smith Galtney, who created Seeing ME: Profiles of Resilience, a collaborative photography project with the Frannie Peabody House.
Music in Maine is alive and well–on many levels. We have long had talented musicians, but we also have those whose work involves fine-tuning the music once it has been recorded. Today we speak with preeminent mastering engineer, Bob Ludwig, whose Grammy-winning work is recognized the world over. We also speak with musician and award-winning singer-songwriter Sam Chase, who is making his mark on the Maine music scene.
Maine has a rich agricultural heritage—it was considered the ‘breadbasket of the Northeast’ during Civil War times, when it provided much of the wheat for the Union Army. Today we are experiencing a resurgence of interest in farming, as a new generation takes to the fields to provide us with local nourishment. This week we speak with David Herring and Matthew DeGrandpre of Wolfe’s Neck Farm about the transformations they have witnessed, and why they are passionate about Maine agriculture.
Home to Valentine's Day, February has become known as a month for lovers. With that in mind, Maine magazine offers its wedding issue this time each year, featuring 26 real weddings and a wealth of inspiration for those who are planning a special day in the Pine Tree State. Today we speak with Valerie Kyros, owner and stationer of Papier…
Heart disease was once known as a disease of men—and older men at that. Today we speak with previously healthy women who had sudden, unexpected heart trouble at relatively young ages. Their diseases were so severe that they required heart transplants. You will be surprised and inspired by our conversations with artist Ann Gable Allaire and her husband Bill, and…