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Change is coming to higher education like a freight train, but transforming higher education is challenging, full of risks and opportunities for educators, students, workers and employers alike. Big Beacon Radio, Transforming Higher Education, with Dave Goldberg, helps you explore and understand the latest news and views. Hear about the latest innovations from cutting edge innovators as higher education remakes itself, in the United States and around the globe. Each month, Dave speaks with top guests, innovators, thought leaders, and movers and shakers, on an equal footing from his own experiences as a higher education transformation pioneer. Transforming higher education is complex, and the world of higher education is changing quickly.

Change is coming to higher education like a freight train, but transforming higher education is challenging, full of risks and opportunities for educators, students, workers and employers alike. Big Beacon Radio, Transforming Higher Education, with Dave Goldberg, helps you explore and understand the latest news and views. Hear about the latest innovations from cutting edge innovators as higher education remakes itself, in the United States and around the globe. Each month, Dave speaks with top guests, innovators, thought leaders, and movers and shakers, on an equal footing from his own experiences as a higher education transformation pioneer. Transforming higher education is complex, and the world of higher education is changing quickly.
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Tempe, AZ

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Change is coming to higher education like a freight train, but transforming higher education is challenging, full of risks and opportunities for educators, students, workers and employers alike. Big Beacon Radio, Transforming Higher Education, with Dave Goldberg, helps you explore and understand the latest news and views. Hear about the latest innovations from cutting edge innovators as higher education remakes itself, in the United States and around the globe. Each month, Dave speaks with top guests, innovators, thought leaders, and movers and shakers, on an equal footing from his own experiences as a higher education transformation pioneer. Transforming higher education is complex, and the world of higher education is changing quickly.

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@deg511

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English


Episodes

Mythbusting College Transfer: An Interview with Nancy Lee Sanchez

1/15/2018
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by special guest Nancy Lee Sánchez, Executive Director of the Kaplan Educational Foundation and the author of "Your 2018 Guide to College Transfer".

Duration: 00:56:07


Transforming Science Education: An Interview with Carol O'Donnell

12/18/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by special guest Carol O'Donnell, Director of the Smithsonian Science Education Center (SSEC), a unit of the Smithsonian Institution that is dedicated to transforming the learning and teaching of science throughout the nation and world.

Duration: 00:55:19


The Power of Moments: An Interview with Dan Heath

11/27/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by special guest Dan Heath, co-author, along with his brother Chip, of four New York Times bestsellers: "Decisive", "Switch", "Made to Stick", and their latest book, "The Power of Moments".

Duration: 00:56:00


Empathetic Listening: An Interview with Mark Goulston

10/23/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg welcomes Dr. Mark Goulston back to Big Beacon Radio. Mark is the author of "Just Listen," the top book on listening in the world, as well as "Talking to Crazy: How to Deal with the Irrational and Impossible People in Your Life."

Duration: 00:55:38


Reflecting on the 2017 Educational Transformers Unconference

9/18/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by returning Big Beacon Radio guests, Jeff Evans and Kate Goodman—who both presented at the 2017 Educational Transformers Unconference held at Lehigh University this past June.

Duration: 00:50:35


Entrepreneurially Minded Learning: An Interview with Bob Harder

9/11/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by Bob Harder, Dean of Engineering at George Fox University.

Duration: 00:53:04


99 Episodes and Counting: Reflections on Big Beacon Radio

8/28/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by Emma Schoenfelner—Big Beacon program coordinator and program assistant for Big Beacon Radio—to reflect on 99 episodes of Big Beacon Radio.

Duration: 00:55:34


Expanding Engineering Equity: An Interview with Meagan Pollock

8/21/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by Meagan Pollock, Director of Professional Development for the National Alliance for Partnerships in Equity.

Duration: 00:56:03


Engineering a New Africa: An Interview with Fred McBagonluri

8/14/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by Fred McBagonluri, Dean of Engineering at Ghana's Ashesi University.

Duration: 00:55:51


Inspiring Young Innovators: An Interview with Betty Gronneberg

8/7/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by Betty Gronneberg, founder of uCodeGirl, a non-profit organization that offers a pathway to technology careers for teen girls by tapping into their curiosity, skills and potential.

Duration: 00:52:09


From Academic to Coach: An Interview with Catelijne Coopmans

7/31/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by Catelijne Coopmans, a newly certified Co-Active coach and former Director of Studies at Tembusu College, a residential college at the National University of Singapore.

Duration: 00:54:16


Solving Problems with Human-Centered Engineering: An Interview with Alison Wood

7/24/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by Alison Wood, Assistant Professor of Environmental Engineering at Olin College. Alison is a distinguished researcher in the fields of both water and sanitation, as well as sustainability solutions, using interdisciplinary approaches.

Duration: 00:54:07


Intrinsic Motivation for Transformation: An Interview with Geoffrey Herman

7/17/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by Geoffrey Herman, Teaching Assistant Professor of Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Duration: 00:55:23


The Difficulty and Necessity of Seeking Help: An Interview with Dr. Stephen Jones

7/10/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by Dr. Stephen Jones—success guru, speaker and workshop presenter offering positive solutions for corporations, K12 schools and colleges.

Duration: 00:54:59


Inspiring A Whole New Physician: An Interview with Margaret Cary and Jack Penner

6/26/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by Georgetown University School of Medicine professor, Dr. Margaret Cary, and Georgetown medical student, Jack Penner.

Duration: 00:56:06


Programming as a Way of Thinking: An Interview with Allen Downey

6/19/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by Allen Downey, professor of Computer Science at Olin College.

Duration: 00:55:36


Inspiring Student Motivation and Deep Learning: An Interview with Yevgeniya Zastavker

6/12/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by Yevgeniya Zastavker, associate professor of physics at Olin College.

Duration: 00:55:28


The Transformative Experience in Engineering Education: An Interview with Katherine Goodman

5/15/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by University of Colorado Denver professor, Katherine Goodman.

Duration: 00:55:30


Shift Skills for Critical and Creative Thinking: An Interview with Maureen Breeze

5/8/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by Maureen Breeze, Senior Vice President of Lifebound, a social impact company that provides resources, coaching and training to drive learning and personal development with education institutions, non-profits, and businesses throughout the world.

Duration: 00:54:42


The Next Generation of STEM : An Interview with Al Bunshaft

5/1/2017
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In this episode, host Dave Goldberg is joined by Al Bunshaft, Senior Vice President of Dassault Systèmes’ Americas Corporation, former global vice president of IBM PLM, and a leading voice in corporate citizenship and STEM initiatives.

Duration: 00:56:53

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