SOCHE Talks

A Monthly Feature of WYSO Weekend

The SOCHE Talks program is designed to enlighten the world with knowledge from primarily institutions of higher education in southwest Ohio. Inspired by the TED Talks, each episode is approximately 10 to 15 minutes in length on a unique topic that reflects the wealth and diversity of knowledge emanating from the region's numerous colleges and universities.

Developed in collaboration with ThinkTV, WYSO and the Southwest Ohio Council for Higher Education, SOCHE Talks cover a range of topics, including amazing algae, creativity and innovation, teaching Chinese to American students, the impact of alcohol on the student brain, and the power of higher education. These – and other exciting topics – feature initiatives and new research from a variety of talented thinkers.

Also available as a podcast.

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SOCHE Talks
10:45 am
Sun May 19, 2013

The Great Flood: Out of Devastation Comes Innovation

The May 2013 installment of SOCHE TALKS features Kurt Rinehart from the Miami Conservancy on how the great Dayton food prompted innovation in the Miami Valley.

The SOCHE Talks are a collaboration with the Southwest Ohio Council for Higher Education. In this monthly series we’ll hear from faculty and staff from areas colleges and universities on a wide variety of subjects. It's an effort to bring Miami Valley research and thinking into the public arena – a way to enlighten the world with local knowledge.



 

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SOCHE Talks
10:35 am
Sun October 21, 2012

Five Influential Graphic Storytellers from Ohio

The October 2012 installment of SOCHE TALKS features Matthew J. Smith from the Wittenberg University on five influential graphic storytellers from Ohio.

The SOCHE Talks are a collaboration with the Southwest Ohio Council for Higher Education. In this monthly series we’ll hear from faculty and staff from areas colleges and universities on a wide variety of subjects. It's an effort to bring Miami Valley research and thinking into the public arena – a way to enlighten the world with local knowledge.

SOCHE Talks
10:30 am
Sun September 16, 2012

Communities Confronting the Achievement Gap

The September 2012 installment of SOCHE TALKS features Amy Lee from the Kettering Foundation on communities confronting the achievement gap.

The SOCHE Talks are a collaboration with the Southwest Ohio Council for Higher Education. In this monthly series we’ll hear from faculty and staff from areas colleges and universities on a wide variety of subjects. It's an effort to bring Miami Valley research and thinking into the public arena – a way to enlighten the world with local knowledge.

SOCHE Talks
10:50 am
Sun August 19, 2012

FilmDayton: Are We Arts, Education, or Economic Development? Yes!

The August 2012 installment of SOCHE TALKS features Megan Cooper, an alum from the University of Dayton on FilmDayton.

The SOCHE Talks are a collaboration with the Southwest Ohio Council for Higher Education. In this monthly series we’ll hear from faculty and staff from areas colleges and universities on a wide variety of subjects. It's an effort to bring Miami Valley research and thinking into the public arena – a way to enlighten the world with local knowledge.

SOCHE Talks
10:45 am
Sun July 22, 2012

Mindfulness and Stress Reduction

The July 2012 installment of SOCHE TALKS features Dr. Richard Sears from Union Institute University on Mindfulness and Stress Reduction

The SOCHE Talks are a collaboration with the Southwest Ohio Council for Higher Education. In this monthly series we’ll hear from faculty and staff from areas colleges and universities on a wide variety of subjects. It's an effort to bring Miami Valley research and thinking into the public arena – a way to enlighten the world with local knowledge.

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