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Community Forum Series
The WRVO Community Forum series brings together experts to discuss timely topics of regional significance. We invite you to join us for these lively events as part of the audience. Opportunities for audience members to ask questions follow each forum presentation. These events are recorded for broadcast on WRVO radio and for download as podcasts for playback on any of your devices.
Upcoming Community Forum Events:
To be scheduled.
Past Community Forum Events:
Health forum: "Health care for veterans & the military"
September, 2013, Jefferson Community College, Watertown, NY
Health forum: "How do changes in government funding of healthcare affect upstate New York?"
June, 2013, Lake Ontario Event and Conference Center, Oswego, NY
Living Longer, Living Better: Creating and Sustaining the Academic-Clinical-Business Partnerships that Drive Innovation for Aging in Place
October, 2012, IMPARA/Menorah Park, Dewitt, NY
What's Powering Your Computer Screen?
November, 2011, SUNY Oswego Metro Center, Syracuse
Culture Under Siege in Pakistan
October, 2011, City Hall Commons, Syracuse
The Green Economy
November, 2010, SUNY Oswego Metro Center, Syracuse
WRVO has also hosted community forums on public education funding, the science of hydrofracking, how veterans reintegrate into central New York, a debate between those running for mayor of Syracuse in 2009, higher education in the new economy, and federal stimulus in central New York. A list of panelists and more information on our archived community forum discussions is also available.