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Metro Center Outlook

Metro Center Outlook
Hosted by Diane Trees, director of the Metropolitan Center for Regional Studies at UCF, WUCF TV's Metro Center Outlook serves as a forum for government leaders, business executives and academic experts to discuss major issues facing Florida. The program gives Central Florida PBS viewers a front-row seat for discussions about government, education and more.
For more info: http://www.wucftv.org/

Latest Episodes

Metro Center Outlook: Growing Older Air date: 09-29-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365088251/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Marc Middleton of “Growing Bolder” talks about making the most out of our later years followed by Doug Beach, who discusses the services offered by the Volusia Council on Aging. Then Mary Woods shares how she and other former teachers are staying engaged with education during their retirement. /episodes/get/10490 /episode/10490 Metro Center Outlook: Metro Center Outlook: Growing Older /episode-player/10490
Metro Center Outlook: Ryan Blair Air date: 08-25-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365063486/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false With mentorship and support, Ryan Blair emerged from a tough upbringing to create several multi-million dollar companies. Blair joins Metro Center Outlook to talk about how he turned his street smarts into business savvy and to offer tips from his book, “Nothing to Lose, Everything to Gain.” /episodes/get/10110 /episode/10110 Metro Center Outlook: Metro Center Outlook: Ryan Blair /episode-player/10110
Metro Center Outlook: Ben Brotemarkle Air date: 08-18-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365063475/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false As Florida celebrates its 500th birthday, we'll learn more about the state's history, as well as the industries that make it thrive and the qualities that make it unique. Ben Brotemarkle, executive director of the Florida Historical Society joins us to talk about the history and culture of the... /episodes/get/10039 /episode/10039 Metro Center Outlook: Metro Center Outlook: Ben Brotemarkle /episode-player/10039
Metro Center Outlook: Steve Mona Air date: 07-28-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365051246/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false With more than 30 years’ experience in the golf industry, Steve Mona, CEO of the World Golf Foundation, knows firsthand about the sport’s economic impact. He joins us to talk about golf as an economic driver, as well as the sport’s societal and charitable benefits. /episodes/get/9892 /episode/9892 Metro Center Outlook: Metro Center Outlook: Steve Mona /episode-player/9892
Metro Center Outlook: Mike Cooney Air date: 07-21-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365046556/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Business consultant Mike Cooney sold his house and all of his possessions to embark on a worldwide adventure with his wife and three teenage sons as the economy collapsed. Now, he’s sharing his love for travel with others as a co-owner of the travel agency Cooney World Adventures. /episodes/get/9833 /episode/9833 Metro Center Outlook: Metro Center Outlook: Mike Cooney /episode-player/9833
Metro Center Outlook: Hollis Wilder Air date: 07-14-2013 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365046538/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Hollis Wilder is the face of her own brand, Sweet! By Good Golly Miss Holly, and she sells more than 2,500 treats a day at her cupcake shops in Orlando and Jacksonville. She joins us to talk about her path to Sweet!, the inspiration behind her 30 cupcake flavors, and her new book, "Savory Bites." /episodes/get/9769 /episode/9769 Metro Center Outlook: Metro Center Outlook: Hollis Wilder /episode-player/9769
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Metro Center Outlook: Duane DeFreese
The common-sense conservation advocate and water expert discusses Florida's water use and management.
Air date: 04/05/2013
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365000967/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The common-sense conservation advocate and water expert discusses Florida's water use and management. /episodes/get/8598 /episode/8598 Metro Center Outlook: Metro Center Outlook: Duane DeFreese /episode-player/8598
Metro Center Outlook: Richard Jackson
The Designing Healthy Communities host discusses the impact the environment has on health. (2013)
Air date: 04/12/2013
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2364993465/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The Designing Healthy Communities host discusses the impact the environment has on health. (2013) /episodes/get/8505 /episode/8505 Metro Center Outlook: Metro Center Outlook: Richard Jackson /episode-player/8505
Metro Center Outlook: Jacob Stuart and and Stu Rogel
From high-tech research and economic development, leaders in Orlando and Tampa Bay say that working together as a super region is often the best way to effect change. Regionalism champions Jacob Stuart and Stuart Rogel, presidents of the Central Florida and Tampa Bay partnerships, respectively,...
Air date: 04/19/2013
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365001036/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false From high-tech research and economic development, leaders in Orlando and Tampa Bay say that working together as a super region is often the best way to effect change. Regionalism champions Jacob Stuart and Stuart Rogel, presidents of the Central Florida and Tampa Bay partnerships, respectively,... /episodes/get/8599 /episode/8599 Metro Center Outlook: Metro Center Outlook: Jacob Stuart and and Stu Rogel /episode-player/8599
Metro Center Outlook: Donald Robinson
A new rail under construction in Florida will take passengers to and from Orlando and Miami in just over three hours. Among those paving the way for the $1.5 billion project is Donald Robinson, the president and CFO for All Aboard Florida. He joins us to discuss why better linking Central and South...
Air date: 05/04/2013
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365009633/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false A new rail under construction in Florida will take passengers to and from Orlando and Miami in just over three hours. Among those paving the way for the $1.5 billion project is Donald Robinson, the president and CFO for All Aboard Florida. He joins us to discuss why better linking Central and South... /episodes/get/8733 /episode/8733 Metro Center Outlook: Metro Center Outlook: Donald Robinson /episode-player/8733
Metro Center Outlook: Steve Berry
He's most known for his historically-inspired thrillers, but New York Times-bestselling author Steve Berry is just as committed to preserving history as he is to bringing it to life in his books. When he's not writing, he works with History Matters, a foundation that helps communities restore and...
Air date: 05/11/2013
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365009725/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false He's most known for his historically-inspired thrillers, but New York Times-bestselling author Steve Berry is just as committed to preserving history as he is to bringing it to life in his books. When he's not writing, he works with History Matters, a foundation that helps communities restore and... /episodes/get/8748 /episode/8748 Metro Center Outlook: Metro Center Outlook: Steve Berry /episode-player/8748
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