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Greater Boston; Obama's First 100 Days / Lester Strong / Alvin Ailey

04/29/2009


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Series
Greater Boston
Program
Obama's First 100 Days / Lester Strong / Alvin Ailey
Program Number

4/29/2009, 4/30/2009

Series Description

HUB CITY AT ITS BEST. A LOOK AT EVERYTHING AND EVERYBODY INTERESTING IN BOSTON. HOSTED BY EMILY ROONEY. Series release date: 1/1997

Program Description

Obama's First 100 Days Assessing the President’s first 100 days in office is a journalistic ritual that began with FDR in 1933. Obama’s key accomplishments include executive orders reversing Bush policies, like closing Guantanamo Bay, executive orders that made stricter ethics rules for administration staff and an executive order reversing the Bush ban on embryonic stem cell research. Guests: Dan Payne, Democratic Analyst; Todd Domke, Republican Analyst

Lester Strong Experience Corps is a nonprofit organization that engages adults 55 and older as literacy tutors for struggling students in public schools. Former Channel 7 health reporter Lester Strong has been the CEO since December 2008. Guests: Lester Strong, CEO, Experience Corps

Alvin Ailey Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (AAADT) marks its 50th anniversary of bringing African-American cultural expression and the American modern dance tradition to the world’s stage. Guests: Jared Bowen, Greater Boston

Duration

00:28:30

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
News Report
Topics
Local Communities
News
Citation
Chicago: “Greater Boston; Obama's First 100 Days / Lester Strong / Alvin Ailey,” 04/29/2009, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_424561BFC63145B5BDB81093AF0B5E2E.
MLA: “Greater Boston; Obama's First 100 Days / Lester Strong / Alvin Ailey.” 04/29/2009. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_424561BFC63145B5BDB81093AF0B5E2E>.
APA: Greater Boston; Obama's First 100 Days / Lester Strong / Alvin Ailey. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_424561BFC63145B5BDB81093AF0B5E2E
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