Connections with Evan Dawson Evan Dawson talks about what matters to you on Connections, every weekday from Noon-2 p.m. Be part of the program with questions or comments by phone - 585-263-WXXI (9994) or 844-295-TALK, email connections@wxxi.org, Facebook or Twitter.
Connections with Evan Dawson

Connections with Evan Dawson

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Evan Dawson talks about what matters to you on Connections, every weekday from Noon-2 p.m. Be part of the program with questions or comments by phone - 585-263-WXXI (9994) or 844-295-TALK, email connections@wxxi.org, Facebook or Twitter.

Most Recent Episodes

Exploring proposals for how to lift children out of poverty

In the second hour of "Connections with Evan Dawson" on Friday, April 12, 2024, we discuss state and federal initiatives designed to help lift children out of poverty.

Dr. Jill Stein, presumptive Green Party candidate for U.S. President

In the first hour of "Connections with Evan Dawson" on Friday, April 12, 2024, we sit down with Dr. Jill Stein, the presumptive Green Party candidate for U.S. President, to discuss her platforms and priorities for office.

How can climate action affect health outcomes?

In the second hour of "Connections with Evan Dawson" on Thursday, April 11, 2024, we explore how climate change affects health outcomes, and our guests share their recommendations for how to implement positive change.

Discussing advancements in Parkinson's disease treatment, including those made in the Roch...

In the first hour of "Connections with Evan Dawson" on Thursday, April 11, 2024, we discuss the latest in research and treatment for Parkinson's disease, including studies and new treatment methods being used in the Rochester-Finger Lakes region.

Discussing advancements in Parkinson's disease treatment, including those made in the Roch...

Are electric vehicles too...boring?

In the second hour of "Connections with Evan Dawson" on Wednesday, April 10, 2024, our guests discuss the state of the electric vehicle market and how to increase mainstream enthusiasm for EVs.

How an organization in Poland is helping Ukrainian refugees

In the first hour of "Connections with Evan Dawson" on Wednesday, April 10, 2024, we talk with the CEO of JCC Krakow about how his organization is assisting refugees from Ukraine. We also hear from Rabbi Peter Stein, who shares his perspective after a recent trip to the Middle East. In addition, we hear about an art exhibit that features the work of student refugees, and a musical production that shares the story of a Holocaust survivor who was displaced during World War II.

D&C journalists on the latest with their strike

In the second hour of "Connections with Evan Dawson" on Tuesday, April 9, 2024, we talk with Democrat and Chronicle journalists who are on strike. The D&C staff is protesting what they describe as "bad faith" bargaining by parent company, Gannett.

Reactions to the total solar eclipse

In the first hour of "Connections with Evan Dawson" on Tuesday, April 9, 2024, our guests share their experiences with Monday's total solar eclipse.

Special Programming - Connections during totality

In this special episode of "Connections with Evan Dawson" on Monday, April 8, 2024, Evan Dawson hosts a discussion during the total solar eclipse, broadcasting live from the roof of the WXXI studios.

Eclipse Day preview, part 2

In the second hour of "Connections with Evan Dawson" on Monday, April 8, 2024, our guests — eclipse chasers, journalists, and a business owner — preview the eclipse.