‘The Relevant University’ to air April 23

April 22, 2013 | Events, UToday
By Staff

Tune in to “The Relevant University” Tuesday, April 23, at 7 p.m. on AM 760 WJR.

white background with lines_FADEThis month, Lawrence J. Burns, UT vice president for external affairs, interviews several of the speakers featured in the upcoming uHeart Digital Media Conference, which will take place Friday, May 10, at The University of Toledo.

In this month’s episode:

• Brandy Wimberly of Silicon Rust Belt and Amelia Acuna with UT Marketing and Communications discuss the uHeart Digital Media Conference that will bring technology and communication enthusiasts to UT next month.

• Ben Bator, the co-founder of the popular website Texts From Last Night, chats about the success of TextsFromLastNight.com.

• Former USA Today chair Dave Hunke talks about the digital redesign of the paper as well as his new position with Digerati and the launch of Intern in Ohio.

• And Matt Burns, senior editor of TechCrunch, shares how businesses can stay relevant in the constantly changing world of technology.

Read more about the conference and register to attend at uheartdigitalmedia.com.

The University and Detroit’s WJR Radio produce the monthly, hourlong program that explores the critical role higher education plays in our world.

Listen at utoledo.edu/therelevantuniversity.

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