Episode 198 – Teaching for America

On this week’s episode we were joined by Crystal Rountree, Executive Director of Teach for America, Charlotte Piedmont Triad to learn more about Teach for America and their illustrious alumni making an impact in the Charlotte community. We also learn about Edward Dilworth Latta’s Acrimonious Charlotte Exit and are supported, as always, by Supportive Guy

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Episode 197 – A Map Shop That’s a Landmark

 

We were joined by Tony of the Map Shop to learn more about this Charlotte landmark, what its future holds and to take a 5th grade geography quiz. We also learned Charlotte’s history with the Freedom Riders and were supported (as always) by Supportive Guy.

 

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Episode 196 – Charlotte Has History (Museum)

This week the boys were joined by Angel Johnston and Adria Focht from the Charlotte Museum of History and learned all about the museum’s mission and our favorite Charlotte history highlights.

Our history segment this week closed out our series of the Fusion movement with The Wilmington White Supremacist Insurrection of 1898

As always we would be #humbled and #flattered by your vote for Charlotte Magazine’s BOB awards. Link is here.

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Episode 195 – Sabor, But So Much More

This week we were joined by Dalton and Miriam Espaillat from Sabor to hear their incredible story of building a Charlotte restaurant empire and their exciting workforce development work. We also discuss the white supremacist backlash to the Fusion movement in 1898.

Additionally, the Charlotte Magazine BOB award voting is LIVE. You can vote for your favorite podcast HERE.

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Episode 193 – A Humane Human

On this episode, we learned more about the mission and programs of The Humane Society of Charlotte from its President and CEO Shelly Moore. Miller also correctly predicts the Clemson score, John teaches us about Fusion politics and Nata woos.

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Episode 192 – A Queens Feast

In this episode we were joined by Bruce Hensley to learn more about Queens Feast: Charlotte’s Restaurant Week, learned about FUSION politics and were supported, as always, by Supportive Guy.

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Episode 189 – Hue House Has Huge Hopes

This week we drafted Thanksgiving dishes, had a fascinating conversion with the founders of the Hue House (a creative agency building bridges between creatives of color and Charlotte’s cultural and government institutions), learned the origin stories of a few charlotte roads, and received some Thanksgiving tips from Supportive Guy

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