Closer Look: Emory University President Claire Sterk; Atlanta's DACA Students; And More | WABE 90.1 FM

Closer Look: Emory University President Claire Sterk; Atlanta's DACA Students; And More

Sep 13, 2017

Wednesday on "Closer Look with Rose Scott":

  • 0:00: Rose Scott gives a news brief on power outages across the state. Georgia Power spokesman John Craft gives an update on the utility companies’ on-going efforts to restore power. School districts have also been affected by power outage and many, including Atlanta Public Schools, are closed for the day. Atlanta Public School Superintendent Dr. Meria Carstarphen talks about preparation within the district to resume classes.
  • 12:47: A conversation with Emory University’s 20th and first female president, Dr. Claire E. Sterk, as she talks about the first year of her presidency and outlines her vision for the university.
  • 38:16: The Trump administration has rescinded the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA. A roundtable discussion with Atlanta-based Dreamers, Raymond Partolan, Sumbul Sidddiqi, Marisol Estrada and Alondra Valenzuela.

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