John Hechinger | Clinton School Presents

John Hechinger

Interview with John Hechinger, a senior editor at Bloomberg News, a 2011 finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Public Service, and a two-time winner for the George Polk Award for his reporting on education, for NPR affiliate KUAR on Clinton School Presents, a weekly dialogue of distinguished guests that visit the Clinton School of Public Service in Little Rock, Arkansas. Nikolai DiPippa, Clinton School Director of Public Programs, sat down with John Hechinger, author of True Gentleman: The Broken Pledge of America’s Fraternities, which takes readers deep into the world of fraternity culture, and reveals how profoundly that culture influences Wall Street, Main Street, and Washington.

David O'Sullivan | Clinton School Presents

David O'Sullivan

Interview with Ambassador David O’Sullivan, European Union Ambassador to the United States, for NPR affiliate KUAR on Clinton School Presents, a weekly dialogue of distinguished guests that visit the Clinton School of Public Service in Little Rock, Arkansas. Nikolai DiPippa, Clinton School Director of Public Programs, sat down with Ambassador David O’Sullivan, European Union Ambassador to the United States,as the European Union’s top diplomat to the United States, he oversees the EU’s bilateral relationship with the United States and the direction and work of the EU delegation including: political, economic, and commercial affairs.

Fred Hochberg | Clinton School Presents

Interview with Fred Hochberg for NPR affiliate KUAR on Clinton School Presents, a weekly dialogue of distinguished guests that visit the Clinton School of Public Service in Little Rock, Arkansas. Nikolai DiPippa, Clinton School Director of Public Programs, sat down with Fred Hochberg, chairman and president of the Export Import Bank of the United States. Established in 1934, Ex-Im bank finances American exports when the private sector is unable or unwilling to do so. It is America’s official export credit agency and offers a variety of credit products such as insurance, loan guarantees, and direct lending.

Rob Engstrom | Clinton School Presents

Rob Engstrom

Interview with Rob Engstrom for NPR affiliate KUAR on Clinton School Presents, a weekly dialogue of distinguished guests that visit the Clinton School of Public Service in Little Rock, Arkansas. Nikolai DiPippa, Clinton School Director of Public Programs, sat down with Rob Engstrom is the senior vice president and the national political director at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. He and is responsible for directing the Chamber’s national political, grassroots, and election-related activities. He also manages all member activities for the Chamber’s Federation, which includes thousands of state, local, and metro chambers of commerce and hundreds of trade and professional associations.

Sasha Abramsky | Clinton School Presents

Sasha Abramsky

Interview with Sasha Abramsky for NPR affiliate KUAR on Clinton School Presents, a weekly dialogue of distinguished guests that visit the Clinton School of Public Service in Little Rock, Arkansas. Nikolai DiPippa, Clinton School Director of Public Programs, sat down with Sasha Abramsky, author of the new book, “The American Way of Poverty: How the Other Half Still Lives,” focuses on the poverty epidemic raging across America and attempts to capture the personal faces and stories of those poverty affects most adversely.

Matt Flannery | Clinton School Presents

Interview with Matt Flannery for NPR affiliate KUAR on Clinton School Presents, a weekly dialogue of distinguished guests that visit the Clinton School of Public Service in Little Rock, Arkansas. Nikolai DiPippa, Clinton School Director of Public Programs, sat down with Matt Flannery, co-founder and CEO of Kiva, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to connect people through lending in order to alleviate poverty. Leveraging the internet and a worldwide network of microfinance institutions, Kiva lets individuals lend as little as $25 to help create opportunity around the world.

Robert Sharpe | Clinton School Presents

Robert Sharpe

Interview with Robert Sharpe, for NPR affiliate KUAR on Clinton School Presents, a weekly dialogue of distinguished guests that visit the Clinton School of Public Service in Little Rock, Arkansas. Nikolai DiPippa, Clinton School Director of Public Programs, sat down with Robert Sharpe, a Nonprofit financial development consultant.  He is president of the Sharpe Group and recently published an article in the Chronicle of Philanthropy arguing against efforts to remove the widely used charitable tax deduction from IRS code.

Mitch Weiss | Clinton School Presents

Interview with Mitchell D. Weiss for NPR affiliate KUAR on Clinton School Presents, a weekly dialogue of distinguished guests that visit the Clinton School of Public Service in Little Rock, Arkansas. Nikolai DiPippa, Clinton School Director of Puplic Programs, sat down with Mitchell D. Weiss who his own financial consulting firm to assist banks, finance companies, small businesses and ventures. He helped develop a popular course on personal finance for the University of Hartford and is the author of the new e-book "Life Happens: A Practical Guide to Personal Finance from College to Career."