Brian Ingrassia | Clinton School Presents

Interview with Brian Ingrassia 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 Brian Ingrassia, author of "The Rise of the University: Higher Education’s Uneasy Alliance with Big-Time Football", which documents the history and impact of college football’s role in shaping the modern American university. Beginning with in the late 1800s, he traces the evolution of football from a gentlemen’s pastime to a multi-million dollar enterprise that shapes American culture.

Sash Issenberg | Clinton School Presents

Sasha Issenberg

Interview with Sasha Issenberg 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 Issenberg, author of “The Victory Lab: The Secret Science of Winning Campaigns,” He explores a world where consultants use with research from behavioral psychology, data-mining and randomized experiments and now believe they know who you will vote for even before you do.

Sheena Iyengar | Clinton School Presents

Sheena Iyengar

Interview with Sheena S. Iyengar 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 Sheena S. Iyengar, who is the inaugural S.T. Lee Professor of Business in the Management Division at Columbia Business School. Prior to joining the Columbia faculty in 1998, she served on the faculty of the Sloan School of Management at MIT. Iyengar has revolutionized the study of choice and decision-making with her research into the negative impact of choice quantity on decision quality. She regularly speaks to audiences across the world on how individuals can overcome the challenges of a market saturated with options. Her book The Art of Choosing (2010) explores the many facets of choice, both its pleasures and its perils, and offers handy techniques anyone can learn in order to start choosing better. It received a Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year 2010 award, and was ranked #3 on the Amazon.com Best Business and Investing Books of 2010.