In this segment from WAMC's Academic Minute, Professor of PhilosophyBonnie Steinbock explores the pros and cons of so-called 'designer' babies. Dr. Steinbock is the director of the interdisciplinary minor in bioethics at UAlbany.
From WAMC's Acacemic Minute, Assistant Prof. of MusicDuncan Cumming discusses the unforeseen difficulties faced by a touring concert pianist. Cumming received his doctorate from Boston University and a master's from the New England Conservatory.
From WAMC's Academic Minute, Associate Professor of Public HealthTimothy Hoff explores some problems confronting the country's public health system as the nation enters a new era in health care. Hoff specializes in health organization management.
In this segment from WAMC's Academic Minute, Anthony DeBlasi explains some of the distinct features of Chinese New Year celebrations. Dr. DeBlasi is Department Chair and Associate Professor of East Asian Studies at UAlbany.