The RVCC podcast series includes lectures,interviews, event recordings and other items of interest to the College community. You can choose to subscribe to our podcast or simply click on the individual mp3 audio files to listen right away.
"Convocation 2014" RVCC President Dr. Michael McDonough welcomes students to a new year at Raritan Valley Community College. Recorded September 23, 2014.
"Puerto Rico: Modern American Apartheid" (video) (audio only) RVCC's Hispanic Heritage Month keynote speaker Mr. Edwin Pagan Bonilla, Legislature Advisor to Puerto Rico, House of Representatives. As Americans we serve in the military, but we don't have the right to vote for President? Should Puerto Rico become the 51st State? What do we gain or lose? How will this change affect the U.S.? Recorded September 18, 2014.
"RVCC: Beyond the Image Panel Discussion" (video) Moderated by project managers Shay Wadher-Pagare and Prof. Karen Gaffney, this panel discussion is composed of students who participated in the Beyond the Image photographic project displayed on campus. Micro-messages, or micro-agressions, are subtle comments that reinforce negative stereotypes. Student discussed their personal stories about specific micro-messages to raise awareness about implicit bias and stereotypes. Additional photographys and video about the project titled RVCC: Beyond the Image can be found on the project's tumblr page. Recorded on September 9, 2014.
"The Bilingual Mind: An analysis of our ability to learn a second language and the effects it has on our minds." (video) presented by RVCC student Nick Hollingsworth. This presentation is an Honors Science Seminar student presentation. This lecture is part of the RVCC Science Seminar Series. Recorded April 30, 2014.