Alumni Programs


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Past recordings

September 17, 2020
Gamifying Mental Health: Leveraging Technology to Deliver Therapy At Scale with Acacia Parks ’03

Conversation with Acacia Parks, Ph.D. ’03, chief science officer of Happify Health, about how digital therapeutics are being used to improve wellbeing at schools, in workplaces, and in the general public, and what trends she sees in chronic disease progression stemming from increased mental health duress. Interviewer: Alumni Board President Melissa Osborne ’13. Length: 60 minutes.


August 27, 2020
Watchdog Reporting on the Pandemic’s Effect on the US Food System with Sam Fromartz ’80

Conversation with Sam Fromartz ’80, editor in chief of the Food & Environment Reporting Network (FERN) about his award-winning, high-impact investigative and explanatory reporting on food, agriculture, and environmental health during the pandemic. Interviewer: Reed Trustee John Sheehy ’82. Length: 60 minutes.