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St. Louis in Argentina

Highlights from St. Louis’ trade delegation to our sister city, Rosario, Argentina. 

CommunityCulture

Volunteer Opportunities for Make a Difference Day

Have you ever been at line at Starbucks and have the person in front of you pay for your order? It starts a chain-effect, called paying it forward, that will put a smile on your face for the rest of the day. Or has someone sincerely complimented you or helped you out in a situation […]

CommunityGrowing Global

Politics, The Economy and Trade: Growing Global 2018

Each year, The World Trade Center St. Louis celebrates St. Louis’ role in the global economy and
addresses timely issues for internationally focused companies.

CommunityDanforth

Nexus of Creative Science and the Marketplace: Partnerships that Work

This discussion will focus on how advanced imaging technologies are bridging the gaps between fundamental science and commercial applications.

CommunityGrowing Global

Joel Glassman Accepts the Global Ambassador Award from the World Trade Center St. Louis at Growing Global 2018

Dr. Joel Glassman Accepts the Global Ambassador Award from the World Trade Center St. Louis at Growing Global 2018.

CommunityGrowing Global

World Trade Center STL Executive Director Tim Nowak on Foreign Direct Investment at Growing Global 2018

World Trade Center Saint Louis Executive Director Tim Nowak speaks about foreign direct investment at Growing Global 2018.

CommunityGrowing Global

World Trade Center STL Executive Director Tim Nowak on a New Health Partnership at Growing Global 2018

World Trade Center Saint Louis Executive Director Tim Nowak on a new health partnership at Growing Global 2018.

CommunityGrowing Global

World Trade Center STL Executive Director Tim Nowak on the Mosaic Project and Immigration at Growing Global 2018

World Trade Center STL Executive Director Tim Nowak speaks about the Mosaic Project and immigrant mentorship at Growing Global 2018.

CommunityGrowing Global

World Trade Center St. Louis Executive Director Tim Nowak Speaks at Growing Global 2018

World Trade Center Saint Louis Executive Director Tim Nowak speaks at Growing Global 2018.

CommunityGrowing Global

Foreign Trade Insights from Sitting Ambassadors at Growing Global 2018

In this panel discussion, we learn insights into the state of free trade, tariffs, trade agreements and more from sitting ambassadors and government officials.

CommunityGrowing Global

STLEDP CEO Sheila Sweeney Speaks at Growing Global 2018 On St. Louis’ Growing Global Relevance and Strength

St. Louis Economic Development Partnership CEO Sheila Sweeney speaks at Growing Global 2018 about St. Louis’ growing role on the world stage.

CommunityGrowing Global

STLEDP CEO Sheila Sweeney Speaks at Growing Global 2018 About Their Trade Delegation to Buenos Aires

St. Louis Economic Development Partnership CEO Sheila Sweeney Speaks at Growing Global 2018 About Their Trade Delegation to Buenos Aires.

CommunityGrowing Global

STLEDP CEO Sheila Sweeney Speaks at Growing Global 2018

St. Louis Economic Development Partnership CEO Sheila Sweeney speaks at Growing Global 2018.

CommunityGrowing Global

St. Louis Economic Development Partnership CEO Sheila Sweeney on St. Louis’ Business Developments in Europe

St. Louis Economic Development Partnership CEO Sheila Sweeney speaks at Growing Global 2018 recent development in St. Louis business connections in Europe.

CommunityGrowing Global

St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson Speaks at Growing Global 2018

St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson Speaks at Growing Global 2018 about St. Louis’ recent developments and strength in international business.

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Dance the Vote 2018

voter registration. The event is from 2-6 p.m. on October 6, 2018, four days before the deadline to register in the 2018 midterm elections.

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Who to Watch in September: Cbabi Bayoc

Driving around city, you’ve probably seen work by local artist Cbabi Bayoc, who wants his paintings to bring hope and color to the streets of St. Louis. Cbabi Bayoc is a self-created name that is an acronym for “Creative Black Artist Battling Ignorance” and “Blesses African Youth Of Creativity.” His work is proudly shown around […]

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HEC Media Nominated for 17 Emmys, including Overall Excellence

Congratulations to all those nominated! HEC couldn’t carry out its mission to “strengthen the education, art, and cultural communities in the metropolitan area” without you and all our supporters! These nominations are for you, St. Louis! Arts/Entertainment- Program Feature Segment 15 Year-Old Short Film Director Kara Vaninger Brock Seals: New Artist, Old Soul Suzanne Vanderhoef, […]

ArtsCommunity

Arts and Education Council announces fall 2018 Katherine Dunham Fellow

The Arts and Education Council (A&E) has named Southern Illinois University Edwardsville student Allena Brazier the fall 2018 Katherine Dunham Fellowship recipient. The fall 2018 fellowship is made possible by a generous gift from Carol Corey and William Holcomb. The program, created and initially funded by Sara and Jack Burke and managed by A&E, promotes diversity in arts leadership […]

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ArchFare Extras: Inside Vicia

Come inside Vicia with us and co-owner Tara Gallina as she tells us all about this beautiful, thoughtful restaurant.

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ArchFare: Design In St. Louis

In this pilot episode we bring together 4 innovative design focused St. Louisans to discuss how design enhances all aspects of life at the design-heavy Vicia.

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A Conversation With Tom Ridgely of Shakespeare Festival St. Louis

Sit down for a one on one conversation with Tom Ridgely, Executive Producer of Shakespeare Festival St. Louis. Ridgely shares his hopes and dreams for SFSTL.

BusinessCommunity

2018 Economic Development Partnership Annual Meeting

Join us for the 2018 Economic Development Partnership Annual Meeting celebrating all the achievements of the past year of economic development for St. Louis.

Community

Mayor Lyda Krewson Speaks at the St. Louis Economic Development Partnership 2018 Annual Meeting

Mayor Lyda Krewson speaks at the St. Louis Economic Development Partnership 2018 Annual Meeting about jobs, city improvements and moving St. Louis forward.

Community

Bob Clark Of Clayco Speaks At The St. Louis Economic Development Partnership 2018 Annual Meeting

Bob Clark of Clayco Speaks at the St. Louis Economic Development Partnership 2018 Annual Meeting

Community

2017 Seventh Annual Interfaith Concert: Building Bridges

Youth groups perform “Love is Love”, a new composition by Adam Maness, with Julia Bullock, St. Louis native and fast-rising soprano

A Conversation WithArch GrantsArtsBusinessCommunity

Emily Lohse-Busch

We sit down with Arch Grants Executive Director Emily Lohse-Busch and talk about how Arch Grants and the startup community is putting St. Louis back on the map

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Personal Safety in the Modern World | Nick Droege

Nick explains and demos advance personal safety application from Safetrek.

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What I learned designing for Deaf kids | Marcus Adrian

He has dedicated years of his career to mastering the design of learning spaces, from birth through higher education, and spanning all levels of human ability.

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Grieving Difficult History: There’s a Place for That | Theresa Coble

Theresa brings her professional and highly personal experience to speak about historical events and the need for grief.

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Unleashing the power of maps | Ness Sandoval

This talk shows how overlaying data points on a more human scale can help planners, police and politicians to make more informed decisions.

A Conversation WithArtsCommunity

Felicia Shaw

Under the leadership of Executive Director Felicia Shaw, the Regional Arts Commission is poised to become even more of a regional arts leader.

CommunityCommunity & Culture

ADL awards Noémi Neidorff with the Torch of Liberty Award

The ADL’s Torch of Liberty Award was established to celebrate those who, by word and deed, seek to preserve our heritage of liberty, freedom, and equality.

CommunityDanforthScience & Technology

Big Ideas – Meeting Grand Challenges

Watch as three teams of Danforth Center scientists make a pitch for a grant that would extend their current research in agriculture and the environment.

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2017 Arch Grants Gala

The fifth annual Arch Grants Gala is a celebration of entrepreneurship in St. Louis and the first chance to meet the new cohort of recipients.

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Meet Me at the Fair

Meet the talent behind the tents of the Saint Louis Art Fair, plus get to know the people who put everything together!

ArtsCommunityMeet the Artists

Meet the Artists: Armando Pedroso

Armando Pedroso deconstructs and reconstructs a variety of materials to create his unique paintings. Meet him at the 2017 Saint Louis Art Fair.

ArtsCommunityMeet the Artists

Meet the Artists: David Stine

David Stine is a furniture maker who will be presenting at the 2017 Saint Louis Art Fair.

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West African Dance Company | Afriky Lolo

Students from St. Louis showing off skills of West African dance. Heritage, culture, and beauty – enjoy.

CommunityDanforthScience & Technology

NEW YORK TIMES NATIONAL CORRESPONDENT TO ADDRESS THE PUBLIC’S PERCEPTION OF SCIENTIFIC DATA AT THE DANFORTH CENTER’S CONVERSATIONS EVENT

Amy Harmon, Pulitzer Prize winning author and New York Times National Correspondent will be the featured panelist at the Danforth Center’s Conversations Series on Thursday, November 17. Amy is an acclaimed writer whose work provides an in-depth look at topics including ethical scientific issues, DNA and GMO regulation and new technologies with a humanistic perspective. […]

ArtsCommunity

Humans of St. Louis

Every human being has his or her own story to tell and each week Humans of St. Louis takes to the streets, with camera in hand to find these storytellers.

CommunityDanforthScience & Technology

Let’s Talk About…People, Plants and Partnerships: The Mizzou Connection

Come learn about the partnership between the University of Missouri and the Danforth Center and how it is impacting the region.

A Conversation WithBusinessCommunity

An in-depth conversation with UMSL Chancellor Thomas George

UMSL is a period of unprecedented growth under the leadership of Chancellor Thomas George.

CommunityDanforthScience & Technology

Let’s talk about…Prairies, Conservation and Energy with Dr. Peter Raven and Rudi Roeslin

HEC-TV is proud to be the media sponsor of the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center’s Conversations Series. The latest conversation featured prestigious conservation and energy advocates discussing the role of prairies in conservation of natural ecosystems and their importance for production of next-generation biofuels. Featured panelists were Peter Raven, Ph.D., President Emeritus of the Missouri […]

A Conversation WithCommunity

Prince Louis de Bourbon

The direct heir to King Louis the IX, Prince Louis de Bourbon, talks about France, life as a Royal and the importance of learning multiple languages.

CommunityDanforthScience & Technology

Let’s Talk About…Bringing Plant Science Discoveries to the Marketplace!

For over a decade, new technologies like RNA silencing have been used to discover and investigate plant traits to improve crops. RNA silencing is a powerful tool within the plant scientist’s toolkit to understand how plants resist pests and diseases, produce valuable products and survive in diverse and changing environments. The technology is already being […]

A Conversation WithArtsBusinessCommunity

Meet Lisa Melandri, The New Director of STL’s Contemporary Art Museum, September 2013

Meet Lisa Melandri, the new director of the Contemporary Art Museum in St. Louis in this candid conversation with HEC-TV Executive Director Dennis Riggs.

CommunityDanforth

Let’s Talk About Regional Efforts to Address Global Water Agriculture, June 2013

In cooperation with the 2013 International Year of Water Cooperation, Conversations continues its two part discussion on Global Water Availability.

A Conversation WithArtsCommunityMusic

Singer Songwriter Erin Bode

Erin Bode talks about her music, family and love for St. Louis. Some call her a princess of jazz, others say her music is evolving and moving into other genres.

CommunityDanforthScience & Technology

Bioinformatics-At the Danforth Center and Beyond, September 2012

An exploration of St. Louis’ emerging expertise in Bioinformatics, how it will enhance existing scientific efforts, and bring new skills and ideas to the region

A Conversation WithCommunity

Jeffrey Bonner

Dr Jeffrey Bonner shares stories about endangered species and running St. Louis Zoo.

A Conversation WithBooksCommunity

Andrew Young

Andrew Young noted noted civil rights leader and former ambassador.

A Conversation WithArtsBusinessCommunity

Fred Bronstein

Innovative programming and outreach initiatives by Fred Bronstein, President and Chief Executive Officer of the St. Louis Symphony have positive results.

A Conversation WithBusinessCommunity

Senator Claire McCaskill

Senator Claire McCaskill discusses importance of science and technology in higher education.

BusinessCommunityLegally Speaking

Legally Speaking: The U.S. Supreme Court Term Begins

This episode features Professor Ann Scarlett, St. Louis University; Professor Alan J. Howard, St. Louis University Professor; and Judge Ronnie White.

BusinessCommunityLegally Speaking

Legally Speaking: 20th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act

This episode features Professor Elizabeth Pendo, St. Louis University; Attorney Kim Barge, Paraquad Staff Attorney; and David Newburger, Commissioner on the Disabled for St. Louis.

BusinessCommunityLegally Speaking

Legally Speaking: Criminal Law

This episode features Susan McGraugh, Saint Louis University Law Professor, Maxwell Marker, Assistant Special Agent in charge of the FBI’s St. Louis office, and Edmund Postawko, Chief Warrant officer at the St. Louis Circuit Attorney’s Office.

BusinessCommunityLegally Speaking

Legally Speaking: Family Law

This episode features Allan Stewart, Mittleman, Heggie & Henry, L.L.C. and Susan Block, Attorney, Paule, Camazine & Blumenthal, P.C.

BusinessCommunityLegally Speaking

Legally Speaking: Foreclosure

This episode features Linda Ingram, Director of Foreclosure Prevention Services at Beyond Housing, Dan Claggett, Attorney from Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, and Peter Salsich, Professor SLU Law School.

BusinessCommunityLegally Speaking

Legally Speaking: Environmental Law

This episode features Doug Williams, Professor at Saint Louis University School of Law specializing in environmental law and Henry Robertson, Staff Attorney with the Great Rivers Environmental Law Center.

BusinessCommunityLegally Speaking

Legally Speaking: How Does Healthcare Reform Impact Your Insurance Plan?

This episode features Mary Jo Condon, Director of Public Affairs for St. Louis Area Business Health Coalition, Dr. Charles Willey, physician with Esse Health, and Professor Sidney Watson, Saint Louis University School.

BusinessCommunityLegally Speaking

Legally Speaking: Social Media and Your Privacy

This episode features Mike Wilkerson, Talk Show Host/Social Media Educator, Mary Ann Wymore, Media Law Attorney, Mary Pat McInnis, Assistant Dean of Career Services, and Lizzie Nelson, President of the Public Interest Law Group at St. Louis University.

BusinessCommunityLegally Speaking

Legally Speaking: Immigration and Naturalization

This episode features Suzanne Brown, Attorney at Law, Jesus Ituarte, Attorney at Law, and Mark Parkinson, Republican State Representative.

BusinessCommunityLegally Speaking

Legally Speaking: Judicial Selection Process and the Missouri Non-Partisan Court Plan

This episode features Lynn Ann Vogel, Missouri Bar Vice President and Joel Goldstein, Saint Louis University Law Professor.

CommunityDanforthScience & Technology

Up Close with Ira Flatow: The Magic of Science, April 2010

Science Friday host Ira Flatow sits down for a one on one conversation with host James W. Davis at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center.

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