Innovator Insights: Connie Reimers-Hild

(upbeat music) – I’m Connie Reimers-Hild, Executive Director and Chief Futurist at the Rural Futures Institute at the University of Nebraska. (upbeat music) I feel like it’s a natural process to have mentors. To me, identifying mentors is about finding somebody you can connect with and also trust, and develop a great relationship with over…

INSIGHTS ON PBS HAWAI‘I: The Right of Access | Program

>>MORE THAN 50 YEARS AGO, UNDER CHIEF JUSTICE WILLIAM S. RICHARDSON, SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF HAWAI’I RULED THAT THE PUBLIC HAD THE RIGHT TO ACCESS ALL BEACHES THROUGHOUT OUR STATE. BUT FOR DECADES, THERE HAVE BEEN CHALLENGES, CLASHES THROUGHOUT THE ISLANDS INVOLVING ACCESS PATHWAYS THAT REACH TO OUR BEACHES. WHAT DO YOU THINK?…

INSIGHTS ON PBS HAWAI‘I: Constitutional Convention / Taxing Investment Property for Education

>>WILL THE 1978 CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION PLEASE COME TO ORDER. >>HAWAIʻI’S LAST CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION WAS 40 YEARS AGO. VOTERS WILL DECIDE THIS YEAR WHETHER TO HAVE ANOTHER ONE. WHAT IS A CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION AND HOW DOES IT WORK? VOTERS WILL ALSO DECIDE WHETHER THE STATE CAN TAX INVESTMENT PROPERTY TO RAISE MONEY FOR EDUCATION. TONIGHT’S LIVE…

Bemidji State University Buries Centennial Time Capsule

SEVERE AS THE CURRENT SITUATION.>>>A CENTENNIAL THEMED TIME CAPSULE WAS PLANTED IN THE GROUND AT BEMIDJI STATE UNIVERSITY TODAY, WHILE AT THE SAME TIME, A 101-YEAR-OLD CAPSULE WAS UNVEILED. REPORTER MALAAK KHATTAB HAS MORE. ♪ ♪>>FOR THE PAST 18 MONTHS, BSU HAS BEEN CELEBRATING ITS 100 YEAR HISTORY, AND THE CAPSULE COMMEMORATED THE END OF…

INSIGHTS ON PBS HAWAI‘I: Are You Ready to Retire? | Program

AHHH, RETIREMENT, THOSE GOLDEN YEARS WHERE YOU CAN SIT BACK, ENJOY LEISURE, SPEND TIME WITH FAMILY AND PERHAPS TRAVEL. BUT, IS THIS A REALISTIC IDEA? ARE YOU PREPARED TO RETIRE? STATE LAWMAKERS SEE A STATE IN CRISIS WITH MANY PRIVATE SECTOR WORKERS AT SIGNIFICANT RISK OF NOT HAVING ENOUGH RETIREMENT INCOME TO MEET BASIC NEEDS….

INSIGHTS ON PBS HAWAIʻI: Puna Geothermal Restart?

THE STATE’S ONLY GEOTHERMAL ENERGY PLANT SHUT DOWN LAST YEAR WHEN KĪLAUEA VOLCANO ERUPTED IN LOWER PUNA ON THE BIG ISLAND. THE ERUPTION DAMAGED THE PLANT WHILE DESTROYING HUNDREDS OF HOMES AND FARMS. PUNA GEOTHERMAL VENTURE WANTS TO BE OPERATIONAL AGAIN BY THE END OF THIS YEAR. CRITICS CALL THAT TIMETABLE AMBITIOUS AND QUESTION THE…