WXXI Past Events Archive

These are events that have been featured in the past on the WXXI website. It is not a complete list of all events. For current events, please visit our main WXXI Events page.

Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

A tribute concert to honor Michael Lasser, host of Fascinatin' Rhythm for the last forty years.

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join a live conversation about the exodus of women from the workplace. A virtual conversation with PBS Future of Work and the Women’s Policy Research Institute.and part of the WXXI American Graduate offerings

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join a live conversation about the role of employers in creating supportive and psychologically safe workplaces. Co-hosted by PBS & Mental Health America, this is part of the discussion around the Future of Work. 

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join a live conversation about how young workers can lead in building a more equitable workplace of the future. Co-hosted by PBS & America's Promise YES Project, this is part of the discussion around the Future of Work. 

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join a virtual conversation about how technology is both welcomed and feared in the workforce of the future. Co-hosted by PBS & The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation.

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join a live conversation about race and work with Plinio Ayala, President and CEO of Per Scholas, and Maurice Jones, President and CEO of OneTen as part of the discussion around the Future of Work. 

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join hour-long discussions with Ken Burns and special guests, featuring clips from the upcoming four-part series, MUHAMMAD ALI.

Thursday, September 9, 2021 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join hour-long discussions with Ken Burns and special guests, featuring clips from the upcoming four-part series, MUHAMMAD ALI.

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join moderator Kara Miller, host of public radio's Innovation Hub, for a panel discussion and highlights from the PBS series Future of Work, followed by a live Q&A.

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join a live conversation with PBS and the Aspen Institute's Economic Opportunities Program — featuring your questions on the future of work and how it could contribute to creating equity in society. This national forum includes a regional connection with panelist Rick Plympton, CEO of Optimax Systems, Inc.!