Hot Topics

We scheduled Hot Topics Zoom events every month from September through April, 2020-2021.  Below are the dates of the presentations of timely or “hot” topics followed the the title and speaker.

You may click on the title in blue to go to the recorded presentation posted on YouTube to view the recording.  Or, go directly to our YouTube channel, named “LWV of Lehigh County,” to view all of the recordings.

For 2020:
September, “You’ll Miss Us When We’re Gone,” Bill White, The Morning Call columnist/blogger 
October, “Can We End Gerrymandering – What is Next for Pennsylvania?” Mary Erdman, LWVLC, Vice-President, Programs and Action
November, “The Allentown Health Department – from Environmental Health Services to Covid-19,”
Vicky Kistler, Director of the City of Allentown Health Department
December, “Election Trends,” Chris Borick, Ph.D., Muhlenberg College

For 2021:
January, “State of the County & Impact of COVID-19,” Phillips Armstrong, Lehigh County Executive
February, “The Street Medicine Program of LVHN,” Nani M. Cuadrado, Program Director
Our organization sent a gift card to Valley Health Partners.  We received a thank you letter.
March, “Climate Change: Opinion and Policy,” Chris Borick, Ph.D. Muhlenberg College 
April, “TerraCycle – Eliminating the Idea of Waste®,” Maame Mensah, US Account Director, Brand Partnerships, TerraCycle US, LLC