Mon August 13, 2012
'Stalking' Jon Stewart and United World Colleges
The DNC is almost upon us and vendors are gearing up all over the region to serve the thousands of convention attendees expected to arrive. But what about small businesses that dot the areas near uptown? Many say they don’t know how to gain the attention of visitors so one business owner came up with a novel idea. Her personal mission? "To get Jon Stewart to FABO Café for a cup of coffee while he is in Charlotte filming his show during the DNC." We’ll hear her story.
Amy Aussieker - Owner of FABO art gallery and coffee bar and "head stalker" of Jon Stewart
Part Two: United World Colleges
Then, meet a young man who attended a school he says not enough young people know about and that changed his life.
Luke Pizzato - Mark’s son and a recent graduate of UWC in Wales
Mark Pizzato - Luke's father
Tom Oden - V.P for Academic Affairs for UWC-USA