The Current

Episode 2 - Jennifer Ellison (30 Minutes)

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Episode 2- March 1, 2021
Distance Learning and Documentaries

Join Jennifer Ellison as we speak about distance learning and a documentary featuring her classroom. 

Jennifer Ellison, M.Ed

Jennifer Ellison currently teaches 5th grade at Phillips Magnet Elementary School.  She is focused on empowering students to use their voices in their community. She lives with her husband and two children, where they spend their days trying to please their two demanding cats.

Episode 1 - Dr. Tami Hendriksz (29 Minutes)

Dr. Tami Hendriksz

Episode 1- February 15, 2021
Children in Crisis

Join Dr. Hendriksz in a discussion on how events like political unrest, COVID and more adversely affect children’s mental and physical health.

Dr. Tami Hendriksz, FACOP, FAAP

Dr. Hendriksz is a Professor of Pediatrics and the Associate Dean of Academic Affairs at Touro University California College of Osteopathic Medicine.  She also practices pediatrics, and serves as the Medical Director for the Vallejo City Unified School Based Clinics.

Episode 0 - Introduction (16 Minutes)

Join our host, Bill Hicks, with Advancement Associate Vice President Andrea Garcia, and Alumni Engagement Officer Scott Cooper as we preview the show's format, purpose and tone.

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