Sterling to Appear on “Conversations from St. Norbert College” Television Show

Beginning Friday, Oct. 5

From St. Norbert College, September 27, 2013
by Mike Counter, mike.counter@snc.edu, 920-403-3089

Debbie Sterling, the inventor of GoldieBlox™ toys, and founder and CEO of GoldieBlox, Inc., will be the guest on the October "Conversations from St. Norbert College" television show hosted by St. Norbert College associate academic dean and professor of economics Kevin Quinn. They will discuss GoldieBlox toys and their Midwest launch at St. Norbert College in September.

GoldieBlox toys are designed to inspire young girls to become engineers; they consist of a series of interactive books and construction toys starring Goldie, a curious girl with a love of engineering. Sterling graduated from Stanford University with an engineering degree.

New "Conversations" shows appear the first Friday of each month. The series airs on TWCT Time Warner Cable Television Channel 4 in Green Bay, Howard/Suamico and Seymour; Channel 4 in the Fox Cities; Channel 2 in Neenah/Menasha; and on NET cable Channel 46 in Pulaski.

The show also airs on St. Norbert College Channel 5 in De Pere, Ashwaubenon and Bellevue on Sundays at 9:30 a.m., Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. and Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.The show can also be seen on Wisconsin on Demand (WIoD), Time Warner Cable's local video-on-demand channel (411). It is available free to Time Warner Cable's digital customers in 70 communities in northeast Wisconsin.

"Conversations from St. Norbert College" also airs in Algoma, Clintonville, Columbus, Delavan, Elkhorn, Fitchburg and surrounding areas, Hortonville, Jefferson County, Lake Mills, Marshfield, Milwaukee, New London, Oconomowoc, Sevastopol, Sturgeon Bay, Waukesha, Waupaca, Whitewater, Wisconsin Rapids, the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and Temple University Television, TUTV, Philadelphia, Pa.

PEG (Public, Education and Government) community television stations can download "Conversations from St. Norbert College" for their own stations by going to the PEGMedia website.

For more information or to watch the program online, visit the website, http://www.snc.edu/communications/conversations.