PBS Logo NPR Logo
Public Media for Central Pennsylvania

Conversations Live: Gambling in Pennsylvania

Gambling is a growing business in Pennsylvania. Along with traditional casinos and online gaming are mini-casinos. Including one proposed for State College. While the industry is generating record-breaking revenues, there are questions about mental health and safety.

Host:

danahyAnne Dannahy

WPSU Reporter

Guests:

Eric PearsonEric Pearson

CEO
Copper Star Gaming

Doug HarbachDoug Harbach

Communications Director
Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board

Glenn SternerProf. Glenn Sterner

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
Penn State Abington

Amy R. Hubbard

Drug and Alcohol Program Manager, Compulsive Problem Gambling Section
PA Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs

More Episodes

speaking grief
Conversations Live

Children’s Grief

Posted on November 20, 2020

How do children grieve? Is it different from the way adults grieve? And how does grieving change as children grow? Our panel answers these questions and more.

 

coronavirus
Conversations Live

COVID-19

Posted on September 25, 2020

We answer your questions on the COVID-19 pandemic. We cover topics suchas as how much longer the pandemic willlast, when we will get a vaccine, how havepeople of color been disproportionately impacted, and more.

 

More from Conversations Live »