The Roundtable Perspective

Explore a show that gives experts a platform for scholarly discussion, touching on a variety of communication issues.

The Roundtable Perspective is a collegiate television program produced by students and faculty of the Department of Communication and Creative Arts at Purdue University Northwest. New episodes air every Friday at 8:30 p.m. on Lakeshore PBS.

Watch The Spring 2020 Season

Meet The Host

Tom Roach

Thomas J. Roach, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Communication


tjroach@pnw.edu

(219) 989-2508

Hammond Campus, Porter Room 118G

Westville Campus, LSF Room 84

Image of the Roundtable Perspective being filmed.

In The News

See recent “Roundtable Experience” updates.

Lakeshore PBS Extends Partnership With PNW

Student Produced Program Wins Two International Awards

 

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PNW’s Broadcasting concentration offers students hands-on experience in audio and video production, including working on The Roundtable Perspective.  If you’re interested in declaring a broadcasting concentration, contact Jake Giles to schedule a tour of the studio.


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Upcoming Episodes

Apr 23

The Roundtable Perspective: Women in Jamaican Music

Heather Augustyn, English lecturer and music historian at Purdue University Northwest joins host Thomas J. Roach, Ph.D. on Lakeshore PBS.

Apr 30

The Roundtable Perspective: Simply Sartre

David Detmer, Ph.D., professor of philosophy at Purdue University Northwest joins host Thomas J. Roach, Ph.D. on Lakeshore PBS.

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Broadcast

Study Broadcasting at PNW

PNW’s Broadcasting concentration offers students hands-on experience in audio and video production, including working on The Roundtable Perspective.  If you’re interested in declaring a broadcasting concentration, contact Jake Giles to schedule a tour of the studio.


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