Perspectives (WFSU) on 88.9 WFSU-FM

Thursdays, 11 am ET - Noon

Join WFSU and host Tom Flanigan for the live, listener call-in program Perspectives. It's the perfect forum to discuss the issues that concern YOU!

Please join us by listening to the program every Thursday morning at 11, and by calling us. The numbers are 850-414-1234, or 800-926-8809. You can also e-mail your questions and comments to .

Perspectives is broadcast LIVE each Thursday at 11:00 am ET on 88.9, WFSU-FM and

Perspectives: Beyond the Chamber Conference

Aug 27, 2015

The recent Greater Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce Conference in Sandestin is the starting point for a lively discussion on the present and possible future of a rapidly growing (and changing) Capital City.  Talking about it are:  Sue Dick, President/CEO of the Greater Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce; Kathy Bell, chief operating officer of Coloney Bell Engineering and incoming chamber board chair; and Cecilia Homison, president of First Commerce Credit Union and incoming chair for the Economic Development Council of Tallahassee/Leon County.

Perspectives: Cybersecurity

Aug 20, 2015

The fastest growing crime today is fraud, identity theft and other illegal activity committed over the Internet.  We get a thorough lesson in how to avoid being a victim (and what to do if you become one) from: Ben Graybar with Hancock Bank; Mike Rosciam of Thomas Howell Ferguson; and Sam Rogers with Rogers, Gunter, Vaughn Insurance.

Perspectives: Suicide

Aug 13, 2015

Robin Williams’ death a year ago brought much public attention to the issue of suicide.  But celebrities aren’t the only people who take their own lives.  Talking about suicide, its victims and survivors, are Mary Bowers whose daughter Brook took her own life in 2012 and Nancy O’Farrell (both affiliated with NAMI Tallahassee), along with Lee’s Place Founder Brenda Rabalais and Pam Mezzina with Big Bend Hospice.

The publisher of the Tallahassee Democrat talks about the paper’s efforts to enhance its local news coverage while distributing its content across a growing number of platforms.

Perspectives: Girl Empowerment

Jul 30, 2015

A special event focused on empowering girls and young women takes place at Tallahassee’s High Magnetic Field Laboratory on Saturday, August 8th.  To give a preview of the occasion is the Mag Lab’s Roxanne Hughes, Ericka McKibbin with Girls on the Run, Haley Cutler from the Oasis Center for Women and Girls and former Sci-Girl Lucy Toman, who is a summer intern with the Society of Women Engineers in Chicago.