WAMU 88.5 : About

Paul Mozzocci, Director of Special Events

Paul Mozzocci

Paul has been with WAMU 88.5 since May of 2011. He brings over 12 years of event management experience to the station. Paul’s extensive resume consists of producing large scale galas, donor and corporate sponsor events, museum exhibition openings, government affairs meetings and much more.

His past event planning experience includes working at organizations such as the Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center, Human Rights Campaign and Library of Congress.

Paul holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Speech Communication from the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse.

NPR

Pack These Pages: Three Must-Reads For Summer

Harriet Logan, owner of Loganberry Books in Shaker Heights, Ohio, recommends a graphic novel about trash, a George Eliot classic and a children's book about a bear pianist.
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Why Does Every New Restaurant Look Like A Factory?

The stripped-down look of exposed brick, poured cement floors, and Edison light bulbs is popular in restaurants across America. One reporter dares to ask, "Seriously, why?"
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Why Local Nonprofits Haven't Fixed Poverty

As long as there has been poverty, there have been people trying to end it. We explore the obstacles and inefficiencies local nonprofits run into when trying to solve society's stubborn problem.

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Can We Trust Our Cars?

There were more airbag recalls this week, and VW has agreed to pay nearly fifteen billion in its emissions cheating scandal. Meanwhile, cars with driverless technology are becoming available, but whether they will make us safer is up for debate. A look at auto safety and consumer trust.