Palace Theatre

Washington & Jefferson College

Earlier this month Washington and Jefferson College President Tori Haring-Smith announced her retirement scheduled for June 30, 2017. In addition to serving as the school’s first woman president Dr. Haring-Smith fostered the Magellan Project in which the the college provides funding for all W&J students to take advantage of challenging independent research of their own design. Tori Haring-Smith joins us in studio for an exit interview.

Restoration & Renewal: A Tale of Two Theatres

Apr 4, 2013
Westmoreland Cultural Trust

  Officials in McKees Rocks hope restoration of the Roxian Theatre will have the economic impact the Palace Theatre has had on Greensburg. We’ll discuss the importance of these theaters to their communities with Taris Vrcek, executive director of the McKees Rocks Community Development Corporation and Michael Langer, president of the Westmoreland Cultural Trust.