Closer Look: Pi Day; Criminal Justice Reform; And More

Rose Scott and Jim Burress celebrate Pi Day today on ''Closer Look.''
Rose Scott and Jim Burress celebrate Pi Day today on ''Closer Look.''
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Monday on “Closer Look with Rose Scott and Jim Burress”:

  • 0:00: Jonathan Rapping, attorney and professor at Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School, and Ilham Askia, executive director of Gideon’s Promise, talk about Gideon’s Promise – a nonprofit that focuses on criminal justice reform;
  • 20:06: Isabelle Welch and Jaden Cody, students at Maynard Jackson High School, explain Pi Day;
  • 32:41: Candace Wheeler talks about Pi Day, Daylight Savings Time, Cokie Roberts and “Carpool Karaoke” in today’s “Trending” segment;
  • 37:29: Tom Smith, professor at Emory’s Goizueta Business School, discusses the prices of gas, food and postage, among other economic issues;
  • 53:14: As part of the WABE series “Advancing Atlanta: Education,” Kate Sweeney reports on how one Atlanta learning center is trying to address literacy rates earlier than usual;
  • 58:00: John Bowers, chief of Game Management at the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, discusses plans to keep an alligator in the Chattahoochee River safe.