Muhlenberg College Institute of Public Opinion

Dr. Kamran Afshar is joined by Lehigh Valley business leaders to discuss the results of the latest quarterly economic survey of Valley businesses which indicates a coming slow down in the economy in the next year.


Alan Jennings continues to focus on the midterm elections, especially the campaign for the open congressional seat in Pennsylvania’s newly-created 7th District.

LV Community Foundation's 50th Anniversary on LV Discourse

Aug 16, 2018

Host Sally Handlon welcomes guests from the non-profit Lehigh Valley Community Foundation to discuss, “A Reflection on the Community Foundation’s 50th Anniversary," findings, and next steps. Sally's guests are Bernie Story, LVCF President and CEO, as well as Dr. Chris Borick, LVCF Lötter Fellow and Director of the Muhlenberg College Institute of Public Opinion.

What if a non-profit celebrated a milestone anniversary by giving back to the community it serves? That is exactly what the Lehigh Valley Community Foundation did.

The Ups & Downs of Polling on LV Discourse

Jan 30, 2017

John Pearce welcomes guest Dr. Christopher Borick, Director of the Muhlenberg College Institute of Public Opinion, to tell us about the ups and downs of polling.

In the recent Presidential election, how did most polls err in predicting the winner? Dr. Borick is Professor of Political Science and a nationally recognized public opinion researcher.

(Original air-date: 1/12/2017)