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Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 6:45 PM

Step into the Grantham dining room with food historian Francine Segan as she offers a guide to the meals and manners of the British aristocracy of the early 20th century.

Monday, March 16, 2015 at 6:45 PM

Legendary University of Maryland basketball coach Gary Williams talks with attorney and sportscaster Phil Hochberg about the game, college athletics, the conference system, and local sports. UMD play-by-play announcer Johnny Holliday and Rich Chvotkin, voice of the Hoyas, join in the conversation.

Monday, March 16, 2015 at 6:45 PM

Tonight, George Solt shows ramen’s transformation from a food custom into a worldwide phenomenon. Hosted at the restaurant BUL, the program includes a three-course dinner prepared by Sakuramen, a ramen bar in Adams Morgan.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 6:45 PM

The beloved fashion guru from Project Runway (and D.C. native), talks about his career, what he’s learned about mentorship, and holding your own in a tough business—and in life.

Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 6:45 PM

Ready to discover some surprising insights into mathematical principles? They’re all in the cards when educator-showman Colm Mulcahy dazzles with sleight of hand that brings math’s foundations to life.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 6:45 PM

The actor best known for Everybody Loves Raymond discusses his new book, a collection of comedic and personal essays on the gaffes, challenges, and joys of life’s second half.

Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 6:45 PM

Stef Woods of American University, who developed a course on The Hunger Games, discusses why the boundary-breaking success of Suzanne Collins’ trilogy offers plenty of food for thought.

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