Team Impact at Rice University

Team Impact

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Adam Ritz with Don Brown Strength Coach with Rice University Mens Basketball

This show features an interview with Don Brown, the strength coach for Men’s Basketball at Rice University.  Coach Brown is also in charge of the players’ involvement with an incredible organization called Team Impact.  Segments include, reports on Pediatric Cancer with Ryan Diem, Special Olympics with PJ Fleck, and a team project at the University of Redlands in CA.

Team Impact

Fraternity Row

The Adam Ritz Show

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Clemson

On this show we showcase 4 interviews from 4 Universities to learn about how fraternity men are working for a better tomorrow.  Adam features reports from Clemson on Sexual Assault Awareness, Oregon on Cystic Fibrosis, Texas A&M on the Seal Legacy Foundation, and Bradley University on a Children’s Hospital.

Oregon Ducks Texas A&M Bradley University

Chris Petersen and Washington Huskies Football

Washington

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Adam with Huskies head coach Chris Petersen

Chris Petersen, head football coach at the University of Washington, joins us to talk about the Character and Integrity within the walls of his Pac 12 Huskies program.  Coach Petersen discusses what an OKG is, an ‘Our Kinda Guy’.  This show also features 2 philanthropy reports from Emory University in Atlanta, as well as the Acacia International Headquarters.

Adam addresses the Pac 12 Huskies to discuss Media and Social Media.

Husky Football

Washington

Jim Karol and the Invictus Games

I Am Orlando

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Adam with Jim Karol and Rico Elmore

This show begins with a conversation with Mentalist and Performer Jim Karol.  Jim shares his work with the Invictus Games, Wounded Warriors, and Gary Sinise.  Thanks to Rick Elmore for this interview (originally aired on The Skinny with Rico Elmore).  This show also features an MDA philanthropy report from the University of Arkansas.

Jim Karol tells Adam and Rico about his work with Wounded Warriors

Tuscaloosa meets British Columbia meets Haiti

UBC

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Craig Dick and Connor Dunn from the University of British Columbia with Adam Ritz

Craig Dick and Connor Dunn from the University of British Columbia with Adam Ritz

We start the show with our feature interview with Craig Dick and Connor Dunn from the University of British Columbia in the Great White North.  As members of Delta Kappa Epsilon, these young men host a hockey tournament called Stick It To Cancer to raise money and awareness for Cancer Research.  Adam Ritz Show contributor Peter Bobrinskoy interviews Sue Walsh in Haiti.  Miss Walsh is the founder of Little By Little, who partners with those in need of improved health and well being.  They bring medical needs to groups like Mountain Top Ministries in Haiti.  We wrap up with a report from the ship The Getaway, talking with Joel Sanchez about Norwegian Cruise Line’s work with Make A Wish Foundation and more.

Little by Little

UBC

Live from SMU, with Fair Haven Foundation, and more

ALS

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Adam with Sherry Roberts with the Fair Haven Foundation

The show kicks off with a community service update at SMU in Dallas .  Our feature interview is with Sherry Roberts with the Fair Haven Foundation.  The www.FairHavenFoundation.orgworks with Families seeking housing during critical care.  We also feature an ALS update with show contributor Nigel.

Old school with Adam and Nigel circa 1999, who talk about the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on this episode.

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge raised over $115 million, and recently helped discover a new gene in the disease.

Jackie Maier and Special Olympics, Part 2

Special Olympics
Adam Ritz with Jackie Maier
This show is the continuation of an amazing conversation with Jackie Maier, one of the many talented volunteers with Special Olympics.  In this episode, we get to meet Jackie’s extraordinary children and hear about their volunteer experiences.
Jackie Maier with a Special Olympics Champion
Special Olympics

Jackie Maier and Special Olympics, Part 1

Special Olympics

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Adam Ritz with Jackie Maier

Adam broadcasts an amazing conversation with Jackie Maier, an educator who has devoted her life to Special Needs Children and the Special Olympics.  This is Part 1 of the conversation, touching on the importance of Volunteering, with Jackie’s team

Jackie Maier with a Special Olympics Champion

Special Olympics

 

Live at K-State, With Jim Bridge, Big Shoulders Fund Chicago, and more

Duke

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Adam Ritz with Jim Bridge with Duke University Football

We begin this show in front of a live studio audience at K-State as we speak to the student athletes about their community service projects.  Our feature interview is with Jim Bridge, assistant football coach at Duke University.  Jim shares with us his thoughts on fatherhood, family, integrity, character, social media, and more. We finish the show with a report from contributor Peter Bobrinskoy in Chicago as he chats with Josh Hale, the Executive Director of the Big Shoulders Fund, benefiting inner city kids achieve their dreams through access to quality, values-based education.

Big Shoulders Fund

David Thornton

On this episode Adam welcomes Ray Hilbert from Bottom Line Faith and David Thornton from the Indianapolis Colts to talk about Faith and Leadership in the marketplace.  David Thornton is the Director of Player Engagement for the Colts, and works with the players to inspire and instill leadership qualities.  David’s faith and perseverance have played major roles in his leadership in the NFL, and it’s an inspiring story for this broadcast.
Adam Ritz at Indianapolis Colts HQ with David Thornton and Ray Hilbert.

Adam Ritz at Indianapolis Colts HQ with David Thornton and Ray Hilbert.

Colts Player Engagement Director David Thornton talks with Ray Hilbert and Adam about Faith and Leadership.

Colts Player Engagement Director David Thornton talks with Ray Hilbert and Adam about Faith and Leadership.

 

Adam Ritz, David Thornton, and Ray Hilbert

Adam Ritz, David Thornton, and Ray Hilbert

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