Talking Points with Elaine Rivers

TALKING POINTS with Elaine Rivers

 Let us talk about what matters at home and abroad. TALKING POINTS starts here, starts now Sundays, 5 am and the second Saturday of the month at 12:30pm on WFDU 89.1 FM HD 1. Find the re-broadcast of TALKING POINTS in Archives on WFDU.FM.

TALKING POINTS is a ½-hour public affairs show that talks about things that matter. Whether it is our neighborhood or around the world, we are all in this thing called life TOGETHER.  Who knows, somewhere—somehow, we may find solutions.  So let us talk about it on TALKING POINTS.

TALKING POINTS is a weekly public affairs program brought to you by WFDU 89.1 FM.

Anita Elaine Rivers --

Known by Elaine in the creative world, she is host of WFDU 89.1 FM’s public affairs program--Talking Points and can be heard co-hosting WFDU.FM HD3’s Gospel Music show called The Sound of Victory.

As Director of Undergraduate Adult and Part-Time Admissions at Fairleigh Dickinson University in New Jersey, Elaine was the quintessential non-traditional student—adult learner, single parent, first-generation college graduate. Elaine now advocates for adults and the non-traditional student in higher education.  Beyond her admissions work, Elaine is a business and community advocate and serves as 2nd Vice President on the Board of Directors for the Bergen Volunteer Center as well as Advisory Board member for Bergen LEADS--a BVC county-wide leadership development initiative; and as Board Member of the Hackensack Regional Chamber of Commerce. 

Elaine earned her undergraduate degree from New York University and master’s degree from California State University, San Bernardino.  She is an avid reader, writer, speaker and active church member.  Additionally, Elaine is a voiceover artist and actor.

God has blessed Elaine with a beautiful daughter Alana.

Email : arivers@fdu.edu