this week

Curbing Gun Violence

Mark Kelly / Astronaut, U.S. Navy Captain

Mark Kelly is a retired American astronaut and U.S. Navy Captain. He is also the husband of former U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot at a constituent event in Tucson in 2011. Kelly flew his first NASA mission in 2001 and retired in 2011. He is the recipient of numerous naval awards including two Defensive Superior service medals and four Air Medals.

in the news

Noël Wells

Actress, Comedian

Noël Wells is in the headlines this week with some disappointing news for her fans: she won't be returning to the cast of SNL next season. She made a splash in the first episode of last season playing Lena Dunham beside returning host Tina Fey. In this episode of Overheard, Wells talks about her first season and some of the other projects she's been working on outside of SNL.