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THERE ARE NO RULES TO GRIEF

Guests:  Jessie Shiveler, Community Grief Manager, Agrace Grief Support Center; Meaghan May, parent of deceased child The worst nightmare a parent can experience is having a child die. Illness, accident, whatever the reason, it doesn’t matter. It is horrible! That is what happened to Meaghan May, whose 5-year-old son, Dominic, was killed in a freak… Read more »

WHAT LITERACY MEANS TO SUCCESS

Guests:  Jeff Burkhart, Executive Director; Jennifer Peterson, Senior Director of Programs; Tania Rivera, Student Services Manager, Literacy Network One in seven Dane County adults struggles with low literacy. Without the reading, writing or speaking skills needed in today’s economy, the opportunity for employment stability or career advancement are non-existent. A lack of computer literacy leaves… Read more »

WHAT TO DO NOW IF YOU AND YOUR FAMILY ARE ON THE ALZHEIMER’S JOURNEY…

Guests:  Jennifer Bauer, Executive Director; Noreen Kralapp, Dementia outreach Specialist in Dane County, Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin When one person is diagnosed with memory impairment, Alzheimer’s disease, or a related form of dementia, the impact is felt by their family and the community as a whole. The journey is a challenging one, and… Read more »

FRAMING THE CONVERSATION: A RADIO TALK SHOW HOST’S INSIGHT

Guest:  Anita Rufus, Host, “The Anita Rufus Show” and “That’s Life,” IHub Radio, Southern California People talking to people. A difficult endeavor in today’s political culture when people of differing opinions struggle to have civil conversations. It doesn’t have to be confrontational, says Anita Rufus, longtime host of “The Anita Rufus Show” and “That’s Life”… Read more »

IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO LEARN: UW SCHOOL OF MUSIC OFFERS COMMUNITY LESSONS

Guests:  Dr. Tim Shaw, violin student, Paula Su, doctoral candidate and violin instructor, Cayla Rosche, soprano and Coordinator, UW Community Music Lessons Always wanted to play a musical instrument but never had the time? If now is the time for you, the opportunity is available at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Music. Representative of… Read more »