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BILL LUEDER’S: MADISON’S WATCHDOG

Guest: Bill Lueders, News Editor, Isthmus; Author; Project Leader, Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism What does it mean to be a journalist? For the past 25 years, Bill Lueders has been News Editor of Isthmus, and the paper has reflected his tenacious quality of getting to the bottom of the story. Examples of Bill’s award-winning… Read more »

RENOWNED HISTORY PROFESSOR, JEREMI SURI, TO LEAVE UW-MADISON FOR TEXAS

Just meeting Jeremi Suri is a joyful experience. His engaging personality is infectious and goes way beyond the UW-Madison classroom. For the past ten years, Jeremi has served as the prestigious E. Gordon Fox professor of history at UW-Madison. He has authored award-winning books including Henry Kissinger and the American Century, and has another book,… Read more »

RESILIENCE RESEARCH CENTER BREAKS GROUND

Guests: Kate Stalker, Project Manager Cora White, Neighborhood Advocate The Center for Resilient Cities, a Madison and Milwaukee-based nonprofit whose mission is to help urban citizens and governments create healthy, economically attractive, sustainable environments, just broke ground on one of their largest projects. The Resilience Research Center will turn a four-acre site on Madison’s South… Read more »

I LOVE YOU…WHO ARE YOU?

Guest: Patti Kerr, writer, caregiver and author After a professional career as a writer, Patti Kerr’s life took an unexpected turn when her mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. She spent the next six years helping her father care for her mother. Realizing the unique challenges of caregiving, Patti put on her writer’s hat soon after… Read more »

THE 2011 AMERICAN RED CROSS REAL HEROES

Guests: Molly Kelly, Special Events Manager – American Red Cross, Badger Chapter Caden Collins – Youth Good Samaritan Judy Braham – From the Heart Hero Each year, the Badger Chapter of the American Red Cross honors several people and a corporation for their individual acts of demonstrating that – YES, one person CAN make a… Read more »