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SPEAKING OUT ABOUT DOMESTIC ABUSE

Guest: Shannon Barry, Executive Director Domestic Abuse Intervention Services (DAIS) Domestic abuse is often described as the silent elephant in the room. It can happen to anyone, regardless of race, income, education, gender, sexual orientation, age or religion. Domestic violence can take many forms. It can be Physical, Emotional, Verbal, Sexual and Economic. The Domestic… Read more »

A PERSONAL APPROACH TO GETTING IN SHAPE

Guests: T.J. Miller, owner, Horizon Health & FitnessAndy Kaszubski, ACEBrad Deforest, B.S. Exercise Science & Health Promotion Exercise is a major component to becoming the best we can be. Three personal trainers share their expertise on how we can safely improve our health and fitness. The message is, no one is too old or too… Read more »

WISCONSIN INSTITUTES FOR DISCOVERY: LEADING THE WORLD IN RESEARCH

Guests: John Wiley, former UW Chancellor and Interim Director, Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery Laura Heisler, Director of Programming, WARF and head of public programs for the WID Town Center and teaching labs The Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, comprised of a public half (the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery), a private half (the Morgridge Institute for Research)… Read more »

The Baton Passes At Monona Terrace

Guests: Jim Hess – retiring Director, Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center Greg McManners – incoming Director, Monona Terrace George Nelson – Community Leader, Monona Terrace Commission It seems impossible that Monona Terrace was a topic of major controversy in Madison for nearly 60 years before it was finally built in 1997. George Nelson remembers… Read more »

Light The House

Guests: Kevin Huddleston, Executive Director Ronald McDonald House Charities – Madison Amber & Chris Boll, parents of Eli and frequent RMH residents Since 1993, the 18-bedroom Ronald McDonald House in Madison has provided a “home away from home” to over 15,000 families whose lives have been turned upside down because of the life-threatening illness of… Read more »