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Hmong History And The Vietnam War

Guest: Yer Vang, President, Wisconsin Asian Bar Association Honoring Vietnam veterans would not be complete without recognizing the important role of Hmong veterans who fought on the side of the United States in The Secret War in Laos. Wisconsin is now home to the third largest population of Hmong people in the United States. Enlightening… Read more »

Loving Frank Comes To Life At Taliesin

Guests: Kieran Murphy, Historic Researcher/Creator, Loving Frank Tour Margaret Ingraham, Reader Building on the best-selling book, Loving Frank, Kieran Murphy and Margaret Ingraham take us back to the days when Frank Lloyd Wright and Mamah Borthwick Cheney moved from Chicago to Spring Green where Frank designed and built Taliesin – the beautiful home and setting… Read more »

THE TRUE COST OF AGING: The Wisconsin Elder Economic Security Standard Index

Guests: Eve Galanter, Chair Johanna Hatch, Administrator & Project Coordinator WISCONSIN WOMEN’S NETWORK Learn about the new Wisconsin Elder Economic Security Standard Index, a tool that accurately reflects the real cost of aging in place today. Wisconsin is a pilot state for the application of this Elder Index, where decision-makers now have available to them… Read more »

Women Collaborate For Professional And Personal Growth

Guests: Dr. Joy Rice, President, TEMPO International Sonja Patterson, Past-President, The Business Forum Donna Beestman, President, Career Success Strategies, LLC As women’s role in business and as community leaders continues to grow, complacency is not an option for professional women. Three successful women describe the experiences they encountered on their professional journey and highlight the… Read more »

An Historian’s View Of President Woodrow Wilson

Guest: John M. Cooper, American history professor at UW-Madison and author, Woodrow Wilson: A Biography John Cooper is considered the foremost authority on Woodrow Wilson in the country.In his new Wilson biography, Professor Cooper introduces us to the man who became America’s 28th President, detailing the circumstances of his life that molded who he was… Read more »