Posts Tagged: hank

HELP WANTED: FOSTER GRANDPARENTS

Guests: Laura Mikkelson, Intergenerational Volunteer Coordinator, RSVP of Dane County; Larry Orr, Foster Grandparent RSVP (Retired and Senior Volunteer Program) of Dane County is looking for more seniors who wish to become Foster Grandparents. Foster Grandparents work with children in Dane County schools, Head Start programs and community centers, mentoring and helping them to be… Read more »

ADVENTURES BENEATH THE SURFACE OF WISCONSIN

Guest:  Doris Green, author and caver If you’re looking for a new adventure, try going underground in Wisconsin. Caves, mines and tunnels are plentiful underneath the surface and have stories to tell – particularly in the unglaciated or “Driftless Area” of Southwestern Wisconsin. But there is more to the story of Wisconsin’s underground history, and… Read more »

MADISON’S HISTORY OF PROTESTS

Guest:  Stuart Levitan, author, Madison in the Sixties It’s widely known that Madison was one of America’s centers of student protest during the 1960s. But the protests of the 1960s weren’t only about the Vietnam War. On this intriguing program which takes us back to a remarkable period in Madison’s history, Stu Levitan joins “All… Read more »

GUN SAFETY = GUN SENSE (Part Two)

Guests:  Jennifer Heinz Rosen, leader/trainer, MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA; Bob Mokos, Survivor Fellow, EVERYTOWN FOR GUN SAFETY Every day 96 Americans are killed with guns. Nearly two-thirds of gun deaths are suicides. The U.S. gun suicide rate is eight times that of other high-income countries. The U.S. gun homicide rate is… Read more »

GUN SAFETY = GUN SENSE (Part One)

Guests:  Bob Mokos, Survivor Fellow, EVERYTOWN FOR GUN SAFETY; Jennifer Rosen Heinz, Leader/Trainer, MOMS DEMAND ACTIONS FOR GUN SENSE “Rights don’t come without responsibility,” says Bob Mokos, a gun owner, retired military, airline pilot, NRA member, and a Survivor Fellow with EVERYTOWN FOR GUN SAFETY.  Survivor Fellow means that Mokos has personally experienced the loss… Read more »