Lake Effect

Lake Effect

From WUWM 89.7 FM - Milwaukee Public Radio

Lake Effect is Milwaukee Public Radio's the daily interview/magazine program, featuring conversations, commentary and more. Guests - from authors to academics, musicians to politicians - take on subjects that link Wisconsin with the world and the world with Wisconsin.More from Lake Effect »

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Wednesday on Lake Effect: What Makes Genius Blossom, Milwaukee Ballet, Musician Jay Matthes

Wednesday on Lake Effect: A former NPR correspondent goes in search of what makes genius blossom in certain places and times in the world. Later, we tal...

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Monday on Lake Effect: Tenure in Higher Education, Paleontology & Exploration, Electri-Violet

Monday on Lake Effect: Why the higher education world is looking closely at the debate over tenure's future in Wisconsin. Later, why there is great exci...

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Lake Effect Weekend: 'Of Mice and Men,' Native American Influence on Football, Ex Fabula

This weekend on Lake Effect: We talk with the director and scenic designer of the Milwaukee Rep's current production of Steinbeck's American classic, Of...

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Friday on Lake Effect: Tech Education & the BUILD Program, Essential Voices, Grace Helbig

Friday on Lake Effect: Why tech education remains a core part of the mission at one Milwaukee high school. Plus, one of the school's project-based class...

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Thursday on Lake Effect: Former State Senator Tim Cullen, Milwaukee's Sustainability, Sugar Todd

Thursday on Lake Effect: Tim Cullen reflects on his life both in and out of politics, and the ways Wisconsin's political landscape has changed. Then, Mi...

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Wednesday on Lake Effect: Real Estate Trends, Modern and African Dance, Milwaukee Duo Sara and Kenny

Wednesday on Lake Effect: Today on the show, trends in real estate in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and around the country. Plus, why modern dance owes an awful...

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Tuesday on Lake Effect: Privatizing Water in Wisconsin, Mental Health Issues, Precious Lives

Tuesday on Lake Effect: Today on the show, the emerging controversy over a bill that would make it easier to private municipal water systems in...

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Lake Effect Weekend: Arsenic in Wisconsin's Water, Bronzeville Arts Ensemble, Ex Fabula

This weekend on Lake Effect: Today on the show, a new report finds that arsenic is a real problem in water in parts of Wisconsin. Then, we'll meet the P...

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Friday on Lake Effect: New Marquette Athletic Research Facility, the Oscars, Author Dean Robbins

Friday on Lake Effect: Marquette announces plans to break ground on a new athletic research facility downtown. President Mike Lovell hopes it becomes an...

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Thursday on Lake Effect: Student Debt in Wisconsin, Local Hotel Boom, 'Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992'

Thursday on Lake Effect: Student debt has increased by 74% in Wisconsin over the past decade. Urban Milwaukee's Bruce Murphy discusses private loans and...

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