articles tagged "Brian Standing"

Dane Arts Helps Keep Art Funded

Monday, 18 February 2013 | buzz
Screen Shot 2013-02-18 at 10.58.45 AM

  Pam Andros, Director of Dane Arts (a.k.a. Dane County Cultural Affairs Commission) came by the studio on Monday, February 18, 2013, to talk with Brian Standing about the art opportunities happening through the county arts program.   The organization supports local arts and culture projects, primarily done through grant programs. They also have a new fundraising tool called “Power2Give,” which they talk about in detail more in the interview.   Listen the interview below:   more »

Where do the Giant Lake Sculptures Come From?

Monday, 11 February 2013 | buzz
statue3

It wouldn’t be winter in Madison if there weren’t something odd poking up from the Lake Monona ice. Folk Artist Tim Browning talks about his latest decoration on top the ice. more »

Richard A. Monette Examines The Mining Bill

Monday, 11 February 2013 | buzz
monette_profile_resize

    Richard A. Monette, chair of Turtle Mountain Band of the Chippewa/Ojibwa/Anishnabe Nation. Also the staff attorney in the U.S. Senate and Director of Congressional Affairs, Department of Interior/Bureau of Indian Affairs. He came by the WORT station on Monday, February 11, 2013, to talk with Brian Standing, host of the Morning Buzz, about the ongoing iron mining bill that might be passed in the very near future. more »

CIty Year Madison

Monday, 11 February 2013 | buzz
IMG_7222 (800x533)

City Year Milwaukee stormed Madison, Wisconsin, on Friday, February 8, 2013. They came dressed in full uniform: red jackets, khaki pants, white collared shirts and Timberland boots. In other words, they were hard to miss as they flooded the UWMadison campus and Capitol. more »

A UW Physics Show You Already Have A Ticket For

Monday, 4 February 2013 | buzz
Screen Shot 2013-02-04 at 12.21.15 PM

Well, likely, as the ten shows are all sold out. That’s 3000 tickets! Now Madison is a city that has more degrees in the average household than a thermometer yet even with the college population it might be surprising to some that so many people love physics. We asked Mike Randall, Senior Outreach Specialist of Wonders of Physics, how the show got so popular. “Explosions,” he said with a laugh. “ People like explosions.” Heart-broken that you are not one of these three thousand? Well, there is a Physics Fair event on Saturday, February 16th at the Chamberlin Hall from 11AM to 4PM. That’s free and open to the public and you don’t need one of those pesky tickets.   Listen [...] more »

Page 46 of 48« First...102030...4445464748

rev. 52:104M