Liz Scheer, a PhD student in the University of Wisconsin English Department, and Samantha Link, a Masters student in Library and Information Science, join 8 O’Clock Buzz host Brian Standing to talk about the Artists in Absentia project and exhibit. Below is a video of Mark W. reading his original poem, accompanied by Nicholas G […]
For 10 years, Doctors Saul Weiner and Alan Schwarz recorded conversations between Doctors and their patients throughout the midwest. Why? Not because they were secret National Security Agency spies, but because they wanted to explore how well doctors listened to their patients. They’ve published their findings in their new book “Listening for What Matters: Avoiding […]
The Raging Grannies joined Buzz host Brian Standing live in the studio to serenade you with songs of politics, revolution and pledging support to your community radio station.
In December of last year, 15-year old Ryan Treves announced the creation of the Wisconsin Young Birder’s Club. Their stated mission is to connect young naturalists from 8th to 12th grades with seasoned birders and to conduct ornithological field trips around the state. Since then, the WYBC has participated in the Audubon Society’s annual Christmas […]
For the seventh year in a row, “Listen to Your Mother” will showcase stories, songs and poems about motherhood at the Barrymore Theater on — when else? Mother’s Day, May 8th. It’s part of a national showcase, and Madison-area auditions run next week. Takeyla Benton’s running the program this year, and she recently joined Buzz […]
Each year, NARAL Pro Choice America issues their “Who Decides” report, a sort of report card for each state, grading them on their record on reproductive rights. For 2016, only 5 states, California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Montana, Oregon and Washington earned an “A.” 27 states, including, for the first time, Wisconsin, received a failing grade. Overall, […]