June and Sandy from H & R Block are listeners to WORT and have offered to do a winter income tax program for several years. This evening, they will do the same…telling us about relevant changes to the tax code and forms as well as cautioning us about potential pitfalls and possible problems. They also […]
Marie Christine Kohler Fellows, hosted by the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery at the UW-Madison, are senior graduate or professional students selected on the strength of their commitment and abilities to contribute to transdisciplinary thought. Kohler Fellows work and collaborate in the Institute, connecting graduate students across campus through a range of stimulating events. They appear on […]
The Bodgery is a “maker space” in town, and it’s just secured a new and larger location and its residents are doing some really cool things! The show theme is sort of an “ask a maker” for questions callers might have, but there’s also talk about workshops, classes and meet-ups on welding, laser cutting, soldering, […]
The WORT Programming Committee has representatives on the air to discuss potential new programming changes at the radio station and to solicit and answer calls about them. The Programming Committee is made up of WORT news and music volunteers, plus news and music staff, plus one listener-sponsor. It’s role at the station is to monitor […]
The State & UW Workers Organizing Committee (SWOC)…Inspired by the Walmart workers group (OUR Walmart) and Fast Food workers demonstrations and strikes, SWOC is a group of state employees organizing for direct action to improve our pay and working conditions and get a voice on the job.
(Pledge Drive Night) — The premise of this week’s program is “The End Times”, faith based in nature. Discussing what is going around the world, i.e. sink holes, earthquakes, Illuminati, etc. and asking the listeners what their thoughts are on it. Topics may be, ” Do you believe we are in the endtimes?”, “Do you […]