This week the University of Wisconsin’s Office of Multicultural Arts Initiative is hosting the Line Breaks Festival, featuring Solo & Ensemble Works, Dance, Music, and Film by First Wave Student Artists. Sub host Anjali Misra hosts First Wave Scholars Garrett Pauli and Tiffany Ike participating this week. Garrett Pauli’s film, MasKuline, kicks off the festival […]
WORT will be out and about in the community this week. Stop by and say hello! Have a friend who has always wanted to check out WORT? Know a college student in search of an internship? Send them our way. We’ve got a triple-header of community events this Wednesday, January 25th. Catch us at the Wisconsin […]
Madison, mid-July 1968. The UW Regents, now dominated by appointees of Republican Gov. Warren Knowles. strike back at students. And new radical Ald. Paul Soglin makes his presence felt.
(WORT) — This week we cover Verona closing the Epic TIF, deer ticks showing up in Dane County, another UW campus voting no confidence in university leadership and Mike McCabe provides a commentary on trickle-down economics.
How will the recent tenure changes at UW affect the university? How will this change the quality of higher education? Today Carousel Bayrd talks with UW professors David J. Vanness and Donald Moynihan to discuss the budget cuts impacting the university. Slate recently called the budget cuts a “worst case scenario come to life.” Moynihan and […]
Sub host Mike Wagner talks with Katy Culver, Associate Director of the Center for Journalism Ethics to discuss the latest events at the University of Missouri, Paris, etc. From a journalism standpoint – what standards should come into play when dealing with traumatic and graphic situations? How good of a job are the media doing […]