The Future Of The John Doe Investigation, Why Liberal Education Matters, Wisconsin Poet: Lorine Niedecker

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Some debate the worth of a liberal education. Veronica Rueckert and Rob Ferrett talk to the president of Wesleyan University, who argues that a liberal eduction still matters. Then they learn about the life of a Wisconsin poet and look at the possible future of the John Doe investigation.

Featured in this Show

  • John Doe Case Could Go To The U.S. Supreme Court

    Legal experts say the federal court decision halting the John Doe investigation could make its way to the U.S. Supreme Court. A political science and courts expert explains what the future of the John Doe investigation could be.

  • Why Liberal Education Still Matters

    The president of Wesleyan University makes the case that a liberal arts education is still relevant and essential in today’s economy.

  • Wisconsin Life: Lorine Niedecker

    May 12th would be Wisconsin poet Lorine Niedecker’s 111th birthday. A biographer gives an overview of the poet’s life and how Wisconsin influenced her work.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Amanda Magnus Producer
  • Chris Malina Producer
  • Jolly Emrey Guest
  • Michael S. Roth Guest
  • Margot Peters Guest