The State Of UW-Milwaukee, Monarch Butterly Habitat In Wisconsin, Giving Tuesday

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The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is facing a $40 million budget deficit, and officials are having trouble finding where to cut costs. Our guest discusses the value of regional public universities, and the changes UWM could face in the near future. We also learn about new efforts to develop monarch butterfly habitat in Wisconsin. Then we talk to a guest from United Way of Dane County about Giving Tuesday.

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Rob Ferrett Producer
  • Veronica Rueckert Producer
  • Amanda Magnus Producer
  • David Haynes Guest
  • Jimmy Bramblett Guest
  • Krystal Webb Guest