Student Debt In Wisconsin, This Week In Washington, Suicide Awareness Week

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September 5-11 is Suicide Prevention Awareness week in Wisconsin. Our guest tells us about suicide prevention efforts in our state. We get our weekly Capitol Hill update and learn about a new reporting series that is exploring Wisconsin’s student debt crisis, which is one of the worse in the nation.

Featured in this Show

  • A Deeper Look Into Wisconsin's Student Debt Crisis

    A new reporting series called “Degrees of Debt” is looking at the student debt crisis in Wisconsin, which is among the worst in the nation. We talk to our guests about college access, paying back loans, and young people in the job market.

  • This Week In Washington – September 7, 2016

    Paul Singer, Washington Correspondent for USA Today, joins Central Time for our weekly look at the most pressing issues in national politics.

  • Suicide Prevention Awareness Week In Wisconsin

    September 5-11 is suicide prevention awareness week in Wisconsin. We talk to a guest from Mental Health America of Wisconsin about suicide prevention infrastructure development and training in Wisconsin.

    If you’re experiencing suicidal thoughts, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Haleema Shah Producer
  • J. Carlisle Larsen Producer
  • Amanda Magnus Producer
  • Rory Linnane Guest
  • Jim Fitzhenry Guest
  • Paul Singer Guest
  • Shel Gross Guest