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Veterans in an acting class
Video | November 10, 2016
A Shakespeare therapy program at Zablocki VA hospital in Milwaukee that helps treat veterans suffering from PTSD.
Wisconsin Life #408: “Creative Origins”
Video | November 9, 2016
Meet the UW-Barron Rube Goldberg team, a muskie fisherman, a body artist from Madison, and a Shakespeare therapy program for veterans.
Audio | November 9, 2016
Raised beadwork was once widely practiced by the Iroquois but the art form had declined precipitously in the mid-20th century. But since the 1990s, native artists have made a major effort to keep the tradition alive. I went to meet two Oneida artists, Rebecca Webster, and her teacher, Loretta Webster, at an exhibit of their work in Madison.
Audio | November 4, 2016
Imagine your spouse doesn’t know you anymore. All the moments you shared, gone. Leota Ester tells us about the community that provided the support and stability that both she and her husband needed.
Philippe Coquard
Video | November 3, 2016
Philippe Coquard arrived in Wisconsin in 1984 as a French exchange student with 500 years of family tradition riding on his shoulders.  Thirty years later he has parlayed that experience into a career at Wollersheim Winery where he has made a life for himself and his family at one of the most successful Midwest wineries.
Tombeaux
Video | November 3, 2016
The historic St. Croix River forms much of the border between Wisconsin and Minnesota.  Before European exploration, it was an important resource for American Indians.  Eventually, lumbermen came and took away the giant pines. Today, you can travel virtually through each of those eras via "Tombeaux" a videogame based on the river's history.
Black Cat Alley
Video | November 3, 2016
Milwaukee is often referred to as America’s most segregated city. Artist Tia Richardson hopes to combat those negative stereotypes by painting her city in a positive light.
Wisconsin Life #407: “Past and Present”
Video | November 2, 2016
Meet a Milwaukee street artist, the Wollersheim wine maker, a loving grandpa from Rosendale, and a UW-Stout professor who designed his own video game.
Audio | November 2, 2016
The Brewers may have had a losing record this year, but it wasn’t always this way. Historian John Gurda recalls his lifelong love of baseball and the 1957 that defined a baseball loving childhood.
Guitars for Vets
Video | October 27, 2016
When it comes to helping veterans recover from post-traumatic stress disorder something struck a chord with guitar teacher Patrick Nettesheim and Vietnam Veteran Dan Van Buskirk. They founded Guitars for Vets based on the notion that music, comradery and teamwork can help veterans find some joy in their journey towards recovery.

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