This is WUWM http://wuwm.com en Happy Thanksgiving from WUWM! http://wuwm.com/post/happy-thanksgiving-wuwm <p>WUWM wishes all of our listeners a pie-tastic Thanksgiving this year.</p><p>We hope you have the opportunity to spend time with those who matter most.</p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 16:24:02 +0000 Cynthia Akey 18316 at http://wuwm.com Happy Thanksgiving from WUWM! WUWM 89.7 FM Participates in #Giving Tuesday on Dec. 3 http://wuwm.com/post/wuwm-897-fm-participates-giving-tuesday-dec-3 <p>You’ve heard of Black Friday and Cyber Monday... well, here’s a day to give back. This national initiative celebrates giving and encourages individuals to give better and give smarter during the holiday season. Support organizations that matter in your life. Give back to your community.</p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 19:33:49 +0000 Cynthia Akey 18291 at http://wuwm.com WUWM 89.7 FM Participates in #Giving Tuesday on Dec. 3 MPTV and WUWM 89.7 FM Tackle the Impact of High Incarceration Rates http://wuwm.com/post/mptv-and-wuwm-897-fm-tackle-impact-high-incarceration-rates <p><strong>Black Men in Prison: Why are so many Wisconsinites behind bars, and what are the costs?</strong></p><p>In the 2010 Census, Wisconsin had the highest percentage of incarcerated black men in the nation. One of every eight black men of working age is behind bars. In Milwaukee County, more than half of African American men in their thirties have served time in prison.</p><p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 19:51:57 +0000 Cynthia Akey 17367 at http://wuwm.com MPTV and WUWM 89.7 FM Tackle the Impact of High Incarceration Rates Order your NPR: Plugged In / WUWM T-Shirt http://wuwm.com/post/order-your-npr-plugged-wuwm-t-shirt <p><strong>Support your love of NPR and WUWM when you wear<br />the NPR: Plugged In T-Shirt!</strong></p><p>WUWM is offering this shirt for sale for <strong>ONE-WEEK ONLY: Mon. 10/28 to Mon. 11/4</strong>.<br />The NPR: Plugged In T-shirt also has the WUWM logo on the right sleeve.</p><p>Details: 100% combed ringspun cotton.<br /><span _mce_style="color: #d2232a;" style="color: #d2232a;">Available in men's and women's sizes&nbsp; (XS - XXL). </span>View sizing charts in slideshow above. FYI, shirts are a slimmer fit. If in doubt, order a size up.</p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 19:50:39 +0000 Cynthia Akey 16226 at http://wuwm.com Order your NPR: Plugged In / WUWM T-Shirt NPR T-Shirt Designed by WUWM Listener Jessica Roush http://wuwm.com/post/npr-t-shirt-designed-wuwm-listener-jessica-roush <p>Milwaukee artist Jessica Roush has been selected as the winner of the "My Sound World" T-shirt design challenge from NPR and Threadless. The winning design is available for purchase in the <a href="http://shop.npr.org/npr-plugged-in-t-shirt" target="_blank">NPR Shop</a> and at <a href="http://www.threadless.com/product/5381/NPR_Plugged_In/" target="_blank">Threadless.com</a>, with proceeds also benefiting WUWM.</p><p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 20:34:59 +0000 Shaun Miller 15609 at http://wuwm.com NPR T-Shirt Designed by WUWM Listener Jessica Roush WUWM and Market Enginuity Welcome Renee Gilbertson http://wuwm.com/post/wuwm-and-market-enginuity-welcome-renee-gilbertson <p>Market Enginuity is pleased to announce <a href="http://wuwm.com/people/renee-gilbertson" target="_blank">Renee Gilbertson</a> as a Corporate Sponsorship Sales Representative for WUWM 89.7 FM - Milwaukee Public Radio.</p><p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 17:55:32 +0000 Cynthia Akey 15608 at http://wuwm.com WUWM and Market Enginuity Welcome Renee Gilbertson Public Radio Shows Come to Milwaukee This Fall http://wuwm.com/post/public-radio-shows-come-milwaukee-fall <p>The Pabst and Riverside Theaters will host three public radio live events this fall.</p><p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 17:25:52 +0000 Shaun Miller 10328 at http://wuwm.com Public Radio Shows Come to Milwaukee This Fall WUWM and Market Enginuity Welcome Gina Dragutinovich http://wuwm.com/post/wuwm-and-market-enginuity-welcome-gina-dragutinovich <p>Market Enginuity is pleased to announce Gina Dragutinovich as the Director of Corporate Sponsorship Sales representing WUWM 89.7 FM - Milwaukee Public Radio.</p><p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 14:01:23 +0000 Shaun Miller 12435 at http://wuwm.com WUWM and Market Enginuity Welcome Gina Dragutinovich WUWM Celebrates 49th Anniversary with Reitman Broadcasts from 1960s http://wuwm.com/post/wuwm-celebrates-49th-anniversary-reitman-broadcasts-1960s <p><strong>WUWM&nbsp;turns 49 this month.</strong> To celebrate and reflect on its 49 years of service, tune in for a Milwaukee Public Radio time capsule.</p><p>On Monday, September 9 at 8 p.m., listen to an original episode of <a href="http://wuwm.com/people/bob-reitman" target="_blank">Bob </a><a href="http://wuwm.com/people/bob-reitman" target="_blank">Reitman</a>'s&nbsp; <a href="http://wuwm.com/programs/its-alright-ma-its-only-music" target="_blank"><em>It's Alright, Ma,&nbsp; It's Only Music&nbsp;</em></a> from June 30, 1968. <a href="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wuwm/files/201309/130909-ReitmanPlaylist.pdf" target="_blank">View the playlist.</a></p><p>Following that, hear a 30-minute airing of Reitman's 1967 poetry showcase program, <em>Sense Waves</em>.</p><p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 15:07:05 +0000 Shaun Miller 12463 at http://wuwm.com WUWM Celebrates 49th Anniversary with Reitman Broadcasts from 1960s Keep September Quiet. Support WUWM. http://wuwm.com/post/keep-september-quiet-support-wuwm <p>Make a sound investment this fall and support WUWM’s Quiet Drive.</p><p><strong>Did you know that a Sustaining Membership is the most efficient way to support WUWM 89.7 FM?</strong>&nbsp; We would like to invite YOU to join a special group of members who are helping sustain the quality, informative programs on Milwaukee Public Radio.</p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 22:12:16 +0000 Jason Mohr 11961 at http://wuwm.com Keep September Quiet. Support WUWM.