Kathryn Buggs

Lake Effect Intern

Kathryn is a sophomore at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, studying economics and mathematics.

This is her second summer as an intern with WUWM’s Lake Effect program, and she hopes to continue working in public radio throughout college and beyond.

NASA/Carla Thomas

A Milwaukee astronomer is about to take the trip of a lifetime, traveling 45,000 feet into the sky aboard a NASA aircraft.

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As we mark National Lighthouse Day, we hear about the technology that saved lives and built empires.

North Point Lighthouse

The North Point Lighthouse in Milwaukee's Lake Park neighborhood is a treasure trove of maritime history set off the beaten path of Milwaukee tourist destinations.

Erin Toner

The Sikh community is gathering this weekend to honor the memory of loved ones who died one year ago. 

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Few topics seem to galvanize public debate quite as much as breastfeeding in public.