Nathan Royster

Lake Effect Intern

Son, Brother, Intern. Nathan is a graduate of UW-Milwaukee with a degree in English-Creative Writing.

He enjoys reading on the couch.


2:41 pm
Tue September 10, 2013

Amid Sagging Enrollment, High Schools Turn to Self-Promotion

How are schools marketing themselves to prospective students?
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Lake Effect's Dan Harmon speaks to Larry Sussman about schools' ad campaigns.

What's driving the heated competition for new high school students in Milwaukee?

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Arts & Culture
1:48 pm
Tue September 3, 2013

Four Fall Arts Events Not to Miss

Fall events at the art museum and beyond
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Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews Milwaukee Magazine's Tim McCormick about the fall arts scene.

Summer may be over, but there's plenty to do in the arts world this fall.

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Politics & Government
1:18 pm
Tue September 3, 2013

Highway 41 Could Become Interstate By 2014

The starting point of U.S. Highway 41 is located on Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.
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Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews the Wisconsin DOT's Tammy Rabe.

Part of next year's road construction could be plans to convert U.S. Highway 41 into an interstate.

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Arts & Culture
12:26 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

Jazz-Infused Hip-Hop Gets 'Klassik' Treatment

Klassik released his first album, “In the Making," last year, and has just completed a tour of performances.
Credit tbz.foto, Tino Pinkston, and Xavier Ruffin

Lake Effect's Nathan Royster interviews Milwaukee hip-hop artist Klassik.

Milwaukee is not the center of the hip-hop universe, but one local artist is setting out to make a name for himself – and his jazz-steeped hip-hop music – here.

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Economy & Business
12:03 pm
Wed August 28, 2013

Optimism, Harleys Rumble into Milwaukee

Harley celebrates their 110th anniversary this week in Milwaukee
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Lake Effect's Mitch Teich Talks with John Schaller

The rumble of motorcycle engines is already echoing through downtown Milwaukee, ahead of this week's festivities celebrating Harley-Davidson.

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