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World
8:56 am
Fri December 6, 2013

Milwaukee Man Is Unlikely Reality Show Star - in China

UWM English Professor Liam Callanan was seen by hundreds of millions of fans of a Chinese game show over the summer as he helped find the top child English speaker in the country.
Credit courtesy Liam Callanan

Liam Callanan chats with Mitch Teich about his unique trip to China.

If UW-Milwaukee English professor Liam Callanan assigned a "What I Did on My Summer Vacation" essay, his students would be hard-pressed to top his own story.

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World
12:20 pm
Thu July 25, 2013

Syrian Refugees, Royal Baby Dominate Global Headlines

Protests continue against the Syrian president Bashar al-Assad.
Credit FreedomHouse, flickr.

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich talks with Lake Effect's foreign policy contributor Art Cyr.

Our round-up of world events includes a look at the continuing humanitarian crisis in Syria, the Chinese government's crackdown on activists, and the new royal baby.

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