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Madison and the New Left in the Sixties

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Matt Levin, Author and High School Teacher, McFarland, discusses his book, “Cold War University.” Levin explores the relationship between higher education and the Cold War, focusing on how the University of Wisconsin-Madison became a hub of student political activism in the 1950s and 1960s.

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The Immigrant Experience: An Evening of Dreaming

Reyna Grande shares her experiences as a Mexican immigrant coming to the United States.

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The Immigrant Experience: An Evening of Dreaming

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Concert at Villa Louis

Christopher Taylor performs classical piano pieces and traditional American songs.

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Concert at Villa Louis

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Why the World Loves Soccer But Americans Hate It

Tobias Barske focuses on the attitude of Americans toward the sport of soccer.

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Why the World Loves Soccer But Americans Hate It

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Women Smugglers in Early America, 1701-1754

Eugene Tesdahl discusses the role Mohawk women played in early 18th century trade.

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Women Smugglers in Early America, 1701-1754

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2014 Wisconsin Academy Fellow: David Frank

2014 Wisconsin Academy Fellow David Frank talks about American Players Theater’s mission

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2014 Wisconsin Academy Fellow: David Frank

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2014 Wisconsin Academy Fellow: James P. Leary

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2014 Wisconsin Academy Fellow: James P. Leary

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2014 Wisconsin Academy Fellow: John J. Magnuson

2014 Wisconsin Academy Fellow John J. Magnuson talks about his career studying lakes.

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2014 Wisconsin Academy Fellow: John J. Magnuson

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2014 Wisconsin Academy Fellow: Kathy Kelsey Foley

2014 Wisconsin Academy Fellow Kathy Kelsey Foley talks about her passion for museums.

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2014 Wisconsin Academy Fellow: Kathy Kelsey Foley

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