WISU: Archive


Dr. Donna Beegle, author of See Poverty, Be the Difference spoke with Dr. Phil Glende, explaining her own impoverished background, born to a family of cotton pickers. Beegle has worked in 49 states to study how poverty changes across the country. She spoke about what she has learned, how distanced social classes are in America, and what our government can do to make a change.

Donna Beegle: originally aired April 22, 2015

Vigo County health administrator Joni Wise spoke with Dr. Phil Glende about raising awareness toward communicable diseases such as HIV and Hepatitis C, and what measures are being taken to lower the transmission rate.

Joni Wise: June 17, 2015

Matt Huckleby, district director for Congressman Larry Buschon, spoke with Greg Goode about his various political duties and history.

Matt Huckleby: June 17, 2015

Shelley Klingerman spoke with Teresa Exline about downtown Terre Haute and the dynamics of a changing market. She explained why it is important to shop at local businesses and invest in one's community. Klingerman also discussed how Terre Haute small businesses came together and created the Small Business Association which eventually became known as Downtown Terre Haute Inc.

Shelley Klingerman originally aired: June 17, 2015