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Cutting of public media funds not a new concept

Cutting of public media funds not a new concept

by Keith Schubert, Times Editor-in-Chief
April 21, 2017
Filed under Perspectives

The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) has played an integral role an the way Americans consume media.  In Milwaukee, Channels 10/36, whose headquarters are in the C Building at the MATC downtown Milwaukee campus, have been serving viewers in southeastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois for more 60 years. The ...

Cutting of public media funds not a new concept

Cutting of public media funds not a new concept

by Keith Schubert, Times Editor-in-Chief
April 18, 2017
Filed under Perspectives

The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) has played an integral role an the way Americans consume media.  In Milwaukee, Channels 10/36, whose headquarters are in the C Building at the MATC downtown Milwaukee campus, have been serving viewers in southeastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois for more 60 years. The ...

November 2, 2016
Filed under Perspectives

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“What information or advice would you give to a new student attending MATC?”

“What information or advice would you give to a new student attending MATC?”

by Patrick Johnson, Times Photo Editor
September 21, 2016
Filed under Perspectives

As a student, this is the time of year that we all are anticipating, the start of a new school year. There are so many things that we worry about. Who is going to be my instructor? Do I really need all these books? Do I have enough money to get school supplies? Just thinking about this causes some anxiety....

Did what happened in Orlando bridge the gap for the LGBT community?

Did what happened in Orlando bridge the gap for the LGBT community?

by Leo Strong, Times Contributor
July 8, 2016
Filed under Perspectives

Since the Opinion topic for this issue is “Did what happened in Orlando bridge the gap for the LGBT community?” we asked that same question to six random students. This terrible tragedy that happened in an Orlando, Fla., nightclub marks the worst mass shooting in American history, which left 49 ...

What are your plans after MATC?

by Leo Strong, Times Photo Editor
May 11, 2016
Filed under Perspectives

Since the Opinion for this issue is “What are your plans for the future?” it would only be fitting for the question for Perspectives this issue to be “What are your plans after MATC?” Most would say to go to a four-year college, or take a nice long vacation break, or get a position in their ...

Something to spring-forward to…

Something to spring-forward to…

by Ashley Franklin and Pame Vang
April 29, 2016
Filed under Perspectives

After a drawn-out fall term is finally complete, the spring semester lends us a taste of something new, and a hopeful light at the end of a long winter tunnel. It’s safe to say that the rise in temperature is most welcome, as we indulge in the fresh air of warmer months to stretch out and shake of...

How would you feel about losing your freedom of speech?

How would you feel about losing your freedom of speech?

by Teresa Rae Butler and Leo Strong
March 22, 2016
Filed under Perspectives

Freedom of speech is one of the main attributes to being an American; however, if Donald J. Trump were elected into office, some people think he would like to alter the privilege. He has nationally said so according to sources such as “PBS NewsHour,” proposing to do so if he wins, to sue the m...

Do you think the county should pay to replace the Domes and why?

Do you think the county should pay to replace the Domes and why?

by Kirsten Schmitt and Leo Strong
March 4, 2016
Filed under Perspectives

Mitchell Park Conservatory, the Domes, Milwaukee’s living landmark is closed until further notice after a chunk of concrete fell in the Arid (desert) Dome. According to the Milwaukee County website, before the Domes there was the Mitchell Park Conservatory, which was built in 1898. It housed flowe...

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