Thursday on Lake Effect: 53206 Economic Desparities Report, Mount Mary 'Compass Year,' Pay The Devil

Apr 4, 2019

Thursday on Lake Effect:

We take a look at new data that quantifies the concentrated disadvantages of one Milwaukee neighborhood. Mount Mary University develops a program specifically to help students who haven’t chosen a major, and the Riverwest Band Pay the Devil brings us their version of bluegrass - a genre they affectionately call Punkgrass or Riotgrass.


  • Marc Levine, UW-Milwaukee professor emeritus of history, economic development and urban studies
  • Christine Pharr, Mount Mary University president
  • Ivan Eisenberg, Ivan Baker, Jackie Lalley, Matt Givens, & Jeremy Ault; Pay The Devil