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Wednesday on Lake Effect: Westlawn Redevelopment, 'Tips from the Top', Comedian Jen Kirkman

Wednesday on Lake Effect:

Today on the show, we get an update about the ongoing redevelopment of Milwaukee’s Westlawn public housing community. We bring you some tips on doing your best on the SATs, and hear a call to arms for people to deal with this maniacal foe. Comedian Jen Kirkman explains how she tries to harness performance anxiety to her advantage. And one essayist remembers a somber time in Milwaukee's season of fun.


  • Andrea Waxman, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service
  • Great Lakes Today, series
  • Kreigh Knerr, author, Tips from the Top: A Tutor to the 1% Reveals His Tricks
  • Jen Kirkman, comedian
  • Lauren Fox, essayist