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Thursday on Lake Effect: Force for Positive Change, Paradise Park, Guide to Drinking in Milwaukee

Thursday on Lake Effect

The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation and Marquette University team up to focus on social innovation in the state. Later, why some are closely watching the future of a hiking trail through a Milwaukee County park. A performance from Milwaukee singer-songwriter Micah Olsan and then, Milwaukee Magazine’s Ann Christenson brings us a guide to the best cocktails in the city.


  • Laura Heisler, director of programming, Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation; Kelsey Otero, associate director of social innovation, Marquette University
  • Susan Bence, WUWM Environmental Reporter
  • Micah Olsan, singer-songwriter
  • Ann Christenson, senior editor and dining critic, Milwaukee Magazine