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Wednesday on Lake Effect: Historical Parallels of Afghan Refugee Crisis, Retired DNR Secretary, How Did You Do That?

Today on Lake Effect, we’ll examine the parallels between the Southeast Asian resettlement program after the Vietnam War and the current refugee crisis in Afghanistan. Then, the former secretary of the DNR reflects on his career after his recent retirement from the Wisconsin Wildlife Federation. Plus, we’ll have the latest installment of our series on entrepreneurship, How Did You Do That?.


  • Chia Vang, professor of history at UW-Milwaukee; Mike Hoa Nguyen, assistant professor at the University of Denver & board member for the Southeast Asia Resource Action Center
  • George Meyer, former executive director for the Wisconsin Wildlife Federation
  • How Did you Do that?