Speaker Date Topic
The Road Home Dane County Jan 18, 2019
Peggy Halloran
Peggy Halloran

The Road Home Dane County helps families experiencing homelessness find stable housing because they beliueve every child deserves a home.  Peggy Halloran ( a Rotarian at Madison South)  serves as Development Director and oversees fundraising, event sponsorships, grants and appeals.  

Stories of Cancer Research and Patients Jan 25, 2019 12:12 PM
Susan Lampert Smith
Susan Lampert Smith

Susan Lampert Smith will share an update on cancer research, success stories and interesting comments from cancer patients.  As Media Relations Manager at UW Carbone Cancer Center she has great insights to share with us.

Extreme Rain Events . . . Not so Extreme Anymore? Feb 01, 2019
Jim Bachhuber
Jim Bachhuber
Jim Bachhuber is a stormwater practice leader at Brown and Caldwell and is a nationally respected hydrologist with extensive experience in urban stormwater management.   Mr. Bachhuber has also worked at the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) for 13 years, where he conducted rural and urban nonpoint source pollution monitoring. As a consulting engineer, he manages water resource projects dealing with urban stormwater runoff and water quality impacts.  He is also an occasional instructor at the UW-Madison Department of Engineering Professional Development.
 
Bringing Their Stones Home Feb 08, 2019 12:12 PM
Jesse Charles
Jesse Charles

Jesse Charles is the President of Verona Historical Society.  He will provide us with stories of Dane County's "poor houses", sylums and associated grave yard in Verona.  Learn of the plan to recover misplaced headstones to the Dane County Hospital and Home cemetary site.

Limping Through Life Feb 15, 2019 12:12 PM
Randy Sproule
Randy Sproule

View Jerry App's video describing his life with polio and then hear an update from the District 6250 Polio Chair Randy Sproule.  Randy is a Rotarian in the Madison South Club.  He is a lawyer and works as an administrator with the Wisconsin Supreme Court.   We're so close to ending polio and look forward to hear the progress being made through the efforts of Rotary International and you!

Dream Vacations! Feb 22, 2019
Terry Lickel

Learn about exotic cruises. vacations and all-inclusive get-aways or exploration adventures around the world.  Terry Lickel from Middleton Travel  will  share Dream Vacations she has experienced in her years of travel.  

Terry has been in the travel industry for over 15 years, having started her career at Apple Vacations in Chicago. She has taken over 15 cruises, visited Disney World several times, is an expert in anything Las Vegas, and has traveled extensively throughout Mexico and the Caribbean. Her favorite place in the Caribbean is St. Martin, where she likes to visit the spot made famous by Jimmy Buffett's song "Cheeseburger in Paradise" When you want to book your travel to the crystal blue waters of the Caribbean, let Terry help you find YOUR Cheeseburger in Paradise.Terry has been in the travel industry for over 15 years, having started her career at Apple Vacations in Chicago. She has taken over 15 cruises, visited Disney World several times, is an expert in anything Las Vegas, and has traveled extensively throughout Mexico and the Caribbean. Her favorite place in the Caribbean is St. Martin, where she likes to visit the spot made famous by Jimmy Buffett's song "Cheeseburger in Paradise".Terry has been in the travel industry for over 15 years, having started her career at Apple Vacations in Chicago. She has taken over 15 cruises, visited Disney World several times, is an expert in anything Las Vegas, and has traveled extensively throughout Mexico and the Caribbean. 

Ice Age Trail Mar 01, 2019
Tom Gross and Lou Ann Novak
Tom Gross and Lou Ann Novak

More than 12,000 years ago, an immense flow of glacial ice sculpted a landscape of remarkable beauty across Wisconsin. As the glacier retreated, it left behind a variety of unique landscape features. These glacial remnants are now considered among the world’s finest examples of how continental glaciation sculpts our planet.

The Ice Age National Scenic Trail is a thousand-mile footpath that highlights these landscape features as it travels through some of the state’s most beautiful natural areas. The Trail is entirely within Wisconsin and is one of only eleven National Scenic Trails.More than 12,000 years ago, an immense flow of glacial ice sculpted a landscape of remarkable beauty across Wisconsin. As the glacier retreated, it left behind a variety of unique landscape features. These glacial remnants are now considered among the world’s finest examples of how continental glaciation sculpts our planet.

 

Battling TB in Tibet Mar 08, 2019
Dr Zorba Pastor
Dr Zorba Pastor

Robert Zorba Paster is a physician and radio show host. Paster was born and raised in Chicago. He hosts a weekly radio call-in show on personal health issues called Zorba Paster on Your Health.

What's New with Helping Veterans Mar 15, 2019
Larry Graves
Larry Graves

Larry is an Education Consultant with the Wisconsin Department of Veteran Affairs.  He works with Veterans in Wisconsin to help them understand and utilize their benefits.

Madison College's New South Campus Apr 05, 2019
Bryan Woodhouse
Bryan Woodhouse

Hear up to the date information on the new South Campus for Madison College

from Bryan Woodhouse, Associate Vice President.

Club Assembly Apr 26, 2019
Matt Loch, Club President