Thursday on Lake Effect: Italy & the EU, Milwaukee French Immersion School, Claudia Johnson Band

May 30, 2018

Thursday on Lake Effect:

Our foreign policy contributor weighs in on the likelihood that Italy could leave the European Union. Later, the Milwaukee French Immersion School marks its 40th anniversary. Radio Chipstone tells the story of a library sciences student who decided to take a course in material culture. Plus, the challenges of getting an audience in Milwaukee for original songs.


  • Art Cyr, Lake Effect foreign policy contributor
  • Gina Bianchi, principal, Milwaukee French Immersion School; PJ Meese, 5th grader; Monique Meese, alum
  • Gianofer Field, material culture contributor; Ellen Faletti, student, UW-Madison
  • The Claudia Johnson Band