Monday on Lake Effect: Housing As Prescription, Nursing Shortage, Engineers Without Borders

A look at how housing can impact children’s health and some ways of solving this complex issue. Then, how two area colleges are aiming to alleviate the nursing shortage in Wisconsin. Plus, a local engineer talks about his trip to Guatemala in the wake of a volcanic eruption, where he worked to restore access to a small town.


  • Dr. Megan Sandel, professor of pediatrics and environmental health, Boston University
  • Kara Groom, chief nurse administrator and nursing department chair, Mount Mary University; Michele Nelson, associate dean of nursing, Waukesha County Technical College
  • Mike Paddock, volunteer, Engineers Without Borders
  • Angel Alvarez (feature)

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