Specials

National Programs carried by WRST:

Big Picture Science is a weekly science magazine from the SETI Institute. Madison native and former Wisconsin Public Radio producer Molly Bentley is co-host and executive producer of the show, which covers a wide range of scientific topics. Once a month, the program presents "Skeptic Check," where the hosts and guests debunk the claims of pseudoscience. (radio.seti.org)

eTown is a weekly program of music and conversation produced in Boulder, Colorado. It's recorded in front of a live audience and features performances from many of today's top musical artists as well as conversations and information about the world around us. eTown's goal is to build community through music. The show airs Sundays at 9:00pm. (etown.org)

Feature Story News is WRST's source for world and national news during its local programming. For more than 20 years, FSN has provides quality news programs to radio and TV stations around the world. Their five minute newscast of world and national news is a regular feature on weekday afternoons and evenings over WRST. (featurestorynews.com)

Filmspotting is a weekly program of movie reviews, 'Top 5' lists and retrospectives along with filmmaker and actor interviews. The program is hosted by Chicago-based film critics Adam Kempenaar and Josh Larsen. It's produced by Chicago Public Media and made available through WRST's membership in the Public Radio Exchange. It airs Tuesdays at 5:00pm. (etown.org)

The Mimi Geerges Show is a one hour interview program. Geerges is a former public radio talk show producer and her program features the country's leading experts, authors, scientists and entertainers. It presents a diversity of views on a wide array of topics. In addition to stations like WRST carrying the program, it is also available on Sirius XM Satellite Radio. It airs Thursdays at 5:00pm. (mgshow.org)

Student-produced programs:

La Mezcla (The Mix), is a weekly student-produced program done entirely in Spanish. The show includes a national newscast and news features from Radio Bilingue (radiobilingue.org) in California, Wisconsin news headlines delivered in Spanish by the student hosts and other informational segments. It airs Mondays at 5:00pm.

Week In Review is a student-produced newsmagazine. The program features student-produced radio news stories along with news features from producers around the country and the world. The show also includes a world/national newscast from Feature Story News in Washington, DC and student-produced newscasts of Wisconsin news.