WNMU Public TV 13, a public service of Northern Michigan University
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Watch on 13.1, Saturdays at 6:30 pm ET and Sundays at 2:30 pm ET
Media Meet is WNMU’s weekly public affairs program which delves into the issues that are important to the people of the Upper Great Lakes Region. During the half-hour program community leaders and special guests of local, regional, national, and international prominence, engage with moderator Bill Hart and media guests in intelligent discussion and candid debate regarding topics of local interest. With its unbiased, quality public affairs reporting, Media Meet has been a cornerstone of Public TV 13’s local production schedule for more than 20 years.

Media Meet is produced by host Bill Hart and producer/director Bob Thomson and airs on both Public TV 13 and Public Radio 90. Program topics are subject to change in order to cover timely news and events.

Broadcast Schedule:
Saturdays at 6:30 pm ET on Public TV 13, with an encore Sundays at 2:30 pm ET;
and Sundays at 7:30 am ET on Public Radio 90, repeating Mondays at 3:30 pm ET.

Watch full episodes of Media Meet with our Online Video Player and PBS Video Apps. Listen to Media Meet audio podcasts from Public Radio 90. [Programs area available online the week after they air.]

Recordings of recent Media Meet programs are available on DVD for $19.95, which includes shipping. Call 800-227-9668, or 227-1300 during regular business hours (8 am-5 pm ET weekdays) and order by phone with your credit card. Please let us know the program title or broadcast date of the program you want to purchase when you call. Or download and print our video order form to order by mail.

Upcoming Media Meet Topics:

Advance Care Planning
A new state-funded program helps individuals decide in advance on the care they will receive if unable to speak for themselves. We take a look at the personal, economic, medical and legal dimensions of Advance Care Planning with guests: Upper Peninsula Health Plan Advance Care Planning Program Manager, Kate LaBeau; Family Medicine Physician and Advisor, Jim Heron of Marquette; and Elder Law Attorney Paul Sturgul of Hurley, Wisconsin.
Saturday, June 30 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, July 1 at 2:30 pm ET

College to Work
A discussion of hiring trends and job issues for college graduates with Michigan State University Collegiate Employment Research Institute Director Philip Gardener, who is also an expert on Millennials in the workplace. (Repeat from March)
Saturday, July 7 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, July 8 at 2:30 pm ET

Ghost Town Revival
How does one make a cultural resource out of a ghost town? We'll put that question to members of the Keweenaw Historical Society, which has been restoring period homes in the town of Central, a former Copper Country mining community.
Saturday, July 14 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, July 15 at 2:30 pm ET

Diabetes Update
Upper Peninsula residents with Diabetes make up about 9% of the population, but numbers appear to have increased statewide, putting more people at risk for related conditions, ranging from heart disease to blindness. Prevention and self-management remain key weapons against the disease. We'll look at the latest information and strategies.
Saturday, July 21 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, July 22 at 2:30 pm ET

Advance Care Planning
A new state-funded program helps individuals decide in advance on the care they will receive if unable to speak for themselves. We take a look at the personal, economic, medical and legal dimensions of Advance Care Planning with guests: Upper Peninsula Health Plan Advance Care Planning Program Manager, Kate LaBeau; Family Medicine Physician and Advisor, Jim Heron of Marquette; and Elder Law Attorney Paul Sturgul of Hurley, Wisconsin.
Saturday, July 28 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, July 29 at 2:30 pm ET

Program topics are subject to change in order to cover timely news and events.