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Patty Loew

Patty Loew, associate professor of life sciences communication, is pictured in her office in Hiram Smith Hall at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on April 29, 2010. ©UW-Madison University Communications 608/262-0067 Photo by: Jeff Miller Date:  04/10    File#:  NIKON D3 digital frame 1981Patty Loew is a veteran broadcast journalist, well known for co-hosting “In Wisconsin,” a weekly news and public affairs program that aired statewide on Wisconsin Public Television, from 2001 until 2011. An enrolled member of the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Ojibwe, Loew has authored numerous scholarly and general interest articles and books on Native American topics and produced several award-winning documentaries, including No Word for Goodbye, Throwaway Future and The Way of the Warrior, which have appeared on commercial and public television stations throughout the country.

Loew recently traveled to Mozambique to train community-based journalists in a number of rural villages. Read about her experience here.