51 episodes

There is so much you don’t know about the strangers around you in your day to day life. This podcast is a place where you can see the inside and interesting parts of the people around you. On the show, host, Ben Brown interviews and talks to guests from all races and genders as well as all walks of life with one thing in common, they are all Madisonians. Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts.

The Madisonian Podcast Benjamin Brownie Productions

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    • 4.9 • 25 Ratings

There is so much you don’t know about the strangers around you in your day to day life. This podcast is a place where you can see the inside and interesting parts of the people around you. On the show, host, Ben Brown interviews and talks to guests from all races and genders as well as all walks of life with one thing in common, they are all Madisonians. Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts.

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    50: Kaleem Caire, Creating a Charter School that Closes the Achievement Gap

    50: Kaleem Caire, Creating a Charter School that Closes the Achievement Gap

    Kaleem Caire is the founder and CEO of a public charter school and a private preschool called One City Schools. They are growing and expanding to a new 12 million dollar building, and hope to teach k-12 with 1000+ students by 2024. They have achieved so much in a short amount of time and Kaleem Caire is the driving force behind that change. He is a leader who never backs down despite being rejected and turned away. Listen to hear how a fight while in the Navy opened his eyes to leadership and sent him on his path. 

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    49: Jake Schlachter, Organizing and Advocating for Cooperatives and their Member Owners

    49: Jake Schlachter, Organizing and Advocating for Cooperatives and their Member Owners

    Jake Schlachter is an organizer, an agitator, and a advocate. He fights for fairness and the rights of member owners within cooperative organizations like credit unions. He roots out corruption, educates member owners on their rights and shortfalls of their rights, and assists in making the cooperative sector more fair for all. 

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    • 46 min
    48: Mayor Dave, Leading Madison for Eight Years

    48: Mayor Dave, Leading Madison for Eight Years

    Dave Cieslewicz was the mayor of our city for 8 years from 2003-2011. Listen to hear how he campaigned, won the race, and led Madison even through times of financial crisis. 

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    • 52 min
    47: Alex Koch, Bringing Infantry Experience to the Classroom

    47: Alex Koch, Bringing Infantry Experience to the Classroom

    Mr. Koch, my English teacher, has done so much in his life so far. From serving two tours as an infantryman in Iraq after 9/11 to becoming an English teacher, he has not missed out on his share of life's bumps and successes. Listen to hear how he has brought his experience serving overseas back to the classroom and how he dealt with the vulnerability of life and death situations. 



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    • 41 min
    46: An Hour of Neuroscience with Dr. Richard Davidson and Dr. Cortland Dahl

    46: An Hour of Neuroscience with Dr. Richard Davidson and Dr. Cortland Dahl

    Dr. Richard Davidson and Dr. Cortland Dahl are individually amazing people. They found meditation and have become obsessed with the practice, and more specifically, it's effects on the brain. Today, I interviewed Dr. Davidson and Dr. Cortland Dahl for an hour of information and stories. Listen to hear how Dr. Cortland Dahl spent 8 years in Tibetan refugee settlements and how Dr. Davidson has changed the world of neuroscience. 



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Ben, you elicited information from Pete Souza that others have not! I’ve watched the doc, have the books, and have watched every interview he’s done! Can you tell I’m a fan? Now I’m a fan of the Madisonian. Thank you!

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