Goodbye and Good Luck, Max Garland

The University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire bids a bittersweet farewell to Professor Max Garland after twenty-five years of dedicated, inspirational teaching. Max was kind enough to grant me an interview with him to speak openly and warmly about his time here and the times to come after. To ask any man to sum up…

From the Gala to the Commodore

On a dapper summer night, take a walk through the door into the basement; jazz plays while flapper girls dance on a stage. It’s prohibition and the police commissioner has a gin in hand with a couple gals in short skirts and feather boas. You see Fitzgerald holding a drink enjoying the show. Everyone is lively…