Web Chat TODAY 3 pm ET/2 pm CT on Changing Expectations

You’ve been reading our stories of Changing Expectations. Now, join us Monday for a live chat, and come armed with your questions about planning for the future. 

Our guest will be Mickey Meece, a veteran editor and writer for The New York Times, who blogs on consumer issues at Forbes.com. Meece, who also teaches college journalists, will take your questions.

We’ll also talk with some people who’ve been featured in our stories, and members of the Changing Gears team will join us.

So, are you thinking about how to pay for college? The kind of job you’d like to get? Are you dealing with mortgage issues, or rethinking your retirement? Stop by at 3 pm ET/2 pm CT. Meg Cramer, our Public Insight Analyst, will be hosting the chat.

Join Us TODAY 3 PM ET/2 PM CT For “Hidden Assets,” A Call-In Show And Live Chat On Immigration

Throughout the past two years, Changing Gears has looked at the role that newcomers play in the Midwest. This afternoon, we’ll be talking about them — and talking with you. 

Join us at 3 pm ET/2 pm CT for “Hidden Assets,” a call-in show airing on WBEZ Chicago, Michigan Radio and ideastream Cleveland. We’ll also be holding a live chat here at ChangingGears.info.

WBEZ’s Steve Edwards will host with a variety of scheduled guests, including Michigan’s governor, Rick Snyder, and Changing Gears reporter Niala Boodhoo. The Changing Gears team will chat with you here during the show.

Changing Gears Presents: Reinventing Our Cities

Changing Gears will present its first one-hour documentary, Reinventing Our Cities, next Thursday, Dec. 16. The special will run at 2 PM Eastern, 1 PM Central on our partner stations — WBEZ Chicago, Michigan Radio and ideastream in Cleveland.

We’ll spend the hour visiting cities across the region, talking to experts, and talking to you.

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