02 / 27 / 13
Jan Lewis Jewelry Designer and Shantell - Wise Woman of the Week: Jan Ramsey


For this week’s segment, Shantell spoke with internationally-known jewelry maker Jan Lewis. lewis shares the story of how her bangles ended up in the gift bags of this year’s Oscar nominees, how she met and fell in love with famed jazz/radio legend Ramsey Lewis and offers advice for aspiring jewelry makers and dreamers.

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02 / 27 / 13

Overdrive (Weekdays 4-6 PM): Overdrive Weekdays 4-6PM Central Time: Feminist Wednesday f


Fat Letters: Childhood obesity is a hot topic and one elementary school in Massachusetts is becoming proactive in stopping it. How? By sending letters to the parents of children deemed obese by the school. We discuss.

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