Meeker and O'Connor on "Conversations from St. Norbert College" television show

Beginning Friday, November 5

From St. Norbert College, October 28, 2010
by Stephen Schumacher, stephen.schumacher@snc.edu, (920) 403-3089

Dr. Margaret Jones Meeker, pediatrician, author and speaker, and Bridget Krage O'Connor, Chairperson of the Green Bay Women's Fund and vice president of enrollment management and communications at St. Norbert College, will be the guests on the November "Conversations from St. Norbert College" television show with its host, Kevin Quinn. Quinn will discuss pediatric health issues and child-parent relationships with Meeker and the Women's Fund of the Greater Green Bay area with O'Connor.

Meeker is a pediatrician, who has practiced pediatric and adolescent medicine for 25 years. She is the author of five books including the best-selling Strong Fathers/Strong Daughters: Ten Secrets Every Father Should Know, Boys Should Be Boys and Your Kids At Risk. Her most recent book, The 10 Habits of Happy Mothers: Reclaiming Our Passion, Purpose and Sanity will be released in the spring of 2011.

Dr. Meeker is a popular speaker on pediatric health issues and child-parent relationships. She is an assistant clinical professor at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and currently teaches medical students and physicians in residency training. She lives in Traverse City, Michigan.

Bridget Krage O'Connor is the Vice President for Enrollment Management and Communications at St. Norbert College overseeing the areas of Admission, Financial Aid, Student Success, and Marketing Communications. O'Connor leads the Division of Enrollment Management and Communications, serves on the President's Cabinet, and chairs the institution's Marketing Steering Group and its Enrollment Management Committee.

O'Connor is a regular speaker at conferences and events associated with building the awareness and reputations of institutions and organizations. Recently, O'Connor led the board of directors for the Women's Fund of Greater Green Bay and the board of directors for Scholarships, Inc. through brand-building and strategic planning sessions. In addition, she presented on personal and organizational vision setting at Management Women and the St. Norbert College Women's Enrichment Series. O'Connor is a member of the executive committee of the board for the Women's Fund of Greater Green Bay. She also serves as its marketing committee chair.

"Conversations from St. Norbert College" will broadcast every Friday in November, beginning Nov. 5 at 6:30 p.m. New shows appear the first Friday of each month. The series airs on TWCT Time Warner Cable Television Channel 4 in Green Bay, Howard/Suamico, and Seymour; Channel 4 in the Fox Cities, Channel 2 in Neenah/Menasha, and on NET cable Channel 46 in Pulaski.

The show also airs on St. Norbert College Channel 5 in De Pere, Ashwaubenon and Bellevue Sundays at 10 a.m., Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. and Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.

The show can also be seen on Wisconsin on Demand (WIoD), Time Warner Cable's local video on demand channel 411. It is all local, all the time and available free to Time Warner Cable's digital customers in 70 communities in northeast Wisconsin. "Conversations from St. Norbert College" is also airing in Milwaukee, Marshfield, Wisconsin Rapids and Upper Michigan.

For more information or to watch it online, visit the website, http://www.snc.edu/communications/conversations.