Sportswriter and author Cliff Christl guest on "Conversations from St. Norbert College" television show

Beginning Friday, February 4

From St. Norbert College, January 13, 2011
by Mike Counter, mike.counter@snc.edu, (920) 403-3089

Cliff Christl, longtime sportswriter and author, will be the guest on the February "Conversations from St. Norbert College" television show hosted by Kevin Quinn. They will discuss is Christl's new book: A Championship Team: The Packers and St. Norbert College in the Lombardi Years. They will also discuss Christl's career.

Christl has spent 36 years as a sportswriter at four different Wisconsin newspapers writing about the Green Bay Packers. A native of Green Bay, he grew up following the Lombardi Packers and started covering the team on a regular basis in 1974. Christl has served on the Pro Football Hall of Fame selection committee since 2001 and the Packer Hall of Fame selection committee since 2007. In addition he has written two other books about the Packers: "Mudbaths & Bloodbaths: The Inside Story of the Bears-Packers Rivalry" and "The Twenty-Five Greatest Moments in Lambeau Field History."

"Conversations from St. Norbert College" will broadcast every Friday in February, beginning Feb. 4 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.