Morning Links for September 28, 2015

Photos of last night’s super blood moon, news from NASA, this weekend’s political news, the new Sojourner Family Peace Center and a new research center at UWM.

Good morning, and welcome to the week.

  • Did you miss last night’s super-rare super blood moon? The Internet has photos, and NASA held a photo contest.
  • This week on UpFront with Mike Gousha, former Gov. Tommy Thompson shared his thoughts on Gov. Walker’s political future. Also on the show: Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald and Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele. WisPolitics has the recap.
  • The JS takes a closer look at the new Sojourner Family Peace Center, which will be the largest family justice center in the country.
  • And in more local structural news, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee will official open the brand new, $80 million Kenwood Interdisciplinary Research Complex on the East Side this Friday.




Dan Shafer was the digital editor at Milwaukee Magazine. Dan joined the magazine as assistant editor in 2014 and wrote the November 2014 cover story, "Downtown Horizons." He's worked as a reporter at BizTimes Milwaukee and an editor at ThirdCoast Digest. Contact him at He's on Twitter @danshaferMKE.