Julie Siple

Julie Siple is the producer for MPR News with Tom Weber.

Stories by Julie Siple

Wilder Foundation revives Chautauqua to educate about homelessness

<p>The St. Paul-based Wilder Foundation will try something new &#8211;and very old&#8211; Wednesday night. In order to increase understanding of homelessness, the nonprofit organization known for its human services research will hold a Chautauqua-style event. &#8220;Chautauqua is actually kind of a throwback to when we didn&#8217;t have all the different tools we have today,&#8221; said <a class="more-link" href="http://blogs.mprnews.org/cities/2013/10/wilder-uses-an-old-style-entertainment-to-demystify-homelessness/"><span>Read more</span> &rarr;</a></p>