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Monday, April 30, 2012
Monson High School students receive their diplomas in June, 2011 in Monson, Mass. (AP/Steven Senne)

How Do You Help A Struggling School? Get A Good Principal

How do you take a struggling school and make it successful? It’s a fundamental problem that has long challenged educators and policy makers.

Executive Salaries: How Much Is Too Much?

Liberty Mutual, based right here in Boston, ranks eighty-two in the list of Fortune 500 companies. Former CEO Ted Kelly made a $50 million salary.

Liberty Mutual sign. (Flickr/Christopher Schmidt)

Pop Artist Alex Katz Brings A Taste Of Summer To The MFA

We talk with pop artist Alex Katz and tour an exhibit of his work now up at the MFA.

Good Afternoon 1, 1975. (Courtesy Museum of Fine Arts)

The Sport Of Quidditch, Broomsticks And All

We hear from the Boston Cannons Champions Series Quidditch Tournament, which took place at Harvard University’s soccer field this weekend. The sport was inspired by the fictional game in the Harry Potter series.

A Boston University player defends against University of Minnesota. (Photo Courtesy of Emily Oliver)

Hosts Meghna Chakrabarti and Anthony Brooks introduce us to newsmakers, big thinkers and artists and bring us stories of relevance to Bostonians here and around the region. Live every weekday at 3.

WBUR's Sacha Pfeiffer is co-hosting Radio Boston while Meghna Chakrabarti is on maternity leave.

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