Hillary Frank appears in the following:
Thursday, February 17, 2011
After having her first child, a woman experiences heart failure and is told she has less than a 50 percent chance of surviving another pregnancy. Through a surrogate, she finally gets her "miracle" baby and is surprised to discover he's just a regular ...
Wednesday, February 02, 2011
A woman leaves her dream job to stay home with her baby, and then, out of boredom, starts sewing and unwittingly creates a new full-time job for herself.
Wednesday, January 19, 2011
A newborn turns blue, is rushed to the NICU, and his parents deal with going home while the baby remains in the hospital, hooked up to machines.
Wednesday, December 29, 2010
A music teacher tries to stop her newborn's crying with lullabies. Turns out it's the worst thing she can do.
Friday, October 17, 2008
Friday, October 19, 2007
Ken Laws was in his early 40s when he decided he wanted to study ballet. Laws taught college physics, and when he had to shift his center of gravity to perform a simple pose at the barre, he immediately connected the dots between physical principles and
Friday, September 14, 2007
Friday, April 27, 2007
Friday, November 03, 2006
As we approach the first Tuesday in November, we're awash in red, white and blue bumper stickers, buttons, and lawn signs. Graphic designer Michael Bierut explains why so many of these campaign signs look the same, no matter what side of the fence they're planted on. Produced ...
Saturday, March 05, 2005
We’ve all heard stories about sports and dance injuries that abruptly end careers, but musicians actually face as many physical risks as professional athletes. When trumpeter Matthew Steinfeld injured his mouth and couldn’t make his horn create a decent sound, he felt helpless. Hillary Frank has the story.
Saturday, September 25, 2004
As we approach the first Tuesday in November, you’re very likely to see more and more red, white and blue bumper stickers, buttons and lawn signs cropping up all over. Graphic designer Michael Bierut explains why so many of these campaign signs look the same, no matter what side ...
Saturday, August 14, 2004
Lois Lowry's novel The Giver is read avidly by children and adults alike. The story is about Jonas, a twelve-year-old boy, who lives in what seems to be a perfect community. But Jonas longs to be elsewhere. Hillary Frank speaks to Lois Lowry about The Giver.
Saturday, July 17, 2004
We’ve all heard stories about sports and dance injuries that abruptly end careers, but musicians actually face as much physical danger as professional athletes. When trumpeter Matthew Steinfeld lost his chops and couldn’t make his horn create a decent sound, he felt helpless. Hillary Frank has the story.
Saturday, June 14, 2003
The Kohler Factory in Sheboygan Wisconsin makes toilets and sinks, but the company has a surprising motto, that quotes the 19th century art critic John Ruskin: "Life without labor is guilt. Life without art is brutality." Kohler runs an artists-in-residency program, and Studio 360 sent Hillary Frank ...
Saturday, June 15, 2002
Giancarlo Roma is the young son of photographer Thomas Roma. In a new book, Giancarlo concocts the stories behind his dad’s pictures.
Saturday, June 08, 2002
Hillary Frank visits the studio of Chicago artist Nick Cave. To make his “Sound Suits” Cave covers every inch of himself with objects — twigs, bottle caps, bells, garbage bag ties — anything that generates noise when it moves.