Tuesday, September 2

Claire Danes/Afghan Hands

Claire Danes and make-up artist Matin Maulawizada on helping Afghan widows gain independence and get livable wages to move forward with their lives. Author Andrew Kaufman on the impact of books behind bars for incarcerated youth. Plus, a panel of influencers talk about trending topics of the week.

Wednesday, September 3

Jewel

Jewel on her road to stardom and her family life. Cecile Richards on the legacy of her mother, Ann Richards, the former Governor of Texas. Food Network stars Ted Allen and Alex Guarnaschelli on working together on “America’s Best Cook.”

Thursday, September 4

Winning A Scholarship!

Katie’s Dream Award finalists are revealed. Scholarship America’s Dr. Fradkin on giving kids the education they deserve. Pencils of Promise Founder Adam Braun on building schools and increasing access to education for children in developing countries.

Friday, September 5 (does not air on WISC today)

Farewell To Katie

Showstopping surprises are in store as Katie takes a look back at the show’s most powerful moments, celebrity guests and musical acts.  Plus, laughs from behind-the-scenes!