MSU Head Debate Coach Will Repko is on to talk about the 54B District Judge Debate. Impact’s Abbie Newton reports on ASMSU’s hosted debate between Mark Meadows and Andrea Lark regarding the race for 54B District Judge. Impact Reporter Thea Card discusses the change in Michigan’s liquor license processing. Paul Starr, founder of imabeerhound.com, talks about Michigan brewing. Lauren Godlesky, Impact Reporter, discusses MSU’s off-campus leasing season. Christine Greenhow, Assistant Professor in MSU’s College of Education, talks about Twitteracy: Tweeting As A New Literacy Practice. Impact’s Anjana Schroeder reports on international students and finding authentic food. Michigan Storytelling segment featuring Angelina Mosher.
MSU Lecturer in Law Phil Pucillo discusses the history of affirmative action in the courts. MSU Professor Roger Baldwin discuss the disappearance of liberal arts schools. Impact’s Lindsay Benson reports on the Izzone Campout and Midnight Madness. Impact Reporter Abbie Newton talks about MSU Homecoming. Impact’s Lauren Godlesky reports on medical marijuana. Artist Ben Arthur comes in to talk about his latest CD and book “If You Look For My Heart.” Exposure welcomes The Bard Owls into the studio.
Michigan State University President Lou Anna Simon and Spartans Athletic Director Mark Hollis talk with their counterparts from Ann Arbor: U of M President Mary Sue Coleman and Wolverines Athletic Director David Brandon. And Admiral Dennis McGinn tells Kirk Heinze about the American Council on Renewable Energy
Kyle Melinn, Editor of the MIRS Newsletter, calls in to talk Lansing politics and the presidential debate. Politics legend Gil Wanger is on to discuss the way Lansing politics used to be run. John Lindenmayer, Advocacy and Policy Director for the League of Michigan Bicyclists, joins us to discuss the new bike lane on Saginaw St. Robin Reynolds and Rock Murdock, Executive Directors at the Michigan Association of Health Plans talk about the millage increase needed to support the Ingham Health Plan.
Russ White talks with Michigan State University President Lou Anna Simon and Spartans Athletic Director Mark Hollis about MSU’s new partnership with the Master Card Foundation and about Mark and Nancy Hollis’ gift to MSU. And Simon and Hollis tell White about their increased roles at the NCAA working on issues related to intercollegiate athletics. Then White talks with retiring Detroit Free Press associate editor Ron Dzwonkowski.
MSU’s Head Debate Coach Will Repko joins us to discuss tomorrow’s presidential debate. Impact’s Abbie Newton highlights key points of Herman Cain’s speech last week. Lisa Cook, Professor of Economics and International Relations, and Matt Grossman, Assistant Professor of Political Science at MSU, are on to discuss tomorrow’s presidential debate as well. Impact’s Thea Card reports on the rising tuition of international students. MSU Physics and Astronomy Professor Megan Donahue is on to talk about the discovery of a new infant galaxy. Dave Uchalik of the polka band The Polish Muslims calls in to tell us about his band and their music. Impact reporter Gabby Saldivia takes us to Beaumont Tower during last week’s MSU vs. OSU football game. Michigan Storytelling segment featuring poet Angelina Mosher.
Impact’s Abigail Newton reports on the anti-Muslim film. Bluegrass musician Twyla Birdsong is in from the Mid-Michigan Women of Blues. Anjana Schroeder of the IMPACT reports on where students can vote. Samantha Keeney and David Anderson of the Union of Concerned Scientist talk about Proposal 3. Paul Spiegelman, CEO of Beryl Companies, discusses the balance between work and home life. IMPACT reporter Gabriela Saldivia gives us an audio tour of Grand Rapids’ Art Prize.
MSU President Lou Anna Simon and Spartans Athletic Director Mark Hollis talk Financial Aid 101 with MSU Financial Aid Director Rick Shipman, and they talk with MSU swimming and diving coach Matt Gianiodis. And Kirk Heinze talks with Detroit-based urban farmer Noah Link.
MSU President Simon, Spartans Athletic Director Mark Hollis and MSU Alumni Association Executive Director Scott Westerman talk with two Spartan alumni at the heart of Detroit’s burgeoning technology sector – Henry Balanon from Detroit Labs and Ben Bator from Texts From Last Night. And MSU turfgrass guru Kevin Frank offers his autumn lawn care advice.