Exploring religion on a college campus

Michigan State University is composed of students from over 140 countries, bringing a variety of cultures, attitudes and religions to campus. Impact’s Alsha Claussen delved into the subject to understand the prevalence and variety of religions at Michigan State University.

Healthcare enrollment deadline approaches

Get Covered America, a non-profit organization spreading awareness about enrolling for healthcare, visits Exposure to talk about the Dec. 23 deadline to enroll in the healthcare marketplace. Impact’s Abbie Newton speaks with Get Covered America Communication Lead Shawn Dhanak.

Journal project demonstrates the power of the pen

Khalid Ibrahim decided to buy a journal in January of 2012. He wrote in it for 7 days then passed it on to a friend. The friend wrote in it for 7 days and passed it on once more. This routine continued for one year before Khalid was reunited with the journal. The journal was filled with entries that conveyed emotion, ideas and thoughts. Khalid visited Exposure to talk about this unique project.

W.J. Beal Botanical Garden celebrates 140 years

Botanist William James Beal changed the study of botany and is honored by the Beal Botanical Garden at Michigan State University. Exposure host Abbie Newton discusses this history with the curator of the gardens, Frank Telewski.

Exposure 12.10.13

We pay tribute to Nelson Mandela by speaking with Michigan State University history professor Peter Alegi about the man who influenced the history and political culture of South Africa. Communication Lead of Get Covered America Shawn Dhanak comes to the studio to discuss enrolling in healthcare. We also explore the history of the Beal Botanical Garden on MSU’s campus by chatting with the curator of the gardens, Frank Telewski. Impact’s Alsha Claussen uncovers thoughts and ideas about religion on a college campus. Host Abbie Newton ends the show discussing a unique journaling project that turned into a tool for honest communication and emotion.

Exposure 11/19/13

Tonight on Exposure, regular host Abbie Newton returns from a two and a half week trip to Peru where she ran 150 miles with the non-profit group Impossible2Possible. We feature a conversation with her and Producer Gabriela Saldivia about life now looking back on the trip. We also hear from professor Alan Arbogast about Geography Awareness Week and an event tomorrow night at the Wharton Center’s Pasant Theatre. Lastly, Impact reporter Quin Hoffman explores the popularity of soccer in the United States.

Broad Art Museum celebrates new Hope Gangloff exhibit with lecture, concert

The Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum celebrated the first full week of school with a new art exhibit and an outdoor concert on Friday, Sept. 6. New York artist Hope Gangloff came to East Lansing for the opening of her contemporary art exhibit at the museum. Community members enjoyed conversations with Gangloff as Wayne Szalinski and The People’s Temple performed in the courtyard.

Photography provided by Colin Marshall

Accidental Blues Playlist 08/23/13

Bubba Ray’s final show tonight will feature artist Junior Kimbrough. Join us as Bubba Ray plays his favorite blues tunes from Eric Clapton, Sean Costello, and Buddy Guy. New music from Smokin’ Joe Kubek and Bnois KIng and Sugaray Rayford.

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8:00 PM
Taj Mahal & The Phantom Blues Band – Honky Tonk – Shoutin’ In Key
Junior Kimborugh – Meet Me In The City – All Night Long
Cash Box Kings – Hayseed Strut – Holler & Stomp
Pink Anderson – Weeping Willow Blues – Carolina Blues Man, Vol. 1
Son House – Sundown – The Original Delta Blues
Mary Flower – Big Bill Blues – Bridges
R.L. Burnside – Walkin’ Blues – First Recordings
Big James & The Chicago Playboys – Low Down Dirty Blues – The Big Payback
The Kinsey Report – Free South Africa – Midnight Drive
A.C. Reed & Stevie Ray Vaughan – These Blues Is Killing Me – SRV
Junior Kimbrough – Most Things Haven’t Worked Out – Most Things Haven’t Worked Out

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9:00 PM
The Paul DeLay Band – Love Grown Cold – Heavy Rotation
Sean Costello – Goombay Rock – Cuttin’ In
Larry McCray – Blues Is My Business – Believe It
Albert King – Oh, Pretty Woman – Born UNder A Bad Sign (Remastered)
B.B. King – Breaking Up Somebody’s Home – Lucille Talks Back
Little Walter – Juke – Chess Blues 1952 – 54
John Brim & Pinetop Perkins – Call Me Easy Papa – Chicago Blues Session, Vol. 12
Hound Dog Taylor – The Dog Meets The Wolf – Release The Hound
George Thorogood & The Destroyers – One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer – Anthology
Junior Kimbrough – Crawling King Snake – Sad Days, Lonely Nights
Albert Collins – Honey Hush (Talking Woman Blues) – Alligator Records: 35 X 35
Muddy Waters – Rollin’ Stone – Chess Blues 1947 – 52
Otis Rush – Groaning The Blues – Otis Rush 1956 – 58: His Cobra Recordings
Lowell Fulson – Blue Shadows – Chess Blues 1960 – 67

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10:00 PM
Carolyn Wonderland – Dust My Broom – Peace Meal
Curtis Salgado – Love Man – Soul Shot
Charles Bradley – Strictly Reserved For You – Victim Of Love
Al Green – I Can’t Stop – I Can’t Stop
Billie Holiday – Too Marvelous For Words – Lady In Autumn: The Best Of The Verve Years
The Hoopties – Empty Pockets Blues – It Ain’t Never Been Easy
Junior Kimbrough – Slow Lightnin’ – All Night Long
Carey Bell – Lonesome Stranger – Alligator Records: 35 X 35
Lurrie Bell – All Over Again – South Side Chicago Blues
Joe Bonamassa – Reconsider Baby – Had To Cry Today
Luther Allison – Ragged And Dirty – Bad News Is Coming
John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers – It Ain’t Safe – Blues For The Lost Days
Magic Slim & The Teardrops – Highway Is My Home – Bad Boy
Magic Sam – Hoochie Coochie Man – The Magic Sam Legacy

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11:00 PM
Junior Kimbrough – Junior’s Place – Meet Me In The City
Michael Burks – Little Juke Joint – Show Of Strength
B.B. King & Eric Clapton – Hold On! I’m Comin’ – Riding With The King
Joe Bonamassa – Man Of Many Words – Blues Deluxe
Cream – Crossroads – The Cream Of Clapton
Bob Dylan – Tombstone Blues – The Best Of The Original Mono Recordings
Sugaray Rayford – Stuck For A Buck – Dangerous
Smokin’ Joe Kubek & Bnois King – Talkin’ Bout Bad Luck – Road Dog’s Life
The Black Keys – Keep Your Hands Off Her – Chulahoma
The White Stripes – Ball & Biscuit – Elephant
Buddy Guy – Meet Me In Chicago – Rhythm & Blues

Adam West talks Batman, Family Guy, childhood, and his bucket list

Adam West is a seasoned actor who became famous when he played Batman in the 1960’s television series. He has also lent his voice to many television shows and movies, such as Rugrats and The Simpson’s. Impact’s Abbie Newton and Gabriela Saldivia talk with the celebrity about his time as the Caped Crusader, his role as Mayor Adam West on Family Guy, and the items remaining on his bucket list.


Accidental Blues Playlist 08/14/13

This week’s blues will feature artist Robert Cray, and others like Eric Clapton, Luther Allison, and Johnny Winter. Get ready for a blues overdose because we’ll be playing them til midnight!

8:00 PM

Robert Cray – Got To Make A Comeback – Heritage Of The Blues

Eric Clapton – Standin’ Round Cryin’ – From The Cradle

Albert King – Crosscut Saw – Born Under A Bad Sign

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