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Most eligible Bachelor in Science explains the MSU cyclotron

What is that thing we call the Cyclotron? Michigan State graduate student Ragnar Stroberg sits down with Impact’s Carmen Scruggs to teach us all about it. Stroberg also talks about his response to being nominated one of Australia Business Insider’s Most Eligible Bachelors in Science. 

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ABC’s Extreme Weight Loss plans visit to Detroit

On February 15, ABC’s Extreme Weight Loss will be casting in Detroit. The show challenges its contestants to lose half of their body weight in 365 days. Impact’s Abbie Newton speaks with Casting Director Kerry Shanahan about the show on Exposure. 

Here is more information on being cast for the show.

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Broad Art Museum engages with community through architecture project

The Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum has a community-based project underway. East Lansing 2030 brings architectures and designers together to brainstorm new ideas for the East Lansing area. Associate Curator of Architecture and Design Alec Hathaway visited the studio to give us the full story.

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Exposure 2/4/14: Raw food, weight loss, cyclotrons and Golden Harvest

Host Abbie Newton talks with Casting Director Kerry Shanahan about the ABC show, Extreme Weight Loss, where contestants attempt to lose half of their body weight in one year. The Broad Art Museum Associate Curator of Architecture and Design Alec Hathaway discusses the museum’s ongoing project, East Lansing 2030. Impact’s Carmen Scruggs talks to a doctoral student about the Cyclotron on MSU’s campus. Michigan State students Gabriela Saldivia and Colin Marshall join the show to chat about their 31-day raw food diet. Lastly, we explore the popular Lansing restaurant, Golden Harvest, and we assess how MSU students are doing on their 2014 resolutions.

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Two students complete 31-day raw food challenge

Michigan State University students Gabriela Saldivia and Colin Marshall challenged themselves both mentally and physically as they participated in a 31-day raw food diet. They documented their experiences on their blog as they only ate food in its natural form. Impact’s Abbie Newton talks to the duo as they speak about their new perspectives on food.

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Flashback 1/31/14

Tonight Flashback went swinging back in time to feature artists like Bobby Darin, Ella Fitzgerald, and the Rat Pack.  Chelbucket played swing music to kick-start your classy weekend!  Hopefully you’ll be having a great time like the fellas pictured above ;)

***If you are interested in swing music and swing dancing, look no further: There is a swing dancing workshop going on THIS WEEKEND right here at MSU.  The State Swing Society is hosting the Midwinter Night’s Swing workshop where any and all are welcome.  Lessons will feature Lindy Hop and Blues, with open dances in the evening to practice what you’ve learned and socialize – it’s sure to be a swell time! Click here for all the details.***

Beyond The Sea – Bobby Darin

King Porter Stomp – Jack Teagarden

Fever – Peggy Lee

Summer Wind – Frank Sinatra

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Exposure 1/28/14: Uncovering the health of a college student

Tonight on Exposure, we kick off our new series of shows. On tonights episode, we focus on all things health while exploring the college student’s life style. Abbie talks with Ronda Bokram, a nutritionist from Olin Health Center, Janice Schwartz with the MSU’s College of Osteopathic Medicine in the Detroit Medical Center and Rick McNeil, the director of IM facilities at MSU. We also hear from various students about topics such as working out, drinking habits and stress. Lastly, Impact reporter Steven Rich gives us an insight into a day in the life of a “normal” college student.

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Flashback 1/24/14

Flashback featured the many different days of ska on this Friday night – Chelbucket played some original 1960’s ska hits from Prince Buster, 1970’s 2 Tone from Madness, and 1980’s European Third Wave from The Toasters and Mark Foggo’s Skasters.  We can’t forget about 1990’s US Third Wave ska – artists such as No Doubt, Reel Big Fish, and Goldfinger were also featured!!

Superman – Goldfinger

You – Mustard Plug

Don’t Speak – No Doubt

Madness – Prince Buster

Our House – Madness

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