Kirk Heinze talks about the state of agriculture in Michigan with Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Director Keith Creagh, and MSU President Lou Anna Simon and Spartans Athletic Director Mark Hollis talk with Charles Hasemann, who leads MSU Business Connect and Spartan Innovations. And we learn about this weekend’s Green Street Fair in Plymouth.
Dana Kirk from Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering talked about the university’s plans for an anaerobic digester to aid in creating renewable engergy that can be utilized by MSU.
Mark Fain, frontman of the Ann-Arbor based band Gun Lake, spoke about his band and the concert they along with Frontier Ruckus and Gifts or Creatures will be performing at the Loft Friday May 4th.
Dean of the College of Education Don Heller discussed the rising costs, student loans, and other issues regarding higher education.
Phil Gardener, Director of MSU’s Collegiate Employment and Research Institute, spoke about the current job market for college graduates.
Last Afterglow of the semester! Got some good songs lined up to help turn down the “I’m freaking out” factor of your weekend. Playlist going up live below!
MSU President Lou Anna Simon and Spartans Athletic Director Mark Hollis talk with MSU hospitality business professor Michael Kasavana about technology’s impact on the hotel and restaurant industry. And they talk about Mike’s other role as faculty representative to the Big Ten and NCAA. And Simon and Hollis talk about the Michigan Turnaround Plan with Business Leaders for Michigan CEO Doug Rothwell.
Gary Moran, director of the MSU museum talked about Rachel Carson’s groundbreaking book “Silent Spring”.
Michigan environmental activist Lynn Henning spoke about Earth Day and other environmental topics.
The MSU Energy Transition Plan is discussed with Jennifer Battle of the Office of Campus Sustainability.
A Representative of the Sierra Club talked about fracking.
Dave discusses Michigan teams and players in the recent draft, as well as the recent slump from the Detroit Tigers. Dave and Megan also catch us up on the racing world.
Folk band, Gun Lake will be in the studio to perform. We will also be talking about the issues facing higher education and the job market for MSU grads. Tune in from 7-8pm.
Host Berl Schwartz talks with John Schneider, editor at the Lansing State Journal, about his career and recent retirement.
Kyle Melinn of City Pulse calls in to discuss the race for Drain Commissioner in Lansing.
We speak with attorney Mike Nichols about the legal implications and policies of driving while under the influence of medical marijuana.
Dave talks about our Detroit Tigers and the recent change to college football game ticket prices. Megan gives us the weekly nascar update.
Tune in from 7-8pm to learn about sustainability and environmental efforts in the state.