Michigan State University President Lou Anna K. Simon and Spartan alumnus and Detroit entrepreneur Dan Gilbert discuss the importance of Detroit’s renaissance to the revitalization of Michigan’s economy. On June 14, 2012, Gilbert hosted Simon for “A Conversation” between the two at his Madison Building in Detroit. Sandra Pierce moderated the discussion. Pete Lasher from MSU University Advancement opens the discussion with the introductions of the participants. And Russ White talks with representatives of the award-winning and Lansing-based O’Leary Paint Company.
Maniac cranked out “Hey Love” in our studio recently. we thinkg being in this band would be really, really rad.
Tune in from 7-8pm to learn how a Detroit recording company is preserving the city’s sound. Also, learn about Start Garden, a Grand Rapids organization that gives millions away to the best ideas in Michigan.
Congratulations to Dave and Megan on doing an amazing job the last 2 years on the Sportswrap. In their last show they discuss the Tigers recent inter-league play as well as the NBA finals and Megan gives us one more NASCAR update from MIS.
Maniac hung out with us recently in our studio. Oh, and they jammed. Hard.
Ted O’Dell, Andy Schor, and Anne Clayton, three candidates for the 68th District House Seat, discuss the race and general politics. We talk to Kyle Melinn of City Pulse about the race for the 68th District House Seat and the protest of the censoring of Lansing Representatives. Rick Pappas, President of Davenport College, calls in to discuss the recent statement that the Lansing campus will not be moving away from the Capitol Building. Berl and co-host Andy Balaskowitz talk about parking in Lansing.
Emily Fox reports on Beehive Recording and the preservation of Detroit’s musical sound. The Anthony Stanco Quartet performs and talks about the East Lansing Summer Solstice Jazz Festival. Paul Moore calls in to talk about his company, Start Garden. Michigan Storytelling segment features Scott Lasser, author of “Say Nice Things About Detroit.”
Kirk Heinze talks with MSU Museum Director Gary Morgan about the museum’s Echoes of Silent Spring exhibit. Crystal Mountain Resort & Spa CEO Jim MacInnes talks about green initiatives at the renowned resort. Michigan Office of the Great Lakes Director Patty Birkholz discusses issues impacting our Great Lakes. Russ White talks with representatives of the award-winning and Lansing-based O’Leary Paint Company.
Inspiring and courageous Spartan gymnast Kathryn Mahoney and her coach Kathie Klages talk with MSU President Lou Anna Simon and Spartans Athletic Director Mark Hollis. Simon and Hollis also talk with the dean of sports broadcast journalism in mid-Michigan, Tim Staudt.
Hope everyone had an awesome Fathers Day. Hope the Afterglow made it awesomer.
This show had to run without me on account of the holiday. I was out barbecuing and enjoying family time. As such, the playlist was a repeat of my show from April 15th.
Continue chillin’, friends.