Tonight from 7-8 learn about how art will take over “The Ave” in East Lansing. Hear from people of the UP on some of the issues they are facing in the great north.
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.
Here’s something a little different. Tonight on the afterglow we’re airing our interview with Simon Postford of Shpongle. They’ll be performing this Friday in Detroit at the Majestic Theater, so if you’re into them you may be interested. I’ll be trying to head that way, and some other Impact people will be there too, so post in the comments if you want to meet up!
I’ve got plenty of great music to play after the interview too, so stay tuned for your regularly scheduled Afterglow. Playlist up live below.
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.