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.
Pat Lindemann and Mark Grebner, two candidates for the Ingham County Drain Commissioner, join us in studio to debate the race and general politics.
A visit to the 2012 American Solar Challenge Car Race in Ann Arbor, a competition for college students to design, build and drive solar-powered cars in a cross country time/distance rally event.
Sara and Jeff Tow of Through The Blue call in to talk about their 50-mile marathon across Lake Michigan to support postpartum depression awareness. Jake L’Ecuyer of Venture for America is on to discuss the program. MSU Microbiologist Gemma Reguera discusses a new biofuel process project at Michigan State. Shirin Timms of the Refugee Development Center discusses the presence of refugees in Lansing. Michigan Storytelling segment featuring poet Angelina Mosher.
Exerting considerable influence on electromagnetic oscillations which are converted via electroacoustic transducers into sound waves meant to induce relaxation in human subjects. A muggy summer night, let’s chill out a little with some Afterglow. The itinerary of auditory experiences is being updated in real time below.
It’s Emily Fox’s last live show!
Emily Fox reports on disaster areas for agriculture in Michigan. Kathleen Bolthouse, Lansing’s Queen of Blues, performs and talks East Lansing Summer Concert Series. Wade Fisher of MSU’s Dept. of Physics and Astronomy discusses recent findings regarding the Higgs Boson Particle. Stephanie Van Koevering of MSU’s K-12 Outreach Team talks about No Child Left Behind in Michigan. MSU’s College of Education’s Don Heller speaks about college affordability. Michigan Storytelling segment featuring Angelina Mosher.
Sam Singh and Susan Schmidt, two candidates for the 69th District House of Representatives, discuss the race and general politics. Keri Littwiller, an MSU Grad Student, calls in to talk about the possibility of an aquarium in Lansing. Aaron Payment, Former Chairman of the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians, discusses the Lansing Casino and smoking issues. Amy Brittain, a reporter from Newark, New Jersey’s The Star Ledger newspaper is on to talk about smoking in casinos.
Alex returns with another weekly question based on the upcoming Olympic games. Other topics discussed include the MLB as well as Spartan Sports.
Russ White talks about MSU’s new urban food systems innovation partnership with the city of Detroit with Detroit Mayor Dave Bing and Metro Food Plus Innovation Cluster Detroit co-director and MSU professor Rick Foster. Kirk Heinze talks about Ford Motor Company’s latest Blueprint for Sustainability and learns about the Pure Michigan Agriculture Campaign.
Alex returns with talk of the NBA, NHL, MLB, and more on this weeks Sportswrap.