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.
Live from the Impact studio, it’s time for another night chillin with the Afterglow. I spent the last couple weekends out of town, so it’s good to be back on the air for ya’. I’m posting the playlist live as I go, check it out below!
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.
We share playlists on Spotify. We stream albums from Pitchfork. We create our own stations on Pandora. With all these new ways to discover new music, is college radio still a relevant medium?
Turns out some college stations are fighting to stay ahead of the curve and continue to lead the music industry in innovation. In this piece our Music Director Jesse Wiza talks with Thor Slaughter of KWVA, Erin Ginty of EMI Records, and Bryan VanGelder of CBS Interactive Music Group to find out what’s going on left of the dial.