Alex returns this week with another trivia question as well as discussions about the NBA, NHL, MLB and more.
This week we welcome Alex and David to the show as the new hosts. During their first week they talk about the NBA playoffs as well as hockey and the MSU baseball teams’ recent draft pickups.
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.
A group of MSU students join us in studio to talk about their journey-turned-documentary “Thrive for Less.” Patrick Ruhlig presents a story about the evolution of dubstep. Senator Rick Jones talks about the ban on synthetic drugs. Lindsay Lou and the Flatbellys perform. Jane White from the Human Trafficking Taskforce talks about human trafficking in the state. Michigan Storytelling segment featuring Emily Fox.
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.