This week we talk all about smoking issues within the Lansing Casino. We discuss it with Virg Benero, Mayor of Lansing, Cynthia Hallett, Executive Director of Americans for Non-Smoker’s Rights, and Roger Martin of Martin Waymire. Jonas Greenberg is on to talk about being gay in the play “Next Fall.” Jame McAloon-Lampman wraps up with a conversation about the 6th Annual Humanitarian Awards.
Tonight from 7-8 tune in to hear the MSU Slam Poetry team and a speaker for TEDxMSU. Also, a panel of MSU experts will talk about the health care debate.
Dave discusses all things March Madness, especially our MSU Spartans. He also discusses some NFL switch ups, as well as a look into NASCAR.
Ottawa Butler housing project discussed with the creator, Scott Gillespie.
Bill Martines (Lansing Future LLC) and Jessica Yorko (Lansing City Council) talk about the Lansing Casino
Cindie Storie, President of MI Association of Higher Education, LCC Branch, on Vote of No Confidence.
Tune in from 7-8pm to hear about the new class offered at MSU: “Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse.”
An MSU panel of experts (Harry Perlstadt, Saundra Schneider, and Len Fleck) discuss the Supreme Court hearing over Obama’s health care plan and the issues surrounding health care.
John Elsinga, Delhi Township Manager, speaks about the township’s effort to convert its waste into power.
TEDxMSU presenter Alex Galarza talks about the TEDxMSU event being held at the Business College.
Alex Michael presents a feature on the lives of international students at MSU.
Kickin back with the Afterglow after a pretty chill weekend.
Still Corners – The Twilight Hour
Kuba – The Most Gorgeous Sunset
Apparat – Goodbye
A.M. Architect – The Bull Of Heaven
Sigurd Ross – Babatikidido
Tycho – Coastal Brake
DJ Cam – 1988
Flying Lotus – Beginners Falafel
The Album Leaf – In a Safe Place
Bon Iver – Calgary
Air – Talisman
Black Moth Super Rainbow – When the Sun Grows on Your Tongue
Phantogram – 10,000 Claps
Tortoise – Benway
Asobi Seksu – Strawberries (Ulrich Schnauss Remix)
Aphex Twin – 4
Pretty Lights – Finally Moving
Four Tet – She Moves She
Andy Summers and Robert Fripp – In the Cloud Forest
Ott – Spannered in Pilton
Buckethead and Friends – Coma
Black Vortex – Pure Blue
Oliver Tank – Last Night I Heard Everything In Slow Motion
Jon Hopkins – Luna Moth
From MSU’s Broad College of Business – supply chain guru Dave Closs and Gen Y marketing expert Clay Voorhees; Jinhua Zhao, director of MSU’s Environmental Science and Policy Program
Glenn Stutzky from the School of Social Work talks about the new class, “Surviving the Coming Zombie Apocalypse”.
Carmen Maret of Folias Music talks about tango music and the adventures surrounding the genre and performances.
Steve Tomioh of the Rosebud Lakota reservation in South Dakota speaks about the music of the Lakota culture.
MSU Professor of Anthropology Monir Moniruzzaman informs us of his research into organ trafficking in Bangladesh.
While Berl Schwartz is out of town, Andy Balaskovitz takes over as host.
We talk to Dan Korobkin, Staff Attorney at the ACLU of Michigan, and John Barnes, Statewide Projects Coordinator for MLive Media Group, about life sentencing for juveniles in Michigan.
Dan Hazaert, a Speaker at the Northwest Initiative, and Laura Sager, Outreach Manager of Northwest Initiative, join us in studio to discuss the Northwest Initiative and the Affordable Care Act.
We play a prerecorded interview Berl Schwartz had with Bob Kolt, President of the AARP of Michigan, about residency and tax issues.
Lastly, Joe Torres, an author and a speaker at the Day of the Woman Conference, talks about his new book, media policy, and the future of the internet.