We pay tribute to Nelson Mandela by speaking with Michigan State University history professor Peter Alegi about the man who influenced the history and political culture of South Africa. Communication Lead of Get Covered America Shawn Dhanak comes to the studio to discuss enrolling in healthcare. We also explore the history of the Beal Botanical Garden on MSU’s campus by chatting with the curator of the gardens, Frank Telewski. Impact’s Alsha Claussen uncovers thoughts and ideas about religion on a college campus. Host Abbie Newton ends the show discussing a unique journaling project that turned into a tool for honest communication and emotion.
Happy finals week! Take a study break and listen to some K-pop holiday tunes, Japanese metal, and everything in between!
More info on the course SSC 291: Intro to Asian Pacific American Studies right here!
T-ara – “나 어떡해 / What Should I Do?”
Verbal Jint – “크리스마스를 부탁해 / Christmas Request (feat. Shin SeungHoon)”
Girls Generation – “Find Your Soul”
DBSK – “Santa Claus Is Comin’ To Town”
Seungri – “할말 있어요 / Gotta Talk to U”
Miss A – “남지 없이 잘 살아 / I Don’t Need A Man”
Super Junior – “Blue World”
Tonight on The Vibe, DJ Riddle features some hype songs to accompany your Spartan Football viewership! New music at 9 features singles from A$AP Mob, Nocando, and a project by Skyzoo that celebrates Jay-Z’s Reasonable Doubt!
We Ready – Archie Eversole
Some Type Of Way – Rich Homie Quan
Dip – Danny Brown
Flashback tonight featured Impact classics – Chelbucket played two hours of oldies that were housed in-studio with an alternative feel. A HUGE thank you to those who gave me their requests. Y’all made my night =) Check out the full playlist here:
Stir It Up – Bob Marley and the Wailers
Fight For Your Right – Beastie Boys
Forever Young – Alphaville
With or Without You – U2
Fast Car – Tracy Chapman
Lips Like Sugar – Echo & The Bunnymen
Link Wray- Rawhide- T&T Intro
David Ramirez- Stick Around- Apologies
Israel Nash Gripka- Drown- Barn Doors and Concrete Floors
Langhorne Slim- Cinderella- Be Set Free
Typhoon- Common Sentiments- White Lighter Read More…
Fingers stained with coffee and highlighter. Hallucinations brought on by sleep deprivation. Lecture halls brimming with pajama-clad students. No student is safe from the wrath of Finals Week. Here is a playlist for all-nighters, study groups, and other miscellaneous academic emergencies. It’s chill but has just the right beat to keep you from falling asleep in the stacks. Included are a some deep tracks to guide you on your 4:30am existential crisis and the occasional 80s power ballad to ensure that not all hope is lost.
I know that finals has us down in the dumps, but to celebrate the end of the semester , your host Devin will be giving away a pair of tickets to see Umphrey’s McGee on Saturday, February 1st! Call in for your chance to win at 517-884-8989!
Enjoy the “Best of Fall Semester” playlist after the jump!
The holiday season is upon us and along with it come traditions and customs that may seem strange to anyone on the outside looking in. Impact reporter and International student Santiago Montiel spent some time delving into the topic of just how international students adapt to life in the United States, using his own experiences as well.
Michigan State University President Lou Anna K. Simon and Spartans Athletic Director Mark Hollis talk with MSU head football coach Mark Dantonio, and they talk with the leader of the Spartan Marching Band John Madden. Scott Westerman shares his Career Quick Reference guide, and we catch up with former Spartan quarterback Kirk Cousins. Read More…