East Lansing City Councilman Nathan Triplett joins Andy in-studio with Sam Inglot to talk about a new ordinance proposal concerning rental properties, City Pulse columnist Walt Sorg calls in the discuss the a state of the city recap, and later we listen to a REO Town business panel.
Dr. Kirk Heinze talks with the leader of the Michigan United Conservation Clubs, Erin McDonough, in our Greening of the Great Lakes segment. Then, Sarah Abood from the MSU veterinary college has nutrition and cold weather pet care tips for your dog or cat. I’ll talk with MSU College of Arts and Letters alumnus and Hollywood screenwriter Jack Epps Jr. and with noted attorney Geoffrey Fieger, whose name is on the MSU College of Law’s Fieger Trial Practice Institute. And we meet Detroit-based technology entrepreneur and Spartan alumnus Henry Balanon, too.
On this week’s Exposure, Scott Hanshue of the Department of Natural Resources talks about allowing fishing in the Red Cedar River. Impact’s Thea Card did her research and discovered what the “fiscal cliff” really is, and Lansing author and screenwriter, Marques Peterson, spoke about his new book and what it takes to get published. MSU student Alexis Parker chatted about Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and Impact’s Carmen Scruggs reported how MSU celebrated the holiday. To end the show, ASMSU President Evan Martinak and Director of Public Relations Haley Dunnigan talked about Associated Students of Michigan State University in the Spartan Spotlight.
I’ve got my robe and slippers on in the studio for probably the last time. Tonight’s my last show hosting the Afterglow. It’s a bit surreal, really. Thanks for all the requests and the support over the last year and a half; I truly appreciate it. Tonight, I’ll be doing something a bit different. The playlist is a combination of my favorites, listener favorites, and some new stuff (to keep things fresh). A bit of a best-of, if you will. As usual, the playlist is going up live below.
This week on Exposure, Jack Liu, a professor of fisheries and wildlife and the director of the Center for Systems Integrations and Sustainability, talks about the research he has been doing for Spartans Will 360. Susuan Pioli and Matthew Traitses, MSU ROTC cadets, talk about the recent lift of the ban on women serving in combat positions in the military. Host Abbie Newton talks with the College of Music Dean, Jim Forger and President of MSUFCU, Patrick McPharlin, regarding the donation to launch a new jazz studies artist-in-residence program. Impact reporter Micaela Colonna explores new upgrades on MSU’s campus. On Spartan Spotlight, Active Minds members Stephanie Colwell and Jonathon Hodges chat about the importance of mental health awareness. Impact’s Lauren Godlesky reports on the Keep Michigan Wolves Protected Campaign. To end the show, Nick Carver is featured on the Michigan Storytelling segment.
My name is Devin, I am the brand new host of the Afterglow, and have big shoes to fill! With this playlist I’m hoping to introduce you to a few different genres, and hopefully a few artists you’ve never heard before! Feel free to give me some feedback, because I want to know what YOU want to hear!
The playlist from tonight’s show:
Girls Generation – “I Got A Boy”
MFBTY (Tiger JK, Yoon Mirae, Bizzy) – “Sweet Dreams”
Hyuna – “풋사과 / Unripe Apple (feat Ilhoon from BTOB)”
Supreme Team – “Supermagic”
Brown Eyed Girls – “한 여름 밤의 꿈 / A Midsummer Night’s Dream”
Wonder Girls – “Stop!”
Moon Hee Jun – “I’m Not Okay”
Kirk Heinze talks with MSU J-School alumnus and Detroit Free Press automotive columnist Mark Phelan about the 2013 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. And Russ White talks with MSU College of Engineering Dean Satish Udpa and MSU Institute for the Study of Youth Sports Director Dan Gould. MSU Alumni Association Executive Director Scott Westerman shares his thoughts on simplifying one’s life.