CS130916 http://wkar.org en Current State #159 | September 16, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-159-september-16-2013 <p></p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 18:18:38 +0000 Current State 42378 at http://wkar.org Environmental advocate anticipates Michigan energy plan discussion http://wkar.org/post/environmental-advocate-anticipates-michigan-energy-plan-discussion <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 18:14:26 +0000 Current State 42366 at http://wkar.org Environmental advocate anticipates Michigan energy plan discussion GM celebrates LGR's millionth vehicle http://wkar.org/post/gm-celebrates-lgrs-millionth-vehicle <p></p><p><span id="docs-internal-guid-1a557390-277c-e1fe-85a2-55f735c3505c" style="line-height: 1.5;"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 13.63636302947998px; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>General Motors’ Lansing Grand River Assembly Plant is marking a milestone today. &nbsp;The 1 millionth vehicle is set to roll off the assembly line. This morning’s event features an array of federal, state and local officials at the plant. </span></span><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Cambria; font-size: 16.363636016845703px; line-height: 21.81818199157715px; white-space: pre-wrap;">Mike Green, president of the United Auto Workers Local 652, discusses the milestone. </span></p><p></p><p></p><p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 18:10:38 +0000 Current State 42369 at http://wkar.org GM celebrates LGR's millionth vehicle 'Imported from China' highlights rapid growth of Chinese international students http://wkar.org/post/imported-china-highlights-rapid-growth-chinese-international-students <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">Over 200,000 Chinese international students study in the United States each year, drastically altering the makeup of universities across the country. The film “</span><a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/Imported-From-China/115194422006575?ref=br_tf" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">Imported from China</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">” features the personal stories of several Chinese international college students at Michigan State, as they navigate life in America. The film's Co-Director's, MSU Academic Specialist&nbsp;</span><a href="http://tc.msu.edu/users/troy-hale" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">Troy Hale</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">&nbsp;and Associate Professor&nbsp;</span><a href="http://cas.msu.edu/about-the-college/contact-us/faculty-and-staff-directory/272-geri-alumit-zeldes" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">Geri&nbsp;</a><a href="http://cas.msu.edu/about-the-college/contact-us/faculty-and-staff-directory/272-geri-alumit-zeldes" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">Alumit Zeldes</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">, joined us to discuss the film.</span></p><p></p><p></p><p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 18:02:20 +0000 Current State 42380 at http://wkar.org 'Imported from China' highlights rapid growth of Chinese international students Spartan offense awakens in win over Youngstown State http://wkar.org/post/spartan-offense-awakens-win-over-youngstown-state <p><a href="http://wkar.org/programs/current-sports-al-martin-am-870-newstalk"><em>Current Sports</em></a>&nbsp;host&nbsp;<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">Al Martin shares his thoughts on the&nbsp;MSU&nbsp;football team's victory over Youngstown State this past weekend.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 17:39:42 +0000 Current State 42376 at http://wkar.org