COMARTSCI

man with a shovel
Courtesy / World Channel

WKAR filmmaker John J. Valadez searches for the remains of a legendary outlaw and reveals a painful and long ignored historical trauma: the lynching of Mexican Americans in the west.

WKAR Receives $250K From MSUFCU

Sep 14, 2017
Clifford on the red cedar river bridge holding I heart WKAR button
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR/MSU

Gift from Michigan State University Federal Credit Union to support WKAR Family, MSU student experiences. "This is a transformative gift for WKAR," says Susi Elkins.

Rob and Tim with emmys
Courtesy / Mi-NATAS

WKAR Public Media staff, associates, and their colleagues in the School of Journalism at Michigan State University were honored with five wins at the 2017 Regional Emmy® Awards on Saturday, June 10, at the MotorCity Casino in Detroit.

Fake News Not Persuasive, According To MSU Study

May 17, 2017
William Dutton
Courtesy / MSU College of Communication Arts and Sciences

Dreaded “fake news” and biased search algorithms are not instrumental in swaying public opinion, according to a Michigan State University researcher.

Curious crew student intern and kid
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

April 7-23 at the MSU Science Festival | Join Curious Crew and others at the 2017 MSU Science Festival!

santana
Courtesy / PBS/John J. Valadez

FREE – Thursday, April 13, at 7 p.m. with reception at 6:30pm | View the film and join the conversation on how music played an important role in the struggle for Chicano civil rights. ALL SEATS ARE FILLED

CCrew Season 3
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

The WKAR Public Media original television series Curious Crew may be fun and entertaining for kids interested in science, but through a research effort in collaboration with the MSU College of Communication Arts and Sciences (ComArtSci) the show strives to achieve much more than entertainment.

WKAR and ComArtSci Present STEM Game Crew

Jan 9, 2017
STEM Game Crew website page
STEM GAME Crew / WKAR-MSU

Curious Crew fans can now further explore science and become a science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) scientist through the STEM Game Crew website. The new site is a companion to the WKAR original television series Curious Crew and is currently in the beta stages.

New ComArtSci and WKAR Research Encourages STEM Careers

Jan 9, 2017
Curious Crew cast and female host
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

A new research project asks how children can be encouraged to think of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) as possible careers.

A collaboration between WKAR Public Media and the MSU College of Communication Arts and Sciences (ComArtSci), the research explores the impact of a science program designed for elementary and middle-school students on their perceptions of science and a possible career in STEM.

Brooke Allen Joins WKAR’s Morning Edition

Jun 29, 2016
Brooke Allen
Stacy Hoxsey / WKAR-MSU

Enjoy your morning cup and commute with Brooke Allen, the new mid-Michigan host and local producer for NPR's Morning Edition on 90.5 FM WKAR.

American Red Cross | Blood Drive

Dec 4, 2015
Red Cross
American Red Cross

Mon. Dec. 14 at 11:00am - 3:45pm at WKAR Studio F | Give a meaningful gift this holiday season. Donate blood.