Current State #167 | September 26, 2013

Sep 26, 2013

Today on Current State: Cristo Rey Community Center's new Executive Director; Public Poetry Announcement; MSU Symphony opens new season; Voices of Experience series with 'Eternal General' Frank Kelley; and Banned Books Week.

Cristo Rey's new exec looks to do more with less

Sep 26, 2013

For 45 years, Lansing’s Cristo Rey Community Center has offered health, legal and other services, with an emphasis on Lansing’s Hispanic community.  

Last week, Cristo Rey welcomed a new Executive Director, whose job will be to do more with less.

Public Poetry Announcement: Anne Sexton

Sep 26, 2013
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Anne Sexton's "With Mercy for the Greedy" is today's Public Poetry Announcement.

Current State's Public Poetry Announcements are read by regular contributor Stephanie Glazier.

MSU Symphony opens season with challenging works

Sep 26, 2013
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The first MSU Symphony Orchestra concert of the season is Friday night at Wharton Center. Featured works include Lutoslawski’s Concerto for Orchestra and a clarinet concerto by John Corigliano.



Getting better acquainted with extraordinary people is the focus of Current State’s new series, Voices of Experience. Arguably, no one shares Frank J. Kelley’s perspective on Michigan.