Radio Made in Michigan

Radio Made in Michigan
1:34 pm
Tue May 6, 2014

Current State #311 | May 6, 2014

Today on Current State: the Community Review Team report on the Lansing Board of Water and Light's response to the December ice storm; hydraulic fracking in Michigan; and preventing running injuries.

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Radio Made in Michigan
11:30 am
Mon May 5, 2014

Current State #310 | May 5, 2014

Today on Current State: Michigan's Affordable Care Act enrollment numbers; the leader of MSU's Office for International Students and Scholars is retiring; area school millage elections; and fighting degenerative diseases.

Radio Made in Michigan
5:00 pm
Sun May 4, 2014

MSU Today | May 4, 2014

Jeff Andresen, Kirk Heinze

Michigan climatology, honeybees, California water crisis

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Radio Made in Michigan
4:38 pm
Fri May 2, 2014

Current State #309 | May 2, 2014

Today on Current State: Lansing marathon director, national Paralympic coach weigh in on hand-cycle controversy; summer film preview;  art fair gives voice to older foster children looking for homes; Pomp and Circumstance: How a British march became an American tradition; live music form the ELHS Gospel Choir. 

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Radio Made in Michigan
1:44 pm
Thu May 1, 2014

Current State #308 | May 1, 2014

Today on Current State: attracting foreign investors and workers to Michigan; author Christopher Moore; Michigan man gets a bionic eye; reviewing Kurt Vonnegut's novels from 1976-1985; and MSU Paleontologist Dr. Mike Gottfried.

Radio Made in Michigan
1:08 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

Current State #307 | April 30, 2014

Today on Current State: the Month in Review for April; Civil War food; and the Wild Ones Red Cedar Chapter.

Radio Made in Michigan
1:01 pm
Tue April 29, 2014

Current State #306 | April 29, 2014

Today on Current State: Great Lakes month in review; winter's toll on golf courses; a new book about Capitol Park in Detroit; a Lansing Symphony Orchestra preview; and Escanaba's "icebreaker contest."

Radio Made in Michigan
2:11 pm
Mon April 28, 2014

Current State #305 | April 28, 2014

Today on Current State: school discipline and zero-tolerance rules; the decline of horse racing in Michigan; guarding lake sturgeon; our Moviemaking in Michigan series; and MSU spring football.

Radio Made in Michigan
12:56 pm
Mon April 28, 2014

Project explores self-esteem and beauty through selfies

Catie Bargerstock (left) and Emma McIlhagga demonstrate their selfie taking skills.
Credit Catie Bargerstock

Earlier this year, we spoke briefly with Donna Kaplowitz about the workshop “The Art of the Selfie: How Selfies Create Confidence.” The workshop encouraged young girls to explore their understanding of beauty and boost self esteem through selfies.

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Radio Made in Michigan
5:00 pm
Sun April 27, 2014

MSU Today | April 27, 2014

Guy Williams, Kirk Heinze

spring lawn care, Michigan Environmental Council, Great Lakes Restoration, Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice.

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Radio Made in Michigan
1:14 pm
Fri April 25, 2014

Current State #304 | April 25, 2014

Today on Current State: Independent 8th District candidate Preston Brooks; Notable Book author Steve Hamilton; finalizing the new Wharton Center season; and live music with Lansing trio Mighty Medicine.

Radio Made in Michigan
2:02 pm
Thu April 24, 2014

Current State #303 | April 24, 2014

Today on Current State:  Connected vehicle technology; teaching international students; a new book that chronicles Lansing's First Family; and World Tai Chi Day.

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:23 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

Current State #302 | April 23, 2014

Today on Current State: The Supreme Court's Michigan Affirmative Action ruling; an update on Art for Charlie; public art as a placemaker; and pension reform.

Radio Made in Michigan
12:15 pm
Tue April 22, 2014

Current State #301 | April 22, 2014

Today on Current State: recycling in Michigan; white nose syndrome in Michigan bats; Muslim mental health programs; 2015 Department of Defense budget; and wild turkey mating rituals.

Radio Made in Michigan
12:41 pm
Mon April 21, 2014

Current State #300 | April 21, 2014

Today on Current State: Lansing BWL report delayed again; Schertzing running for 8th District congressional seat; the history of autism; new delivery service on three wheels; and a Michigander runs the Boston Marathon.

Radio Made in Michigan
5:00 pm
Sun April 20, 2014

MSU Today | April 20, 2014

Russ White, MSU President Lou Anna K. Simon

MSU President Simon, MSU Campus Sustainability, renowned climate scientist

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Radio Made in Michigan
11:17 am
Sat April 19, 2014

Apr. 26 | Resurrection - MSU Faculty Recital Series

Kevin Noe, MSU Director of Orchestras
Credit Courtesy / MSU College of Music

Sat. Apr. 26 - 8pm - 90.5 WKAR | Kevin Noe leads the MSU Symphony and faculty soloist Melanie Helton in Mahler's Symphony No. 2

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Radio Made in Michigan
2:16 pm
Fri April 18, 2014

Current State #299 | April 18, 2014

Today on Current State: controlling Michigan's prison spending; a Saranac syrup-maker; MSU students work to make clean water more accessible; and live music with The DeCamp Sisters.

Radio Made in Michigan
1:15 pm
Thu April 17, 2014

Current State #298 | April 17, 2014

Today on Current State: a Detroit bankruptcy update; helping Michigan combat veterans; MSU College of Osteopathic Medicine; 50 years of Mustangs; and Scott Southard reviews "The Way North".

Radio Made in Michigan
11:46 am
Wed April 16, 2014

Current State #297 | April 16, 2014

Today on Current State: the Citizens Research Council of Michigan's 'Tax Outline'; an MSU psychologist's study on positive and negative thinking; CASA of Eaton and Barry counties; and Virginia Poet Laureate Sofia Starnes.

Radio Made in Michigan
11:39 am
Wed April 16, 2014

Neighbors in Action: CASA for Kids in Barry and Eaton Counties

Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children Executive Director Becky Carson says there are 170 kids in foster care each month in Eaton and Barry counties.
Credit Courtesy of www.barryeatoncasa.org

It’s Wednesday and time for our Neighbors in Action segment, where we feature people and organizations working to make our community a better place. Today we feature the CASA for Kids in Eaton and Barry Counties. CASA stands for Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children.

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Radio Made in Michigan
1:08 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

Current State #296 | April 15, 2014

Today on Current State: the City of East Lansing budget; a proposed underground storage facility by Lake Huron; Take Back the Night events address sexual assault awareness; and the documentary "Particle Fever."

Radio Made in Michigan
4:04 pm
Mon April 14, 2014

Marriner at 90

Founder of the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields...first music director of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra...hundreds of best-selling recordings.  Sir Neville Marriner has remained one of the most important classical artists of the 20th and 21st centuries.  In tribute to the great conductor (and violinist), WKAR's Mark Schwitzgoebel and Jody Knol will feature wall-to-wall Marriner tomorrow from 10am to 4pm.  Be sure to join Wolfgang, Johann, Mark, Jody and the rest for Tuesday's musical celebration!

Radio Made in Michigan
11:36 am
Fri April 11, 2014

Current State #295 | April 11, 2014

Today on Current State: Behind the effort to create a new Lutheran high school; The Wharton Center's upcoming lineup; Saginaw artist sketches his way to ESPN; and the Ann Arbor Symphony closes its season with Brahms.

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Radio Made in Michigan
4:57 pm
Thu April 10, 2014

I Shall Be Near To You | Radio Reader

Credit Crown Publishers, NY, 2014

Begins April 10, 2014
I Shall Be Near To You, by Erin Lindsay McCabe.
Publisher: Crown Publishers, N.Y. 2014

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Radio Made in Michigan
1:38 pm
Thu April 10, 2014

Current State #294 | April 10, 2014

Today on Current State: MSU legal scholars argue student-athletes are employees; spoken word artist Sarah Kay; new MSU project expected to help create thousands of Michigan jobs; and 'Latin is America' celebrates cultural collaboration.

Radio Made in Michigan
5:02 pm
Wed April 9, 2014

Current State #293 | April 9, 2014

Today on Current State: Enhancing the Michigan Prisoner Reentry Program; Youth Action Committee; "Mobile in Black and White" director Robert Gray; and the Capital City Film Festival.

Radio Made in Michigan
1:32 pm
Tue April 8, 2014

Current State #292 | April 8, 2014

Today on Current State: the McCutcheon ruling on campaign financing; how winter impacted Michigan fruit; and the push for local food in large institutions.

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Radio Made in Michigan
11:48 am
Mon April 7, 2014

Current State #291 | April 7, 2014

Today on Current State: prioritizing road repair; local poet publishes book; business leaders update Michigan turnaround plan; and working while in school.

Radio Made in Michigan
11:39 am
Sun April 6, 2014

Brahms Festival Live Concert Special - Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra

Michigan Theatre

Sat. Apr. 12 - 8pm - 90.5 WKAR | Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra live from the Michigan Theatre.

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