© 2024 Michigan State University Board of Trustees
Public Media from Michigan State University
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations
0000017b-01f0-d19f-ab7b-19f504c50002A mobile storytelling project from WKAR Current State, Residential College in the Arts and Humanities at MSU, and community partners.

Current State for Oct. 6-7, 2018

Top left: researcher looking at Great Lakes Water for plastics; Top right: Ernest Green; Center right: Cheyna Roth; Lower left: Bird Scooter; Lower right: MSU Student Wisnu Raja

On this edition of Current State: New pipeline protection plans; Bird Scooters land on sidewalks & impound lots; MSU students rally for Indonesia; Little Rock Nine member Ernest Green; Studying political polarization 1973-now; Plastics in our Great Lakes; dental health and a Jackson teacher's "Random Act of Kindness."


New Plan For the Future of Line 5 - reported by Cheyna Roth

Bird Scooters land in East Lansing - reported by Honda Carter & Tatianna Hemphill

Indonesian Students at MSU Raise Money For Earthquake Battered Homeland

Ernest Green Talks About His Role In History, President Obama & MSU Surviving Nassar

Political Polarization 1973-Present with MSU professor Zachary Neal

Beer, Drinking Water & Fish: Tiny Plastic in the Great Lakes - reported by Christopher Joyce

How Your Oral Health Affects Your Whole Body - reported by Serving Up Science Team

Pop-Up Stories Storyteller Learns Kindness from Students

Thu., Oct. 25,6:30pmat theHerbert-Herman Cancer Center| So many of us have been touched by cancer in some way.

As part of WKAR’s next public storytelling event, we invite you to tell a short story either about your own battle or how someone else’s impacted you.

If you want to sign up to tell a story, or request additional information or assistance for persons with disabilities, please email Laura Michels at michel59@wkar.org.

Related Content
Journalism at this station is made possible by donors who value local reporting. Donate today to keep stories like this one coming. It is thanks to your generosity that we can keep this content free and accessible for everyone. Thanks!