Shelley Irwin


 Shelley hosts and produces The WGVU Morning Show from 9-11 a.m., featuring a wide variety of local and national newsmakers plus special features. Shelley also hosts the PBS Community Affairs programs Ask the Expert and Community Connection. She has been honored with five consecutive AWRT Gracie Allen Awards for Outstanding Individual Achievement as Program Host. Shelley is active in the community, and keeps busy in her spare time, including training for marathons and chasing after her two dogs.

Weekly we focus on the work of area organizations advancing inclusion and equity in our community. This morning we welcome Shannon Cohen, Founder and Principal of Shannon Cohen, Inc. here to talk about her new book, Tough Skin, Soft Heart, and upcoming #Rockstar Woman event. This weekly radio segment is part of a grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation. Joining the discussion is WGVU inclusion reporter, Michelle Jokisch Polo, and WGVU grant Writer, Steve Chappell.

Run for Sight.

15 hours ago

We talk about the annual Run for Sight. This event at Pere Marquette Park in Muskegon raises funds for the Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired.  Director Rick Stevens and Shoreline Vision's Jennifer Scofield join us this morning.

Nonprofit Navigation

15 hours ago
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Nonprofit Navigation with guests from the Johnson Center for Philanthropy. Today, the Center's Tamela Spicer and Coleen Davis from AIM discuss Executive Coaching.

Battle of the Gains

16 hours ago

We bring you Part two of a conversation about the hottest event in Summer.  We talk about the 3rd annual Battle of the Gains, proceeds benefiting Grand City Sports. Guests include founder Billy Gains and Board Members Ryan Kelley and Ashley Ward.

Library Lines

Aug 16, 2018
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Our monthly Library Lines with guests from the Grand Rapids Public Library.

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Humane Society of West Michigan

Breaking Mews and Pupdates with  guests in studio on behalf of the Humane Society of West Michigan. Today we meet Brownie and talk about Clear the Shelters and Dental Care with Trudy Ender.

Tech Talk

Aug 16, 2018
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Tech Talk, talking technology with guests on behalf of OST. Today, Hollie Blagg discusses the Modern Data Center.

MI Titanium

Aug 16, 2018

Watch for the athletes in Plainfield Township this Weekend. Race Directors Ann and Andy Vidro discuss the MI Titanium with us this morning.

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American Heart Association

The American Heart Association is on a mission to cut down sugar in the diet. We talk about the Sugary Drink campaign with Cindy Bouma and Teri Battaglieri.


Aug 16, 2018
Camp Manitou Lin
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Guests from the YMCA  are here to talk about Camp Manitou Lin. Bill Hinton, Georg Carlo, Allie Parton and Gareth Walden join us.