The WGVU Morning Show

Secretary of State

May 11, 2021

 Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson returns to TMS to talk all things service driven agenda plus branch operations changes.

 We discuss the Heartside Mural Project, Julia Ervin from the Dwelling Place discusses this community partnership, leading a mural project in Heartside this summer.

 Guests from Lighthouse Immigrant Advocates join in, ED Eva Alexander and Fund Development Officer Julia Fulton talk about the organization's mission and goals, to bring social and economic stability to West Michigan Communities.

Naturally Speaking

May 11, 2021
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  Naturally Speaking, today's topic: forestry, with Coordinator of Urban and Community Forestry Kevin Sayers, DNR.

Wellness At Work

May 11, 2021
The McCahill Group
The McCahill Group

Wellness at Work, today Registered Dietician Nutritionist Wendy Brookhouse with the McCahill Group discusses fresh vegetables and fruits over the summer months. How to best choose well?

Big League Dreams

May 11, 2021

A new podcast is out that focuses upon Dreams: Big League Dreams. We talk to Zak Gonzalez about the details of this show about fulfilling dreams and taking to the next level.

 The Gerald R Ford International Airport presents an 18 page report themed A Clear Path Forward, talking today with CEO Torrance A Richardson about the just released 2020 Flight Plan.

Demagogue: The Life and Long Shadow of Senator Joe McCarthy is now out in paperback, best selling author Larry Tye with conversation about the most definitive biography, a man who rose and fell with terrifying swiftness.

The Last Fallen Star

May 10, 2021

Author Graci Kim blends Korean mythology into an empowering adventure. The Last Fallen Star is about an adopted Korean-American girl who discovers her heritage and her magic. We talk to Graci.

 The Audacity of Sara Grayson is an inspirational read, a story of courage to create a driving force. We talk to author Joani Elliot.


  Podcaster of Women Mind the Water Pam Ferris-Olson shares her trailblazers who care about the environment, plus tips on caring for the earth with key examples of true passion.

The Wealth Hoarders

May 10, 2021

 The author of The Wealth Hoarders: How Billionaires Pay Millions to Hide Trillions, Chuck Collins, answering the question how is industry creating hereditary dynasties of wealth and power.


 Weekly we focus on the work of area individuals and organizations advancing equity in our community. This morning we welcome Minnie Morey, executive director of the West Michigan Asian American Association. Joining the discussion is WGVU Grants Manager Steve Chappell. This weekly segment is part of a grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation.

Eco Insider

May 7, 2021

 Eco Insider, guests from WMEAC discuss the environment. Today we talk to Liz Kirkwood, ED, FLOW, For the Love of Water.

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  We catch up with the Annis Water Resources Institute's Dr. Alan Steiman, points today include summer interns at AWRI, Groundwater initiatives, plus AL on GMA.