The WGVU Morning Show

President Thomas Haas

Aug 31, 2015
GVSU President Tom Haas
Courtesy photo / Grand Valley State University

GVSU's President Thomas Haas stops by the WGVU Morning Show for his annual commentary on his vision for the upcoming academic year.

Two pioneer organizations in the field of early childhood education team up to serve the community. We talk about Camp Fire West Michigan 4C with CEO Gayle Orange.

PNC Bank and ArtPrize

Aug 31, 2015

PNC Bank and ArtPrize have teamed up in a unique way. We speak with PNC’s Regional VP and guests from ArtPrize on the details.

Lisa Ellens, Advocacy Coordinator at the Area Agency on Aging West Michigan joins us to talk about Dementia Friendly Grand Rapids.

There's a new Michigan History Magazine for Kids that teaches the history of all Michigan's peoples. We talk to guests on behalf of the Historical Society of Michigan and this new educational tool.

The Rx Run

Aug 31, 2015

Don't miss the RX run, a run designed to help raise public awareness of the many benefits that exercise has on our mental health. Organizers join us.

Run for Sight

Aug 31, 2015

ABVI and Shoreline Vision team up once again for their annual Labor Day fundraising project “Run for Sight.” We discuss with those involved.

Diaper Drive

Aug 31, 2015

A Diaper Drive is right around the corner, a benefit for Catholic Charities West Michigan. The event is held Sept in Muskegon. We discuss with Nora McKee.

Bissell Pet Foundation logo
Bissell Pet Foundation / Bissell

The Bissell Pet Foundation's Cathy Bissell joins us this morning.  The foundation is a national and local resource for animal shelters. 

Decadent Dogs

Aug 28, 2015

We’re joined by Roxanne Leder, owner of Decadent Dogs in South Haven.  She talks about the local businesses that have a huge effect on animal rescue efforts.