Catalyst Radio: Nathan Schneider on media, movements and building democracy into online platforms

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 10-11-2016 under OPINION

This week's interview is with Nathan Schneider, a scholar in residence of Media Studies at University of Colorado-Boulder. As a reporter who writes about religion, technology and resistance, his most current project - Platform Cooperativism - is...

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Give a pet their forever home and help Empty the Shelters on October 22

by (GRTV)

Submitted 10-05-2016 under NONPROFITS

In this week’s segment of GRTV’s NPO Showcase, Holly Kroeze from the BISSELL Pet Foundation discusses the importance of choosing adoption first when making the decision to give a pet a new home and how you can help empty local animal...

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Two-day Blue Bridge Music Festival to be a connecting point between visual art and sound

by (carly.schweppe)

Submitted 09-30-2016 under NEWS

The Blue Bridge Music Festival takes place this weekend on the historic blue foot bridge over the Grand River between Fulton and Pearl on Friday, September 30 and Saturday, October 1.  Quinn Mathews, station manager at WYCE and host of GR Live...

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Catalyst Radio: Actors' Theatre's new, thought-provoking season

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 09-16-2016 under LOCAL LIFE

Kyle Los, executive director of Actors' Theatre, shares the mission and vision of the theatre company - to bring West Michigan "entertaining, innovative, challenging and thought-provoking theatre." Kyle discusses the way they use...

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New WYCE station manager looks to bring cohesive sound to a world of music

by (Elizabeth Roger...)

Submitted 08-18-2016 under LOCAL LIFE

Quinn Mathews, part of the folk duo, Channing and Quinn, and radio host of GR Live is excited to bring his love of music to his new job as Station Manager at WYCE 88.1 FM. “I see this as being a music community ambassador through a radio...

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Catalyst Radio: WYCE station manager, Quinn Mathews

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 08-12-2016 under LOCAL LIFE

Quinn Mathews, new station manager of the community radio station WYCE, talks about how he ended up in Grand Rapids, his love for the local music community, and vision for the station moving forward. Quinn Mathews is also the creator and host of GR...

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Catalyst Radio: local connections to Syrian Conflict

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 05-20-2016 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   As Syrian-born Americans, Dr. Sam Attal and Dr. Mohammad Saleh have both played an important part in helping Syrians during this 5+ year uprising and...

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Catalyst Radio: How Girls on the Run empowers and educates through running

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 04-29-2016 under NONPROFITS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure. Girls on the Run is national initiative which inspires "girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which...

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New live, weekly radio show to showcase Grand Rapids' growing music scene

by (Carol Shirey)

Submitted 04-27-2016 under NEWS

Music fans are happy to know there’s a new way to find out about shows happening in the GR music scene. Local indy-folk artist Quinn Mathews loves the local music scene so much that he decided to make it even better. With a little help from...

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WYCE, listener supported radio station holds fund drive

by (breensea)

Submitted 04-21-2016 under NONPROFITS

“WYCE is all about taking people on musical adventures, it’s about the segue, and painting pictures with music.” Says Mark Gerard, WYCE Volunteer Programmer for 15 Years.   WYCE 88.1fm (A service of the Community Media Center...

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