The Rapidian


In studio: Douglas Dooley, music reporter for The Rapidian

Submitted 07-02-2010 under NONPROFITS

In studio this week is Douglas Dooley of The Rapidian. Doug has contributed the majority of The Rapidian's music reviews, specializing in the hip hop scene.


Using neighborhood news bureaus to strengthen links

Submitted 06-29-2010 under OPINION


In studio: Friends of Grand Rapids Parks

Submitted 06-25-2010 under NONPROFITS

In a recent 10-day campaign, Friends successfully raised $175,000 to finance three public pools' operations over the summer. One of Friends' upcoming project is working with middle schoolers to do a t


Making the most of weekly story pitches

Submitted 06-22-2010 under OPINION


In studio: Habitat for Humanity Kent County

Submitted 06-18-2010 under NONPROFITS

Christopher shares Habitat for Humanity's plans to build 13 net-zero houses on Wealthy Street. "Net zero" means the houses will produce as much energy as they use in the form of natural ventilation, s


In studio - Matthew Altena, amateur boxing reporter

Submitted 06-11-2010 under NONPROFITS

Matt covers the amateur boxing beat in Grand Rapids with regular blow-by-blow descriptions and profiles from the boxing community.


In studio: GVSU Ghana Nsu - Clean Water Initiative

Submitted 06-04-2010 under NONPROFITS

In two weeks, Uma will be traveling to Ghana with 30 water filters manufactured by local company Cascade Engineering to install in a village that's downstream from at least one chemical plant. Tune in


Tobacco Free Partners joins the world of Social Media

Submitted 06-02-2010 under NONPROFITS


In studio: D. A. Blodgett - St. John's

Submitted 05-28-2010 under NONPROFITS

This week, Catalyst Radio speaks with Sharon Loughridge, executive director of D.A. Blodgett - St. John's.


What to look out for before publishing

Submitted 05-25-2010 under OPINION