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.

ArtPrize /

We talk ArtPrize 9 and its Education angle. Art Prize’s Becca Guyette and PNC Regional President Sean Welsh join us.

When the Bough Breaks

Sep 15, 2017

A documentary film screening Monday will shed light on postpartum depression. We talk to Midwife Sara Badger about the Wealthy Theatre showing of When the Bough Breaks.

Non-Profit Navigation

Sep 15, 2017

Guests from The Johnson Center join in to discuss their happenings, our NonProfit Navigation. Matthew Downey is here to discuss the latest in programming. / Institute for Public Policy and Social Research, MSU

We talk about an event happening today. MPLP is on the road to Engage GR. The Michigan Leadership Political Program holds a roundtable conversation with those interested in running for office. We talk about it with Matt Grossman.

Religion 101

Sep 15, 2017
Kaufman Interfaith Institute

Religion 101 with guests on behalf of the Kaufmann Interfaith Institute. Today's discussion, partnerships with area mosques and Islamic center, campus interns, and upcoming events. Kyle Kooyers and Zahabia Ahmed-Usmani join us.

CCPS Community Connections, putting the spotlight every month on the College of Community and Public Service at GVSU. Today  we speak with Associate Dean Dr. Paul Stansbie, reflecting on the past 2 years.

The Most Reverend Bishop Walkowiak announces a new strategic plan for Catholic Schools. We talk about "Catholic Schools: Bridging Faith and Future,” with the Bishop and Superintendent Dave Faber.

Art of the Table hosts Iron Fish Distillery for a tasting today. We talk to the Andersons with Iron Fish and Amy Ruis with Art of the Table.

Farms are the Tapas

Sep 14, 2017

We speak with guests from Ottawa County on the topic of farmland preservation and its economic contribution.  We talk about  the event Farms are the Tapas with guests in studio.

Meijer Gardens: Rodin

Sep 14, 2017
Meijer Gardens /

Frederik Mejier Gardens Fall Exhibition celebrates Rodin and the contemporary figurative tradition. Curator Joe Becherer joins us to talk about it.