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.

School Talk

Aug 27, 2015

School Talk, every month featuring a local school district. Today our guest is Thomas DeJonge, Superintendent of Grand Rapids Christian Schools

The Boy Scouts

Aug 27, 2015

Boy Scouts join us in studio. We speak with Mom and Cub Master Melissa Wright and her son Leland. The sales of popcorn and the season is well underway. 

City Beat

Aug 27, 2015

City Beat, where to go and what to do this weekend  in West Michigan with the Managing Editor of Grand Rapids Magazine Marty Primeau.

Eat Dirt Mud Run

Aug 27, 2015

This Saturday, West Michigan families and friends will be messy and muddy, all due to the Eat Dirt Mud Run. We discuss the run with race director Jeff Eckart.

All About Women

Aug 27, 2015

All About Women, a monthly conversation with OB Gyn Dr. Robyn Hubbard on women’s health topics.

WGVU Explorers

Aug 27, 2015
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The WGVU Explorers now have spaces now available for the British Isles tour next month. We talk about this and more with Explorers in studio.

Food Forum

Aug 26, 2015

Food Forum, our monthly conversation on food and wine pairing and more


Aug 26, 2015

We discuss the book ‘Brainstorm: The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain,’ with internationally acclaimed bestselling author Dr. Daniel Siegel.

National Dog Day

Aug 26, 2015

Today is National Dog Day so let's talk about it with those who serve local dogs. Humane Society of West Michigan’s Tammy Hagedorn joins us.

Acme Cider Company

Aug 26, 2015

A Kickstarter is in the making, helping to bring a dream to a reality. David Winick with Acme Cider Company joins us to talk about his work.