The WGVU Morning Show


Weekly we focus on the work of area organizations and individuals advancing inclusion and equity in our community. This morning we welcome Maleika Joubert Brown, Director of Equity and Inclusion with Grand Rapids Public Schools, where the student population represents 55 countries with 54 different languages spoken. Joining the discussion is WGVU grant writer, Steve Chappell, project director of WGVU’s grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation in the area of racial equity.

Take Steps Walk

May 26, 2017

We talk about the Crohn's and Colitis Take Steps Walk coming the 3rd of June.  Mary Cline joins us with all the details about the upcoming fundraiser.

For a Better Us

May 26, 2017

For a Better You, guests in studio on behalf of the YMCA. Guests today including Lisa Lea, Nicole Maag and Donna Messina, discussing a unique collaboration between the young and young at heart.

Al Van Humane Society

May 26, 2017
Al-Van Humane Society

Al Van Humane Society is in the middle of the pet nation contest and asks for your vote. We talk about this center on the way to raising funds for a new adoption center. Lisa Galdikas is our guest.

Your Biz, Your Town

May 26, 2017

Your Biz, Your Town, with guests today from Great Lakes Scrip Center, Schaendorf Cattle Co, GR Pride and Environ-Decon.


Entrepreneur Insider with  guests on behalf GROW. Today, GROW's Bonnie Nawara with GRNOW's CJ DeVries discuss business challenges and celebrations.

MPower Your Life

May 26, 2017
The McCahill Group

Mpower your life with words from Peaches McCahill. Every month we guide you through opportunities to shine at your best, with May's discussion:10 ways to "Poise."

Nutrient Nook

May 26, 2017

Nutrient Nook, monthly putting the spotlight on wellness and eating, with guests in from GV Health Plan and cool students sharing their health tips from Vanguard Charter Academy.

Blandford Enchanted

May 25, 2017

We continue a conversation on Blandford Enchanted, A Magical Weekend for West Michigan families. Nick and Laura Schultz from the Grand Rapids Ballet and Grand Rapids Symphony's Leanne join us.

Design Thinking

May 25, 2017

Design Thinking, putting the spotlight on Design. John Berry joins us today to talk more about the Design Thinking Academy.