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Failure Lab

Shelley Irwin
May 1, 2013 | WGVU  Coming soon to GR, the Inaugural Failure Lab Performance, a diverse group of storytellers and entertainers brought together by a group of West Michigan business people.  This group aims to eliminate the fear of failure. 

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The Growth Center
  October 29, 2014  |  WGVU  We introduce you the The Growth Center, a new nonprofit organization focused on reaching out to the community and meeting the needs of diverse populations. Eva Lauchie and Board Member Nathaniel Glasper Jr. are our guests.    
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Pink in the Pews
  October 29, 2014  |  WGVU  We talk about Pink in the Pews, a program created to help raise awareness among minority populations about breast cancer. Cle Jackson with BCBS of Michigan is our guest.   
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Auto Reliability and Infotainment
  October 29, 2014  |  WGVU  Consumer Reports 2014 Annual Auto Reliability Survey finds Infotainment systems are a growing first year reliability plague. We talk about the findings.   
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The Growth Center's Tarence Lauchie
  October 29, 2014  |  WGVU  We have more talk on The Growth Center with the Founder/Executive Director Tarence Lauchie.   
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2015 Meijer LPGA
  October 29, 2014  |  WGVU  Dates are announced for the 2015 Meijer LPGA Classic, with excitement building for 2015 on the heels of a successful inaugural tournament. We talk about the plans.   
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Images of Adoption
  October 28, 2014  |  WGVU  We talk about adoption with guests from DA Blodgett-St Johns, as "Images of Adoption" will take place on November 6th, an opportunity to learn about becoming an adoptive parent.    
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The Michigan Humanities Council
  October 28, 2014  |  WGVU  The Michigan Humanities Council has just celebrated a milestone, their 40th anniversary. What is the mission of the council and what's in store for the future? Board Chair Steve Wilson joins us.   
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Tourist Talk
  October 28, 2014  |  WGVU  Tourist Talk, what to do and where to go over the next 30 days in Michigan with Promote Michigan's Dianna Stampfler.    
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Mary Jane Dockeray
  October 28, 2014  |  WGVU  We speak with the founder of Blandford Nature Center, Mary Jane Dockeray, her book is out, ‘Rock on, Lady.’    
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Lead Poisoning Awareness
  October 28, 2014  |  WGVU  We discuss the topic of Lead Poisoning with Kent County scoring high in one particular area code, especially when it comes to children. Paul Haan, Executive Director of Healthy Homes Coalition of West Michigan, joins us.   
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GRPS Happenings
  October 28, 2014  |  WGVU  Every month we put the spotlight on the Grand Rapids Public Schools, today's conversation is on school safety, the annual Turkey Trot, and the new “We Are GR” proud parents campaign.    
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Healthy Headlines
  October 27, 2014  |  WGVU  Healthy Headlines, monthly talking to experts from the Kent County Health Department. Today's conversation is on Ebola, Flu, Lung Cancer Awareness Month, and news from the animal shelter.    
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Children's Health with BCBS
  October 27, 2014  |  WGVU  It’s Part-2 of a series putting the spotlight on Children's Health, today discussing a Healthy Halloween with Sannon Oleksyk, registered dietician and healthy living adviser for Social Mission at Blue Cross, Blue Shield of Michigan.   
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Michigan Tax Conference
  October 27, 2014  |  WGVU  We talk taxes and the 2014 Michigan Tax Conference, coming in early November. Judy Trepeck of the MICPA joins us.   
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The Extreme Weather Survival Guide
  October 27, 2014  |  WGVU  Are you prepared for another season of extreme weather? National Geographic and Journalist Thomas Kostigen presents the book, ‘The Extreme Weather Survival Guide.’    
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Getting Green
  October 27, 2014  |  WGVU  Getting Green, every month talking about green topics with today's conversation on Sustainability at Grand Rapids Public Schools with spokesperson John Helmholdt and Kirsten Trovillion, USGBC Green School Fellow for GRPS.   
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Pigeon Creek Shakespeare Company
  October 27, 2014  |  WGVU  The Pigeon Creek Shakespeare Company is holding a Halloween fundraiser, described as an evening of Shakespeare's scenes, music, food and fun. Katherine Mayberry joins us to share the details.   
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  October 27, 2014  |  WGVU  Guests from Young Non-Profit Professionals Network join us. Today, the specifics of the upcoming Leadership Awards in early November. Keynote speaker Latesha Lipscomb is our guest.    
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World Affairs Council of Western Michigan
  October 27, 2014  |  WGVU  The World Affairs Council of Western Michigan continues its fall lecture series with the final conversation this Thursday night, "Energy Security as a Grand Strategy" with Dr. Sheila Ronis, National Defense University Workshop Facilitator. We speak with Dr. Ronis.   
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Your Biz, Your Town
  October 24, 2014  |  WGVU  Your Biz, Your Town, a monthly spotlight on organizations active in the community. Today we hear from guests in the PR business; Grand PR, PRSSA and PR for Good.   
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Alternatives in Motion
  October 24, 2014  |  WGVU  Guests are in on behalf of Alternatives in Motion. Its mission is to provide quality used wheelchair and routine wheelchair services. Today we talk about the upcoming AIM High Endurance Gala.   
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Success Comes in Every Color
  October 24, 2014  |  WGVU  We continue one of our newest segments, featuring GROW and the community partners. Today's conversation, "Success Comes in Every Color."   
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The Leffring Sisters
  October 24, 2014  |  WGVU  Don't miss the entertaining Leffring Sisters at Muskegon's Orchard View Auditorium Saturday night. Proceeds benefit the Orchard View Educational Foundation. We discuss the details.   
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The Story of Cancer
  October 24, 2014  |  WGVU  Weekly TMS focuses on cancer as part of a WETA national initiative leading up to the 2015 PBS Ken Burns documentary, The Story of Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies. This morning we speak with Tom Gribbin, MD, medical director, Mercy Health Lacks Cancer Center.   
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