Earlene McMichael http://wmuk.org en WestSouthwest August 18, 2014 http://wmuk.org/post/westsouthwest-august-18-2014 <p></p><p>This edition of WestSouthwest is a rebroadcast of a special program on adult illiteracy.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 04:01:00 +0000 Gordon Evans & Earlene McMichael 16326 at http://wmuk.org WestSouthwest August 18, 2014 WSW: Meet "The Three Doctors" http://wmuk.org/post/wsw-meet-three-doctors <p>A boyhood vow that three inner-city youngsters made to help each other succeed led to the trio all reaching their goal of becoming medical doctors or dentists. Along the way they also became New York <em>Times</em>-bestselling authors. Now Derek Jeter’s <a href="http://derekjeter.mlb.com/players/jeter_derek/index.jsp">Turn 2 Foundation</a> brings their timely message of using teamwork to solve problems to Kalamazoo on Wednesday, July 30. It's part of its “Re2pect Your Community” event.</p> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:14:20 +0000 Earlene McMichael 16122 at http://wmuk.org WSW: Meet "The Three Doctors" WSW: Remembering Author Walter Dean Myers http://wmuk.org/post/wsw-remembering-author-walter-dean-myers <p></p><p></p><p>Last year Walter Dean Myers came to Kalamazoo as part of a cross-country tour to promote literacy among young people.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:05:20 +0000 Gordon Evans & Earlene McMichael 15672 at http://wmuk.org WSW: Remembering Author Walter Dean Myers WSW: Wiping Out Adult Illiteracy http://wmuk.org/post/wsw-wiping-out-adult-illiteracy <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span><a href="http://www.kalamazooliteracy.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Kalamazoo Adult Literacy Council </a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">says not being able to read is an invisible impairment -- or at least one easy to conceal.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 20 May 2014 11:37:19 +0000 Gordon Evans & Earlene McMichael 14450 at http://wmuk.org WSW: Wiping Out Adult Illiteracy A 'Theater on Wheels' Rolls Tuskegee Airmen Exhibit into Battle Creek http://wmuk.org/post/theater-wheels-rolls-tuskegee-airmen-exhibit-battle-creek <p></p><p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Tuskegee Airmen have been the subject of movies on the small and big screens, but still not everyone knows their importance to America.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:07:28 +0000 Earlene McMichael 13631 at http://wmuk.org A 'Theater on Wheels' Rolls Tuskegee Airmen Exhibit into Battle Creek