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7:54 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

LHI Live: Pianist Ahmed Anzaldua and the music of Mompou

Ahmed Anzaldua
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Ahmed Anzaldúa recently joined Cara Lieurance at WMUK in the Takeda performance studio to play music of one of his favorite composers: Federico Mompou.

Before becoming a pianist, Mr. Anzaldúa was a trumpet player enrolled in medical school in Mexico. He relates the story of how he began to play piano and eventually became a graduate student at Western Michigan University, where he studies piano with Silvia Roederer and conducting with Kimberly Dunn Adams.

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Sports
6:21 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

Men's Roller Derby Completes Killamazoo's Fierce Family

The Kalamazoo Men's Roller Derby Team practicing at Roller World
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The Kalamazoo Men’s Roller Derby team will hold their first official game Saturday night against London, Ontario.

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WestSouthwest
9:04 am
Wed May 28, 2014

WestSouthwest - May 28th, 2014

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WestSouthwest for May 28th, 2014

The Democratic candidate for Congress in Michigan's 6th Congressional District joins us, and we discuss a study on Michigan's foster care system. 

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Foster Care
8:53 am
Wed May 28, 2014

WSW: Study Finds Racial Disparities in Michigan's Foster System

Class of Seita Scholars at Western Michigan University
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WestSouthwest with Paul Elam

The report by the Michigan Race Equity Coalition finds minority children are more likely to live in families investigated for abuse and neglect. 

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Election 2014
8:16 am
Wed May 28, 2014

WSW: Democratic Candidate Says Upton No Longer a Moderate

Paul Clements
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WestSouthwest with Paul Clements

    

Western Michigan University Professor Paul Clements says climate change is one of the major issues that convinced him to challenge Congressman Fred Upton. 

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