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State of University
6:40 am
Fri October 4, 2013

State of University, Academic Convocation at WMU Friday

John Dunn - file photo
Credit WMUK

Western Michigan University will hold its annual academic convocation on Friday and President John Dunn will give the annual "State of the University" address. 

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Low income housing
8:49 am
Thu October 3, 2013

National housing advocate in Kalamazoo

Home in Atlantic City, New Jersey - file photo
Credit The Associated Press

Interview with Sheila Crowley

    

The President of the National Low Income Housing Coalition hopes for a quick end to the shutdown of the federal government. 

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History
6:53 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

Michigan women honored in Hall of Fame

Sandy Soifer in the Michigan Women's Hall of Fame
Credit Nancy Camden

  About 160 women have been honored in the Michigan Women’s Hall of Fame and about a dozen of them are from the Kalamazoo area.

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Fine Art
6:45 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

Yoga instructor makes mosaics out of CDs

Credit Jerry Givens

Remember all of those old AOL discs you used to get in the mail? Artist Jerry Givens wishes he had more of them. Givens makes mosaics out of cut up CDs. At today’s Kalamazoo Art Hop, his art will be at Sangha Yoga where Givens is general manager.

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Local Music
5:42 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

On Benjamin Britten: a conversation with Raymond Harvey

Conductor Raymond Harvey
Credit raymondharvey.net

Raymond Harvey, music director of the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra, recently spoke with WMUK's Cara Lieurance about the life and music of composer Benjamin Britten. 

Born 100 years ago in the British coastal town of Lowestoft, Britten's music is the focus of The World of... Benjamin Britten which will be presented by the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra on Sunday, Oct. 6. Raymond Harvey narrates and conducts the concert.

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