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Homer Baseball
7:30 am
Wed January 22, 2014

WestSouthwest: Remembering a baseball "odyssey"

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WestSouthwest with Jeff Karzen

    

In 2008, writer Jeff Karzen's book about the Homer High School baseball team was published. 

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ENIAC programmers
9:48 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

WestSouthwest: Women at the beginning of the computer age

Jean Jennings Bartik in 1946
Credit Photo provided by Tim Bartik

WestSouthwest with Tim Bartik and Kathy Kleiman

The ENIAC project, launched shortly after World War II, is seen as a key moment in the beginning of the computer age. 

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Communities in Schools
9:29 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

WestSouthwest: Communities in Schools looks to eliminate barriers to education

Pam Kingery (left) and Carolyn H. Williams
Credit Kalamazoo Communities in Schools

WestSouthwest with Pam Kingery and Carolyn H. Williams

    

Kalamazoo Communities in Schools has launched a three-year, $4.5-million campaign to fund its operations. 

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Money in politics
8:34 am
Wed January 8, 2014

WestSouthwest: Campaign finance in Michigan

State Capitol - file photo
Credit Melissa Benmark / WKAR

WestSouthwest with Rich Robinson

Governor Rick Snyder signed legislation in late December that increases the limits on contributions to political campaigns. 

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WMU Future
7:35 am
Wed January 8, 2014

WestSouthwest: Western Michigan University President John Dunn expects major developments in 2014

Western Michigan University's new medical school
Credit Western Michigan University

 

WestSouthwest with John Dunn

Western Michigan University President John Dunn sat down with WMUK's Gordon Evans Kalamazoo Gazette reporter Yvonne Zipp for the first time in the new year. 

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