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Catalyst Radio: Startup Weekend an incubator for business ideas

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Submitted 01-18-2013 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW In this episode of Catalyst Radio we learn about Startup Weekend -- an event that kicks off tonight in downtown Grand Rapids for anyone who has an...

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Catalyst Radio: Viget relaunches as Grand Rapids' city wiki

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Submitted 01-11-2013 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW In this episode of Catalyst Radio we hear from organizers of the Grand Rapids – focused wiki website viget.org. George Wietor and Jonathan Pichot...

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Catalyst Radio: Youth Recording Arts Academy learns skills at Mackinaw Harvest Studios

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Submitted 01-04-2013 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW In this episode of Catalyst Radio we learn about the Youth Recording Arts Academy, a collaboration between Mackinaw Harvest Music Studios and Community...

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Catalyst Radio: The Spoke Folks a cooperative community bike shop

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Submitted 12-28-2012 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW For this episode of Catalyst Radio we learn about the local new bicycle cooperative The Spoke Folks. Jay Niewiek and Keean Mansour join us in studio to...

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Catalyst Radio: Wealthy Theatre campaign for sustainability has strong history

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Submitted 12-21-2012 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure. INTERVIEW We focus on the Wealthy Theatre Centennial Campaign on this episode of Catalyst Radio.Rebecca Smith-Hoffman, local historian, and Theatre Director Erin Wilson...

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Catalyst Radio: Planned Parenthood's Lunquist shares experience of 38 years on the job

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Submitted 12-14-2012 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure. INTERVIEW We are joined in studio in this episode of Catalyst Radio by Jan Lunquist, vice president of Education and Leadership Development at Planned Parenthood of West...

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Catalyst Radio: GR mayor tells how new city policy is addressing wage theft

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Submitted 12-03-2012 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW In this episode of Catalyst Radio we explore the issue of wage theft – where workers are not paid all of their wages due. Hear Grand Rapids Mayor...

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"Salmagundi: calm seas" Friday at Wealthy Theatre - live modern dance, music and film

by (DITA)

Submitted 11-08-2012 under NONPROFITS

Artists from Ann Arbor to Nebraska are collaborating with their counterparts in Grand Rapids, live on stage at Wealthy Theatre on Friday, for"Salmagundi: calm seas" - the fourth annual fall concert by Dance in the Annex (DITA). This event...

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Youth celebrate love of art with animation

by (Peg Treegarden)

Submitted 10-18-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

This summer, the Community Media Center’s youth animation camp partnered with ASIFA/Central to participate in a unique collaborative international animation project. We worked in tandem along with other youth in countries around the world. The...

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Catalyst Radio: Mary Ullmer remaking her career as a journalist

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Submitted 10-12-2012 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW In this episode of Catalyst Radio we visit with local journalist Mary Ullmer. Ullmer was most recently sports editor for The Grand Rapids Press,...

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