Catalyst Radio

Catalyst Radio is the weekly public affairs radio program of Community Media Center, with multiple hosts. The program is a feature of WYCE and The Rapidian and includes interviews with organizations and people working on social change and community support. The program examines media and free speech issues, and takes a look at the behind-the-scenes of Rapidian reporting. You can catch it on air at noon every Friday on WYCE 88.1 FM or streaming on the Grand Rapids Community Media Center Website. Past Catalyst Radio episodes are archived onThe Rapidian. If interested in being on Catalyst Radio, call Cassie at 459-4788 x 109.


Episode 111: Rapidian Recap July 2018

The Rapidian Managing Editor Kiran Sood Patel and Community Engagement Specialist Elizabeth Rogers Drouillard discuss recent article highlights that can be found at Aired 2018-07-20.

Episode 110: Movimiento Cosecha

Host Jessica Young speaks with Jose Jimendez and Sergio Cira from Movimiento Cosecha GR, a peaceful movement that is fighting for dignity, respect, and permanent protection for immigrants in the United States. The group is working for an end to Kent County's contract with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Aired 2018-07-13.