Indigenous Knowledge and Sustainability

Erika Bailey-Johnson, Sustainability Director at Bemidji State University, presented Indigenous Knowledge and Sustainability this week at the Grand Rapids Area Library for their Library Program series. The presentation was focused on indigenous wisdom versus the current state of modern society and environment.

From the ICTV Archives

Each Saturday afternoon at 3:00pm, ICTV plays programs from the archives on the Public Access Channel. Coming up on Saturday, March 17, we will be replaying two Grand Rapids Area Library programs: “She Looks Just Like You,” followed by “Chemistry and Chemicals in the Home.” The following week, March 24, will feature: “E-I-E-I Oops! Murphy Elementary 1st and 2nd Grade,” and “Stone Soup Murphy Elementary 3rd and 4th Grade,” both from May of 2012. Keep an eye on ICTV’s schedule to see what’s coming out of the archive next.

The Return on Investment of Implementing a Traffic Safety Culture

Kimberly Johnson and Lt. Jason Engeldinger from Toward Zero Deaths made a presentation Monday to the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce about the current state of affair of distracted driving. As traffic increases on the road, so does texting, cell-phone use and other attention grabbing distractions present. What is happening and what can be done about it? Watch to find out.