RadioACTive: April 29, 2020

  • April 29, 2020
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From China With Love: A Perspective of 'Reopening" amid Covid 19 with Utah native Terry Hurst, "Looking Up" author Michele L. Sullivan,  #QuarantineCocktails with City Weekly and Red Iguana Restaurant 

#QuarantineCocktails Ep17, featuring:

  • John Saltas of City Weekly, Utah's independent newspaper for 35 years and counting. 
  • Bill Coker of Red Iguana Restaurants shared their experience of closing and reopening curbside pick up and the overwhelming community support they have received. Coker offered up a toast with a glass of a Mescal called Bozal.

Michele L. Sulivan, Author of Looking Up: How a Different Perspective Turns Obstacles Into Advantages joined us to talk about her motivational new book and her efforts to influence people to embrace life from the opportunities that a different and even challenging perspective can provide. 

  • Sullivan was born with a rare form of dwarfism and rose to the ranks to become the first female president of Caterpillar Foundation. She is also co-creator of Together.Stronger, an organization that aims to unite businesses, nonprofits, government, and citizens to combine their strengths to alleviate poverty for millions of people worldwide.

Terry Hurst, a Utah native, activist, organizer and co-founder of Mestizo Institute for Culture and Arts as well as Mestizo Coffee House, shares his perspective of running a business in China during shut downs and the transition back to reopening.


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Tonight's RadioACTive team included:

  • Assoc. Producer/Host: Billy Palmer
  • Community Co-Host: Nick Burns
  • Exec. Producer: Lara Jones
  • Volunteer: Natalie Benoy