Wayne State University President M. Roy Wilson talks with Stephen about the many changes coming to the campus this fall due to the COVID-19 pandemic. He also gives an update on minority enrollment and graduation rates at the university. Plus, this is the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, and the pandemic has tempered the milestone celebration. Lori Hill-Sanders of the Disability Network Wayne County Detroit talks about the services and assistance her organization is providing to people with disabilities during the public health crisis. And, One Detroit’s Will Glover gets details on a play about Detroit’s Black Bottom neighborhood that’s coming together at Plowshares Theatre Company.
Stephen Henderson is the Founding Editor of BridgeDetroit, and a former writer and editor for the Detroit Free Press, Baltimore Sun and Chicago Tribune. Winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Commentary,... More by Stephen Henderson