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Spotlight on the News: COVID-19, Albion Coll., ACLU MI.; James Wilson, Mauri Ditzler & Dan Korobkin

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Posted at 3:06 PM, May 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-03 14:30:08-04

WXYZ DETROIT — On Sunday, May 3, Spotlight on the News will focus on the race to find a vaccine to protect humans from the COVID-19 virus. Noted University of Pennsylvania scientist Dr. James M. Wilson grants Spotlight his first Detroit television interview on why his lab was picked to search for a cure. We'll also talk to Albion College President Mauri Ditzler about the school's Michigan Promise Scholarship Program and Albion's connection to Dr. Wilson. And how has the ACLU of Michigan been impacted by the Coronavirus? Legal Director Dan Korobkin will tell us.

Spotlight on the News, now in its 55th season, is Michigan's longest-running weekly news and public affairs television program. It airs every Sunday at 10:00 a.m. on WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 in Detroit and 11:30 a.m. on 23.1 WKAR-HD in East Lansing.