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Democracy for Monroe County Hosts Monroe County Commission Debate

Last week, the organization Democracy for Monroe County hosted a debate featuring the Democratic candidates for an open seat on the Monroe County Commission. Audience members heard from three candidates: Amanda Barge, Rick Dietz, and John Whikehart. Among the many questions asked by moderator Scott Wells was a question regarding the coming expansion of I-69, and the benefits and disadvantages …

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Daily Local News – April 5, 2016

The Indiana Farm Bureau is pushing federal lawmakers to sign the Trans Pacific Partnership, or TPP; The Monroe County Commissioners are supporting day reporting programs for youth as an alternative to secure detention (jail?); The I-69 Development Partners Team has announced the closure of both northbound & southbound lanes on State Road 37 from That Road to Sample Road; In …

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Bring It On – April 4, 2016

Clarence Boone and Cornelius Wright welcome special guest Dr. Iris Rosa, who is a professor in Indiana University Bloomington’s Department of African American and African Diaspora Studies, and the Director of the African American Dance Company for over four decades. Rosa joins Bring It On to discuss the history of the African American Dance Company and their upcoming Spring Concert, …

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Daily Local News – April 4, 2016

Indiana University says it will not redo any of the sexual misconduct hearings performed under the supervision of former Associate Dean of Students, Jason Casares, who resigned after sexual misconduct charges; The Bloomington City Council may soon change the city’s rules related to demolition and demolition delay of historic structures; A  study from the Indiana Business Research Center shows that …

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No Bias Found in Sexual Misconduct Cases Heard by Dismissed Associate Dean of Students

Indiana University says it will not redo any of the sexual misconduct hearings performed under the supervision of Jason Casares, who resigned from the university in February after being publicly accused of sexual misconduct. Casares had been the Director of Student Ethics before he resigned. In a statement released this morning, the university said that former IU law professor Julia …

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Activate! Hoosier Hills Food Bank : The Peske Family


The Peske Family shares their experiences volunteering as as family at Hoosier Hills Food Bank, which provides over three million pounds of food annually throughout eight Indiana counties. Listen as Amy, Alex, Chrissy and Tom discuss some of what they’ve gained as a family volunteering together, and about the heightened awareness they have about the food scarcity faced by so …

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Late Indiana University Basketball Hall-Of-Famer Finds Friendship in Current Player

The Indiana University basketball Hall of Famer, Archie Dees, who led the 1957 and 1958 Men’s teams to Big Ten championships, passed away earlier today. Dees was the first player to ever win two Big Ten most valuable player awards, and he was inducted into the IU Athletics Hall of Fame in 1983. In recent years, Dees developed a friendship …

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Hola Bloomington – April 1, 2016

Hola Bloomington’s host Israel F Herrera and guests Josefina Carcamo y Ricardo Bello interview cast members Yaueku Migue, Antonio Bolivar and producer Cristina Gallego from the renowned film “Embrace of the Serpent.” The film will be presented at the IU Cinema during the 2016 Latina Film Festival and Conference. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:00:34 — 55.4MB)Subscribe: …

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Hola Bloomington – Desde los pasillos de la Academia

The Academy of Science and Entrepreneurship’s Spanish Club talk about what is going on with their club. On April 8th they will host their Noche Latina 5 p.m. -8 p.m. at the Academy of Science and Entrepreneurship. Join them for fun activities and food. This podcast segment was created and produced by El Club de Español, Advised by Janeth Carillo-Rivera. …

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bloomingOUT – Bloomington High School North GSA – March 31, 2016

In this episode of bloomingOUT, anchors Ryne Shadday and Jeff Poling interview Hannah, Isabel, June, and Emma – four members of Bloomington High School North’s Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA). This episode features music from Eli Lieb, Steve Grand, and Ellie Herring; as well as a new installment of our weekly series, “Open Doors.” CREDITS Anchors: Jeff Poling & Ryne Shadday “Open …

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