On Friday Novermber 14, Indiana University hosted an expert discussion of the Ebola Crisis. The event centered on the behavior of the Ebola virus, the sociocultural factors of the affected areas, and the political ramifications of the outbreak. Speakers included David Fidler of the Maurer School of Law, Richard Hardy of the Department of Biology, Lauren MacLean of the Department of Political Science, Samuel Obeng of the African Studies Program, and M. Aaron Sayegh with the School of Public Health. This program was recorded on location in Maurer Hall by WFHB correspondent Marta Shockett for Standing Room Only, on WFHB.
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Host Doug Storm is joined by Jen Maher, Rasul Mowatt and Justin Garcia a second time to try to figure out how to talk about rape, sexual violence and sexual privilege, all of which seem cultural prerogatives for white males in the United States. The show focuses on “Affirmative Consent” laws and the responsibility of the institutions which “look the other” way or actively promote binge alcohol consumption.
Jen Maher, a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Gender Studies at Indiana University.
Justin Garcia, Director of Education & Research Training at The Kinsey Institute and Assistant Professor in the Department of Gender Studies at Indiana University.
Rasul Mowatt, Associate Professor in the School of Public Health.
Host & Producer: Doug Storm
Board Engineer: Jonathan Richardson
Social Media: Carissa Barrett
Executive Producer: Alycin Bektesh
Today on the Top Stories of 2014: Trouble in University Courts, City Council member Chris Sturbaum joins Alycin and Joe in the studio to discuss a controversy over Indiana University’s plans for the University Courts neighborhood.
The Top Stories of 2014 is a special production of WFHB News, looking back on the stories that define the year in news. From deer to development, education to equality, national issues became local, and Indiana worked to set itself apart. The Top Stories of 2014 is produced by Alycin Bektesh and Joe Crawford.
William Hosea and Clarence Boone welcome Leila Randle.
On tonight’s show, William and Clarence welcome Bring It On contributor Leila Randle, a.k.a. the “Savvy Sistah of Shopping!”. She stops by to to help our viewers get creative with their gift giving and ways to spend more wisely while navigating the final few days of the holiday shopping frenzy.
Headline news and local calendar events of interest to the African-American community.
Hosts: William Hosea and Clarence Boone
Bring It On! is produced by Clarence Boone
Executive Producer Alycin Bektesh
Our News Editor is Michael Nowlin
Our Board Engineer is Chris Martin
Los locutores de HOLA Bloomington Maria Auxiliadora Viloria y Minerva Sosa entrevistan a profesores de la Universidad de Indiana: Patrick Dove, Peter Guardino y John H. McDowell sobre la violencia en México y la controversia de la desaparición de 43 estudiantes de Ayotzinapa.
Hola Bloomington’s hosts Maria Auxiliadora Viloria and Minerva Sosa interview Indiana University professors Patrick Dove, Peter Guardino and John H. McDowell on violence in Mexico and the controversy of the disappearance of 43 Mexican students from Ayotzinapa.
This week, our hosts Jeff Jewel and Jeff Poling interviewed president of Indy Pride, Chris Morehead. Chris Morehead talked about the history of the organization as well as Winter Pride. Our music was “I’m Still Hot” by Luciana (Feat. Betty White), a featured performer at Indy’s Winter Pride. We also heard from Nick Tumino in his weekly segment, First Year Out. This week we also heard from attendees at the Transgender Day of Remembrance at IU.
Hosts Jeff Jewel, Jeff Poling
News Director Ryne Shadday
Producer Olivia Davidson
Executive Producer Alycin Bektesh
Script Coordinator Hayley Bass
Engineer Carissa Barrett
In 2007, a former CIA interrogator asserted that the tactic known as water boarding was effective in shaking potentially life-saving information from terrorists. Fast forward seven years, and the U.S. Faces criticism from the United Nations as well as other countries whom the U.S. Has criticized for human rights violations after a Senate report was released detailing torture techniques used after the September 11th attacks. Notably, The Senate report concluded CIA interrogation tactics were ineffective and often too brutal and could incite attacks and endanger the lives of American hostages held by Islamic militants. Voices in the Street spoke with people seven years ago about how they felt on this issue.
In the wake of national unrest regarding police action killings of unarmed black men, Bloomington Police Chief Mike Diekoff reached out to the local chapter of the NAACP and the Bloomington Commission on the Status of Black Males to talk to community leaders about strengthen communication between police and citizens. Today, we hear from Chief Diekoff about community engagement issues, for today’s feature report.
The Bloomington City Council won’t vote on new regulations for food trucks until early next year. After weeks of debate about the rules, the Council voted December 10th to postpone a decision. Council member Andy Ruff was the first to suggest a delay;The Ellettsville Plan Commission is making progress on an ordinance targeting what officials called perpetual garage sales;Ellettsville is finally about to finish buying the land it needs to build a pedestrian trail downtown;
In the wake of national unrest regarding police action killings of unarmed black men, Bloomington Police Chief Mike Diekoff reached out to the local chapter of the NAACP and the Bloomington Commission on the Status of Black Males to talk to community leaders about strengthen communication between police and citizens. Today, we hear from Chief Diekoff about community engagement issues, for today’s
VOICES IN THE STREET
This week on the Voices in the Street: “Torture: The U.S. Government’s
Controversial Interrogation Methods”
Anchors: Scott Weddle, Carolyn VandeWiele
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Today’s headlines were written by Susan Northleaf
Along with Joe Crawford for CATSweek, a partnership with Community Access
Our feature was produced by Taylor Telford
Voices in the Street was produced by Kelly Wherley,
Our engineer today was Jose Rodriguez
Our theme music is provided by the Impossible Shapes.
Editor is Drew Daudelin, Executive Producer is Alycin Bektesh