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Firehouse Follies – “Negotiating The Santa Clause”

The Winter 2015 Firehouse Follies, “Negotiating the Santa Clause,” was performed on Dec. 13 in the Waldron Auditorium. Special musical guest was Chicago singer/songwriter Michael Peter Smith, and the show also featured the WFHB Gospel Gurlz and our band the Firehouse Rounders. We presented a brief history of the building known as the Ivy Tech Waldron Arts Center, celebrating its 100th year, and also went …

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Interchange – The Matter of Black Lives on Interchange in 2015

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Interchange reviews 2015 with a specific look at the programs which detailed the history and present moment of Black lives in the United States of America. We can’t offer highlights from all of these so there are links for you to go to the full programs below. The programs excerpted tonight feature Rhiannon Giddens, Amrita Myers, Amira Davis, Gerald Horne, …

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Top Stories of 2015: A New Mayor in Town

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WFHB is counting down the 10 most significant stories of 2015 as they were reported by our team of more than a hundred citizen journalists. Number 7 on our countdown is “A New Mayor in Town.” All the top elected positions in Bloomington were up for grabs this year – elections were held to select the mayor and all nine …

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Top Stories of 2015: Hospital Headaches

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WFHB is counting down the 10 most significant stories of 2015 as they were reported by our team of more than a hundred citizen journalists. Number 8 on our countdown is “Hospital Headaches.” There’s been talk for years that the IU Health Bloomington Hospital would eventually move out of its space on 2nd street in downtown Bloomington. The hospital purchased …

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Christmas Eve – bloomingOUT – December 24, 2015

The bloomingOUT crew shares Christmas memories and traditions. Executive Producer – Joe Crawford Producer – Olivia Davidson Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:00:31 — 55.4MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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EcoReport – December 24, 2015

This week on EcoReport’s Holiday Special, an essay by Jeff Tryon entitled “Everybody’s Forest- the Trees We Own in Common”. This was originally broadcast as part of the December installment of WFHB’s Brown County Hour. Them, excerpts from Lucille and Mary Bertuccios readings from Lucille’s Book of Essays -“Au Natural”. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 26:29 — …

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Standing Room Only: The Not-So-Private Lives of Hoosiers

On December 2, 2015, the ACLU of Indiana hosted a panel discussion on the intersection of digital security, government surveillance and privacy rights titled “The Not-So-Private Lives of Hoosiers: How Technology Is Threatening Our Privacy.” The four-person panel consisted of Indiana University faculty member Christine Von Der Haar, who has experienced governmental surveillance first-hand, Fred Cate, Vice President for Research …

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Interchange – Marching the Alcotts: “We Really Lived Most of It”

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Our guest is Pulitzer Prize winning biographer John Matteson whose The Annotated Little Women was published last month. Since its first publication in the 1860s, Little Women has been translated into more than fifty languages and inspired six films, four television shows, a Broadway musical, an opera, and a web series. Through numerous photographs taken in the Alcott family home …

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Bring It On! – December 21, 2015

Clarence Boone and William Hosea welcome Jacinda Townsend, Bring It On contributor, IU faculty member, and mother. PART ONE Clarence Boone and William Hosea welcome Jacinda Townsend to discuss tonight’s topic “The New Face of Families”. Biracial children have been a part of America reportedly since 1620. Despite the long history biracial children have in the U.S., myths still abound. …

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Hola Bloomington – December 18, 2015

Locutores de HOLA Bloomington Minerva Sosa, Maria Auxiliadora Viloria y Carlos Bakota platican sobre sus tradiciones familiares y como celebran la navidad y el año nuevo. Hablan de como se celebra la navidad en diferentes países de Latino America. Hola Bloomington hosts Minerva Sosa, Maria Auxiliadora Viloria and Carlos Bakota talk about their family traditions and how they celebrate the …

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