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bloomingOUT – December 18, 2014

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Tonight, our hosts Jeff Jewel and Ryne Shadday reflect on news from Alexandria, IN where the First United Methodist Church will close it’s doors on December 31st after over 100 years in existence due to the ousting of it’s gay music director, Adam Fraley. The discussion opens with our guests Justin Ford, a professor at the Kelley School of Business and Patrick Richmond, a teacher and a Kaylie Jones Books writer. Our music tonight was “Let it Go” (a Bonus Track) by Pentatonix from their That’s Christmas to Me release. We also heard a weekly segment, First Year Out with Nick Tumino, as well as Out on Campus. We would like to thank our guests Justin Ford and Patrick Richmond for joining us tonight.

Hosts Jeff Jewel, Ryne Shadday
Producer Olivia Davidson
Executive Producer Alycin Bektesh
Script Coordinator Hayley Bass
Engineer Carissa Barrett

bloomingOUT – December 11, 2014

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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.

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Hosts Jeff Jewel, Jeff Poling
News Director Ryne Shadday
Producer Olivia Davidson
Executive Producer Alycin Bektesh
Script Coordinator Hayley Bass
Engineer Carissa Barrett

bloomingOUT – December 4, 2014

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Tonight, hosts Ryne Shadday and Jeff Poling interview Barry McGee, artistic director of the Quarryland Men’s Chorus, and we hear a couple of songs from the group as well. We also hear from various community members at a recent Trans Day of Remembrance Day on Out on Campus. Frankie Price-Preslaff introduces his newest segment about being a gay father trying to raise eight children with his partner Kelly Compton in Bloomington, Indiana.

Executive Producer – Alycin Bektesh
Producer – Olivia Davidson
Script Coordinator – Hayley Bass
Board Engineer – Carissa Barrett
News Coordinator – Ryne Shadday
Music Director – Jeff Poling
Hosts – Jeff Poling and Ryne Shadday

bloomingOUT – November 27, 2014

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In this Thanksgiving special, hear from the LGBTQ+ about what Thanksgiving is like for them and what they’re thankful for.

Producer Olivia Davidson
Executive Producer Alycin Bektesh
Script Director Hayley Bass
Correspondents Jeff Jewel, Ryne Shadday

bloomingOUT – November 20, 2014

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Today Jeff Jewel talked to Monroe County Circuit Court Judge Elizabeth Cure about her journey to

becoming a judge, her judicial philosophies, and other programs she has been involved in

throughout her life. We also listened to Melissa Etheridge’s Tuesday Morning, a song dedicated to

United 93 passenger Mark Bingham and his family, along with all other 9/11 heroes. Frankie and

Arielle were back with another episode of Out on Campus and we also heard from Nick Tumino in

First Year Out.

Hosts Jeff Jewel, Jeff Poling
News Director Ryne Shadday
Producer Olivia Davidson
Executive Producer Alycin Bektesh
Engineer Carissa Barrett
Script Director Hayley Bass

bloomingOUT – November 13, 2014

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This week’s show features Danielle McClelland, director of the Buskirk Chumley theater in downtown Bloomington. Our hosts Jeff Jewel and Jeff Poling chat with McClelland about her path to Bloomington, the Pride Film Festival, and her life since she’s been in Bloomington. We also played Sam Smith’s “Lay Me Down.” Frankie Salzman and Arielle Soussan are back this week with Out on Campus. This week, they talk with Leo about being an activist to try to eliminate hierarchies and the purpose of the Fag Demonstration event at Indiana University. We also premiere “First Year Out,” Nick Tumino’s take on his first year being out as gay and out in the real world after graduating college.

bloomingOUT – November 6, 2014

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Hosts Jeff Jewel and Jeff Poling kick off the first live show back on air in November 2014 interviewed by News Director and bloomingOUT Executive Producer, Alycin Bektesh.  Tonight we will be introducing to you the current bloomingOUT crew, and discussion the future and vision of the show. Alycin Bektesh interviews IU campus correspondents Frankie Salzman and Arielle Soussan.  This week’s Out on Campus features an interview with Morghan Mohr, an undergraduate student at IU who is very active in the social justice and LGBTQ communities. In this interview she describes the purpose of the event as well as information about, SKY an organization Morghan Mohr helped to found and the organizer of the demonstration. Alycin Bektesh interviews WFHB intern, Hayley Bass. Our bloomingOUT News Editor Ryne Shadday gives this week’s update on Tuesday’s election day turnout and results. Alycin Bektesh interviews Producer Olivia Davidson and engineer, Carissa Barrett.

 

BloomingOUT – August 28, 2014

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Associate Dean and Director at Weston Career Center/Washington University/St Louis and original show co-anchor Mark Brostoff reflects upon show history as well as his work with LGBT students then and now. Urban Indian and Louisiana attorney Becca Riall is back with talk about “Where is Your Teepee?” The Backdoor’s Nicci Boroski and IU GLBTSSS office staff member Xander Hardy stop by with the latest updates about the upcoming Summerfest to be held 5-6 September at various locations on IU Campus and in Bloomington.
This is the final show for original show anchor Helen Harrell, long time producer Carol Fischer and co-anchor Michael Reece as well as news director Josh Vidrich.

Producer Carol Fischer
Executive Producer Alycin Bektesh
Board Engineers Jasmine Mallet & Olivia Davison
News Director Josh Vidrich
Original Theme Music Mikial Robertson

BloomingOUT – August 21, 2014

Monroe County (Bloomington IN) Circuit Court (sixth seat) Judge Valeri Haughton discusses marriage equality and racism. IU alum, former WFHB volunteer, journalist and activist Delphine Criscenzo talks about black women living in suburbia as well as racial violence in general. Classic and neo-burlesque performer Tessa Von Twinkle chats about the art of burlesque performance and her upcoming performances in Bloomington IN, Nashville, IN and New Orleans, LA.

Producer Carol Fischer
Executive Producer Alycin Bektesh
Board Engineers Jasmine Mallet & Olivia Davison
News Director Josh Vidrich
Original Them Music Mikial Robertson

BloomingOUT – August 14, 2014

An oldies but goodies week on the show with replays of some previous segments demonstrating that the more things change the more they sometimes remain the same. Chair/Instructor of Dine’ Studies at Navajo Technical University Wesley Thomas talks about HIV/AIDS among the native population on an edition of “Navajo Rainbow.” Jim Doud relates another personal life story entitled “Follow Your Heart” on an edition of “Our View” and Helen Harrell highlights social/policy changes on an edition of ‘Queer Herstory.” President of Tri-State Alliance Wally Paynter calls in with details about their upcoming 7th annual AIDS fund raiser “The Celebrity Dinner” to be held this coming Sunday 17 August 2014 at the Airport Holiday Inn in Evansville. Featured artist is lesbian hip hop artist Melange Lavonne. Musical selections are “Gay Bash,” “Marry Me” and “I Got You Gay.”

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Producer Carol Fischer
Executive Producer Alycin Bektesh
Board Engineer Olivia Davison
News Director Josh Vidrich
Original Theme Music Mikial Robertson

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