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Enrollment in Indiana’s School Vouchers Program Rapidly Increasing

The Center for Evaluation and Education Policy has found that enrollment in Indiana’s school vouchers program is rapidly increasing. News Director Joe Crawford spoke with a researcher at the Center for today’s WFHB community report. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 8:01 — 7.3MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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Daily Local News – March 9, 2015

A study out of Indiana University shows more and more students are using the state’s school voucher program;Tonight, the employee parking garage proposal from the Monroe County Commission will once again come before the Bloomington Plan Commission;The Bloomington City Council has approved a resolution finalizing a tax cut for a development on S. Walnut St.; Virologist Susana Lopez of the …

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Activate! – Buskirk-Chumley Theater: Donna Cohen

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Donna Cohen shares anecdotes and her experience volunteering at the Buskirk-Chumley theater. Also, three volunteer opportunities available through the Buskirk. LINKS Bloomington Volunteer Network: Buskirk-Chumley Theater Buskirk-Chumley Theater Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:15 — 4.8MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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Susana Lopez of the National University of Mexico at IU this Wednesday

Virologist Susana Lopez of the National University of Mexico will be at IU this Wednesday to discuss her crusade against gastroenteritis as part of the 34th Joan Wood Lecture Series. The lecture is part of a series whose focus is allowing students to interact with women in science. Gastroenteritis is an inflammation of the stomach and intestines that causes diarrhea …

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Books Unbound – The Many Voices of Alice Dunbar-Nelson, Part Two

Born in New Orleans and an early figure of the Harlem Renaissance, Alice Dunbar-Nelson (1875–1935) considered fiction her most representative form of writing, but enjoyed more recognition as a poet. Much of her fiction was considered unsuited for the literary market, especially when it dealt with racial issues. As a multiracial woman, she identified strongly with “the race,” but was …

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Hola Bloomington – March 6, 2015

Hola Bloomington’s hosts Israel Herrera and Carlos Bakota host a special segment “Un Cafecito con…” The hosts interview the real Latino athletes that inspired the nation hit film “McFarland, USA.” They will also interview musicians from the Latin American Music Center about upcoming events. Los locutores de Hola Bloomington Israel Herrera y Carlos Bakota albergan un segmento de “Un Cafecito …

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Brown County Hour – Episode #36 – March 1, 2015

Hosted by Dave Seastrom, Vera Grubbs, Rick Fettig & Jeff Foster. First aired Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 9 AM on WFHB. ☆ In this episode of the Brown County Hour: Celtica-Logo-Hi-Def-300Musical guest Tammera Lane of CELTICA — interview and songs from Labyrinth Walk. Cari Ray returns with another For A Song, exploring the creative processes involved in songwriting. This …

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EcoReport – Lee Sterrenburg: Goose Pond Fish and Wildlife Area

In today’s EcoReport feature, Lee Sterrenburg, Principal Bird Monitor at Goose Pond Fish and Wildlife Area, talks about the fifth annual Marsh Madness Sandhill Crane Festival, which will be held this Friday and Saturday near Linton, Indiana. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 9:23 — 8.6MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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Voices in the Street – “The madness of March is about to descend, what part will IU play???”

This week on the Voices in the Street:  “The madness of March is about to descend, what part will IU play???” The IU men’s basketball team has lost seven of its last eleven games after a 5-1 start in conference play, and their hopes for an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament have taken a huge hit with this relatively …

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bloomingOUT – March 5, 2015

Tonight, hosts Erica Dorsey, Jeff Poling, and Ryne Shadday discuss recent news in the LGBTQ community about marriage equality, as well as groundbreaking news in the media of ABC network’s television show The Fosters. We also interviewed Emily Brinegar, a Prevention Coordinator at IU Health Bloomington, to discuss the Bloomington AID Walk 2015. She is joined by Patrick Battani who …

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