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Experience Michiana - March 18th, 2014

Episode #622 - March 18th, 2014

Tonight. there's a wonderful film called "Girl Rising" that will be showed Saturday, March 29th at Notre Dame.  Matt Deitchley from INDOT will be on to talk about the impact of the weather. There is a cool Poetry Slam taking place this Thursday at the Snit Museum on the campus of Notre Dame. Dick Kuehl and Greg Furry will share about the annual South Bend Bicycle Swamp Meet.

Original Airdate: March 18, 2014

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    Girl Rising
    Liz Rosencruntz, Phyllis Wezeman More Information
    March 18th, 2014 Photo
    Girl Rising

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    There's a wonderful film called "Girl Rising" that will be showed Saturday, March 29th at the Hesburgh Library on the campus of Notre Dame. It's the story of 9 extraordinary girls from 9 different countries that deals with the struggles they face to get education. This powerful fill is being presented by the Malawi Matters group and Phyllis Wezeman and Liz Rosencruntz will share the trailer of the film and tell us what Malawi Matters does. More info here: www.malawimatters.org

    Guests

    1. Liz RosencruntzBoard Member/VolunteerMalawi Matters Inc.
    2. Phyllis WezemanPresident/VolunteerMalawi Matters Inc.

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    INDOT
    Matt Deitchley More Information
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    INDOT

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    The roads have taken a beating this winter and Matt Deitchley from INDOT will be on Experience Michiana tonight to talk about the impact of the weather, the start of road construction season, and the importance of safe driving through construction zones. Get more info here: www.in.gov/indot/

    Guests

    1. Matt DeitchleyMedia Relations DirectorINDOT

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    Poetry Slam
    Bridget Hoyt, Coleen Hoover More Information
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    Poetry Slam

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    There is a cool Poetry Slam taking place this Thursday at the Snit Museum on the campus of Notre Dame. It's a contest where the audience will be asked to participate. You could be one of the poets or judges. Coleen Hoover and Bridget Hoyt will give us all the details tonight on Experience Michiana. If you want to sign up contact Coleen here: hoover.14@nd.edu or 574-631-4799.

    Guests

    1. Bridget HoytCurator of EducationThe Snite Museum
    2. Coleen HooverCreative Writing Program CoordinatorUniversity of Notre Dame

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    South Bend Bicycle Swamp Meet
    Greg Furry, Dick Kuehl More Information
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    South Bend Bicycle Swamp Meet

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    If you're excited about the approach of Spring and are looking forward to getting out on your bicycle, then you'll want to watch Experience Michiana tonight where Dick Kuehl and Greg Furry will share about the annual South Bend Bicycle Swamp Meet. It's happening this Sunday, March 23rd at the Big Red Barn at Saint Patrick's County Park. There will be a little bit of everything new and used that you would need to be ready to ride. It's put on by the Michiana Bicycle Association and NIMBA. Get more info here: www.mabbike.com or www.NIMBA-bike.org

    Guests

    1. Greg FurryBoard MemberNIMBA
    2. Dick KuehlTreasurerMichiana Bicycle Association

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