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Experience Michiana - September 16th, 2013

Episode #491 - September 16th, 2013

Tonight we have Michiana’s Rising Star winner with us, we will learn about “The Africana World: A Historical and Cultural Mosaic”, then Rod Robertson and Terri Rickel will tell us about the book  ,“Same Kind of Different as Me”, finally  we will hear about the Goodwill Job Fair.

Original Airdate: September 16, 2013

In This Episode

  • Michiana’s Rising Star Winner
    September 16th, 2013 Photo Dara Marquez More Information
    September 16th, 2013 Photo

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    On tonight’s show we’ll get to know the winner of WNIT’s first “Michiana’s Rising Star” contest, Dara Marquez.  What’s she up to now? What was it like to compete?  And she’s a part of a performance at the Palais Royale on October 11th at 8:00pm featuring the “Magnificant 7” from “Michiana’s Rising Star”.  www.wnit.org/risingstar/

    Guests

    1. Dara MarquezMichiana’s Rising Star Winner

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  • The Africana World
    September 16th, 2013 Photo Jackie Rucker, Jessica M. Brookshire, MSA, CHES More Information
    September 16th, 2013 Photo

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    Jackie Rucker and Jessica Brookshire from Notre Dame stop by to talk about “The Africana World: A Historical and Cultural Mosaic”.  It’s a year-long community celebration of Africa and the African Diaspora.  To get more information go here:  http://community.nd.edu

    Guests

    1. Jackie RuckerDirector of Community EngagementRobinson Community Learning Center<br />University Relations, University of Notre Dame
    2. Jessica M. Brookshire, MSA, CHESAssociate Director for Public AffairsUniversity of Notre Dame

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    September 16th, 2013 Photo Charlie Adams More Information
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    Guests

    1. Charlie AdamsMotivational Speakerhttp://www.stokethefirewithin.com/

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  • “Same Kind of Different as Me”
    September 16th, 2013 Photo Terri Rickel, Rod Roberson More Information
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    Author Ron Hall will be at the Lerner on September 27th to talk about his book “Same Kind of Different as Me” as a part of an event for Church Community Services.  Rod Roberson and Terri Rickel will be here to tell us all about it.  You can find more info including how to attend here:  www.churchcommunityservices.org

    Guests

    1. Terri RickelTaste of the Gardens ChairWellfield Botanic Gardens
    2. Rod RobersonExecutive DirectorChurch Community Services

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  • Goodwill Job Fair
    September 16th, 2013 Photo Maria Stancati, Joan H. Fisher, More Information
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    Maria Stancati and Joan Fisher will be here to talk about the Goodwill Job Fair for People with Disabilities that’s happening Wednesday, September 18th from 9:00am to noon at the Goodwill Community Career Center at 3420 Grape Road.

    Guests

    1. Maria StancatiBusiness Services RepresentativeGoodwill Industries of Michiana
    2. Joan H. Fisher,Human Resources ManagerMosaic-Grain

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Also In This Episode

  • September 16th, 2013 Photo Introduction
  • September 16th, 2013 Photo Live Music Calendar
  • September 16th, 2013 Photo WSBT News and Weather
  • September 16th, 2013 Photo Arts & Culture Calendar
  • September 16th, 2013 Photo Closing