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The Sample Ep. 4: The Pumpkin

10/25/2018
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In this episode of The Sample, the team ventures out to a pumpkin patch in an effort to bring a family tradition to school.

Duration:00:05:36

Ep. 101: Peter Singer on animal rights

10/24/2018
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In episode 101, Dean Shanahan and bioethicist/moral philosopher Peter Singer talk about animal rights, global poverty and the climate.

Duration:00:24:28

Ep. 100: IU President McRobbie on

10/17/2018
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In Ep. 100, Dean Jim Shanahan is joined by Michael McRobbie, President of Indiana University. Tune in to hear about President McRobbie's work on the national Committee on the Future of Voting, the challenges facing our election process, and the debate of paper versus electronic voting. #ThroughTheGates #podcast #voting #futureofvoting

Duration:00:23:49

The Sample Ep. 3: La Casa

10/12/2018
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In this episode of The Sample, senior Angelica Navarro tells us what it's like to step into and be a part of IU's Latino Cultural Center.

Duration:00:05:29

Ep. 99: Jeannine Bell talks hate crimes in the Midwest

10/10/2018
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In episode 99, Dean Shanahan and Richard S. Melvin Professor of Law Jeannine Bell talk about hate crimes and their persistence in the United States, especially in the highly segregated Midwest. #PoliticsandtheWorld

Duration:00:23:06

The Sample Ep. 2: Puzzles

10/5/2018
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In this episode of The Sample, we take a jog through the IU Lilly Library's Slocum Puzzle Collection. We work from Rubik's Cubes to Hot Miso Soup on a tour of the interdisciplinary fun of puzzles.

Duration:00:05:19

Ep. 98: Paul Helmke & Lisa-Marie Napoli talk student voters and the midterm elections

10/3/2018
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"The thing that people forget, is that most elections are actually decided by the people that don't vote." Professor Paul Helmke, Associate Director of P.A.C.E. Lisa-Marie Napoli, and Dean Shanahan talk about the importance of midterm elections, beating Purdue in the Big Ten Voting Challenge, and the power of student voters.

Duration:00:27:57

The Sample Ep. 1: Lotus

9/28/2018
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In the inaugural episode of The Sample, our weekly student-driven short, we talk with Tamara Loewenthal of the Lotus Education and Arts Foundation and Norbert Herber of the Media School. They cover everything from the 25th annual Lotus World Music and Arts Festival volunteer cohesion to the collaboration necessary for this year's Big Tent multimedia experience.

Duration:00:05:19

Ep. 97: Lotus World Music & Arts Festival with Sunni Fass & Rob Simonds

9/26/2018
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This week, Dean Shanahan discusses the Lotus World Music and Arts Festival with Executive Director Sunni Fass and Interim Artistic Director Rob Simonds. Listen to learn about the history of the festival, how Lotus cultivates the acts, and what artists that will be performing this year.

Duration:00:20:29

Ep. 96: James Strong talks soul music

9/19/2018
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In episode 96, Dean Shanahan and IU Soul Revue Director James Strong talk about soul music, the Soul Revue and Strong's time in the industry, working with artists from New Edition to Kenneth 'Babyface' Edmonds, to Stephanie Mills. #ChroniclesofIU #ArtsandHumanities

Duration:00:24:09

Ep. 95: Sustaining Hoosier Communities Director Jane Rogan

9/12/2018
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In episode 95, Dean Shanahan and Sustaining Hoosier Communities Director Jane Rogan talk about how her team addresses community-identified needs and opportunities by connecting Indiana towns with IU courses, students, and faculty. #ChroniclesofIU

Duration:00:24:41

Ep. 94: Terri Francis, director of IU's Black Film Center/Archive

9/5/2018
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In episode 94, Associate professor Terri Francis and Dean Shanahan discuss the Black Film Center/Archive’s Michael Shultz film series (including To Be Young, Gifted, and Black, Cooley High, Krush Groove and Car Wash), Francis’s upcoming book about the cinematic career of Josephine Baker, and the realities of Afrosurrealism. #ChroniclesofIU #ArtsandHumanities

Duration:00:25:45

Ep. 90: Elliott Abrams

4/25/2018
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Dean James Shanahan speaks to Elliot Abrams, a recent guest of IU's Tocqueville Lecture Series.

Duration:00:26:07

Ep. 89: Getting to know Chicano Batman

4/20/2018
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In episode 89, Through the Gates producer Emily Miles speaks to the SoCal genre-blurring act Chicano Batman. The group visited Bloomington to headline the annual Culture Shock festival, which took place at Rhino's Youth Center on April 14, 2018. #chroniclesatiu

Duration:00:27:38

Ep. 88: Amy Wax

4/11/2018
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In episode 88, Dean James Shanahan interviews Amy Wax, who recently visited IU Bloomington as a guest of the Tocqueville Lecture Series.

Duration:00:27:54

Ep. 87: Anthony DeCurtis, author, journalist, music critic & IU alum

4/6/2018
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In episode 87, we feature an early-release episode of a mini-series from the College of Arts and Sciences featuring three alumni who received awards from the College this year. This episode is about award-winning author, journalist, and music critic Anthony DeCurtis. #chroniclesofiu #artsandhumanities

Duration:00:29:13

Ep. 86: A life of adventure: A profile of Barbara Restle

3/29/2018
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In episode 86, Emily Miles speaks with Barbara Restle, environmental activist and press freedom advocate. A childhood in 1930s Austria, where Nazi occupation came to suppress independent reporting, led Restle to eventually study journalism at Indiana University. In 2017, Restle contributed funding to the Media School for the study of the Freedom of Information Act and confidential source protections. The music in this episode comes from Greta Keller, Bela Bartok, Jahzzar and Doctor Turtle....

Duration:00:17:07

Ep. 85: Noah Bendix-Balgley, First Concertmaster with the Berliner Philharmoniker

3/22/2018
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In episode 85, Janae Cummings speaks to Noah Bendix-Balgley, first concertmaster of the Berlin Philharmonic and a graduate of IU's Jacobs School of Music. As the Wells Scholars Program professor, Bendix-Balgley recently visited Bloomington to lead an honors interdisciplinary colloquium for undergraduate students on "Art Music in the Contemporary World: An Exploration of Emerging Models." #chroniclesofiu #artsandhumanities

Duration:00:24:38

Ep. 84: Jamie Kalven, the first amendment, and the Laquan McDonald case

3/8/2018
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In episode 84, journalist Jamie Kalven spoke to Media School Dean James Shanahan about using first amendment freedoms to fight censorship. Kalven successfully fought a subpoena to name sources for his story about the police-involved shooting death of Chicago teenager Laquan McDonald. #politicsandtheworld

Duration:00:27:04

Ep. 83: Twyla Tharp on movement, creativity, and The One Hundreds at Indiana University

2/28/2018
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In episode 83, Janae Cummings interviews legendary dancer and choreographer Twyla Tharp. The two talk about her career, method, and course collaboration with Indiana University's Jacobs School of Music and Department of Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance. #chroniclesofiu #artsandhumanities

Duration:00:20:55