Standing Room Only

Series produced by WFHB

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Local lectures & public forums recorded on-location in Monroe County.

Standing Room Only is a weekly series featuring lectures, town hall meetings, and other public forums recorded on-location at various sites in Monroe County. This program amplifies voices not adequately represented in mainstream media to help raise public consciousness of issues affecting life in South Central Indiana and beyond.


114 Pieces

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Last Thursday, January 19th, the activist group Occupy IU organized a teach in, titled “Why the Occupy Movement is Happening Now.” The group invite...

  • Added: Jan 26, 2012
  • Length: 01:01:30
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Indiana gubernatorial hopeful Mike Pence was the keynote speaker at the Monroe County GOP Women's Club Dinner last Friday, January 13th. Pence, who...

  • Added: Jan 27, 2012
  • Length: 49:10
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On January 11, a panel discussion featuring local and regional education advocates was held to answer the question: "The Future of Indiana's Public...

  • Added: Feb 09, 2012
  • Length: 01:02:25
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On Thursday, February 2nd, Bloomington kicked off Black History Month with a celebration in the City Hall Council Chambers. This year's theme "Blac...

  • Added: Feb 15, 2012
  • Length: 01:00:26
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On Monday, February 20th, Journalist David Margolick visited Indiana University as the first of three presenters in the School of Journalism’s Spea...

  • Added: Feb 23, 2012
  • Length: 01:03:40
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Washington Post Publisher Katharine Weymouth spoke for a literally standing room only crowd last night at the Ernie Pyle Auditorium in the Indiana ...

  • Added: Feb 29, 2012
  • Length: 01:03:32
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Robert Frank, the Henrietta Johnson Louis Professor of Management and professor of economics at Cornell University, speaking about the connections ...

  • Added: Mar 07, 2012
  • Length: 56:53
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On Tuesday, March 6th, a luncheon was held to honor the 2012 recipients of woman of the Year, Lifetime Contribution Award, and the Emerging Leader...

  • Added: Mar 16, 2012
  • Length: 01:02:03
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Social media and technology is explored in this lecture excerpt from "The Combine", a 3-day conference that brings together creative thinkers and e...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2012
  • Length: 56:09
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On Thursday, March 29th, collection group manager at the Internal Revenue Service in Indianapolis, Pamala Brown, spoke to a group of students about...

  • Added: Apr 04, 2012
  • Length: 58:38
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Gene Bauer, the co-founder of the activist organization Farm Sanctuary was invited to Bloomington to give two days of lectures about his farm-anima...

  • Added: Apr 11, 2012
  • Length: 59:15
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Indiana Republican Senator Richard Lugar has represented Indiana in congress since 1976, and is the U.S. Senate's most senior Republican and longes...

  • Added: Apr 18, 2012
  • Length: 57:38
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All five Democratic Candidates for Indiana’s 9th Congressional district participated in a Tuesday evening, April 24th at the Bloomington High Scho...

  • Added: Apr 25, 2012
  • Length: 01:28:58
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On Tuesday April 24th, INDOT held an open house for the public to see drafts of the proposed route of I-69 and offer their feedback. After a half h...

  • Added: May 09, 2012
  • Length: 56:08
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On Wednesday, April 11th, U.S. Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter visited Indiana University to hold a town hall meeting on the topic of Co...

  • Added: May 09, 2012
  • Length: 50:50
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In his two terms at the Governor of Indiana, Mitch Daniels has made an annual tradition of addressing the Bloomington Chamber of Commerce, and answ...

  • Added: May 16, 2012
  • Length: 54:28
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On April 17th, Nobel Prize winning scientist, Michael Mann, visited Indiana University to speak about the tactics petroleum industry front groups u...

  • Added: May 23, 2012
  • Length: 58:30
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Last Wednesday, May 23rd, the Bloomington Chamber of Commerce held their third annual Women Excel Bloomington Awards Lunch. The Women Excel Bloomin...

  • Added: May 30, 2012
  • Length: 56:29
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Indiana University's annual Writer's Conference began this week, and a night of reading kicked it off last Sunday. Poet Jenny Browne and novelist L...

  • Added: Jun 06, 2012
  • Length: 54:27
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On Wednesday, June 6 at Noon, the ACLU of Indiana hosted the panel discussion: “Lets talk about Contraception!” Discussing Women’s reproductive and...

  • Added: Jun 13, 2012
  • Length: 59:55