The Trend is where we discuss ideas, challenge assumptions, and meet new people. Host Micah Schweizer delves into issues that reflect and impact the place we live. Topics range from serious to light-hearted, always with the intent to discover, inform, and engage.
Chamber of Commerce, Tech Talk, Wine Tips21/06/2013
The Chamber of Commerce of Southwest Indiana weighs in on the need for an I-69 bridge and how companies are preparing for healthcare reform, Tech Talk has the latest news from Apple, and wine blogger and columnist Victoria Grabner has … Continue reading →
The Affordable Care Act, W.C. Handy Blues Festival07/06/2013
What’s ahead in the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, and a preview of the 23rd annual W.C. Handy Blues and Barbecue Festival in Henderson. The Hungry Hoosier’s Strawberry Granita • 2 quarts fresh-picked strawberries • 1 cup boiling water … Continue reading →
Science Camps, The Honey Vines31/05/2013
The Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana’s STEAM U at the University of Evansville, St. John the Baptist’s Catholic School’s Camp Invention, and a Single Serving Concert by the Honey Vines. The Honey Vines:
Summer Sports Safety, Evansville Museum’s New Planetarium24/05/2013
Tips on keeping student athletes safe during summer training, a reflection on what it means to be a true Hoosier, and a preview of the new immersive theater being built at the Evansville Museum.
Neighborhood Revitalization, Medical House Calls17/05/2013
Habitat for Humanity of Evansville reflects on five years of the Glenwood Community Development Initiative, and why MD2U is bringing back medical house calls. The Hungry’s Hoosiers’ Barbecue Chicken Salad • 1/3 cup barbecue sauce • 1/3 cup reduced-fat mayonnaise … Continue reading →
World Fair Trade Day, Montana Skies10/05/2013
Fair trade advocates Ann Ferguson and Ann Ennis have recommendations for how to be responsible consumers, and cello-guitar duo Montana Skies explains–and performs–classical fusion.
Rep. Larry Bucshon, Science of Trees, Art & Trails03/05/2013
Representative Larry Bucshon (IN-8) discusses his views on the automatic federal budget cuts and the areas where Congress can reach consensus, our science contributor Dr. Katie Winsett explains the role of big, old trees in the ecosystem, and Courier & … Continue reading →
Gardening with Native Plants, Blackberry Phone Review, Science and Religion26/04/2013
We explore the benefits of gardening and landscaping with native plants, Tech Talk has a review of Blackberry’s new smartphone, and we re-air our exploration of the relationship between science and religion.
Science and Religion16/04/2013
Harvard professor emeritus Dr. Owen Gingerich and Methodist pastor Dr. James Wofford explore the relationship between science and religion, and the Hungry Hoosier offers a Prairie Home Companion-appropriate recipe.
30 Days of Poverty, Chanticleer15/04/2013
A look at the causes, perceptions, and responses to poverty with representatives from the Evansville Christian Life Center, and music and conversation with the music director of “the world’s reigning male chorus.” The Hungry Hoosier’s Tequila Cake Cake 1 18-1/2 … Continue reading →