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KRVS Local
9:10 am
Thu October 17, 2013

Flu Tracking Software, October 7

A team of professors at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette are developing a influenza tracking software. Leading professor, Dr. Sonya Hsu states, “It is a real time flu tracking system. Once the prescriptions come in, we can put it in a database, connect it to the map, and we can actually visualize the flu occurrences in real time.” The professors plan to enter their work in the SureScript Technology Challenge to gain international attention. However the current goal is to have the map work throughout Louisiana.   

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KRVS Local
8:55 am
Thu October 17, 2013

Saving French Without State Funding, October 7

Kelley Courville attends Blue Moon’s weekly Cajun jam, preserving the French culture through music and language.

As the state continues to cut funding for French immersion programs, it could give the impression that Cajun heritage is fading out. People travel from around the world to see the only U.S. state with French influence. How does the language continue without funding? Individuals, like those that visit the Blue Moon’s weekly Cajun jam, take it upon themselves to learn and practice their heritage. French speakers, like Kelley Courville, regularly gather to play music and converse.

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KRVS Local
4:46 pm
Wed October 16, 2013

Apres Midi, October 16: Sassafrass Jubilee; Boom Boom Burlesque

A sampling of modern and traditional Classical Music along with interviews.

 

Interview 1:

 

Members of Sassafrass Jubilee talk about their upcoming show at the Bach Lunch this weekend .

Interview 2:

Ginger Lee and Mia Moore of Boom Boom Burlesque talk about their upcoming show at The Feed & Seed.

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KRVS Local
11:20 am
Wed October 16, 2013

Apres Midi, October 15: Dr. Pearson Cross, Gloria Fiero Lecture; Kerry Onxley LA Theatre Festival

A sampling of modern and traditional Classical Music.

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KRVS Local
10:26 am
Tue October 15, 2013

Apres Midi, October 14: Teche Project's Shake Your Tail Feather Festival On Oct. 19 from 12-6 PM

Interview: Patti Holland and Christine Balfa Present the Teche Project's 2nd Annual Shake Your Tail Feather Festival, which takes place on October 19 from 1200-6:00 PM at Parc des Ponts de Pont Breaux in Breaux Bridge

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