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KRVS Local
10:09 am
Fri October 18, 2013

Apres Midi, October 17: Lafayette Central Park, Elizabeth Brooks; ASO Glen McClure

A sampling of modern and traditional Classical Music.

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KRVS Local
9:52 am
Thu October 17, 2013

Smart Phones are the New Home Security, October 7

Chad Guillory setting his Five Star home security system which he is used to and has had for numerous years.

Home security systems have been around for years and they continue to advance. The use of smart phones is just what AT&T is using to create a new security system that does things your average security system cannot do. Safety is very important and knowing you can check what is going on in your home at the palm of your hands makes this new system one that people may either gravitate towards or run away from. Learning more about Digital Life and how it will affect the world we live in is vital as technology continuously grows.  

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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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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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