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Friday January 23, 2015

12:00 pm: Here and Now

1:00 pm: It’s Your World
Microfinancing
For more than four decades, the microfinance sector has provided small loans to help support the self-help efforts of micro-entrepreneurs. While these loans are powerful tools, when taken alone, they are not nearly enough to help the poor climb out of poverty.

Monday January 26, 2015

12:00 pm: Maine Calling
Signing up for Obamacare
What you need to know about getting insurance under the Affordable Care Act.

1:00 pm: Intelligence Squared
An Oxford Style Debate on the following question: Is Amazon a friend to readers?

Tuesday January 27, 2015

12:00 pm: Maine Calling
Making Maine Work
A discussion about a new report by the Maine Development Foundation and the Maine State Chamber of Commerce on how to grow Maine’s workforce. The report addresses the quality of Maine’s workforce – the education, skills and knowledge Maine workers need to meet the needs of employers and create opportunities for themselves and others.

1:00pm: It’s Your World
"Citizen Solution: Redefining Development”
Development is a data-rich field, and the experience of striving toward the Millennium Development Goals has added greatly to our knowledge, as have experiments with new hybrid models. More and more intergovernmental agencies, foundations and nonprofits are sharing their findings to contribute to field-wide knowledge.

Wednesday January 28, 2015

12:00 pm: Maine Calling
The Governor, the President and Speaker (of Maine)
The political leaders of Maine take listener calls.

1:00 pm: City Arts and Lectures
Jill Lepore
The guest is ”The New Yorker” staff writer and author Jill Lepore, who has written about American culture, law, literature and politics.

Thursday January 29, 2015

12:00 pm: Maine Calling
Maine Calling Book Club -The Works of E.B. White
The Maine Calling Book Club discusses some of the works of E.B. White including “Charlotte's Web,” “The Elements of Style” and “E.B. White on Dogs”.

1:00 pm: IDEAS from the CBC
Aging by the Book
Baby boomers are identified with youth culture. So who do they think they are when they get old? The answer may be in their stories, the ones they tell and the ones they share.

Friday January 30, 2015

12:00 pm: Here and Now

1:00 pm: City Arts and Lectures
Carl Zimmer, columnist for the New York Times
Carl Zimmer talks about the frontiers of biology, where scientists are expanding our understanding of life. His twelve books on scientific subjects include “Soul Made Flesh” and “History of Neuroscience.”

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