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5:30 am
Tue April 1, 2014

Marc Terrill - April 1, 2014

Marc B Terrill is the President of THE ASSOCIATED: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore. In his professional leadership role, Marc directs the day-to-day management and operations as well as the long-range planning for THE ASSOCIATED, with a primary emphasis on the development of human and financial resources. He is a graduate of the University of Florida and obtained his Masters in Social Work with a concentration in community organization from the Wurzweiler School of Social Work at Yeshiva University. Marc received an Honorary Doctorate Degree from the Baltimore Hebrew University.

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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Mon. March 31, 1-2 p.m.
1:56 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

The Monkey's Voyage

Continental drift is the most commonly held scientific belief about the movement of Earth's species over time. But evolutionary biologist Alan de Queiroz challenges that notion by positing that certain species, from monkeys to baobab trees, were not merely victims of their continental fate but masters of their geographic destiny. Queiroz is the author of "The Monkey's Voyage: How Improbable Journeys Shaped the History of Life." Original air date 2/25/14

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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Mon. March 31, 12-1 p.m.
1:50 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

The Future of Print Media

The Tribune Co., which owns The Baltimore Sun, announced at the end of last year that it would lay off 700 staffers, another sign of contraction of American print media.

News of bankruptcy last week for the parent company of The Daily Record, published in Baltimore for 125 years, came on the heels of the acquisition of the City Paper, the alternative weekly, by the Baltimore Sun Media Group.

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Maryland Morning
9:00 am
Mon March 31, 2014

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown On The Health Insurance Deadline

Credit Daniele Zanni / Flickr / Creative Commons

Sheilah Kast talks with Lt. Governor Anthony about the deadline tonight to register on the Maryland health exchange.

Thousands have been signing up for health insurance in the last few days ahead of tomorrow's sign-up deadline. Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown, who has been the O'Malley-Brown administration's point man on health-care reform, offered to speak with us about it. Sheilah Kast reached him on his cell phone this morning.

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Maryland Morning
8:55 am
Mon March 31, 2014

Solar Probe Plus: Here Comes The Sun

A rendering of Solar Probe Plus
Credit NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

Nathan Sterner talks with Hopkins scientist Nicky Fox about a new solar probe.

Life on Earth depends on the Sun, that giant furnace nearly 93 million miles away that anchors our planet's orbit. Its light makes it possible for plants to grow, and for animals to eat them.  But, for playing such an outsized role in our lives, there’re still quite a few things we don’t know about the sun.

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Maryland Morning
8:45 am
Mon March 31, 2014

"The Homo Poe Show" at the Theatre Project

Tony Byrd (left) and Alec Weinberg (right) perform "Do You Mark Me Well?"
Credit Zachary Handler

J. Wynn Rousuck reviews the Iron Crow Theatre's production of "The Homo Poe Show."

  Looking at Edgar Allen Poe's work through a LGBT lens. Maryland Morning theater critic J. Wynn Rousuck brings us her review of Iron Crow Theatre Company's production of "The Homo Poe Show" at the Theatre Project.

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Maryland Morning
8:40 am
Mon March 31, 2014

"Designed for Flowers" at the Walters Art Museum

Katō Yasukage, 2006, stoneware. The Betsy and Robert Feinberg Collection.
Credit © The Walters Art Museum, John Dean Photographer.

Tom Hall tours the Walters Art Museum exhibit "Designed for Flowers."

Tom Hall takes a tour through a new exhibit at the Walters Art Museum that highlights contemporary Japanese ceramics.  He's joined by Julia Marciari-Alexander, the Walters' executive director and Robert Mintz, the Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Quincy Scott Curator of Asian Art.

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Headlines
8:08 am
Mon March 31, 2014

The Obamacare Deadline, Baltimore’s Vacants, Transgender Rights, & Opening Day at Camden Yards

Credit Keith Allison via flickr

Today is the deadline to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, but Marylanders who begin the process today will be allowed to complete it. We kick off a series on Baltimore’s vacant properties. Plus: a transgender rights bill may go before voters. And it’s Opening Day for the Orioles.

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The Morning Economic Report
5:30 am
Mon March 31, 2014

Economic Indicators and International Students - 3/31/14

Economists love leading economic indicators.  As many people are aware, economists do not have a great reputation for forecasting accuracy.  So we are always on the hunt for leading indicators that might help to improve our record.  Here’s a prediction. 

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ClearPath - Your Roadmap to Health & Wealth
12:00 am
Mon March 31, 2014

The Damaged Nest Egg

The Damaged Nest Egg 3/31/14

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