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TODAY ON: Nardwuar The Human Serviette Presents…

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It’s Friday! Bepi Crespan will be taking over today’s episode of Nardwuar The Human Serviette Presents…

Spinning new Shit and Shine, Six Organs of Admittance, Black Sites, Bombay Disco and Swedish masters of industrial ritual – Trepaneringsritualen.

Tune in from 3:30 – 5:00 PM PST.

Social Justice Centre Conference 2015!

The Social Justice Centre is excited to announce the SJC Conference 2015, starting next week!

It will be a series of free events exploring critical issues at the university and abroad. Starting shortly before the State of Extraction conference at Simon Fraser University, it will feature many of the presenters from there. It would be great if you could come and spread the word!

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This Facebook event page contains links to all the events: https://www.facebook.com/events/1571387126438212/

Tuesday March 24
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Diadora’s testimony from La Puya: Stories of resistance to Canadian mining in Guatemala
5:00–6:30 PM @ Buchanan A103
https://www.facebook.com/events/375389955982434/

Video testimony of Diadora, a grandmother standing against the El Tambor mine, a project of Canadian mining company Radius Gold, which led to the iconic La Puya resistance near the town of San Jose del Golfo in Guatemala.

Wednesday March 25
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Ayotzinapa concert and fundraiser
8:00 PM – 12:00 AM @ Asian Centre Auditorium

Awareness and fundraiser event with live Latin music for the 43 missing Mexican students of Ayotzinapa. Funds are being raised to start a community radio station, as per the community’s request.

Thursday March 26
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A Questionable Proposition of Values
2:30–4:30 PM @ Irving K. Barber 302
https://www.facebook.com/events/909246072430106/

A moderated panel discussion by activists and mining-affected community members on Canadian mining, the privileges given by provincial and federal government and the impacts of these companies on communities.


The Corporate University in The 21st Century: Panel Discussion
5:00–7:00 PM @ Buchanan A103
https://www.facebook.com/events/809065795829794/

Panel discussion by student and faculty on the state and future of the university, exploring affordability, corporatization, and the role of the university in a democratic society.

Monday March 30
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Screening of ‘The Devil Operation’ + Q&A with directors Stephany Boyd and Miguel Araoz
5:00–7:00 PM @ Buchanan A102
https://www.facebook.com/events/853720281340253/

The real life political thriller of Father Marco, a human rights defender in Peru whose work against the Yanacocha mine’s abuses has earned him the nickname ‘The Devil’.

Hope to see you there!

Bepi Crespan Presents…

Download  _TACOMA_ coverOn this Sunday morning’s Bepi Crespan Presents… (0700 – 0900 PDT) –

New music from Einsturzende Neubauten’s Alexander Hacke, Danielle De Picciotto (Ministry of Wolves / Crime and the City Solution),  Simon Fisher Turner, Shield Patterns and Zeitkratzer.

 

Bepi Crespan and CITR…part of a well-balanced breakfast.

Nardwuar The Human Serviette Presents…

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Bepi Crespan gets behind the wheels of steel on today’s Nardwuar The Human Serviette Presents…
On deck – new Shit and Shine, Six Organs of Admittance, Black Sites, Bombay Disco and Swedish masters of industrial ritual – Trepaneringsritualen. 

Tune in from 3:30 – 5:00 PM PST.

Shred Kelly Interview at 6:15 p.m. Tonight!

Shred Kelly_PromoPhoto2014_PhotoCredit Matt Kuhn PhotographyTune in from 6:15pm, Thursday March 12th, for Are You Aware’s interview with Sage McBride from Shred Kelly.

We’ll be talking about their new album – Sing To The Night – and their philanthropic work and hearing their AYA Mix Tape.

 

Tune into Student Special Hour

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Tune in to the Student Special Hour every Tuesday from 2-3 pm! We feature Student clubs and support student initiatives! Check us out! This tuesday we had Miss World Canada Delegate as well as Friends from the AMS Bike COOP and Bike Kitchen!

http://feeds.feedburner.com/Citr–StudentSpecial

To have your club or initiative featured on The Student Special Hour email outreach@citr.ca

We raised $38,300!

Thank you for your amazing generosity! If you missed out on the fun, you can still donate online and help us reach our goal of $40,000!

UBC Thunderbirds on CiTR Sports

Saturday, March 7

Canada West Conference — Championship Final

Basketball (Women’s)

Saskatchewan Huskies vs. UBC Thunderbirds
Venue: War Memorial Gym
Tip-off 7:00 PM | Live on 101.9 FM

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Kristjana Young is a key leading scorer on the UBC Thunderbirds varsity women’s basketball team.

International Women’s Day 2015 I March 8 |12PM – 8PM

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Artwork by Erica Dolman and Claire Smale 

Discorder Illustration by Sharon Ko

From 12 – 8 PM on Sunday, March 8, CiTR’s airwaves will be filled with programming  to celebrate International Women’s Day! Tune in as CiTR’s programmers celebrate the role of women throughout the world with 8 hours of vibrant, energetic and dynamic material. Click through for the full schedule!

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UBC Thunderbirds on CiTR Sports

Friday, March 6

Canada West Conference — Semi-Final

Basketball (Women’s)

Alberta Pandas vs. UBC Thunderbirds
Venue: War Memorial Gym
Tip-off 6:00 PM | Live on 101.9 FM