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Weekly Events Calendar 3/12

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Hunger Games Premiere
Monday, March 12 at 5:30p PT/8:30p ET
It’s time for what may be the most anticipated movie premiere of 2012–The Hunger Games! Jennifer Lawrence and all the film’s stars will be walking the red carpet and talking to reporters at MTV and PopSugar! Don’t miss it!

Loveline Live!
Monday, March 12 at 9:30p PT/12:30a ET
Tune in to see Dr. Drew in his original gig–that of the “Board Certified Physician” on the hit syndicated radio show Loveline. Hear listeners call in and ask uncensored questions about sex, health, and relationships!

AP Live from SXSW
Monday, March 12 – Thursday, March 15
The AP is live from SXSW Interactive this week. Tune in to see live on-the-fly interviews with founders, writers, and visionaries in the tech/social space! [clear here]

Newtek Live at SXSW
Monday, March 12 – Thursday, March 15
Newtek, the company that most live broadcasters are familiar with because they brought us the TriCaster, is live from their booth at SXSW this week conducting interviews. Be sure to check out their videos with Robert Scoble!

KROQ Soundstage Presents: Keane
Tuesday, March 13 at 3:30p PT/6:30p ET
KROQ is hosting a live performance on Tuesday with English Alt Rock band Keane. Their brand-new album, Strangeland, hits stores May 7, 2012! [clear here]

Toms of Maine: Kristi Yamaguchi Live Chat
Wednesday, March 14 at 4:30p PT/7:30p ET
Toms of Maine is hosting a chat with figure skater and former Olympic Silver medalist Kristi Yamaguchi on their Wicked Fresh channel. Be sure to tune in, Kristi will definitely triple lutz her way into your heart! (sorry, we had to).

MTVu Woodie Awards Ceremony
Thursday, March 15 at 11a PT/2p ET
The Woodie Awards hit TV on Sunday, March 18, but you can tune in on March 15 to see a live feed of the Woodie Awards Fest during SXSW, featuring live performances by Dev, Imagine Dragons, Machine Gun Kelly, Chiddy Bang, fun., Walk The Moon and many more!

Exclusive Live Chat with Ricki Lake
Thursday, March 15 at 4p PT/7p ET
Chat live with Ricki and her team as they build out her set for the new show coming up in the fall. That’s right, Ricki will be back with a daily talk show!! Get your questions ready and be sure to tune in!

Converse Rubber Tracks at SXSW
Thursday, March 15 at 5p PT/8p ET
This year, Converse and FILTER will bring together some of the most buzzed about bands for a live concert on Ustream! This year’s showcase will feature Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Alberta Cross, Howler as well as Converse Rubber Tracks recording artists Viva Viva, Yawn and Re-Tros from China.

The Hollywood Reporter Idol Hangover Show
Friday, March 16 at 11a PT/2p ET
The Hollywood Reporter is back for another live show this week that recaps all the hits, misses, and inspiring moments from the week’s Idol episode. If you’re an Idol junkie, this show is a must-see!

Frontline Club: The Protester’s Toolkit
Tuesday, March 13 at 12p PT/3p ET
Join us the Frontline Club for a lively discussion about the latest technology available to protesters and how far technology can go, not just in making protests and social movements go viral, but in making the act of protesting safer and smarter. [clear here]

Dell: Cost Savings Every Business Should Know
Wednesday, March 14 at 10a PT/1p ET
Check out this live event being put on by Dell that will explore case studies and strategies small and medium-sized businesses can use to achieve maximum efficiency in tech, security, marketing, and lead generation.

LinkedIn Recruitment Event
Thursday, March 15 at 6:30a PT/9:30a ET and 12:30p PT/3:30p ET
Join LinkedIn for a live webinar on “Hiring to Win.” The social recruiting event will help businesses sharpen and improve their recruiting strategy on LinkedIn.

Events Calendar for the Week of 9/26

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——– Monday, Sept. 26 ——–

Tim Halperin in Jail!
Monday-Tuesday
Why is season 10 American Idol alum Tim Halperin locking himelf in ‘jail’ for two days? The stunt, which kicked off Monday morning at 3am PT/6am ET, is to protest American Idol’s decree that he can’t embark on his solo career until his contract officially ends on Monday. He’s locked up until Tuesday, when he’ll officially launch his solo album with a live performance! Stay tuned as he entertains passers by and sings for people on the street! [clear here]

Bertolli Frozen Soup Launch
5pm PT/8pm ET
Bertolli is launching their new frozen soup with chef Fabio Viviani on Monday night! You can tune in and ask him questions by using the hash tag #bertolli. [clear here]

Battlefield 3 Early Deployment Tournament
5:30pm PT/8:30pm ET
GameSpot is hosting a 48-player beta tournament at their headquarters for the new Battlefield 3! See all the players duke it out live and test out all the new features of the game. [clear here]

Ricki Lake Behind-the-Scenes on Dancing with the Stars
8:15pm PT/11:15pm ET
It’s Monday night, and that means Ricki Lake is going live from the set of Dancing with the Stars after the show concludes. Check in with her to see how she’s faring after weeks of blisters, sore muscles, and drama! [clear here]
——– Tuesday, Sept. 27 ——–

Mally Beauty
5:30pm PT/8:30pm ET
Celebrity makeup artist Mally Roncal is always a blast when she goes live on Ustream, sharing her favorite products from her makeup line, tips and tricks for looking her best, and even a shoe segment! Be sure to tune in for lots of fun with Mally and her team. [clear here]
——– Wednesday, Sept. 28 ——–

Charity: Water 5th Anniversary September Campaign
4pm PT/7pm ET
Charity: Water has already helped bring clean drinking water to two million people around the world, and this month they invested in new equipment, including a drilling rig fleet, that will help them drill an additional 80 wells a year. Join them for a 5th anniversary celebration to celebrate how much work has been done. [clear here]
——– Friday, Sept. 30 ——–

His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 4-Day Teaching on Nagarjuna’s “In Praise of Dhammadhatu”
9pm PT/12am ET
His Holiness the Dalai Lama will be live giving a four-day teaching on Nagarjuna’s “In Praise of Dhammadhatu” at the Main Tibetan Temple in Dharamsala, India. His Holiness will be speaking in Tibetan followed by an English Translation. [clear here]
——– Saturday, Oct. 1 ——–

WildEarth: Operation Migration
12pm PT/3pm ET
Get ready to see the most amazing sight ever: a small aircraft leading a flock of endangered  Whooping cranes south for their inaugural migration. The migration is set to kick off on Saturday, and can take up to 90 days to complete. This will be the 11th year that Operation Migration has led the journey, and in total they have flown 12,850 miles with the birds and helped bring them back from the brink of extinction. [clear here]

EPIX HD Chat with Seth MacFarlane
12pm PT/3pm ET
Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane will join EPIX for a live chat where he’ll touch on his inspiration for Peter Griffin (the answer may surprise you), why he prefers animation to working with actors, and who his influences and inspirations are. Don’t miss it! [clear here]

Two for Tuesdays: Nick Carter, Ace Young

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4 PM Pacific. Today. Nick Carter. Ace Young. Two singers who have woo’ed more than a few young womens’ hearts.

Two webchats. Same time.

Nick Carter will host an exclusive webcast on Ustream. Join the official Backstreet Boys fan club to join in on the chatroom, but go to the Backstreet Boys Ustream to watch and listen in on the exclusive chat

4 PM Pacific / 7 PM Eastern, Tuesday, July 1.

Ace Young, Grammy nominated songwriter and one-time American Idol aspirant, joins us to discuss his upcoming debut album. Ace will be taking questions from everyone in the Meebo chat!

4 PM Pacific / 7 PM Eastern, Tuesday, July 1.