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The Sci-Files – 3/17/2019 – Jennifer Watts – Zika

The Sci-Files – 3/17/2019 – Jennifer Watts – Zika

Chelsie Boodoo and Daniel Puentes

March 17, 2019


Filed under Exposure, Podcasts, The Sci-Files

To kick of The Sci-Files, Daniel and Chelsie interview Jennifer Watts. Jennifer is a Doctoral Candidate with the Physiology Department at Michigan State University. She is also the President of the Physiology Graduate Student Council. On this episode, Daniel and Chelsie interview Jennifer on her re...

The Chant – 3/13/19 – The Pilot

The Chant – 3/13/19 – The Pilot

Hikaru Kudo and Justin LaBelle

March 13, 2019


Filed under Podcasts, The Chant

In the pilot episode of The Chant, co-hosts Hikaru Kudo and Justin LaBelle begin their new voyage dedicated to sports and music news. Justin kicks things off by discussing the Jonas Brothers reunion and what it means for fans of the band (5:17). Afterward, Hikaru looks back at MSU men's basketball...

Exposure- 3/10/19- Spartan Blockchain & Roiyal Improv

Exposure- 3/10/19- Spartan Blockchain &  Roiyal Improv

Stephanie Stapert and George McNeill

March 10, 2019


Filed under Exposure, Podcasts

On this week's Exposure, your host, Stephanie was joined by new co-host George McNeill! Stephanie spent some time talking to Andrew and Sid from Spartan Blockchain Solutions. They teach and allow students to come up with ways that a blockchain technology can be used in business. If you are interested i...

The Undercurrent – 03/03/2019 – S11E5 – Leave!

The Undercurrent – 03/03/2019 – S11E5 – Leave!

March 4, 2019


Filed under News, Podcasts, The Undercurrent

This week on the Undercurrent, we examine the lead-up to the Global Climate Strike that took place on March 15th, 2019. Host Cole Tunningley interviews a member of the Sunrise Movement. And reporter Sophie Sagan looks at a few young folks who are fighting for climate justice.

Exposure- 3/3/19- “Promethea in Prison” Preshow Discussion

Exposure- 3/3/19- “Promethea in Prison” Preshow Discussion

Stephanie Stapert

February 26, 2019


Filed under Exposure

On this week's Exposure, your host Stephanie had an opportunity to talk to Bryan Doerries - the cofounder of Theater of War Productions and the art director for their latest production, “Promethea in Prison” - as well as Dominic Dupont, a volunteer with a personal attachment to the subject materi...

The Undercurrent – 2/17/ 2019 – S11E4 – Costs and Benefits

The Undercurrent – 2/17/ 2019 – S11E4 – Costs and Benefits

Cole Tunningley, Sophie Sagan, and Nick Saba

February 19, 2019


Filed under Podcasts, The Undercurrent

This week on the Undercurrent, host Cole Tunningley presents stories about costs and benefits. First, we hear from Robert Jenkins, a local comedian who just released his second album, Attempted Salvation. Later this month, Robert is appearing at a Planned Parenthood benefit show at Mac's Bar. Then, reporters Sophie Sagan and...

The Undercurrent – 2/10/2019 – S11E3: Love Was Weird

The Undercurrent – 2/10/2019 – S11E3: Love Was Weird

Cole Tunningley and Sophie Sagan

February 11, 2019


Filed under News, Podcasts, The Undercurrent

Love Was Weird This week on the Undercurrent, host Cole Tunningley presents the yearly Valentine's special episode. Reporter Sophie Sagan asks people to describe their dream dates and their dream partners. In between, you will hear short retellings of love stories from history.

The Undercurrent – 2/7/2019 – S11E2 – Dark and Snowy Nights

The Undercurrent – 2/7/2019 – S11E2 – Dark and Snowy Nights

Cole Tunningley and Sophie Sagan

February 7, 2019


Filed under News, Podcasts, The Undercurrent

Dark and Snowy Nights This week on the Undercurrent, host Cole Tunningley rebroadcasts a vintage episode from the archives, titled "In the Dark." But before that, in honor of the polar vortex and MSU's cancelling class, reporter Sophie Sagan talks to Michigan State alumni to find out how they spe...

The Undercurrent – 1/20/2019 – S11E1 – MLK in Detroit/Goodbye, Engler

The Undercurrent – 1/20/2019 – S11E1 – MLK in Detroit/Goodbye, Engler

Cole Tunningley and Sophie Sagan

January 25, 2019


Filed under News, Podcasts, The Undercurrent

MLK in Detroit / Goodbye Engler This week on The Undercurrent, host Cole Tunningley explores the life and times of John Engler. On the other half of the show, reporter Sophie Sagan presents her research on the historical connections between MLK and Detroit.

The Undercurrent – 12/2/2018 – S10E9 – Working For Free

The Undercurrent – 12/2/2018 – S10E9 – Working For Free

January 25, 2019


Filed under News, Podcasts, The Undercurrent

Working for Free This week on the Undercurrent, host Cole Tunningley presents stories about working for free. First, reporter Sophie Sagan interviews a woman who spent some time interning at NASA. Then, the host interviews Troy Hale, founder of Tricky Hale Films, to talk about his film, Fart: A Documentary....

The Undercurrent – 11/25/2019 – S10E8 – Remembering Thanksgiving

The Undercurrent – 11/25/2019 – S10E8 – Remembering Thanksgiving

Cole Tunningley and Sophie Sagan

November 26, 2018


Filed under News, Podcasts, The Undercurrent

Remembering Thanksgiving This week on The Undercurrent, host Cole Tunningley and reporter Sophie Sagan tell each other two stories related to Thanksgiving. The first is about Jamestown, a colony set up a few decades before the Pilgrims came to this country. The second is about how one woman sp...

The Undercurrent – 11/17/2018 – S10E7 – Real Life

The Undercurrent – 11/17/2018 – S10E7 – Real Life

Cole Tunningley and Sophie Sagan

November 21, 2018


Filed under News, Podcasts, The Undercurrent

Real Life This week on The Undercurrent, host Cole Tunningley presents two stories about the lines between fiction and nonfiction, reality and art. Reporter Sophie Sagan talks to the co-director of Framing Device, an immersive theater experience that took over the Broad Art Museum. After that...

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