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Maroon and Bold E4

 In this episode of Maroon and Bold, Hunter Gudyka comes on to talk about men’s basketball and their MAC tournament hopes. Then, Hadlee Peters joins the episode to talk about CMU gymnastics win over Bowling Green. Finally, Sydney Neal talks about CMU women’s basketball’s current struggles.  


MS NEWS: CMU Professor on her life in Nigeria

MS News - Multicultural Student Newsletter - is a place to have multicultural voices heard, provided with resources and a feeling of home. Central Michigan Life reporter Nchiewe Ani sits down with CMU English Professor Maureen Eke to talk about her experiences living in Nigeria and surviving the Nigerian Biafra war.


Sex is Central: Welcome Courtney

In in episode of Sex is Central, Yesenia Char is joined by our new co-host, Courtney Boyd! What better way to introduce Courtney than to have her share her sex education experience? Spoiler alert, she never had to wrap a condom around a banana. Our hosts also dive into a discussion comparing sex ed policies in Michigan, North Carolina, and Oregon. And somehow, Yesenia mentions Star Wars again. 

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Maroon and Bold S24 E3

 In this episode of Maroon and Bold, Sports Editor Kaia Zimmerman is joined by sports reporter Hunter Gudyka to preview the CMU men’s basketball’s toilet paper toss game. Then, Hadlee Peters joins the conversation to talk about CMU gymnastics first Mid-American Conference loss to Ball State. Finally, Sydney Neal comes on to talk about women’s basketball’s MAC tournament hopes. Also, the sports desk gives their takes on Valentine’s Day. 

Edited by Kwame Dwomoh Ofori


Breaking it Down: E2

 In this episode of "Breaking it Down," News Editor Lauren Rice is joined by Central Civics Student Coordinator Matthew Thomas and League of Women Voters member Frances Lichtman to break down the primary election coming to Michigan on Feb. 27. Stay tuned to hear about resources, millages and how-to's!  


Are you Smarter than a CM-Lifer : Ashley vs Christian

 In this episode of "Are You Smarter than a CM-Lifer, Podcast Editor Abby Zimmerman is joined by "Raving Geek" co-host Christian Valk and Ashley Martin as they fight to beat the scores of Nico and Jo. Stay tuned to hear about Meg vs. Jaws, Leonardo DiCaprio and Teen Wolf. Todays episode is sponsored by "Support Our Hoops" the best account management team at CM-Life.  


Raving Geeks E2: FNAF Lore

 In this confusing episode of raving geeks, co-hosts, Christian Valk and Ashley Martin, embark on an exhilarating complex journey into the intricate and mysterious lore of the widely acclaimed indie game series, Five Nights at Freddy's, crafted by the mastermind behind the madness, Scott Cawthon. 

Edited By Christian Valk 


Sex is Central E1: Revamped

 Revamped Podcast Alert!!!! 

"Sex is Central" is back with new host Yesenia Char as she discusses what to expect for this podcast, how Star Wars is a example of poor education practices and how to be involved in future episodes. 

Edited by Yesenia Char 


Maroon and Bold S24 E1

 In this episode of Maroon and Bold, Sports Editor Kaia Zimmerman is joined by women’s basketball beat reporter Sydney Neal to talk about the Chippewas rough start to Mid-American Conference play and tournament standings. Then, Hadlee Peters joins the episode to talk about CMU gymnastics’ 2-0 start to conference competition. Finally, Hunter Gudyka talks about men’s basketball dominant performance during the first half of MAC play. Plus, the sports desk talks about their favorite albums.  

Edited by Kaia Zimmerman and Kwame Dwomoh Ofori.


Are You Smarter Than a CM-Lifer E3: Jo vs Nico

Visual Editors Nico Mendoza and Jo Kenoshmeg joins Podcast Editor Abby Zimmerman in the most chaotic episode of "Are You Smarter than a CM-Lifer". Nico and Jo battle for 1st place spot on the leaderboard. Stay tuned to hear conversations about elks drinking hallucinogens, A.I., and Columbus's ships. 


Raving Geeks E1: Doctor Who 60th Anniversary

Raving Geeks is Back!!!!! In this episode of Raving Geek, Co-host Christian Valk and Ashley Martin talk nostalgia and excitement of the Doctor Who 60th anniversary three part special as well as Christmas special. 



Crime Time E4 - Vengeful Ex Husband

On March 5, 2002 Thomas H. Wendt waited outside of the Isabella County Court House in hopes of getting revenge on his ex-wife and the people that did him wrong. In this episode of "CM-Life Crime Time", Podcast Editor Abby Zimmerman investigates the 22 year old case of the ruthless shooting in the heart of downtown Mount Pleasant Michigan. 


LISTENER DISCRETION STRONGLY ADVISED - This podcast includes conversations including gun violence, animal abuse and murder. This conversation may be deeply disturbing and may not be suitable for all ages. See below for source information. 


Are You Smarter than a CM-Lifer: Mason Vs. Lucas

NEW PODCAST ALERT!!! In a new podcast, Are You Smarter than a CM Lifer, Podcast Editor Abby Zimmerman tests the knowledge of the CMLife staff on random trivia. In this episode, Abby is joined by CM-Life Ad teams Mason Turner and Lucas Bieganski as they face off and put their holiday knowledge to the test. Stay tuned to hear about the origin of Jiggle Balls, Narnia, and Coke's first Christmas ad.


Are You Smarter than a CM Lifer: Jo vs Jenna

NEW PODCAST ALERT!!! In a new podcast, Are You Smarter than a CM Lifer, Podcast Editor Abby Zimmerman tests the knowledge of the CMLife staff on random trivia. In this episode, Abby is joined by Assistant Visuals Editor Jo Kenoshmeg and Photographer Jenna Spanola as they face off and put their knowledge to the test. Stay tuned to hear about Space Potatoes, Pope Francis's college job, and a lot of laughter. 


Crime Time E3 - Satanic Panic Crimes: Part 2

 In this episode of "CM-Life Crime Time", Assistant Podcast Editor Abby Zimmerman investigates The West Memphis 3, another case rooted in satanic conspiracy. The West Memphis 3 has spanned over three decades in a fight to get justice for both victims' families and the accused due to the advancements in DNA testing. After 30 years, will the question of who murdered three eight-year-old boys in Robin Hood Hills finally be answered? Stay tuned till the end to find out and hear about one of the newest podcasts CM-Life offers.  

LISTENER DISCRETION STRONGLY ADVISED - This podcast includes conversations including child sexual abuse and murder. This conversation may be deeply disturbing and may not be suitable for all ages. See below for source information. 


ROADMAP TO CMU S1 E2: THINGS WE MISS

 In this episode of Roadmap to CMU, hosts Hima Bindu Mandem and Priyanka Dwarakacharla talk about things that they miss about home while being at Central Michigan University and give tips for how to overcome homesickness. 


Maroon and Bold S23 E7: CMU teams struggle

In this episode of Maroon and Bold, Sports Editor Ashley Birkeness is joined by Megan Youngblood to talk about the start of wrestling season and the bittersweet end to the volleyball season. Hunter Gudyka and Hadlee Peters join the chat to talk about men's basketball's start to its season. Then, Sydney Neal and Kaia Zimmerman come on the podcast to talk about women's basketball's first win of the season. Plus, Kaia sticks around to talk about CMU football's rocky end to the season as they prepare for Toledo. To end the episode, the CMLife sports desk gives their takes on the best Thanksgiving dish. 


Crime Time E2 - Satanic Panic Crimes: Part 1

In this episode of "CM-Life Crime Time", Assistant Podcast Editor Abby Zimmerman investigates crimes during the Satanic Panic. Abby looks into the false accusations of the McMartin trial. 


LISTENER DISCRETION STRONGLY ADVISED - This podcast includes conversations including child sexual abuse. This conversation may be deeply disturbing and may not be suitable for all ages. See below for source information. 


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Sports for Dummies S1 E3: Will there be a new leader?

In this episode of Sports for Dummies, Assistant Sports Editor Kaia Zimmerman and Sports Editor Ashley Birkeness test News Editor Masha Smahliuk on her knowledge of basketball to see if she can top the previous guests, Zipporah and Lauren. 


Breaking it Down - E1

 In the first ever episode of “Breaking it Down,” hosts Lauren Rice and Lindsey Russell sit down with Carson Cooley, president of Central Votes. Tune in to learn about an ongoing lawsuit filed by Michigan legislators against popularly approved ballot proposals and stay to the end for a vocab review!