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Raving Geeks: Book-Cast, Like Book-Tok but better

On this week's episode of Raving Geeks, the Geeks talk about the tropes, themes, and so much more about the books they've read. It's a geeky episode that you won't want to miss!


Kreepy Kulture E6: Literary Horror

On this episode of Kreepy Kulture, Stephanie and Tyler are joined by CMU English Professor Joseph Sommers as they discuss literary horror. While Stephanie and Tyler discuss their personal favorite horror authors, Professor Sommers dives into one of the scariest books of all time.


Sex is Central: Update Mini-Episode

Welcome back to Sex is Central! Get to know your host, Jill Harrington, in this mini-sode as she addresses some listener questions and talks about her experiences while establishing the podcast so far. 


Level Up Chips: It's all Elden Ring!

On this episode of Level Up Chips, Mike and Max join up with the editor-in-chief, Michael Livingston, to talk about how much fun their having with Elden Ring. With some slight spoiler warnings, this is an episode all three of us have been dying to do. You won't want to miss it!


Raving Geeks: The Boys are back! (Warning: +18 to the extreme)

On this week's episode of Raving Geeks, the Geeks take a look at the season 3 trailer for The Boys- Amazon's hit supe-show with tons of gore, swears, and so much more. This is a very mature show, so viewer discretion advised for this episode!


Diverse Voices S1 EP10 Stand with Ukraine

On this episode of Diverse Voices Host Mia Sikkema and Guest Dr. Adhikari Parkash of the Central Michigan University discuss the crisis in Ukraine and how listeners can help from overseas. The following organizations and links are donation sites helping Ukraine. 

- Doctors without Borders: Help save lives. Donate now. | Doctors Without Borders

- Global Citizen: 25 Meaningful Ways You Can Help Ukraine (globalcitizen.org)


Maroon and Bold: MAC tournament 2022

On this week's episode, Christian welcomes on Megan to discuss the four Chippewa wrestlers who will be participating in the NCAA championships March 17-19 in Detroit. Ashley and Noah also join the show to discuss their experiences in Cleveland for the MAC tournament and the future outlook of the Chippewa men's basketball team.


Kreepy Kulture E5: Modern Horror Movies

On this episode of Kreepy Kulture, join Stephanie and Tyler as they discuss modern horror culture and some of their favorite modern horror films.


Maroon and Bold: Toughness amidst trauma

In this week's episode, Christian welcomes on Megan Youngblood to discuss Central Michigan softball's response to a bus accident. The Chippewas, amidst the traumatic event, rallied to win its next game. Megan shares the story and impressions of the team after going through the event. Reporters Ashley Birkeness, Sean Chase and Ryan Colores also share what's been going on with their respective teams. All that and more on this week's Maroon and Bold.


Raving Geeks: The Muppet Geek Show

This time on Raving Geeks, the Muppets are the big talk for the Geeks as they decide how each character will fit into their favorite pop-culture series. Will Rizzo the Rat be Qui-Gon-Jin or will it be Gonzo? Tune in on this week’s episode to see it all play out!

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Kreepy Kulture E4: Horror Icons

On this week’s episode of Kreepy Kulture, Stephanie and Tyler talk with CMU Professor William Wandless to discuss the characteristics, themes, and patterns seen in horror icons in media. Join them as they also rank who the scariest icons are!  Be sure to check CMLife's social media to take a look at the scare-o-meter, too! 

You can find Professor Wandless at:

Twitter: @arsgoetica 

Website: wrackwellabbey.com


Past Deadline: Following-up on Michigan's "cat crisis"

On this episode of Past Deadline, Staff Reporter and host McKenna Golat interviews CM-Life Reporter Zipporah Abarca about how a Michigan Executive Order impacted rescues, shelters, and animal clinics. Abarca goes over her time with the owners of Karma Kat Cafe and the bottom line of how to end this problem the state of Michigan faces.


Level Up Chips: Directs, Cyberpunk, and Souls

On this week’s episode of Level Up Chips, Mike and Max talk about the latest on the new Nintendo Direct, Cyberpunk 2077’s next-gen update, and a look back on Dark Souls to hype up the launch of Elden Ring.


Kreepy Kulture E3: Horror Video Games

This time on Kreepy Kulture, Stephanie Chipman and Tyler Clark are joined by guest host Michael Gonzalez, host of Level Up Chips, to talk about their love for horror video games. Thanks for watching! Make sure to like, subscribe and follow us on social media to stay updated with your Central Michigan University campus and community: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cmlife​​ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CMLIFE​​ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cmlifephoto/​​ Sound from Zapsplat.com


Diverse Voices S1 E:9 Navigating Activism

On this episode of Diverse Voices, host Mia Sikkema and guests Ku 'Juana Quinn and Makayla Osborn continue the Black History month mini-series by discussing activism. Sikkema, Quinn, and Osborn talk about their own experiences with activism, what activism means today, and their future plans.  


Sex is Central E1: Sexpectations

Jill Harrington and Izzy Demers talk about their views of sex throughout childhood, and how sex has impacted their relationships as they have moved on to college. Ask us questions: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdIi0yZu8jwW88tMuhLtNlIc0qWim9Hu5cZGYyqwnUyvBVygQ/viewform?usp=pp_url


Raving Geeks: A Geek Romance

This time on Raving Geeks, the Geeks look into the great romances pop-culture has given us. Think Lois Lane and Superman, Spiderman and MJ, Padme and Anakin. Ok, maybe not Padme and Anakin, but hear what they have to say on this week’s episode!


Kreepy Kulture E2: Horror Inspired Music

This time on Kreepy Kulture, Stephanie and Tyler discuss the influence horror-culture has made on punk, rock, and metal music.

Check out the Kreepy Kulture music playlist to hear some of the songs they mentioned: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/3GDNAZlKzn6mwmSBZQVZ77?si=Sh6WvdrfTcqgzGR4vMqRhA

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Diverse Voices S1 EP8 Introducing Black History Month

On this episode of Diverse Voices, host Mia Sikkema and Central Michigan University graduate student Eric Pouncil introduce the first of the Diverse Voices Black History Month episodes. They discuss the importance of Black History month and how the education system can improve the way they celebrate Black History Month.


Level Up Chips S4 E3: Console Wars

The past few weeks have been hectic in the gaming world as Sony acquires Bungie and Microsoft acquires Activision Blizzard. Join Michael Gonzalez and Max Logan as they enter a deep conversation about the company battles.