Kreepy Kulture Episode 8: True Crime

Join Tyler and Stephanie as they talk about modern society's obsession with true crime. Learn about crimes that inspired some of our favorite horror films and the shows that capture true crime stories across the world.

Every Day is Earth Day S2 E3: So what now? An introduction to sustainability at CMU

After learning about civic engagement and media literacy, guest host Teresa Homsi is joined by her colleague Eric Urbaniak to talk about sustainability at CMU. In this final episode, the pair discuss opportunities and infrastructure that students can engage with to make an impact on campus and beyond. Urbaniak and Homsi also stress the importance of community-based sustainability.

Every Day is Earth Day S2 E2: Who's right? A guide to avoiding misinformation

In order to develop solutions to environmental issues, we need to be on the same page and supported by credible, fact-based information. But how do we know what a fact is, what is real and how do we navigate the mess of misinformation? Join guest host Teresa Homsi and professor Troy Hicks as they discuss media literacy - what it is and why it’s important. Hicks is a professor of English and Education at CMU who works with K-12 teachers on implementing media literacy curriculum into their classrooms.

Every Day is Earth Day S2 E1: Civic Engagement, Collective Action and Sustainability

In this first episode of “Every Day is Earth Day,” guest host Teresa Homsi is joined by Maddie Thomas to discuss civic engagement, a broad but imperative concept in implementing sustainable solutions. Thomas is the student coordinator for Central Civics, a program run out of the Mary Ellen Brandell Volunteer Center that works to develop civic skills and promote active citizenship. “Every Day is Earth Day” is a special mini-series that celebrates the spirit of Earth Day with a focus on action through civic engagement, media literacy and opportunities at CMU. This is the podcast’s second-year run with Teresa Homsi, a campus sustainability coordinator with Central Sustainability and Facilities Management.

Raving Geeks 2: Electric Boogaloo

On this week’s episode of Raving Geeks, the Geeks talk about all the fantastic, confusing, and down-right crazy titles that you see for different media. From Ghostbusters to Pokemon Masters: EX, it’s a podcast you won’t want to miss! 

Pass the Mike E3: Reflections from a former punk-rocker

On this week's episode of Pass the Mike, Michael is joined by Dr. Joel Lewis, a CMU alumnus who was in the Mount Pleasant punk scene from the early 90's to the late 2000's. From raiding stages to getting a little bare-skinned during performances, you don't want to miss the crazy stories that Lewis has to offer!

Raving Geeks: The Video Game-Movie Adaptation

On this week's episode of Raving Geeks, the Geeks are joined by Level Up Chips host, Michael Gonzalez, as they talk about the many different video game movie adaptations throughout the years. They even discuss the many movie-to-video-game adaptations. From Sonic the Hedgehog to Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga, it's an episode you don't want to miss!

Diverse Voices EP12: The Asian American Experience

On this episode of diverse voices Host Mia Sikkema and Vice President of Central Michigan University's Organization of Asian Leaders, Gabby Hugo, celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander heritage month and discuss a wide variety of topics important to the Asian American experience.

Kreepy Kulture E7: A24 Horror Films

On this episode of Kreepy Kulture, Tyler and Stephanie discuss A24's scariest horror films and why they spark our darkest fears. 

Pass the Mike E2: Henry and the ETV

Join host Michael Piwowarski and guest band Henry and the ETV as they talk about their latest album, tours, and Spotify! This episode also includes the song Breakin Out from the band's latest album, Roasty Toasty.

Maroon and Bold: Talking transfers

On this week's Maroon and Bold, sports editor Christian Booher welcomes on reporters Ryan Colores and Sean Chase to talk what's going on in CMU athletics. Ryan dishes on baseball's sweep of Ohio, while Sean talks about the impact of Molly Davis transferring from CMU. All that and more on this week's Maroon and Bold.

Past Deadline: A conversation with Melissa Isaac of the Michigan Department of Education

On this episode of Past Deadline, University News Editor and guest host Aurora Rae has a conversation with Melissa Isaac. She serves as Gizhwaasod: Protector of the Young at the Michigan Department of Education. Isaac discusses her time with First Lady Jill Biden at the State of the Union on March 1st and how she is supporting the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe from her position at the MDE. 

Sex is Central: Sex and the Media

Understanding sexuality, depicting sex in television and getting scammed for nudes. Jill Harrington discusses topics surrounding sex and the media with guest star, Michael France. Warning: this episode contains mention of sexual assault in television shows.

Pass the Mike E1: Riot Course

On the all-new limited series podcast, Pass the Mike, join host Michael Piwowarski as he talks to Riot Course- a Southeast-Michigan band. You'll hear them talk about inspirations, the music process, and… the Killdozer? It's a music podcast you don't want to miss!

Maroon and Bold: Softball and wrestling and football, oh my!

This week on Maroon and Bold, sports editor Christian Booher welcomes on Megan Youngblood and Ashley Birkeness to talk softball and wrestling. Megan recaps the Chippewa wrestlers and their performance at nationals. Later, Christian talks spring football with Sean Chase.

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!