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Level Up Chips S3 E6: The Next Gen Dilemma

On this week’s episode of Level Up Chips, Mike, Max and guest host Jamarius Sims confront the problem about the next generation of consoles: actually getting one. 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/​​


Central Eats Opening

Central Michigan University opened up the Central Eats food court, previously know as the Down Under Food Court, in the Bovee University, on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021.


Soundcheck S7 E5: Rocker's Guide to Country (Part 2)

This time on Soundcheck, Ben goes further into the weeds of country music with Michael and Brody! This should be a good place to start for any rock fans looking to get into country music! Yee Haw! Setlist: 1. L.A. Freeway // Guy Clark 2. You Never Even Called Me By My Name // David Allan Coe 3. I'm The Only Hell (Mama Ever Raised) // Johnny Paycheck 4. I Ain't Living Long Like This // Waylon Jennings 5. Sad Songs and Waltzes // Willie Nelson 6. I Can Get Off on You // Waylon Jennings & Willie Nelson 7. Texas Me (Country Version) // Sir Douglas Quintet 8. Lookin' Out My Back Door // Creedence Clearwater Revival 9. Out on the Weekend // Neil Young 10. Seeds And Stems (Again) // Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen 11. Wheels // The Flying Burrito Brothers 12. Lonesome L.A. Cowboy // New Riders of the Purple Sage 13. The Swimming Song // Loudon Wainwright III 14. 2 Kool 2 Be 4-Gotten // Lucinda Williams 15. Conservative, Christian, Right Wing, Republican, Straight, White, American Males // Todd Snider 16. Our Town (Live) // Iris DeMent 17. Lake Marie // John Prine 18. If I Could Only Fly // Merle Haggard & Willie Nelson 19. Severed Lips // Dinosaur Jr. 20. Night Life // Ray Price 21. Miller's Cave // The International Submarine Band 22. Lookin' Out My Back Door // Kindness, Texas Keep listening to CM Life podcasts: www.cm-life.com/multimedia/ Stay in touch with us: twitter.com/cmlife www.facebook.com/cmlife


Raving Geeks S4 E6: The Geeky Spooktacular

On this week's episode, the geeks anticipate their Halloween festivities - from favorite spooky movies to their favorite candy.


Past Deadline: Campus Dining Problems

On this episode of Past Deadline, Staff Reporter and host McKenna Golat interviews CM-Life Managing Editor Courtney Pedersen to discuss the recent news and opinions surrounding Chartwells - CMU's new food service provider.

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Level Up Chips S3 E5: The Journey of Metroid

This time, Max and Mike celebrate the 35 year journey Metroid has gone through to end up at Metroid Dread, an end to the saga that started it all. Join us as we discuss the story, passion, significance and inspiration of the Metroid series. 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/​​


Soundcheck S7 E4: Rocker's Guide to Country (Part 1)

This time on Soundcheck, Ben shows Michael and Brody the lassos... er, ropes of country music. This should be a good place to start for any rock fans looking to get into country music! Part two comes out next week! 1. White Lightning // George Jones 2. Thanks A Lot // Ernest Tubb 3. Act Naturally // Buck Owens 4. She's Got You // Patsy Cline 5. Once a Day // Connie Smith 6. See The Big Man Cry // Charlie Louvin 7. D-I-V-O-R-C-E // Tammy Wynette 8. Mr. Bojangles // Jerry Jeff Walker 9. Harlan County // Jim Ford 10. Ode To Billie Joe // Bobbie Gentry 11. Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down // Kris Kristofferson 12. Poncho & Lefty // Townes Van Zandt


Raving Geeks S4 E5: The Adaptation of the Geeks

On this week's episode, the Geeks talk about how classic stories evolve and change over time to fit with growing and changing audiences.


Level Up Chips S3 E4: Dark Souls

This time on Level Up Chips, Mike, Max, and guest host Michael Livingston talk about their love for the Souls series, successors, and inspired games. Are you prepared, stranger? 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/​​


For Art's Sake: Rage Room


Raving Geeks S4 E4: The Superhero Identity Crisis

On this week’s episode of Raving Geeks, the Geeks discuss whose identity overtakes who. Is Batman the mask, or is Bruce Wayne the true façade? The secret identity crisis lives on in so many heroes and the Geeks are here to figure out who is the alter-ego. 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/​​


Past Deadline: Introducing 2021 Editor-in-Chief Michael Livingston

Past Deadline is back with staff reporter and new host McKenna Golat. On this episode, she sits down with Central Michigan Life Editor-in-Chief Michael Livingston to talk about the inner-workings of CM Life and why you should be reading every day!


Level Up Chips S3 E3: Nintendo Switch

On Level Up Chips, Mike, Max, and guest host Tess Ware take a trip down memory card lane at the success of the Nintendo Switch. With so many great titles, indie series and fun memories the Switch has so much to talk about! 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/​​


Soundcheck S7 E3: CD Dollar Bin

This time on Soundcheck, Michael, Ben and Brody revisit an old format! See if they found any gold in the CD Dollar Bin! Setlist: 1. heavenmetal // Chelsea Light Moving 2. void // Sonny & The Sunsets 3. God // Tori Amos 4. It's So Easy Bein' Me // Artichoke 5. American Kooter // Trans Am 6. Chicane, OH // Casper Skulls 7. Roar of the Ganja // Jonny Rice 8. Just a Frog // Laurie Miller 9. Sex Candy (Dance Mix) // Laurie Miller 10. Boring (Dance Mix) // Laurie Miller 11. Westbound Sign // Green Day 12. Peggy Legg // Terry Allen 13. Union Afterburner // Kindness, Texas Keep listening to CM Life podcasts: www.cm-life.com/multimedia/ Stay in touch with us: twitter.com/cmlife www.facebook.com/cmlife


Raving Geeks S4 E3: Gore For Glory

On this bloody episode of Raving Geeks, the Geeks dive into the recent trend of ultra-violent, dark and serious superhero movies and shows. Do they contribute to the genre? (WARNING: Discussion involves violent/mature themes and possible spoilers) Keep listening to CM Life podcasts: www.cm-life.com/multimedia/ Stay in touch with us: twitter.com/cmlife www.facebook.com/cmlife


HATS Improv Showcase 2021

All three of CMU's improv groups banned together for an in-person showcase last night at 6 p.m. in the greenspace between Anspach and Pierce Halls.


Level Up Chips S3 E2: P.S. Showcase

On this week’s episode of Level Up Chips, Mike and Max go through all of the exciting information and teasers from the PlayStation show last week. 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/​​ Build your portfolio while a part of an award-winning, student-run newsroom! Central Michigan Life has positions available for students interested in news, sports, video, photo and advertising.  Completed applications should be sent to editor@cm-life.com. They can be found on CM Life's help wanted page: https://www.cm-life.com/page/help-wan...​ Looking for merch to support our endeavors? Visit The Goods Central: https://www.thegoodscentral.com/​​ Central Michigan Life is CMU’s award-winning, student-run campus media company that, over the last 100 years, has evolved into combining exceptional print and digital product lines. CM Life is nationally recognized for its excellence in business and advertising, as well as journalism. CM Life helps prepare students for successful media careers and prides itself on a wide alumni network. CM Life’s employees go on to work with some of the top media organizations, corporations and agencies in the nation.


Soundcheck S7 E2: Diamonds in the Surf: Five Beach Boys Hidden Gems

This time on Soundcheck, Brody and Ben show Michael five great Beach Boys albums that aren't "Pet Sounds." Surf's up! Setlist: 1. Heroes And Villains // The Beach Boys 2. Little Bird // The Beach Boys 3. Be Still // The Beach Boys 4. Diamond Head // The Beach Boys 5. 'Til I Die // The Beach Boys 6. A Day In The Life Of A Tree // The Beach Boys 7. Surf's Up // The Beach Boys 8. Roller Skating Child // The Beach Boys 9. Love Is A Woman // The Beach Boys 10. Only With You // The Beach Boys 11. The Trader // The Beach Boys 12. California Saga (The Beaks Of Eagles) // The Beach Boys 13. PT Cruiser // Al Jardine 14. All I Wanna Do // The Beach Boys 15. Deirdre // The Beach Boys 16. Forever // The Beach Boys 17. Dreamer // Dennis Wilson 18. Southern California // Brian Wilson 19. Maybe the People Would Be the Times or Between Clark and Hilldale // Love 20. Johnny Carson // Kindness, Texas Keep listening to CM Life podcasts: www.cm-life.com/multimedia/ Stay in touch with us: twitter.com/cmlife www.facebook.com/cmlife


Raving Geeks S4 E2: Is DC Making Good Movies Now?

This time on Raving Geeks, the Geeks discuss the less-than-stellar past of the DCEU and how the newest films give them hope for the future. Keep listening to CM Life podcasts: www.cm-life.com/multimedia/ Stay in touch with us: twitter.com/cmlife www.facebook.com/cmlife


SHORT: The Elysium Open Dance Battle

CMU Faculty Ricky Clarkson, known to the campus community as "Professor Bird," helps host an open dance battle in collaboration with the Mount Pleasant School of Dance Sept. 11. "The whole point of this is to say we're here," Bird said. "It's a haven for dancers of all styles to come."