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Prime Time Cats – Guns VS Lives

Prime Time Cats – Guns VS Lives

Corey Drew, Multimedia Reporter

April 9, 2018


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Diane Feinstein once said, "If I could have banned them all - 'Mr. and Mrs. America turn in your guns' - I would have!” Find out in this week's Prime Time Cats episode Corey and Faith’s stance on arming teachers, gun control, and the NRA.   Links to the videos mentioned: Trevor Noah and Parkland Students Parents Explain school ...

Cynic Soundbites – Shots Fired Part Two: An Examination of Gun Culture on UVM’s Campus

Cynic Soundbites – Shots Fired Part Two: An Examination of Gun Culture on UVM’s Campus

Sawyer Loftus, Multimedia Reporter

April 4, 2018


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Shots Fired Part Two: An Examination of Gun Culture on UVM’s Campus March 24th, 2018 activists across the country gathered for the "March for our Lives". The event was created in part to help end mass shootings and gun violence. In Montpelier, Vermont UVM students and others gathered to protest gun...

Study Abroadcast – Santeria Baby!

Study Abroadcast – Santeria Baby!

Kim Henry, Multimedia Reporter

April 4, 2018


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Kim gets invited to a party celebrating someone’s initiation into Santería! Take a listen to hear her crash course on Santería and her recap of the party with all the twists and turns (and a possession or two). Special guest star, Matthew Holliday. The Cynic goes on the road! Or, more accurately...

In The Raw – Jake Potts and Poetry as Remembrance

In The Raw – Jake Potts and Poetry as Remembrance

Leah Kelleher, Multimedia Reporter

April 3, 2018


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Through poetry, we can express raw emotion, honor our loved ones, and grapple with our own identity. This week Leah talks with Jake Potts about the reflective nature of poetry and how it can help a writer come to terms with loss. In the Raw is a podcast created by Leah Kelleher. It promotes the work...

The Newsroom – Languages

The Newsroom – Languages

David Cabrera, Multimedia Reporter

March 30, 2018


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What's happening with Arabic and Italian at UVM? Today David interviews Khalid Almubarak about his experience with languages at UVM and in general, and his upcoming article about the Arabic and Italian departments.

Cynic Soundbites – Shots Fired: An Examination of Gun Culture on UVM’s Campus Part 1

Cynic Soundbites – Shots Fired: An Examination of Gun Culture on UVM’s Campus Part 1

Sawyer Loftus, Multimedia Reporter

March 27, 2018


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March 8, 2018: UVM’s chapters of Young Americans for Liberty and Turning Point USA held a “Discussion of Gun Rights”. Less than a month after the massacre of 17 high schoolers at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida the gun debate has come to the University of Vermont. In this first...

Prime Time Cats – Wakanda Forever!!!

Prime Time Cats – Wakanda Forever!!!

Corey Drew, Multimedia Reporter

March 19, 2018


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When a black cat strolls by you that's seven years of bad luck, but when Black Panther flies by you in his Royal Talon Fighter that's a life time of being WOKE!!! Tune into this week's Prime Time Cats episode to be enlightened by our thoughts and some UVM catamounts thoughts on Black Panther.

Study Abroadcast – Black Panther

Study Abroadcast – Black Panther

Kimberly Henry, Multimedia Reporter

March 16, 2018


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The Cynic goes on the road! Or, more accurately a plane. Cynic Ear co-host, Kim Henry, reports in from Havana Cuba in the Cynics newest podcast: The Study Abroadcast!

Prime Time Cats – Robots: English is my First Language

Prime Time Cats – Robots: English is my First Language

Corey Drew, Multimedia Reporter

March 8, 2018


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Is the future of technology near? Is the robot war on its way? Or is it just the golden age of Love Dolls. Listen in, as this week Corey and Faith Tackle the weirdness that technology has become, and you learn that Faith can’t speak English. Link to the CNN Video mentioned....

The Outdoor Narrative – Summer in the Appalachians

The Outdoor Narrative – Summer in the Appalachians

Emily Louis, Multimedia Reporter

March 7, 2018


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Being in the outdoors can be an emotional experience. Podcaster Emily Louis chats with Joscie, who spent her summer working in a hut in the Appalachian mountains. Joscie shares a successful search & rescue mission and dealing with gender expectations on the trail. The Outdoor Narrative is a podcast...

In the Raw – Joe Waksman and Powerful Lines

In the Raw – Joe Waksman and Powerful Lines

Leah Kelleher, Multimedia Reporter

March 6, 2018


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A poem often begins as few thought-provoking lines that transform into a coherent piece of art. This week Leah talks with Joe Waksman about the importance of sound and powerful lines - both of which capture a reader's attention and drive the momentum within a poem. In the Raw is a podcast created...

Study Abroadcast – Lunar New Year in Havana Part 2

Study Abroadcast – Lunar New Year in Havana Part 2

Kimberly Henry, Multimedia Reporter

February 28, 2018


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Part two! Kim gets to see the world famous "Mestizo America" that is Cuba. How does a Cuban Chinese New Year even work anyways? What does it say about Cuban attitudes toward race, ethnicity, and identity? The Cynic goes on the road! Or, more accurately a plane. Cynic Ear co-host, Kim Henry, reports...

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