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Students & Government – Part 2

Students & Government – Part 2

Khalid Almubarak, Multimedia Reporter

April 23, 2018

In this episode of Students & Government, we meet Luke and student senator Nicole. We get a sample perspective on the SGA, and what possibly motivates a student to vote. Luke shares his insights, and Nicole talks about the great load of issues that the SGA committees have to deal with, and gives...

Fireside Myths and Legends – The Birth of Egypt: Ra’s Mistake

Fireside Myths and Legends – The Birth of Egypt: Ra’s Mistake

Mateo Cardenas-Clarimon, Multimedia Reporter

April 18, 2018

Welcome to Fireside Myths and Legends. Do you find myths intriguing, but can't find the time to enjoy them? Do you find legends satisfying but can't seem to get enough? Well, you're in luck! This podcast is all about those wonderful Myths and legends from all around the world. From Greek and Egypt...

Students And Government – Part 1

Students And Government – Part 1

Khalid Almubarak, Multimedia Reporter

April 13, 2018

The Outdoor Narrative – Engaging in the Experience

The Outdoor Narrative – Engaging in the Experience

Emily Louis, Multimedia Reporter

April 11, 2018

Everyone has a different experience with the outdoors. How do we engage with the outdoors and yield a positive experience from this space? Podcaster Emily Louis chats with UVM sophomore Joscie about social media portrayals, risks, and setting goals in adventure recreation. The Outdoor Narrative is...

Prime Time Cats – Guns VS Lives

Prime Time Cats – Guns VS Lives

Corey Drew, Multimedia Reporter

April 9, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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!

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