MavRadio podcasts are a collaboration of short stories, do-it-yourself segments, sports and news talk programs created by the students of UNO's School of Communication.
info_outline Haunted Heartland 2019 11/05/2019
Haunted Heartland 2019 Fifteen students, and a handful of MavRadio.FM alumni, shared stories of Omaha's past and present; some frightening, others that look at the lighter side of the season. We investigate the impact serial killers have on society decades after their crimes; Omaha's true, dark history of race relations; the folklore of Hummel Park, as well as the lighter side of Halloween. We know that sugar impacts our waistline, but the sales it generates boosts the economy and sets the stage for the kick-off of holiday sales. Finally, the Omaha girl who celebrates the holiday with more zeal than your average 11 year old.
info_outline Tripping with Us by Wyatt Waskowiak 10/29/2019
Tripping with Us by Wyatt Waskowiak Tripping with Us, takes you on a journey about a couple's experiences while traveling. Throughout the first show Wyatt includes: tips, dos and don’ts, stories, humor and a good ride. We share little stories here and there and talk about they've learned from our adventures, so that you don't make the same mistakes.
info_outline Missing the Exit with Jared Stranberg 10/28/2019
Missing the Exit with Jared Stranberg As the premiere episode of Missing the Exit, Jared Stranberg shares several of his encounters with near death experiences. Featured are stories of glass, snakes, disease, cars and conflicts that nearly went awry.
info_outline Blacks in Cinema with Calvin Saunders 10/27/2019
Blacks in Cinema with Calvin Saunders This is Blacks in Cinema hosted by me, Calvin Saunders. Through this podcast I hope to take everyone on a cinematic journey through the decades exploring the roles black people have played in Hollywood. On this first episode I will introduce the "Blaxploitation" era of films and the impact that it had on society.
info_outline Meet the Mavs with Ben Helwig 10/26/2019
Meet the Mavs with Ben Helwig On this episode, Ben Helwig sits down with the Dean of CFAM at UNO, Michael Hilt. Together, they walk through Dean Hilt's career as a broadcaster, how he got into teaching and what his favorite fast food stops are along Dodge Street.
info_outline First Warning 9-10-19 09/10/2019
First Warning 9-10-19 We're back with week two of MavRadio's wide-ranging sports show. This week, Ethan Wolbach, Jack Delperdang, Jack McMonigal, and Ben Helwig discuss Omaha Volleyball's successful weekend, soccer's struggles, a wild football weekend and the final playoff push in the MLB.
info_outline Back to the Past, Present, and Future with Shane Thomas 04/28/2019
Back to the Past, Present, and Future with Shane Thomas This episode, Shane Thomas talks everything 80s and 90s. He is covering issues of the time including the Berlin Wall, the World Wide Web, and the music listening device that defined a generation, the Walkman.
info_outline The Squared Circle with Ray Koch 04/26/2019
The Squared Circle with Ray Koch In this episode of The Squared Circle: Jabbering Boxing with Ray Koch, host Ray Koch talks about the upcoming bout between Terence Crawford and Amir Khan that takes place April 20, at Madison Square Garden in New York City. He also highlights the fight between Errol Spence Jr. and Mikey Garcia that was talked about on his last episode.
info_outline Scene Talk with Josiah Navarro 04/22/2019
Scene Talk with Josiah Navarro Scene Talk returns with Episode 2: Is Rock Dead? Your host Josiah Navarro sits down with his best friend and bandmate Jacob Gothier for a conversation about the current state of rock music, radio rock and scene music alike. They speak openly about their opinions of the phrase "Rock is dead", how they feel about bands changing their sound to remain relevant, what they think the rock community should do moving forward, and much more. Listen in on their conversation in episode 2 of Scene Talk!
info_outline Earth Day 2019 with Ryan Fitzgibbons and Gabriel Escelara 04/20/2019
Earth Day 2019 with Ryan Fitzgibbons and Gabriel Escelara OMAHA, Neb.- A tradition that began 49 years ago as part of the 70's counterculture has become a world-wide celebration of what is now seen as a focus on the environment. April 22 marks the annual Earth Day in which 192 countries band together to provoke change in climate policy and enjoy our natural resources. In this tradition, the reporters with MavRadio.FM explore ways students can make our own community a sustainable environment and we can be stewards for a healthy home. Join hosts Ryan Fitzgibbons and Gabriel Escalera, in-studio guests and reporters in the field for our annual two-hour live broadcast. Producer: Harrison Popp Digital editor: Erin Chance
info_outline The Gab 3-6-2019 03/10/2019
The Gab 3-6-2019 Feeling stressed with midterms, personal responsibilities, work, and more? You're not alone. Tune in to this week's show of The Gab where your host, Gabby Kesterson, discusses what stress is, the good AND bad symptoms of stress, a couple disorders of stress, and how to effectively manage stress.
info_outline First Warning 3-5-2019 03/09/2019
First Warning 3-5-2019 Welcome to First Warning! Every week the debates start with University of Nebraska Omaha sports, but then venture into all professional sports. Listen to Harrison Popp, Ryan Fitzgibbons, and Daniel Kingery talk all things sports today.
info_outline Esports Gaming Podcast with Kaelan Carlson 03/03/2019
Esports Gaming Podcast with Kaelan Carlson In the Esports Gaming Podcast we break down what Esports are and how I, your host Kaelan Carlson fell in love with a rapidly growing industry. Join us this week to dive deep into what has caused the rapid growth and learn the ins and outs of what is happening in the gaming industry!
info_outline Alec John & the Sky Surfers perform on MavRadio.FM 03/02/2019
Alec John & the Sky Surfers perform on MavRadio.FM Alec John and the Sky Surfers are in studio with us, taking us on a trip to beachy getaways in this cold, cold winter! 🏄♂️🌞 Catch their in-studio interview and acoustic set with your hosts Gabby Kesterson, Erin Chance and Shane Thomas.
info_outline Jabbering Boxing with Ray Koch 03/02/2019
Jabbering Boxing with Ray Koch Jabbering Boxing with Ray Koch is a podcast that talks about the current events and main headlines in the sport of boxing. Ray Koch is an avid boxing fan who has covered many fights in the sport and also has experience in the ring. He talks about a lot of the recent and future fights, gives analysis and also talks about what to expect in the near future for the sport.
info_outline The Overpriced Popcorn Podcast with Jack Zipay 03/01/2019
The Overpriced Popcorn Podcast with Jack Zipay The Overpriced Popcorn Podcast is a show that goes deep into cinema from different periods of history. Jack Zipay and Calvin Bruce extend their knowledge and have a debate over some of the greatest movies in history...and some of the worst as well. Its more than a Top 10 podcast, it’s a look at the culture, the historical significance, and the actors and screenplays that made us fans in an instant. The overpriced podcast isn’t your ordinary podcast, it’s a movement. Join the movement and listen today!
info_outline Back to the Past, Present, and Future with Shane Thomas 02/28/2019
Back to the Past, Present, and Future with Shane Thomas Back to the Past, Present, and Future is not just a history show, it’s a remembrance show. Join Shane Thomas as he picks a specific decade and analyzes that periods most infamous events and talks about how they didn’t just affect that period in history, but ended up affecting time from then on. Sure enough, by the time you finish each episode, you will walk away with a new view on history that you never thought you would’ve had before.
info_outline Screenshots with Adam Ortega 02/27/2019
Screenshots with Adam Ortega Screenshots is the technology podcast you need in your life. Human based stories with technology sprinkled in. Join us on this first episode as we dive deep into Tinder, internet dating, and being “catfished”. My guest studied relationship science at KU. The internet is a freaky place, yo.
info_outline Garage Sale with Ulises Orozco 02/26/2019
Garage Sale with Ulises Orozco Welcome to the Garage Sale! Every episode I, Ulises Orozco, interview special guests to help you ball on a budget. We will go through their favorite shops, how they shop, their stories behind the “steals" and of course their weekly item. On this episode, we have Adam Ortega and Christian Robles in studio to help us dress like the pros.
info_outline Scene Talk with Josiah Navarro 02/25/2019
Scene Talk with Josiah Navarro Scene Talk is a music podcast that covers the music your teenage self loved (and maybe still do). Josiah Navarro talks about his favorite scene bands, old and new, and why he and many others still love this type of music. Whether it's an album review, band announcements or drama, or talking about bands of yesteryear, there's always something new in each episode. Return to your roots and rediscover your teenage angst again and listen to Scene Talk!
info_outline From Stars to Busts with Daniel Kingery 02/24/2019
From Stars to Busts with Daniel Kingery In From Stars to Busts, host Daniel Kingery will be talking about college sports stars that were once campus legends to being completely forgotten about when they entered the professional stage. Daniel will also go deep into each player that will be talked about on the show by giving analysis to what happened or could have happened to the players. On the show Daniel will go back and forth with a guest appearance from Jack Zipay.
info_outline Your Home for Hoops with Ellie Brecht 02/23/2019
Your Home for Hoops with Ellie Brecht Your Home for Hoops with Ellie Brecht is a podcast focused on the best of college basketball hoops. The most talented, ranked teams are talked about in an in-depth fashion through credible sources and research through the eyes of a former Division I basketball player. Listen up for conversations on the most controversial topics in basketball, the top talent and what's hot in the world of hoops.