World Affairs Podcast Program

Keck Center World Affairs Podcast Program

We are excited to invite pairs of student podcasters to conduct research on a region or a theme in world affairs and develop three podcasts. Students selected for this fellowship will receive $1,000 disbursed in two payments. Under the supervision of Prof. Terril Jones, student teams are expected to post one podcast per month (we instruct how to post to Spotify, but you may post to Apple Podcasts or another public platform). No previous experience in podcasting is required. The Keck Center will also post podcasts on its website. Students must commit to attend group training sessions with Prof. Jones on podcast development on five Friday mornings (10 a.m.). These meetings are crucial and required, and will include at least one “master class” with a veteran podcaster/broadcaster Friday, Sep. 30. First-year students are encouraged to apply. The final podcast is due Thursday December 1, 2022. Please consider if your schedule allows you to attend the training sessions and to meet the deadlines. The first payment will be after teams post the first episode; the second payment after teams complete all three podcasts.

Click here for the application.

Submit the application form to: keckcenter@cmc.edu and tjones@cmc.edu

 

 

2021-22 World Affairs Podcasters

World Affairs Podcasters (Spring 2022):

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Jocelyn Livier Jimenez
CMC '24

Bilge Tayyar
CMC '24

"Dear Women, - Men."

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Christina Zogopoulou - headshot_edited

Christina Zogopoulou - headshot_edited

Sunset in the Woods

Sunset in the Woods

Christina Zogopoulou
CMC '25

Brezlan (Powell) Malina
CMC '24

“Capitali$t imperiali$m: Cocaine, Coffee,

and the Commons”

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Fall Tokens

Fall Tokens

"“Pseudo-Sustainability in Scandinavia”

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Sambhav Maheshwari 
CMC '25

Laura Somoza Velez - headshot

Laura Somoza Velez - headshot

Madison Packbier - headshot_edited

Madison Packbier - headshot_edited

“The Truth Behind the U.S. Territories”

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Laura Somoza Velez
CMC '24

Madison Packbier
CMC '24

Guadalupe Loza-Mendez - headshot

Guadalupe Loza-Mendez - headshot

Guadalupe Loza - headshot_edited

Guadalupe Loza - headshot_edited

Guadalupe Loza-Mendez 
CMC '25

Ilma Turcios
CMC '25

“Femicide in Latin America”

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Fukang (Richard) Yin - headshot_edited

Fukang (Richard) Yin - headshot_edited

Xiangyi Junan Ke
CMC '25

Fukang (Richard) Yin
CMC '25

“China’s Belt & Road Initiative”

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Alessandra Villalon - Headshot

Alessandra Villalon - Headshot

Gabrielle Ong - Headshot

Gabrielle Ong - Headshot

Alessandra Villalon
CMC '24

Gabrielle Ong
CMC '25

“Conversations About Philippine Politics”

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Andrew (AJ) Holzer - headshot_edited_edited

Andrew (AJ) Holzer - headshot_edited_edited

Herbert Erik Lohmus
CMC '24

Andrew Holzer
CMC '23

“Russian Relations and Geopolitical Interests”

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World Affairs Podcasters (Fall 2021):

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Bertha Tobias - headshot

Mohamed Yassin - headshot_edited_edited_edited

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Bertha Tobias
CMC '24

Mohamed Yassin
CMC '23

"Dear White People (at CMC)"

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Pieter van Wingerden - headshot_edited

Pieter van Wingerden - headshot_edited

Jonathan Ip - headshot

Jonathan Ip - headshot

Pieter van Wingerden
CMC '24

Jonathan Ip
CMC '24

"Power Play - Border Disputes in China"

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Buildings Reflecting on Water

Buildings Reflecting on Water

Joseph Zhong - headshot_edited_edited

Joseph Zhong - headshot_edited_edited

Josh Morganstein
CMC '25

Joseph Zhong
CMC '25

"Democracy in Latin America"

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Livia Hughson Headshot _edited

Beautiful Nature

Beautiful Nature

Livia Hughson
CMC '25

Anjali Thakore
CMC '25

"Genocide: Never Again … Again"

Maribella Munoz-Jimenez_edited

Maribella Munoz-Jimenez_edited

Adrian Flynn - headshot

Adrian Flynn - headshot

Maribella Munoz-Jimenez
CMC '25

Adrian Flynn
CMC '25

"The People’s Anthology"

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Outdoor Yoga

Outdoor Yoga

Sara Habaibeh - headshot

Sara Habaibeh - headshot

Vu (Peter) Dien
CMC '25

Sara Habaibeh
CMC '25

"MENA in the Media”

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Xinyue Zhang - headshot

Xinyue Zhang - headshot

Wanqian Peng - headshot_edited_edited

Wanqian Peng - headshot_edited_edited

Xinyue Zhang
CMC '25

Wanqian Peng
CMC '25

"Period Poverty in China”

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Yaqin Zhang

Yaqin Zhang

Baron Zeng Headshot

Baron Zeng Headshot

Yaqin Zhang
CMC '23

Baron Zeng
CMC '24

"Olympolitics"

2020-21 World Affairs Podcasters

World Affairs Podcasters (Spring 2021):

Kimiko Adler - headshot

Kimiko Adler - headshot

Desmond Mantle - headshot

Desmond Mantle - headshot

Kimiko Adler
CMC '23

Desmond Mantle 
CMC '23

"History for the Taking: The Elusive Justice of Artifact Repatriation"

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Rukmini Banerjee - headshot

Rukmini Banerjee - headshot

Theodore Siasat - headshot

Theodore Siasat - headshot

Rukmini Banerjee
CMC '24

Theodore Siasat
CMC '24

"La Opresión de La Gente"

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White Flowers

White Flowers

Almond Blossom

Almond Blossom

Lauryn Jeans
CMC '22

Robin Peterson
CMC '22

"Why Are We Not Talking About This?”

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Pink Petals

Pink Petals

Bouquet of Flowers

Bouquet of Flowers

BaoChau Le
CMC '24

Justin Shen
CMC '24

“Chinese Intervention in the South China Sea"

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Wedding Canopy

Wedding Canopy

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India Soranson Way - headshot

Arda Aslan
CMC '24

India Soranson Way
CMC '23

 "After the Spring"

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Joan (Joanne) Wang - headshot

Joan (Joanne) Wang - headshot

Matthew Ho - headshot

Matthew Ho - headshot

"Artillery Chamber" 

Joan (Joanne) Wang
CMC '24

Matthew Ho
CMC '24

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Zoya Nawaz - headshot

Zoya Nawaz - headshot

Jorlene Garcia - headshot

Jorlene Garcia - headshot

"Culture Wars: Spheres of Influence in International Relations."

Zoya Nawaz
CMC '23

Jorlen Garcia
CMC '24

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Flowers for Sale

Flowers for Sale

"The Quisqueya Podcast"

Elton Smole
CMC '21

Christopher Agard
CMC '21

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World Affairs Podcasters (Fall 2020):

Carley Barnhart
CMC '22

Hallie Spear
CMC '22

Hailey Wilson
CMC '22

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Hailey Wilson - headshot

"Tug of War"​

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Genevieve Collins 
CMC '21

Jacob Leischner
 CMC '21

"Street protests: France, Algeria, Hong Kong”

Podcast Link - coming soon

Sumanje & Joy
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Sumanje%20Chigwenbe - headshot

Joy Zhu - headshot

Joy Zhu - headshot

Sumanje Chigwenembe
CMC '24

Joy Zhu 
CMC '24

"U.S. Intervention: South America, Middle East, Africa, Asia"

Alexandra Futterman - headshot

Alexandra Futterman - headshot

Alexandra Futterman 
CMC '22

Augusta Lewis
CMC '22

“Comparing women leaders: pioneer vs. modern, democracy vs autocracy, and others”

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Sasha Rothstein - headshot

Sasha Rothstein - headshot

Samantha Murphy 
CMC '21

Sasha Rothstein
HMC '24

“Niche national security subfields”

Umer Lakhani

CMC '25

Aryan Totawat
CMC '24

"Kashmir, a Fragile Paradise"

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