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Weekly podcasts from the University of Texas' student newspaper, The Daily Texan.

Weekly podcasts from the University of Texas' student newspaper, The Daily Texan.

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United States

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Weekly podcasts from the University of Texas' student newspaper, The Daily Texan.

Language:

English


Episodes

Texan Overtime: What's Fall Without Football?

7/2/2020
In June 2020, Texas Athletics reported that 13 football players tested positive or presumed positive for COVID-19. With coronavirus threatening the fall sports seasons for schools across the nation, sports reporters Myah, Donnavan, Stephen, and Marcus discuss what universities would look like without football this fall.

Duration:00:21:51

Texan Overtime: Shut Up and Dribble

6/9/2020
Following a nationwide wave of protests in support of the #BlackLivesMatter movement, numerous figures from Texas Athletics programs have spoken out in support of black athletes. Donnavan, Myah, Marcus and Stephen discuss the varied responses over the past week. Produced and edited by Harper Carlton. Music by Blue Dot Sessions.

Duration:00:18:43

Odds & Ends: Navigating new worlds

5/12/2020
Odds & Ends cobbles together every story from UT and Austin. This last episode of the semester continues to explore the different ways coronavirus is impacting students’ lives — from academic accommodations to dating and relationships. Hosted by Sara Schleede. Reported by Addie Costello and Mckenna Lucas. Produced by Aurora Berry, Harper Carlton and Divya Jagadeesh. Music by Blue Dot Sessions.

Duration:00:13:29

Texan Overtime: Mother's Day Special

5/10/2020
Alex interviews defensive back Caeden Sterns on the role his mother played in his decision to commit to Texas. Produced by Divya Jagadeesh. Music by Nctrnm.

Duration:00:40:02

Texan Overtime: A Poor Man’s DeMar DeRozan

5/4/2020
Texas Sports gets together over Zoom for an extended episode to talk about the three Longhorn selections in the NFL Draft, predictions for Texas Basketball's next season, and whether there'll be a full football season in the fall. Produced by Divya Jagadeesh. Music by Nctrnm.

Duration:00:47:24

Odds & Ends: Let’s get personal

5/1/2020
Odds & Ends cobbles together every story from UT and Austin. This episode is all about personal stories from our reporters at home. Hosted by Sara Schleede. Reported by Austin Cheatham, Patricia Lim and Jackie Ibarra. Produced by Aurora Berry, Harper Carlton and Divya Jagadeesh. Music by Blue Dot Sessions.

Duration:00:19:45

Odds & Ends: Life at home

4/27/2020
Odds & Ends cobbles together every story from UT and Austin. This episode explores some of the ways life has changed from the coronavirus outbreak. Hosted by Sara Schleede. Reported by Will Brooks, Melissa Cortes Santiago and Chloe Young. Produced by Aurora Berry, Harper Carlton and Divya Jagadeesh. Music by Blue Dot Sessions and Creative Commons.

Duration:00:21:19

Odds & Ends: DT Audio talks Tiger King

4/17/2020
Odds & Ends cobbles together every story from UT and Austin. Four of our audio staffers get together over Zoom to chat about the Netflix documentary series Tiger King — from the craziest moments of the show to online reactions on Joe Exotic's fight with Carole Baskin. Hosted by Addie Costello, Will LeHardy, Mckenna Lucas and Wyatt Robb. Produced by Divya Jagadeesh. Music by Lobo Loco.

Duration:00:31:53

Odds & Ends: Backlog part 2

4/14/2020
Odds & Ends cobbles together every story from UT and Austin. This episode includes content created before the coronavirus outbreak. Our future episodes will cover the various ways COVID-19 is affecting the UT community, but for now, enjoy a few stories from a simpler time. Hosted by Sara Schleede. Reported by Austin Cheatham and Chloe Young. Produced by Aurora Berry, Harper Carlton and Divya Jagadeesh. Music by Blue Dot Sessions.

Duration:00:16:14

Texan Overtime: Zoom Edition

4/13/2020
Donnavan, Alex and Marcus are back for a special shelter-in-place episode to talk about head coach Karen Aston leaving the women's basketball team and Texan Sports' bracket for the best Longhorn ever. Produced by Divya Jagadeesh. Music by Nctrnm.

Duration:00:39:43

Odds & Ends: Backlog

4/9/2020
Odds & Ends cobbles together every story from UT and Austin. This episode includes content created before the coronavirus outbreak. Our future episodes will cover the various ways COVID-19 is affecting the UT community, but for now, enjoy a few stories from a simpler time. Hosted by Sara Schleede. Reported by Melissa Cortes Santiago, Addie Costello, Will Brooks and Wyatt Robb. Produced by Aurora Berry, Harper Carlton and Divya Jagadeesh. Music by Blue Dot Sessions.

Duration:00:27:36

The Kidney Club: a conversation with Neelam Bohra

3/12/2020
Audio editor Sara Schleede sits down with projects reporter Neelam Bohra to discuss her most recent article, which celebrates World Kidney Day and shares the experiences of those who have had kidney transplants. You can read her story at thedailytexan.com Produced by Sara Schleede. Cover art by Destiny Alexander. Music by Blue Dot Sessions.

Duration:00:13:00

In the News: Vol. 2, Issue 3

3/10/2020
Sara talks to Spencer and Savana about Democratic primary results, coronavirus and law firm Husch Blackwell's recommendations for UT's sexual misconduct policies. Also, special guest and projects reporter Chad Lyle talks about student government campaigns and election results. Produced by Will Brooks and Sara Schleede. Music by Blue Dot Sessions.

Duration:00:23:26

Odds & Ends: Big and Small

3/10/2020
Odds & Ends cobbles together every story from UT and Austin. UT is iconic in ways both big and small — this episode explores just that. Hosted by Sara Schleede. Reported by Patricia Lim, Austin Cheatham and Jackie Ibarra. Produced by Aurora Berry, Harper Carlton and Divya Jagadeesh. Music from Blue Dot Sessions.

Duration:00:20:45

Texan Overtime: Your Boy Shaka

3/6/2020
Donnavan, Alex and Marcus this week talk about Texas' continued softball success, the men's basketball team's increased chances in getting to the Big Dance, and whether Marcus is a liar or not. Produced by Divya Jagadeesh. Music by Nctrnm.

Duration:00:29:58

Odds & Ends: Traditions

3/2/2020
Odds & Ends cobbles together every story big and small from UT and Austin. This episode is all about the traditions that connect UT students to their university, city, cultures and each other. Hosted by Sara Schleede. Reported by Addie Costello, Will LeHardy, Mckenna Lucas and Wyatt Robb. Produced by Aurora Berry, Harper Carlton and Divya Jagadeesh. Music from Blue Dot Sessions and Bensound.

Duration:00:29:04

Life In Orange: Ordinary Elephant

3/1/2020
Audio producer Aurora Berry sits down with senior life and arts producer Aisling Ayers to discuss the husband and wife musical duo, Ordinary Elephant. Produced by Aurora Berry, Addie Costello, Jackie Ibarra, Will LeHardy, and Chloe Young. Music by Ordinary Elephant and Blue Dot Sessions.

Duration:00:09:18

Texan Overtime: Alex is Actually Always Right

2/28/2020
Donnavan, Alex and Marcus talk about the end of Texas softball's undefeated season, whether baseball will continue their win streak, and a change of luck for Texas basketball. Produced by Divya Jagadeesh. Music by Nctrnm.

Duration:00:25:09

Texan Overtime: I'm the Coach

2/21/2020
Donnavan, Alex and Marcus get together this week to discuss the dominant Texas softball team, continued problems with the men's basketball season, and a rocky start for the Daily Texan's own intramural basketball team. Produced by Divya Jagadeesh. Music by Nctrnm.

Duration:00:28:50

In the News: Vol. 2, Issue 2

2/20/2020
With Super Tuesday less than two weeks away, audio editor Sara Schleede, editor-in-chief Spencer Buckner and news editor Savana Dunning talk about what's on the ballot in Texas. Produced by Will Brooks, Austin Cheatham and Sara Schleede. Music by Blue Dot Sessions.

Duration:00:17:35