Maritza Navar-Lopez joins the show to talk about what got her into the journalism field, how things have changed with COVID-19 and more on the latest edition of Class of Covid.
Tea Time is back in 2021, and Lizzie Seils, Grace Kinnicutt and Andrea Ricker are sharing how they feel about their final semester at Illinois State University being fully online. While graduation won't happen like it usually would, they brainstorm some ideas to still make the occasion special.
Sports Editors Jake Sermersheim and Rachel Hickey sit down and break down the start to Illinois State men's and women's basketball season and touch on some other ISU news on the latest edition of the Redbird Report.
Hosts Alex Gant and Jake Sermersheim talk about change coming to the podcast before moving onto news of ISU's vaccine plan, tips for the new year and more on the latest edition of the Roast Session.
Ho ho ho, what's this? A quiz show with host Lizzie Seils and contestants Grace Kinnicutt and Andrea Ricker? What an unexpected holiday treat! Join in on the fun with Grace and Andrea at guessing whether are not these Hallmark Holiday movies are real or made up!
In this episode of Tea Time, Grace Kinnicutt updates us on what this year's hot toys are, Andrea Ricker reminds us all of the universal little-girl Christmas dress experience and Lizzie Seils shares how she used to dance like crazy in middle school.
This week, hosts Andrea and Lizzie are joined by a very special guest, Damon Breitbarth! Damon is the President of the Student Television Workshop as well as a pun master. Follow Damon on Instagram at @damon_r_b
Sports Editor Jake Sermersheim and Sports Reporter Darnysha Mitchell break down the upcoming season for men's and women's basketball on the latest edition of the Redbirds Report.
With Thanksgiving break approaching, Alex Gant and Jake Fogal break down this week's paper that is full of good news. They also share what they are thankful for and why their coffee mugs are half empty.
Camberyn Kelley discusses sports with her dad, Melvin Kelley. The two talk about Melvin's football career as well as his athleticism throughout the years. Camberyn and Melvin talk about the NBA recognizing Black Lives Matter and more!
Guest hosts Alex Gant and Jake Fogal take over this week's Tea Time to take a small break from The Roast Session. Want to hear some embarrassing stories about our recent lives? Then you are in the right place.
Guest hosts take over this week to discuss the stories and topics surrounding the 2020 election results. And, a look at how students are feeling about signing a lease for the next year.
To let off some steam, the Tea Time ladies go on rants on some fairly specific topics. the subjects of their young adult female ire? Weddings and gender reveal parties, naturally.
Having trouble with election results? We got you! Lizzie Seils, Andrea Ricker and Grace Kinnicutt take some time to talk about their experiences with election night (and election week) as journalists and students.
Sports Editors Jake Sermersheim and Jake Fogal are joined by Sports Reporter Rachel Hickey to break down ISU men's basketball, Christian Uphoff's decision to stay and Hickey gives her thoughts on Clemson shutting down their track and field programs.
Photo Editor Alex Gant and Sports Editors Jake Sermersheim and Jake Fogal break down this week's political race, bars and restaurants shutting down and more on the latest edition of the Roast Session.
Camberyn Kelley discusses the current climate of Illinois State University with her guest Darnysha Mitchell. The two share personal experiences and what it means to be black, a woman and a journalist all at once in today's culture. Follow today's guest on Twitter at @DarnyshaM.
This week, the Team Time ghouls talk about memories of trick or treating as kids, as well as their plans for Halloween. Also, listen in for some ~spooky~ Halloween ASMR. Share your costumes with them on Twitter at @SeilsElizabeth, @ricker_andrea, and @GKinnicutt.
News Editor Grace Kinnicutt goes through the candidates discussed in this week's edition of the paper. She talks about a few of their stances and what they are running for and on what level.
Photo Editor Alex Gant and Sports Editors Jake Sermersheim and Jake Fogal talk about spooky season, briefly touch on the upcoming election, give a news update for the Vidette's next paper and more on this latest edition of the Roast Session.
This week, the ladies give each other BuzzFeed quizzes to figure out key aspects of their personality, such as what kind of bread they are, what their inner big cat is and whether or not they can tell Harry Styles lyrics and Shakespeare sonnets apart. Tell us your BuzzFeed quiz results and…
Host Jake Sermersheim is joined by Jacob Hoffman of Basement Bars to talk about starting the label, how things have changed during COVID-19, where he sees Basement Bars in five years and more on the latest edition of Class of Covid.
News Editors Grace Kinnicutt and Kellie Foy preview the second and final Presidential debate that is set in Nashville for Oct. 22 and discuss the nomination of Amy Coney Barret on the Supreme Court and what that means for citizens.
First Sports Editor Jake Sermershiem is joined by Missouri Valley Conference Commissioner Doug Elgin for an interview that breaks down Elgin's plans to retire, his over 30-year career in the MVC and more. Then Sermersheim is joined by Sports Reporter Matt Petrovitch to break down Illinois St…
Photo Editor Alex Gant, Sports Editor Jake Sermersheim and news editor Kellie Foy sit down to talk about Illinois State's newest provost Aondover Tarhule, a candy corn debate and break down some of the best scary movies on the latest edition of the Roast Session.
Camberyn Kelley discusses Black Lives Matter with her guest, Monserrat Patino. The two talk about anti-blackness within the Latinx community. The discussion gets deep as the two reflect on experiences and issues within the Black and Latinx communities.
News Editors Kellie Foy and Grace Kinnicutt interview McLean County Clerk Kathy Michael via Zoom and talk about voting. They discuss how to sign up, where to vote, early and mail-in voting, election judges and more.
Host Jake Sermersheim sits down with Zack Cepaek of the ISU Firebirds to talk about ISU's quidditch team, what has him interested and more on the latest edition of Class of Covid.
Photo Editor Alex Gant sits down with Sports Editors Jake Sermersheim and Jake Fogal to break down Deets on Dietz, talk to News Editor Grace Kinnicutt and break down Halloween costumes for this year on the latest edition of the Roast Session.
Vidette News Editors Grace Kinnicutt and Kelle Foy sit down with sophomore and political science major Grant Chassy to discuss the upcoming debate in Normal between Rep. Rodney Davis and challenger Betsey Dirksen Londrigan for the 13th congressional district. They also recap the VP debate be…
Andrea, Grace and Lizzie discuss possible Halloween costumes, as well as movie theaters and what they miss about them. Topics include "Cats: The Movie," movie theater candy, "Tiger King" Halloween costumes and more.
Photo Editor Alex Gant and Sports Editors Jake Sermersheim and Jake Fogal try John Plevka's favorite coffee from Circle K, talk about how students are wary of ISU's new proctoring system, preview a new Vidette podcast and more on the latest edition of the Roast Session.
New Vidette Podcaster Camberyn Kelly joins Vidette Radio to have honest, topical conversation in both Spanish and English. In this episode, Camberyn introduces herself and talks on her passion for learning and telling stories in multiple languages.
Lizzie Seils leads Grace Kinnicutt and Andrea Ricker down the rabbit hole of the "Twilight" franchise. Other topics include "Shark Boy and Lava Girl," the many crimes committed in "Glee," werewolf clothing and much more.
Sports Editors Jake Sermersheim and Jake Fogal break down Larry Lyons' retirement, Redbird football's schedule, Jessica Keller's promotion and more on the latest Redbird Report.
Vidette News Editors Grace Kinnicutt and Kellie Foy recap Tuesday's 2020 presidential debate in all of its good, bad and ugly parts.
Photo Editor Alex Gant and Sports Editors Jake Sermersheim and Jake Fogal sit down and taste test vanilla lattes from Coffee Hound, Dunkin' and Starbucks and break down the latest edition of The Vidette on the newest edition of the Roast Session.
Andrea Ricker, Grace Kinnicutt and Elizabeth Seils restart Tea Time with discussion on "Animal Crossing," food poisoning and ... eye colors? All that and more on the newest edition of Tea Time.
Lauren Gadomski senior captain of Illinois State University's Redline Express joins Sports Editor Jake Sermersheim to talk about Redline practices, no summer camp and more on the latest edition of Class of Covid
Photo Editor Alex Gant and Sports Editors Jake Sermersheim and Jake Fogal sit down and taste test "coffee," talk about registering to vote, TikTok's ban and more on the first edition of the Roast Session
Senior drum major Kaitlyn Bauman of Big Red Marching Machine joins Sports Editor Jake Sermersheim to talk about how BRMM is adjusting without games, how she joined BRMM, the grind of summer practices and more on the latest edition of Class of Covid.
On the latest edition of the Redbird Report, former Eastern Illinois football player and Illinois State coach Ted Schmitz joins the podcast to discuss the history of the Mid-America Classic rivalry with Sports Editors Jake Fogal and Jake Sermersheim, as well discussing trending ISU sports news.
Tiffani Jackson joins the first edition of the Class of Covid. Jackson discusses starting Onyx, protests around the country, ISU's Black Lives Matter protest, plans for Onyx and more with Sports Editor and host Jake Sermersheim
Kevin Koski and Kimathi Johnson join to discuss Larry Lyons saying "All Redbird lives matter," the ensuing backlash, boycott, the university's response, the upcoming protest and more on this edition of the Redbird Report
Vidette Sports Editors Jake Sermersheim and Jake Fogal sit down and discuss the current state of college sports including the MVFC shut down, the Mid-America Classic cancellation, Romeo McKnight opting out and more on this semester's first edition of the Redbird Report.
Illinois State University baseball coach Steve Holm sits down with Jake Sermersheim to talk NCAA shutting down the season, last season's NCAA Tournament run, Holm's major and minor league career and the future of the Redbird program. Then Sermersheim and co-host are joined by Vidette Editor …
Vidette podcaster and Freedom Network's Marissa Jones is back with a few words of encouragement during quarantine: Networking is not dead, nor should your dreams be either.
On the first Redbird Report in over a month, Sports Editors Jake Sermersheim and Jake Fogal remotely talk about Illinois State sports news that has happened in the past month while in quarantine along with talking about their top five ISU athletes of the 2019-2020 season.
Sports Editor Jake Sermersheim and Photo Editor Ali Rasper run ISU's disappointing season with guest Jake Fogal.
This week on the Freedom Network Podcast, Vidette podcaster Marissa Jones invites Trio intern, Phoebe McLean, to share her personal story and how networking was her key to success.