It’s Presidents’ Day on the Big Bad Sad Cast this week! The gang discusses botched butt surgery, Donald Trump hosting SNL, and the dangers of chewing gum.
This week on The Rostrum we have Shireen Ghorbani, Associate Director of Communication and Organizational Development for Facilities on the U of U campus. She discusses the current state of construction projects on campus, why they are happening and what students can expect from the years to come.
This week we have Dr. Cagan Sekercioglu an ecologist, biologist, and nature photographer. In his lecture entitled ‘Why Birds Matter: Conserving the World’s Birds and their Ecosystem Services”, Dr. Sekercioglu discusses the important role birds play in the world’s ecosystems and examines what the decline in birds means for humans.
In this episode the gang explores anxiety, sex dreams, people who are into horses, and stay tuned for an exciting interview from a troubled teen at the end.
Love is in the air on the Big Bad Sad Cast this week as the gang discusses love and romance for this special Valentine’s Day episode.
Andrew Hayes sits down with Michael Aaron, former president of the Lesbian Gay Student Union at the University of Utah. They discuss the history of gay movements at the U, the culture of Utah, and how the LGBT+ community has grown over time.
Anthony Scoma, Bryn Dayton, Jacob Gonzalez, and Ian Decker discuss IWW leader and musician, Joe Hill. They go into his life, his legacy, and the historical impact of the IWW.
Music: “Hands Off!” by Material Support
This week we have Dr. Siegfried Hecker a nuclear scientist, Stanford professor, and former director of Los Alamos National Laboratory. In his lecture entitled “North Korean Nukes: What, How, and Why?” Dr. Hecker discusses his visits to North Korean nuclear facilities, the history of North Koras’s nuclear program, and its current capabilities. This lecture was recorded Jan. 19 at the Aline Wilmot Skaggs Building.
The Rostrum interview with Dr. Siegfried Hecker: http://kuteradio.org/talkshows/dr-siegfried-hecker/