Matthew and Isa are joined by Jay Blanes, a student musician from Barcelona, Spain, to chat about his international musical pursuits. Music by Joakim Karud & Jay Blanes.


In the next 25 years, USC's Health Sciences Campus is projected to double in size and residents in surrounding communities are worried about what this means for them. Staff writer Ashley Zhang reported on the situation and talked with Natalie about her story. Music by Joakim Karud.


In the next 25 years, USC's Health Sciences Campus is projected to double in size and residents in surrounding communities are worried about what this means for them. Staff writer Ashley Zhang reported on the situation and talked with Natalie about her story. Music by Joakim Karud.


Last Thursday's issue of the blastZONE had two prominent profile pieces: USC's interim president Wanda Austin and a compilation of several USC students in the context of the college admissions scandal. Natalie talks with writers of those pieces, features editor Diana Kruzman and news editor Sasha Urban. Music by Joakim Karud.


On this week's episode, Aidan hosts a conversation with sports writer Julia Poe and features editor Eric He about the recent college admissions scandal and how it impacted the USC athletics department. Music by Joakim Karud.


After a four-month-long investigation, "Tradition on Trial" is out. Olivia DeWitt talks with writers Natalie Bettendorf and Mia Speier about safety and due process on Greek Row. Music by Joakim Karud.


Natalie talks with USC Annenberg journalism professors, Mark Schoofs and Ben Carrington, about the college admissions scandal, the Annenberg student-faculty reporting initiative, and USC's new president, Carol L. Folt. Music by Joakim Karud.


Last week, six former students who identify as gay or bisexual filed a lawsuit against a campus men’s health doctor for sexual harassment. Natalie talks with news editors Sasha Urban and Andrea Klick about student reactions to the news. Music by Joakim Karud.


Matthew, Isa and Ryan are back to hash out the nominees for the Academy Awards this Sunday and offer their predictions for who will (and should!) be taking home an Oscar. Music by Joakim Karud.


This week, USC men's tennis beat writer Nick Kaufmann gives an update on the tennis teams. Later, Tucker Judkins, photo editor and baseball beat writer, previews the baseball season.