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  • Radiolab

    Radi­o­lab believes your ears are a por­tal to anoth­er world. Where sound illu­mi­nates ideas, and the bound­aries blur between sci­ence, phi­los­o­phy, and human expe­ri­ence. Big ques­tions are inves­ti­gat­ed, tin­kered with, and encour­aged to grow. Bring your curios­i­ty, and we’ll feed it with possibility.

  • Science for the People

    We are a long-for­mat inter­view show that explores the con­nec­tions between sci­ence, pop­u­lar cul­ture, his­to­ry, and pub­lic pol­i­cy, to help lis­ten­ers under­stand the evi­dence and argu­ments behind what’s in the news and on the shelves. Every week, our hosts sit down with sci­ence researchers, writ­ers, authors, jour­nal­ists, and experts to dis­cuss sci­ence from the past, the sci­ence that affects our lives today, and how sci­ence might change our future.

  • Sea Change Radio

    Sea Change Media’s mis­sion is to make con­nec­tions that advance the shift toward social, envi­ron­men­tal, and eco­nom­ic sus­tain­abil­i­ty. Sea Change Media is a sole­ly-owned propi­etor­ship.

    Sea Change Radio, the pri­ma­ry project of Sea Change Media, is a week­ly show cov­er­ing the shifts to social, envi­ron­men­tal, and eco­nom­ic sustainability.

  • So Um Like... Politics?

    An exam­i­na­tion of cur­rent affairs in Cana­di­an, Man­i­to­ban and cam­pus pol­i­tics, and their direct effect on stu­dents at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Manitoba!

  • Terra Informa

    Ter­ra Infor­ma is your source for local and inter­na­tion­al envi­ron­men­tal news with an Alber­tan and Cana­di­an per­spec­tive. Based out of the CJSR news depart­ment in Edmon­ton, Alber­ta we strive to inform and cre­ate awar­ness about the under-report­ed con­nec­tions between our lives and the nat­ur­al envi­ron­ment. Every week we pro­duce a show com­prised of an envi­ron­men­tal news overview, fea­ture seg­ments which often includ­ed inter­views with aca­d­e­mics, activists and com­mu­ni­ty orga­niz­ers to high­light local, nation­al and inter­na­tion­al envi­ron­men­tal issues and their Cana­di­an or Alber­tan con­nec­tion. Each show also includes a look into what envi­ron­men­tal events are hap­pen­ing in our communities.

  • The Green Majority

    The Green Major­i­ty is a week­ly envi­ron­men­tal news pro­gram pro­duced live at CIUT in Toron­to, Cana­da and broad­cast on cam­pus and com­mu­ni­ty sta­tions across the coun­try. The show, Canada’s first and only envi­ron­men­tal news-hour, is pro­duced by a ded­i­cat­ed team of vol­un­teers. Tune into the broad­cast or down­load the pod­cast for envi­ron­men­tal head­lines, guest fea­tures and analy­sis of Canada’s most impor­tant eco­log­i­cal events. The Green Major­i­ty oper­ates with a BY-NC cre­ative com­mons license. The Green Major­i­ty is a week­ly envi­ron­men­tal news pro­gram pro­duced live at CIUT in Toron­to, Cana­da and broad­cast on cam­pus and com­mu­ni­ty sta­tions across the coun­try. The show, Canada’s first and only envi­ron­men­tal news-hour, is pro­duced by a ded­i­cat­ed team of vol­un­teers. Tune into the broad­cast or down­load the pod­cast for envi­ron­men­tal head­lines, guest fea­tures and analy­sis of Canada’s most impor­tant eco­log­i­cal events. The Green Major­i­ty oper­ates with a BY-NC cre­ative com­mons license.

  • The Hockey Show

    The Hock­ey Show with Tee­bz and Beans is all about the good ol’ hock­ey game! Every week, Tee­bz and Beans will get down to busi­ness dis­cussing news and issues from the NHL, AHL, KHL, CHL, NCAA, CIS, and any oth­er hock­ey-relat­ed mat­ter that catch­es their atten­tion. Watch for spe­cial guests to join them on the show, and make sure you’re near your phone if you want to ask the guys any hock­ey-relat­ed ques­tion! They will also be giv­ing away prizes through­out the year, so be sure to tune in if you want some free gear!

    Tee­bz is a long-time hock­ey fan with a pas­sion for the game like no oth­er. He authors Hock­ey Blog In Cana­da, and rou­tine­ly attends any and all hock­ey games he can — NHL right down to the tykes at the local are­na! Hav­ing played for many years, the defence­man now reserves his hock­ey rage for spongee on the out­door rinks in Winnipeg.

    Anoth­er defence­man, Beans is still play­ing hock­ey in local beer leagues — some­times for beers! When he’s not at the rink, he’s usu­al­ly busy at school as he works at his trade. How­ev­er, when Hock­ey Night In Cana­da hits the air­waves or when he get can to a rink, Beans shows his true love of the game!

  • THE JOB POD with Youth Employment Services

    Youth Employ­ment Ser­vices offers FREE employ­ment ser­vices to youth 16 – 29 across Man­i­to­ba. We host a week­ly pod­cast series that talks about every­thing from find­ing a job to explor­ing dif­fer­ent career options. New episodes every Wednes­day. Wel­come to the Job Pod!

  • THE PLUG

    Cel­e­brat­ing the fresh, diverse cul­ture of Africa. Dis­cussing the press­ing issues of impor­tance to Africans in Cana­da, and spot­light­ing the events hap­pen­ing in our com­mu­ni­ty, this is THE PLUG.

  • The Supporting Act

    The Sup­port­ing Act is a show ded­i­cat­ed to shin­ing a light on per­form­ers shy of the main­stream. On a week­ly basis, host Matt Moskal sits down with stand-up comics, musi­cians or artists that aren’t quite house­hold names. Guests range from sea­soned vet­er­ans to green beginners.

  • The Toban Show

    Week­ly news briefs from the pages of the Man­i­to­ban, your stu­dent newspaper.

  • Turning Heads

    Turn­ing Heads dis­cuss­es soci­etal pres­sures to be per­fect” in today’s world. So often do we find our­selves aim­ing to fit into social cat­e­gories placed upon us, engi­neered by vast insti­tu­tions and sur­round­ing dis­cours­es. The inabil­i­ty to fit per­fect­ly into soci­etal box­es” leaves some feel­ing uneasy, and can con­tribute to the dis­com­fort in iden­ti­ty. Turn­ing Heads invites guests to share their unique sto­ries regard­ing careers, rela­tion­ships, well­be­ing, sex­u­al­i­ty, and human rights to dis­cuss the many ways to dis­man­tle nar­row ide­olo­gies of per­fec­tion and to high­light the beau­ty of being dif­fer­ent. This record­ed show hopes to inspire oth­ers to chase their dreams while pro­vid­ing insight on self-help through authen­tic conversations. 

  • Turning Pages

    An in-depth dis­cus­sion with an author about one of their works. His­to­ry, eco­nom­ics, com­e­dy, art, crime, fic­tion and more, the title may vary but the exam­i­na­tion of the book remains the same.

  • TV Talkers

    TV Talk­ers! The radio talk show that dis­cuss­es any­thing and every­thing hap­pen­ing on tele­vi­sion! Whether it’s cur­rent TV shows, or doing rewatch­es (choos­ing a sea­son from a TV show and dis­cussing it week­ly) The TV Talk­ers have got you cov­ered! Far­ren, Matt, Simon & Tia­go will also have themed episodes, guest stars, guest speak­ers and oth­er fun stuff going on week­ly. You know the time (Mon­days at 5:30 pm), you know the place (101.5 UMFM), so tune into the TV Talkers!

  • UMFM Special Broadcasts

    From time to time, we need to inter­rupt our reg­u­lar­ly sched­uled pro­gram­ming to bring you some­thing that is time sen­si­tive, late-break­ing or some­thing that we feel is of par­tic­u­lar inter­est to you, our loy­al lis­ten­ers. We assure you that your reg­u­lar­ly sched­uled pro­gram­ming will return soon, so in the mean­time, kick back and enjoy this spe­cial broadcast!

  • Wake The F Up!

    A fem­i­nist talk show whose foun­da­tion lies in inter­sec­tion­al­i­ty and anti-colo­nial­ism, speak­ing on issues con­cern­ing iden­ti­ty, per­son­hood, and cur­rent fem­i­nist debates, host­ed by Karan and Christina.

    @wakethefupumfm

  • WINGS

    WINGS: Wom­en’s Inter­na­tion­al News Gath­er­ing Ser­vice is an all-woman inde­pen­dent radio pro­duc­tion com­pa­ny that pro­duces and dis­trib­utes news and cur­rent affairs pro­grams by and about women around the world. WINGS pro­grams are used by non-com­mer­cial radio sta­tions, wom­en’s stud­ies, and indi­vid­u­als. For more infor­ma­tion, you can vis­it Wings on the web at www​.wings​.org.

  • Writer's Voice

    Writer’s Voice … where the con­ver­sa­tion goes deep­er. We talk to writ­ers of all gen­res about mat­ters that move us and make us think.