Our Podcasts

1801 Live

The University of South Carolina’s Student Government, in partnership with Garnet Media Group, presents 1801 Live: an event and podcast series highlighting UofSC alumni and student organizations, hosted by current Student Body Vice President Emily Dengler. 1801 Live takes its name from the founding year of the university and aims to spark a collaborative conversation between alumni and current student leaders, as we discuss relevant and controversial topics surrounding our campus.

90.5 Seconds of the News

A weekly news update curated by WUSC-FM, the University of South Carolina's official student-run radio station, with help from partners in The Daily Gamecock news organization and SGTV, USC's television station. 

90.5 Seconds of the News is hosted, produced and edited by Emily Okon, news director for WUSC-FM & HD-1 Columbia. Music is "At the Restaurant," courtesy of Monolog Rockstars under a Creative Commons 4.0 International License.

Adventures Beyond the Coop

Adventures Beyond the Coop is a podcast for the renegades, the revolutionaries, and the romantics. For the people who like to get out of their comfort zones, to challenge the status quo, and most of all, to live wildly. Chloe Barlow interviews USC students and alumni who have embarked on incredible adventures to hear about their journey, and the lessons they learned. Each week, listeners are reminded: sometimes you have to get lost to find yourself. Check back every Friday for new episodes.

Columbia Chronicles

Columbia Chronicles provides in-depth coverage of news and issues important to the greater Columbia community. If you're interested in learning more about our community and how it works, you've come to the right place. It's your chance to better understand how the news may affect you and your life, and all it takes is a few minutes of your time. Columbia Chronicles is produced through a partnership between Garnet Media Group and the University of South Carolina's School of Journalism and Mass Communications.

Culture Jam

No industry is more deeply ingrained in our culture than music is. From the songs we play on repeat to the artists we idolize, music is the ultimate expression of who we are as individuals and as a society. Join Culture Jam host Zoe Francesca as she takes a look at the musical icons who have made the music scene what it is and analyze the cultural influences that made them who they are.

Fit Check — On hiatus until Fall 2022

Fit Check is a podcast about personal style and the unique stories behind each person's version of style. Hear from fellow students, musicians, visual artists, sneaker heads, shopaholics, and fashion entrepreneurs about the influences that affect their aesthetic choices. 

Host: Griffin McDonald || Producer/Editor: Joshua Tekle

Garment & Black

Garment & Black is the style podcast of Garnet & Black magazine, hosted by the current Style Director Parker Blackburn. Garment & Black discusses events in fashion in a fun, bitchy, and analytical way while also looking to our co-host’s creative endeavors and editorials within the Garnet & Black magazine.

Garnet & Gore

Garnet & Gore is a true-crime podcast hosted by Marina Uliano, accompanied by a cast of college students. Each episode is an in-depth investigation into a different criminal or crime, telling the stories to listeners and reacting with them.

General content warning: violence, sexual assault

The M-Word

For lovers of politics, pop culture, and general college gossip, The M-Word brings you conversations about the Garnet & Black magazine, the media, and more! Join hosts Jacob, Raeva, Savannah, Chelsea and Maryah every other Thursday for their takes on the headlines you need to know about, and the stories you have to hear.

The Patchwork Feminist

A patchwork quilt is comprised of many colors and patterns that come together to create one singular story. The makeup of a woman is the same way. In The Patchwork Feminist, hosts Kayla King and Ariel Meriwether will dive deeper into culture and relevant current events, as well as issues that impact women and women of color specifically.

The Squawk

From The Daily Gamecock Lifestyle staff, The Squawk is a podcast about all things Gamecock life and pop culture. Join Arts & Culture Editor Stephen Pastis and Co-Engagement Director Noah Trainor as they interview noteworthy guests, bring takes on the latest entertainment, and provide updates on what's happening in student life at the University of South Carolina.

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