Podcasts

*jim mora voice* PLAYOFFS?!?!

Thursday, November 14, 2019

4:00 PM

On this week of 3 Strikes John and Cal talk about how the NCAA needs to rethink how they handle some of the issues with their student athletes, Colin Kaepernick is getting a workout set up by the NFL, but is it going to amount to anything? Also Baylor upsets Team USA, and is the first college team to beat Team USA since 1999.

Brooke Cunningham - November 13, 2019

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

3:20 PM

Brooke Cunningham is a junior Criminal Justice / Psychology double major, a member of the Trine Softball team, and the public address announcer for Trine Women’s Volleyball. She spoke with Andy this week about her team’s historic run last spring, and her work on the microphone this fall.

Stormcenter Football Week #11 vs Kalamazoo

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

3:00 PM

On this week’s installment of the Stormcenter, Langston and John talk about another tough week for the Thunder, this time at the hands of the Adrian Bulldogs. The boys also take a look to the this week's season finale against the Kalamazoo Hornets.

TrineLine 11-13-19

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

3:00 PM

In this episode, we welcome Whitney Bandemer, J.D., Trine University’s new vice president for health sciences. Whitney and Dr. Brooks discuss the future plans for the university’s health sciences degree programs in Fort Wayne. Dr. Brooks also talks about Trine’s recent announcement that 99.4 percent of the Class of 2019 is employed or in graduate school.

Smash Leaks, Ryzen and Blizzard

Monday, November 11, 2019

3:00 PM

The boys talk Super Smash bros leaks, the Ryzen gut punch to Intel, and the new content in Overwatch 2. They also discuss the double edge sword of the “patching for later” concept and how that concept changes the way we play games.

Chick-Fil-A, Lemonade and Kanye

Friday, November 8, 2019

3:00 PM

James and Jarod decide to review Kanye West’s new album, Jesus is King. They discuss the interesting lyrics Kanye has implemented, as well as how unique this release is. Is Kanye going to change the industry again?!

Banned In China

Friday, November 8, 2019

3:00 PM

The boys talk new games, old games and more. From the cancellation of PlayStation View to the launch of The Outer Worlds, it’s an exciting episode. Featuring Special Guest Bryson Hertenstein to shake it up.

Stormcenter Football Week #10 vs Adrian College

Friday, November 8, 2019

1:45 PM

John and Langston talk about the close game that the Thunder had against the Albion Britons and look ahead to this week’s Black and Blue Border Brawl against the Adrian Bulldogs. Also keep your eyes peeled as we are getting ready to expand the show in a couple weeks to follow more sports!

Having Nunn Of It

Thursday, November 7, 2019

3:25 PM

John and Cal are back, and like always they have a lot to discuss after another crazy week of sports. The boys talk about how stacked the top of the rankings are in college football after the first official playoff rankings come out, and how it is just a matter of time before it is an 8 team playoff, plus all the players in the NFL that are coming back from injury and how the NBA looks like a time machine.

Taylor Medina - November 5, 2019

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

10:00 AM

Taylor Medina is a junior criminal justice major at Trine University. On this episode of Trine Talk, Taylor discusses his service in the US Marine Corp and his new perspective as a student athlete at Trine.

Grande Dame Catrina: Honoring Death

Friday, November 1, 2019

2:40 PM

Ana Boman, lecturer of Trine’s Department of Humanities and Communication, will discuss La Catrina, an important symbol of Mexican culture, especially during the Day of the Dead tradition. Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos) is a Mexican holiday where the culture celebrates deceased relatives. Deceased sprits are believed to return to the real world from the spirit world, and are celebrated as honored guests with their families.

Home Heartbreak

Thursday, October 31, 2019

2:35 PM

We have witnessed history as the Washington Nationals have been crowned champions of the MLB. We talk MVP and a little bit of early free agency for baseball. Cal tells John why saying the Warriors are out of playoff contention in the NBA is an over-reaction, and then how LSU vs. Alabama could possibly decide the Heisman winner.

Stormcenter Football Week #9 vs Albion College

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

1:40 PM

No Langston today but fear not, we are not going anywhere. John is joined by Freshman QB Alex Price to talk about some of his experiences early on as a starter, and they also discuss the past week vs. Finlandia and the upcoming battle against the Britons of Albion.

Gretchen Miller - October 29, 2019

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

2:45 PM

Gretchen Miller is the Vice President for Administration and Chief of Staff at Trine University—She’s also the wife of head men’s basketball coach Brooks Miller. On this episode of Trine Talk Gretchen discusses her recent promotion, Trine Basketball, and the importance of family.

Slow days, dreams, and Japanese Mechs

Friday, October 25, 2019

10:00 AM

It’s that time of the semester where not much is going on. Jarod and James are unsure what to talk about so they have conversations about James and the current books he is working on. Somehow, the conversation switches from school work to Japanese mechs and how they both want to live in something they call “retro future”. This truly is a strange episode.

The Boy Juander

Thursday, October 24, 2019

3:10 PM

On this episode of 3 Strikes John and Cal talk about how Juanderful the Nationals and Juan Soto have been in the World Series with their 2-0 lead over the Astros, and how the Nats starters have outdueled the Stro’s two aces. Two trades in the NFL could prove to be huge for the last 2 remaining undefeated teams, also are the Colts Super Bowl contenders? Lastly the NBA is finally back and we have our picks for who could take home hardware at the end of the year.

Dr. Bill Barge - Cybersecurity

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

4:00 PM

In this inaugural episode, Dr. Bill Barge, associate professor in Trine University’s Department of Computer Science and Information Technology talks about how our personal, financial and other information is protected online, and how hackers and other cybercriminals are sometimes able to get around these measures. He also talks about the pitfalls of electronic and online voting, and shares practical tips on keeping your private information safe.

Stormcenter Football Week #8 vs Finlandia University

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

2:00 PM

On this week's episode John and Langston look back at the hard fought game against Olivet, and take a look ahead to this week's matchup against Finlandia where Trine looks to snap the 3 game skid against a struggling Finlandia team.

It’s Spooky and Cuffing Season!

Friday, October 18, 2019

10:00 AM

James and Jarod sit down to talk about the fall season, especially when it comes to movies in relationships. Jarod once again shows his lack of movie experience, with James apparently recommending every good Halloween movie. We also discuss the infamous pumpkin spice flavor and James explains how to have a good pumpkin patch date.

The Cost of an NLCS Win is...Bryceless

Thursday, October 17, 2019

3:35 PM

On this week’s episode of 3 Strikes, John and Cal talk about how improbable the Nationals run has been, and what a dog fight the ALCS is. Meanwhile, the refs in the NFL just needs to let the players play, and an MVP debate happens and Cal makes a claim for the best player in the NFL.

TrineLine 10/17/19

Thursday, October 17, 2019

2:10 PM

In this episode, Dr. Earl D. Brooks II reflects on nearly 20 years as President at Trine University, one of the longest current tenures in the state of Indiana. He also looks back on Homecoming and 25 years of Thunder football, and talks about Trine’s regional economic impact and how the university helps more than 99 percent of its graduates become employed after graduation.

Stormcenter Football Week #7 vs Olivet College

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

2:10 PM

John and Lang are back to discuss last week's game against Alma and how we are in a little bit of unfamiliar territory from the last 2 seasons. We also look at the matchup against Olivet and how the Thunder could play spoiler for the Comets.

Jarod Discovers Pulp Fiction

Saturday, October 12, 2019

12:05 PM

James suggested to Jarod to watch Pulp Fiction and Jarod absolutely loved it. We learn how Jarod doesn’t watch movies and the brilliance that is Quentin Tarantino movies. Can James turn Jarod into a movie expert? Or will Jarod continue to only play video games?

Thanks October

Thursday, October 10, 2019

3:25 PM

John and Cal talk about the surprises in the NL side of the MLB playoff bracket. The game we have been waiting for since week 1 of college football is this weekend. They also talk about how if the Patriots go undefeated there is an easy answer why, and Teddy Bridgewater has shown us he is still starting caliber.

Stormcenter Football Week #6 vs Alma College

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

2:00 PM

For the first time in show history, John and Langston have to talk about a regular season loss. But have no fear, as they also preview the next match-up against the Alma Scots.

What You See Is (Not) What You Get

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

1:50 PM

Presented by Dr. Jeanette Goddard. The Deceived is an Italian comedy first published in 1532. Assumed to be the source play for Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, the play involves mistaken identities, family members that were thought to be dead, and cross-dressing nuns. In a playful way, this comedy deals with the serious topics of pursuing what you want, of using deceit to overcome obstacles, and, ultimately, what community should look like.

The John Kay Experience and Homecoming

Friday, October 4, 2019

4:00 PM

John Kay, from Trine University’s Communications Department, sits down to talk about his experience here at Trine University. John is a frequent podcaster and broadcaster. We discuss his journey getting into broadcasting and the steps he takes to prepare for commenting a live game. Also, be on the lookout for updates involving the HAC news site, new content is starting to be pushed out!

Nintendo’s Descent into the French Court System

Friday, October 4, 2019

3:25 PM

Blake, Jarod and Thad talk Tabletop, PC and Console news. They talk D&D, French Law, Medal of Honor, Nintendo and more. Blake covers Wizards of the Coast’s newest releases, Thad talks Steam and VR and Jarod slides in Nintendo’s lawsuits and Playstation’s State of Play.

Stormcenter Football Week #5 vs Hope College

Friday, October 4, 2019

3:20 PM

Week 5 is here, and the Trine Thunder football team takes on the Hope Flying Dutchman. This week Langston and John are joined by Sr. Linebacker Simeon Washington and they discuss this weeks match-up.

D is for Dinger

Thursday, October 3, 2019

3:35 PM

John and Cal are back for another week of Three Strikes. The boys talk about all the MLB wildcard action and what we might see going forward with the playoffs. They also discuss the week in college football and what usual laughing stock teams are legit in the NFL.

Sloan Davis October 1, 2019

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

3:05 PM

On this week’s episode Trine University graduate and admissions counselor Sloan Davis drops by to discuss the things that set Trine apart, and that lousy ending to “Game of Thrones.”

20th Century Boy: How Marc Bolan founded Glam

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

10:20 AM

Christine Olding, Ph.D., assistant professor in Trine’s Department of Humanities and Communication, will present “20th Century Boy.” Olding will discuss how Marc Bolan, lead singer of T. Rex, founded a genre of music through the Glam movement.

Wild Time To Be Alive

Friday, September 27, 2019

11:15 AM

It's almost postseason time in the MLB so John and Cal give you everything they are looking at heading into the last weekend of the regular season.

Welcome Back

Friday, September 20, 2019

4:00 PM

James and Jarod begin their first episode with an overview of the new spaces and activities going on this semester at the Jannen School of Arts and Sciences. They also have Dr. Christine Olding as a guest. Dr. Olding recently and successfully defended her dissertation. She also is in charge of the new Writing Center located in the LINK.

Stormcenter Football Week #3 vs Concordia (Wis.)

Friday, September 20, 2019

4:00 PM

The boys are joined this week by Junior Dylan “Cheese” Dowling the starting running back as we discuss Dowling’s journey to Trine, and the Thunder’s upcoming battle against Concordia Wisconsin. Follow us on twitter for updates @therealjohnkay_ , @langlang_3, and @afro_man32 also follow our instagram @trinestormcenter where you can send in questions for the upcoming weeks guest.

3 Strikes - It Hurts So Good

Thursday, September 19, 2019

4:30 PM

We can’t stop talking about Jalen Hurts and the wild card race in the MLB...A prediction comes true during the rare live update in a podcast. Cal is losing faith in the Cubbies as the season is coming to an end.

Alex Price September 17, 2019

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

3:10 PM

Andy visits with freshman quarterback Alex Price as they discuss his state championship at Reading High School, his transition to college football, and his adjustment to college life.

TrineLine 9/16/19

Monday, September 16, 2019

1:30 PM

In the inaugural episode of TrineLine, Dr. Brooks discusses growth at Trine University and the expansion of the university’s health sciences and computer science and information technology curriculum. We also reflect on the university’s 9/11 remembrance and look ahead to Homecoming and the upcoming athletic seasons.

Stormcenter Football Week #2 vs Bluffton

Friday, September 13, 2019

4:17 PM

Langston and John are back to recap Trine's week 1 win at Manchester and look ahead at week 2 where the Thunder travel to Bluffton. Special guest Linebacker Gerald Little joins the pod this week as well. Be sure to follow us on Twitter @LangLang_3 and @therealjohnkay_

The Flu Cast

Thursday, September 12, 2019

4:35 PM

The boys are a little under the weather but they're here none the less. John and Cal talk about how late season injuries to Christian Yelich and Javy Baez might affect the already wild NL Wild Card race, and of course we talk college and pro football.

Football Is Back

Thursday, September 5, 2019

3:35 PM

This week the guys talk a little bit more about the home run race and pitchers who are raking. Also don't miss Cal going on what could possibly be the best rant ever on the show.

Stormcenter Football Week #1 vs Manchester

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

4:35 PM

John and Langston are back, they talk with senior center Tristan Edwards and they take a look at the defense and offense leading up to the Thunder’s week 1 matchup against Manchester University.

3 Strikes 8/29/19

Thursday, August 29, 2019

3:50 PM

John and Cal are back after summer break, and they are ready to talk sports. On this episode they talk about the Andrew Luck retirement and how mental health is affecting pro athletes. We try to fix the NCAA Playoff and how they could effectively expand to an 8 team format. Lastly, we discuss the summer of fun from baseball and how the game is in a great place.