Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY

Narrative Podcasts

Podcast pilots produced by students in the Narrative Podcasts Workshop

This is a podcast about what’s at stake in the fight against Line 3: Who stands to gain and lose the most in a climate battle that unfolded in Northern Minnesota?

Chris Rock, Louis CK, Dave Chapelle, Aziz Ansari, Mike Birbiglia, Amy Schumer, and Ray Romano are just some of the names that call this Greenwich Village comedy club home. In the first episode of Comedy Meccas, we talked with staff and comics from the Cellar to find out what makes it such a legendary institution.


The Rat Problem

A show about problems that seem easy but keep coming back to bite us.

One journalist’s 20-year journey to an apology.


Leah’s dreams used to be an exciting escape. Now, they’re focused on one thing: invaders. We’re on a mission to help Leah rewrite her quarantine dreams.

This podcast follows the internal and external obstacles facing first generation college students.

A podcast about what happens when our brain plays tricks on us.

As a kid, Bobby Ehrenberg was popular, smart and athletic. Now, at age 61, he is in prison for murder, working to redeem himself. This is the first part of his story—how a young man with so much potential could fall so far.


The Wire

The story of Joe Schweitzer, a former Marine involved in an aviation disaster that left 20 people dead.