Podcasts and Shows

A close up of a fish eye - Unfold, a podcast by UC Davis, subscribe today!


Unfold is a podcast that breaks down complicated problems and unfolds curiosity-driven research. Each season, the podcast takes a deep dive into a different topic, including food, climate change, health and discovery at UC Davis. Hosted by public radio veteran Amy Quinton and co-host Kat Kerlin.

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Face to Face with Chancellor Gary May

Chancellor Gary S. May is used to being in the spotlight, and now he’s turning some attention on other Aggies making the world a better place. “I’m excited to be here talking with students, faculty and staff innovators about what they’re working on and how they’re making a difference in the real world.”

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The Backdrop

The Backdrop podcast is a monthly interview program featuring conversations with UC Davis scholars and researchers working in the social sciences, humanities, arts and culture. Hosted by public radio veteran Soterios Johnson, the conversations feature new work and expertise on a trending topic in the news.

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UC Davis LIVE is a biweekly discussion in which experts from UC Davis answer questions about a major topic in the news. Hosted by public radio veteran Soterios Johnson, for most of 2020 and 2021 the show has focused on the COVID-19 pandemic.