We are moving to our studios to the brand new, state-of-the-art School of Communication and Media building. The move requires a full station shutdown. We'll be back up and running again by the end of the week. Apologies for any inconvenience.

Media Download

Monica Crowley, columnist and online opinion editor at the Washington Times best known as a political commentator on Fox News, joins Merrill Brown to discuss president-elect Donald J....

Like
258
0
Friday, 18 November 2016

Hari Sreenivasan, anchor and senior correspondent of PBS NewsHour joins Merrill Brown to pay tribute to the late Gwen Ifill, one of the most gifted print and television journalists of our...

Like
178
0
Tuesday, 15 November 2016

Tim O’Brien, Executive Editor at Bloomberg Gadfly & Bloomberg View executive editor, one of the world’s top experts on the background and sensibility of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump joins Merrill Brown on this episode of Media Download. Hear his take on the campaign’s final days and on how Trump will react to its outcome. O’Brien is the author of “Trump Nation, the Art of Being the Donald”, an investigative look at Trumps’s businesses, his net worth and his business...

Like
164
0
Tuesday, 01 November 2016

Jonathan Greenblatt, President of the Anti-Defamation League, joins Merrill Brown to discuss a study the ADL is releasing this week detailing the harassment and threats of over 800 journalists who have reported on Republican nominee Donald Trump and as a direct result, have been recipients of hate speech and threats over social media, as this current divisive campaign enters its final three...

Like
140
0
Tuesday, 18 October 2016

Jonathan Alter joins us just a few days away from the third and final debate on Oct. 19. We’re counting down to four weeks from today when Election Day ends the longest and most intensely dramatic presidential campaign, perhaps in American history. Jonathan Alter is a best-selling author, MSNBC analyst, and DailyBeast columnist. He also co-hosts Sirius XM’s ” Alter Family Politics” and today he’s here to help bring some context to the second debate and the release of what...

Like
129
0
Tuesday, 11 October 2016

NYCC is expecting 180,000 fans to pack the Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood in Manhattan this week in a yearly pilgrimage to the Javits Center for the biggest Comic Con around the world. This convention that began in 2006 by taking one hall in the basement of the Javits Center has not only taken every square inch of the building but they have been forced to expand to three other venues around the city. Aub Driver, currently Director of Publicity at Digital...

Like
139
0
Tuesday, 04 October 2016

Professor Anabella Poland jumps into the guest chair tol talk about cable television versus internet streaming services. She is the General Manager of WMSC-FM Anabella Poland and was the Director of Talent & Industry Relations at SiriusXM, a monthly based subscription service that provides satellite radio to over 30 million subscribers. She joined Montclair State’s college radio last fall and successfully move the station online streaming to iHeartRadio, where over 80 million subscribers don’t have to pay a fee to...

Like
127
0
Wednesday, 04 May 2016

Tom Hall, Executive Director of The Montclair Film Festival joins us to discuss the festival now on its 5th year. During this year’s festival they’ll be unveiling major motion pictures, releasing student made films, independent films and hosting conversations with famous directors, actors and more. Tom Hall is responsible for development, fundraising, sponsorship, education, marketing, event planning, strategic partnerships, and year-round programs. He has previously worked at Sarasota Film Festival, newportFILM, Nantucket Film,...

1
416
0
Tuesday, 26 April 2016

We are joined by Evan Matthews, Assistant Professor of Exercise Science and Physical Education at Montclair State to discuss benefits and risks of popular smartwatches and Fitbit bands. These trendy gadgets offer us new ways to monitor and improve self-health. Anyone of any age can have a “personal health assistant” that tracks and uses vital information to promote a healthier lifestyle. But are there risks of storing all of this personal data? Exercise scientist Evan Matthews discusses health benefits and...

1
686
0
Tuesday, 19 April 2016

Professor Hugh Curnutt joins Shakira Perez to discuss television networks and viewer interaction through social media. Doctor Curnutt is an associate professor in the School of Communication and Media here at Montclair State University. He works in the areas of critical media and cultural studies and has done research on media topics like evolving communication technologies and the shifting intersection of media producers and...

Like
545
0
Tuesday, 19 April 2016

Mark Green, NYC’s first Public Advocate and author/editor of 23 books, latest being next month’s Bright, Infinite Future: A Generational Memoir on the Progressive Rise joins us to discuss the upcoming NY primaries on April...

1
467
0
Tuesday, 12 April 2016

Greg Harper president of Harpervision and co-founder of Gadgetoff joins Merrill Brown to talk about the next big thing in technology: Virtual Reality. It has been in the works for some time, and companies are perfecting the resolution and user interface which is why to many it seems to be getting released little by...

Like
579
0
Tuesday, 05 April 2016