Tagged: The Common Thread

Episode 6 – Blame it on the Alcohol

April 10th, 2012 0 comments

Guest: Liz Douglas

Manager of Health Programs at Student Health Services Liz Douglas guest stars on The Common Thread to discuss college alcohol culture, how to be safe while drinking and what their most outrageous drinking stories are.

Episode 5 – The Color of Hate

March 30th, 2012 0 comments

Episode 5

Sociology Professor Dr. Ruha Benjamin joins The Common Thread to discuss how racism is perceived in America, the Trayvon Martin case, and the controversy over African-American actors in The Hunger Games.

Special Guest: Dr. Ruha Benjamin

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Episode 4 – How Invisible are the Children?

March 26th, 2012 0 comments

Episode 4

Amanda, Tarif and Greg explore the recent controversy surrounding the Invisible Children organization, the political situation in Uganda, and how the internet is changing social activism.

Episode 2 – Gender? I Hardly Know Her!

February 24th, 2012 0 comments

Episode 2

The Common Thread discusses sexuality and gender with The Vagina Monologues Producer Trish Garrity and LGBTQ activist Ileana Tauscher. Listen in to hear these college students talk about female sexuality, the sexuality spectrum, gender roles and biases as they prepare for Boston University’s annual Vagina Monologues show this weekend!

Episode 1 – Campus Hookup Culture

February 21st, 2012 0 comments

Episode 1

The Common Thread tackles college hookup culture, whether students really want relationships, and the four G’s of men at BU.