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Alex Fischer


31:46 minutes (36.37 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Thu, 14 Aug 2014

Beth Fisher-Yoshida interviews Alex Fischer, Associate Director of the Haiti Research and Policy Center at Columbia University's Earth Institute.

Dick Schaap Interview


10:26 minutes (4.78 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Wed, 27 Aug 2014

Broadcaster and sportswriter Dick Schaap was interviewed at halftime of a Columbia basketball game.

Firing Lion 5.11.11


58:41 minutes (26.86 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Wed, 11 May 2011

Discussion on the NBA, NFL lockout, paying college athletes and more on sports head Tom Di Benedetto's final Firing Lion. Hosted by Tom with panel: Gigi Clark, Lucas Shaw, Sam Tydings, Nick Bloom, Ryan Young and Raahi Sheth.

2013 ILCS Highlights


5:33 minutes (2.54 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sat, 4 May 2013

Columbia baseball wins its first Ivy Title in five years, dramatically sweeping Dartmouth in the Ivy League Championship Series to earn a spot in the NCAA tournament. Announcer: Sam Tydings.

2013 Football Highlights


3:52 minutes (1.77 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Thu, 12 Dec 2013

Highlights (mosty low-lights) from Columbia football's winless 2013 season.

1978-1979 Men's Basketball Season Recap


31:22 minutes (35.9 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Thu, 1 Mar 1979

Recap of Columbia men's basketball's 1978-1979 season. Hosted by Gary Cohen.

1968 Yankees Interviews


13:37 minutes (6.24 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Wed, 20 Aug 2014

Interviews from April 25, 1968 with Yankees centerfielder Joe Pepitone (0:00), manager Ralph Houk (0:38), and firstbaseman Mickey Mantle (8:40).

Robin Harris Interview (2014)


22:21 minutes (10.24 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Wed, 20 Aug 2014

Robin Harris, the Executive Director of the Ivy League, joined Ryan Young on the Firing Lion to discuss the current state of the Ivy League.

Firing Lion 8.20.14


58:02 minutes (26.57 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Wed, 20 Aug 2014

Includes interview with Ivy League Executive Director, Robin Harris; look back in to WKCR archives; brief Columbia update. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelist Kristyn Brundidge.

Baseball clinches 2014 Title


5:11 minutes (2.37 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sat, 10 May 2014

Audio from the final half-inning of the 2014 ILCS as Columbia baseball clinches the Ivy League Title. Announcer: Ryan Young.

2014 ILCS Highlights


5:57 minutes (2.73 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sat, 10 May 2014

Highlights of Columbia baseball clinching a spot in the 2014 Ivy League Championship Series and then sweeping Dartmouth to win the Ivy League. Announcer: Ryan Young.

Firing Lion 8.13.14


58:36 minutes (53.66 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Wed, 13 Aug 2014

Hosted by Ryan Young with panelist Kristyn Brundidge.

UConn's Lamb takes down Columbia


2:05 minutes (979.64 KB)
Date Broadcast: 
Fri, 11 Nov 2011

Columbia opened its 2011-2012 season at defending champion UConn on 11/11/11. Announcer Sam Tydings was particularly fond of the Huskies' Jeremy Lamb.

Double-OT win in 2011 season finale (#WinOrGoWinless Saturday)


9:05 minutes (4.16 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sat, 19 Nov 2011

Highlights of Columbia football's wild double-overtime win over Brown in the final game of the 2011 season, avoiding a winless season. Also known as #WinOrGoWinless Saturday. Announcers: Sam Tydings, Nick Bloom, Ryan Young.

Firing Lion 8.6.14


48:25 minutes (22.17 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Wed, 6 Aug 2014

Commentary on Pete Mangurian's remarks during this week's Ivy League Football conference call and some MLB discussion following the trading deadline. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Yale Reisman and Charlie Wojcik.

Columbia Basketball Wins 1968 Ivy Title


32:51 minutes (15.04 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Wed, 6 Aug 2014

Final 10 minutes plus postgame audio from Columbia men's basketball's victory in the 1967-1968 one-game playoff over Princeton to win its only Ivy League Title. March 5, 1968 from Alumni Hall in Queens. Announcers: Bob Kahan and Jay Levine.

Studio A


48:38 minutes (66.78 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Sun, 3 Aug 2014

Second and last part of an interview with Luis Perez-Orama, The Estrellita Brodsky Curator of Latin American Paintings and Drawings at MoMA. One of the curators of the exhibit "Lygia Clark, The Abandonment of Art," on show at MoMA until August 24, 2014, Mr. Oramas discusses in depth the life and works of the Brazilian artist Lygia Clark. Hosted by Augusto Ghiotto 

Illicit Resource Extraction


31:12 minutes (28.56 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Mon, 9 Jun 2014

In June’s collaboration with the Advanced Consortium for Cooperation, Conflict, and Complexity, (AC4) features a conversation with Chris Blattman. Dr. Blattman explains how employment opportunities and plain old cash incentives can help high-risk men in Liberia avoid seeking out work as mercenary soldiers.

Luis Perez-Oramas on the MoMA exhibit "Lygia Clark, The Abandonment of Art" part 1


46:29 minutes (63.84 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Fri, 1 Aug 2014

First part of an interview with Luis Perez-Orama, The Estrellita Brodsky Curator of Latin American Paintings and Drawings at MoMA. One of the curators of the exhibit "Lygia Clark, The Abandonment of Art," on show at MoMA until August 24, 2014, Mr. Oramas discusses in depth the life and works of the Brazilian artist Lygia Clark. Hosted by Augusto Ghiotto 

Firing Lion 7.30.14


43:10 minutes (19.76 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Wed, 30 Jul 2014

Discussion on MLB; going around the league on the night before the Trading Deadline. (Begins at 6:00.) Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Yale Reisman and Dan Radov.

Firing Lion 7.23.14


59:06 minutes (27.06 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Wed, 23 Jul 2014

Special guests Yaron Weitzman (Slam Magazine) and Chris Herring (WSJ) stopped by the Firing Lion to discuss all things NBA. Hosted by Sam Tydings with panelist Nick Zurawski.

Illicit Resource Extraction


31:12 minutes (28.56 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Tue, 10 Jun 2014

In June’s collaboration with the Advanced Consortium for Cooperation, Conflict, and Complexity,

Firing Lion 7.16.14


58:24 minutes (26.74 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Wed, 16 Jul 2014

Discussion on Columbia baseball recuits/alumni, World Cup finals, NBA, and MLB. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelist Yale Reisman.

John Barkat: UN Ombuds Program


30:41 minutes (35.11 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Thu, 10 Jul 2014

Peter Coleman interviews John Barkat, Assistant Secretary-General and head of the Ombuds (or conflict mediation) program at the United nations.

Dario Pizzano Interview (2014)


30:35 minutes (14 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Wed, 9 Jul 2014

Former Columbia baseball star and current Jackson Generals leftfielder (AA) Dario Pizzano joined Ryan Young on the Firing Lion to discuss his season so far in the minor leagues. 

Firing Lion 7.9.14


59:59 minutes (27.46 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Wed, 9 Jul 2014

Interview with former Columbia baseball star Dario Pizzano and discussion on the World Cup. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelist Dan Radov.

Interview with Simon Wynberg (ARC Ensemble)


21:43 minutes (29.82 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Thu, 10 Jul 2014

An interview with Simon Wynberg, the Artistic Director of the ARC Ensemble. Founded in 2002, the ARC Ensemble is dedicated to reviving the works of composers forgotten during periods of political upheaval. The group is in New York to perform chamber works of Mieczyslaw Weinberg before the Lincoln Center Festival and Houston Grand Opera's presentation of The Passenger at the Park Avenue Armory. This interview was conducted on July 9, 2014.

Naira Musallam, Complexity Science


30:52 minutes (35.33 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Tue, 17 Jun 2014

Researcher and conflict educator Naira Musallam discusses conflict dynamics in Israel, Palestine, Iraq, and Syria, and explains how chaos theory can help mediators better understand conflict zones.

Jonathan Eig Interview on Lou Gehrig


17:02 minutes (7.8 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Wed, 2 Jul 2014

Author Jonathan Eig joined us on the Firing Lion to talk about Lou Gehrig, two days before the 75th anniversary of his farewell speech.

Firing Lion 7.2.14


59:37 minutes (27.3 MB)
Date Broadcast: 
Wed, 2 Jul 2014

Includes interview with author Jonathan Eig on Lou Gehrig and the 75th anniversary of his speech and a discussion on the World Cup along with other sports topics. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Yale Reisman, Mollie Galchus and Kristyn Brundidge.

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