Shows, Talk Shows

Chattin’ It Up

Digital media productions major Gregory Burns visits with UCM students, faculty and staff to learn about their interests, hobbies and stories.  “Chattin’ It Up” airs every Monday at 7 p.m.

Greg Burns is the host of “Chattin’ It Up”.  He is also president of the UCM Radio Club.  Greg came to UCM from Warrensburg High School and is a Digital Media Production major with an emphasis in audio and a minor in computer science.  He is also an Eagle Scout and enjoys photography and illustrating when he is not on the air.


Episode 1

In this inaugural episode of “Chattin’ It Up”, Greg sits down with Nolan Crane, a junior social studies education major at UCM to learn more about Nolan’s interest and experience in music.

Episode 2

In this episode of “Chattin’ it Up”, Greg visits with UCM digital media production associate professor Steve Price. Dr. Price shares his experience in the field and in the classroom.

Episode 3

We’re back with the third episode of “Chattin’ it Up”.  Greg sat down with Dr. Aqualus Gordon, associate professor of psychological sciences, to chat about the Myers Briggs Personality Test, Batman vs. Superman, video games and more.

Episode 4

Our fourth episode has us chatting with Tim Richner, a student here at UCM. Enjoy listening about all things planes in this episode. Not only do we talk about flight, but also simulations, drones, perspective, and video games. Even if you don’t think planes are interesting, there’s so much you can learn and laugh about in this segment.

Episode 5

This week Greg sits down with UCM junior Grace Kennedy, junior biology/pre-med major to discuss her thoughts on campus life and some of her favorite memories at UCM.

Episode 6

Academic success adviser Kris Howard sits down with Greg  to share what he does for his job, what he thinks of campus life, and some personal life experiences.  He’s also a natural comedian in the classroom.

Episode 7

Greg visits with his old speech and debate buddies, Gavin and Evan Rupp.  Local twins and actors, they have a long-time affinity for speech and debate.  Greg invites his listeners to learn more about the world of speech and debate with two of his favorite competitors.

Episode 8

Episode 8 of Chattin’ it Up is with UCM alum Eric Scobey.  After a brief interview, Greg and Eric discuss some of their favorite video games and some of the interesting mechanics used in them.

Episode 9

This week on “Chattin’ it Up”, Greg visits with his friend, psychology major Sasha Fuller, about their mutual enjoyment of tabletop role playing games, like Dungeons and Dragons. They talk characters, games, settings and more.

Episode 10

Brianna Cargile joins Greg on this episode of “Chattin’ It Up”. The topic this week: food, as Brianna, a sophomore events management and marketing major, shares her love of cooking and some of her favorite dishes and techniques.

Episode 11

It’s crossover week as Greg and Garrason Leighton, host of “Smoke Signals”, talk about their experiences on the radio. They share some of their favorite moments and worst struggles from their first times behind the mic.

Episode 12

On this final episode of Spring 2021, Greg hosts a listener Q&A. Nolan Crain from episode 1 joins Greg to respond to questions submitted by listeners to the show.

Episode 13

Today we get to speak with Isaac Roberson about a movie he is currently working on here at UCM. Listen to learn about the plot, characters, and twists that this thriller will have.

Episode 14

Say hello to Bruns, an ESport gamer and game designer from UCM. Listen as we have casual conversations about some fun video games and a little about the human psyche.

Episode 15

Today we chat with Michael Lewis about how the video gaming industry is losing its touch with its consumers. Tune in as we discuss some of the problems we see and what their solutions might be.
Joining us today is Josh Williams, a Digital Media Productions major who co-hosts the Youtube show ‘Reeltime News’. Listen in as we chat about our experiences in Digital Media and some of our favorite movies.
On the latest episode of Chattin’ It Up, Greg is joined by fellow UCM student Nathan. Listen as they discuss their lives as college students and share some of their favorite things on and off campus.
Returning to the studio due to technical issues shortening his last visit, Greg talks with Bruns once more. The topics discussed this time include video game boss fights, lore, and tabletop role playing games.
Abby Fowler, a Wilderness Conservation major here at UCM comes on to talk a bit about animals. Tune in to hear about some weird animal facts, boating adventures, and some Halloween fun.
Today we get the chance to hear from the creators of the Burg Box, a small business from students at UCM. Listen to learn about the product, how it was made, and the humorous qualities of this amazing game.
Meah Copeland, a DMP major with an emphasis sports reporting and broadcasting here at UCM, brings us up to speed on the current seasons of UCM sports. Listen in as topics on soccer, volleyball, and football are all discussed and learn a little more about Meah and her college experience.
Danny Gage, a theater major-turned-Digital Media Production major, directs and acts in many plays on campus. Join Greg and Danny as they talk about their experiences in the theatrical world.
The Burg Box Team is back and ready to play the game. Join Greg, Tristan, Michelle, and Jake in this fall semester season finale as they play a few rounds of the Warrensburg themed card game, The Burg Box.

We start season 2 of “Chattin’ It Up” with a returning guest, Sasha Fuller. Come and listen to Greg and Sasha as they talk about a creative writing project about the supernatural known as the SCP Foundation.
Welcome Sam Federoff as she and Greg discuss the game series of Five Nights at Freddy’s. These horror games will have them talking about some of the lore and their opinions on the newest game in the series, along with some of their time with the older games.
Enjoy spooky ghost stories? Think UCM might be haunted? Well, join Greg as he goes around campus to ask the students of UCM about their stories of paranormal activity.
Just a pair of nerds swapping gaming stories!! Welcome to the show Cody Bruckerhoff, a Computer Science major and DMP minor. Join him and Greg as they talk about game design and their fun memories in the world of gaming.
Thomas Delzit, a DMP major of UCM, joins Greg in Episode 5. Listen as they discuss some of their previous projects and a few fun stories as well.
Charlene Hills, a DMP cinema major, joins Greg Burns today as they discuss some of their favorite classic movies. Listen to some fun trivia and overall thoughts on some great films.
Local UCM artist Miles Lefman and Greg Burns dive into the life of art commissions. Join them as they talk about some of their favorite works and how their styles have changed over time.
Summer is coming soon and with that will be lots of traveling. Join Greg Burns is Jacob Marqua, and  listen as they discuss some of their fun road trip memories.
In this, the next-to-last episode of season 2, Greg sits down with fell podcaster and digital media production major Noah Lampson to discuss their experiences on air and to share some fond UCM memories.