Peace Talks

Peace Talks

Weekly podcast of The Peace Times, the college newspaper of William Peace University

All Episodes

Jacob sits down with senior Travis Brown and junior Tom Soden to talk about their majors, as well as finishing up classes for graduation.

Nov 18

22 min 56 sec

Jacob talks with Dezarae Churchill about their fall traditions for halloween and thanksgiving, including what they are doing and dressing up as.

Nov 13

43 min 58 sec

Jacob talks with Jamaal Stokes about intramural sports, including upcoming events for kickball, ping pong and cornhole, as well as the upcoming basketball season. Stokes is director of athletic operations and intramurals, as well as an assistant basketball coach. Find more information on intramurals at imleagues.com, or email Stokes at jdstokes@peace.edu.

Sep 22

11 min 34 sec

Jacob and Miles welcome Pacers back to campus by discussing a variety of topics, from DaBaby and cancel culture, to Afghanistan, to Pacer sports and other events.  Oh, and you might check out these articles by Peace Times staff writers that are mentioned in the podcast: "Pacer sports return with fans" and "Afghanistan: America's Longest War."

Sep 7

16 min 33 sec

Brian, Miles and Emerson bid farewell to a crazy year at Peace by reflecting on all that happened and the lessons of 2020 and 2021. 

Apr 23

36 min 49 sec

Brian, Jordan and Simeon talk about Showcase returning, the George Floyd trial and more. 

Apr 13

21 min 57 sec

Brian, Emerson and Miles go deep with a discussion of gun violence in addition to campus events and other topics -- plus a sports update by Mitch. 

Apr 13

28 min 35 sec

Brian, Jordan, Emerson, Mitchell and Graham discuss coming back to campus and current happenings in sports and pop culture.  

Feb 19

36 min 48 sec

Peace Talks returns with the first podcast of 2021.  Brian, Jordan, Emerson, Mitch and Adrian discuss the start of the semester online, the state of sports and other recent happenings.

Feb 4

29 min 42 sec

Online classes? Loneliness? Lost hobbies? COVID-19 has caused ripples through everyone's life in 2020. Hear how Pacers have dealt with a difficult semester in this collection of interviews conducted during Pacer Day on Oct. 7. Interviewers were Brian Martinez, Jasanee Killins, Anne Evans and Madde Tatum. 

Dec 2020

41 min 19 sec

On episode 58 Anne, Madde, Simeon, and Jassanee sit down and talk about everything Peace related.

Oct 2020

37 min 30 sec

Today our hosts talk about coming back to campus during Covid, adjusting to the new gudelines, our plans for the semester, and much more.  If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Anchor: Peace Talks

Sep 2020

28 min 51 sec

On our last episode of Peace Talks and Peace Pop for this semester and the last official episode for the original Peace Talks and Peace Pop crew. Alex, Anne, Caitlin, Chris, Destinie, John, and Mary talk about what we're doing during the quarantine, reflecting on the growth of the podcast, history facts, and more. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Anchor: Peace Talks

Apr 2020

58 min 10 sec

This week on Peace Talks and Peace Pop, John, Alex, Anne, Shannon, and guest Destinie start off talking about the TV shows they are watching, preparing for Finals, and more on how the Corona Virus is taking over the U.S. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Anchor: Peace Talks

Apr 2020

44 min 41 sec

Noah Carter, Jackson May, Matthew Schaefer, and Andrew Tan discuss the song “Boyz n the Hood” by NWA. They touch on artist info, lyrics, meaning, and more.

Apr 2020

6 min 1 sec

This week on Peace Talks and Peace Pop John, Big John (Security Officer), Logan, Mary, and Shannon start off talking about campus life without the students, what everyone is doing, TV shows to binge watch, John talking about how he and Logan got Charlie, and more. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Anchor: Peace Talks Also, if you would like to contact Big John for encouragement or anything else, you can email him here below. Email: jthompson@peace.edu

Apr 2020

56 min 1 sec

This week on Peace Talks and Peace Pop John, Logan, and Mary start off talking about Mary writing her paper, history facts, cooking, bad business, and more. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Anchor: Peace Talks

Apr 2020

41 min 37 sec

The Peace Talks and Peace Pop crew is BACK, talking about the recent difficulties of online classes, lack of communication with the university, food running out at Harris Teeter, favorite TV shows to binge watch, and more. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Anchor: Peace Talks

Mar 2020

48 min 7 sec

On this episode, John has a phone conversation with Anne and special guess Mary talking about how everyone is doing during the Corona Virus Pandemic. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Anchor: Peace Talks

Mar 2020

42 min

Shafi Love Goodwin, Emerson Scollo, Kyle Rooze, and Lochlyn Gamble discuss Northlane’s song “Bloodline”, the history of the artist, the meaning behind the lyrics, the rhythm, and more.

Mar 2020

8 min 59 sec

Aimee Hockaday and Myla Barnes discuss the song “Bop” by Dababy and it’s lyrics, message, artist history, and more.

Mar 2020

5 min 15 sec

Stephany Zuniga, Lille Ann Maness, Benjamin Maske, and Janya Mathews discuss Lizzo’s song “Fitness” and it’s cultural application you society.

Mar 2020

6 min 56 sec

Jason, Cam, JC, and Tucker talk about “Spar” by Dreezy ft Kodak 6LACK, the meaning behind the lyrics, some info about the artist, and more.

Mar 2020

9 min 32 sec

Jake Hecker, Sarah Aller, and Michael Wright talk about Bob Marley’s song “Three Little Birds” and all factors that make it so important in society’s culture.

Mar 2020

5 min 43 sec

Sadly, this is the last on campus episode of “Peace Talks” and “Peace Pop” with John, Anne, Alex, and returning member Caitlin talking about how they all feel about COVID-19, highlights of the best events at Peace, cancelation of events going on around the world, and more. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Website: peacetimesonline.com Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Anchor: Peace Talks

Mar 2020

43 min 2 sec

Colton, Riely, Hunter, and Alec discuss the song “See You Again” by Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie Puth with information on the artists, the message behind the lyrics, and more.

Mar 2020

7 min 47 sec

This week Alex, Anne, John, and special guest Michael discuss new music, tv shows, movies, sports news, and more.

Feb 2020

22 min 39 sec

After missing a week due to weather, Peace Talks is back! John, Alex, Chris, and Anne talk about all things Valentine's Day, a new partnership for the athletic department, family values, and more. Tune in!

Feb 2020

18 min 27 sec

This week's episode features Alex, John, and two new hosts, as they discuss the start to a new semester, Peace news/sports, the Super Bowl, history, the death Kobe Bryant, and more. 

Feb 2020

29 min 4 sec

On our fourth live episode of Peace Talks we have an interview with Deanna Rodgers, WPU's Director of Academic Support aka "The Tutoring Boss," talking about our favorite moments of the the past decade, the meaning of DIY, Togas, our plans for the future, Andre's final words, and a lot more. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Sound Cloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Dec 2019

1 hr 3 min

Andre has a conversation with first time guest Marti Maguire (owner of Peace Talks), talking about how she started at WPU, her background as a journalist, responsibility of the media, family life, and more. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Sound Cloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Dec 2019

29 min 9 sec

This week we have an early episode of Peace Talks with special guests and Caylan and Shannon talking about our Thanksgiving plans, standing with old lady's, camping, and more. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Sound Cloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Nov 2019

15 min 14 sec

Bergin and Alex talk about the shows they’re watching on Disney Plus, Sam Hunt getting arrested for a DUI, Taylor Swift and Scooter Braun drama, and Jonas Brothers being nominated for a Grammy. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Sound Cloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Nov 2019

17 min 5 sec

In this episode, Andre and Alex start off with news at Peace, the print edition of our newspaper, the new Immersive Learning Center, favorite and worst college moments, and more. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Sound Cloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Nov 2019

19 min 49 sec

On this rainy episode of "Peace Talks," Andre and John talk about Trump trying to intimidate a witness, obtaining financial empowerment, and the sadness of losing loved ones. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Sound Cloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Nov 2019

36 min 25 sec

This week Andre talks about upcoming events at Peace, and has a short conversation about what he learned from his latest filming experience.  If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Sound Cloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Nov 2019

4 min 2 sec

On this episode featuring Andre and John, they talk about upcoming class registrations, a mass shooting in Northern California, death by a pipe bomb at a gender reveal, and more. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Sound Cloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Nov 2019

19 min 56 sec

John starts us off with some history facts, then Alex calls out some events on campus, and for the rest of the show we talk about our thoughts on voting, religion, and more. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Sound Cloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Oct 2019

37 min 42 sec

On this episode, Alex and Bergin, talk about the upcoming "One Tree Hill" Convention, how Alex meets celebrities a lot, and how Bergin realized that she had a phone addiction. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Sound Cloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Oct 2019

16 min 4 sec

This week, John talks about how he we was "balling out" at Target, leading to a short conversation about things that keep us up at night, and how Books going into TV Shows is a good or a bad idea. Also, discussing what shows we want to see on "Disney Plus," coming out in November, and ending with Alex and our guest Chey talking about going to different concerts in the area. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Soundcloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Oct 2019

23 min 50 sec

This week, John starts us off by giving us our weekly history fact about the US Purchasing Alaska. Also, Alex talked about WPU's Production of Dracula is continuing this weekend until Sunday. And we ended talking about LeBron's response to the NBA and China controversy and the opening of the NC State Fair. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Soundcloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks Also, if you want to see Dracula, the showtimes, location, and pricing info is here below:  Showtimes: (Friday 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm, Saturday 2 pm - 4:30 pm and 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm, and Sunday 2 pm - 4:30 pm)  Location: William Peace University, Leggett Theater - 15 E Peace St, Raleigh, NC 27604 Ticket Prices:  Adult  $16.75  Senior/Faculty/Staff/Alumni  $11.50  WPU Student  $6.25  WPU Theatre Student  $0.00 

Oct 2019

16 min 35 sec

On this episode of "Peace Pop" John, Andre, and Caitlin talked about the Shaq vs. Damian Lillard beef, issues between the NBA and China, Target Talk, John talking about his wet camping trip, and more. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Soundcloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Oct 2019

36 min 41 sec

 This week on "Peace Talks" we're discussing news at Peace, Dracula starting next Wednesday, favorite rides at the NC State Fair, and more. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Soundcloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Oct 2019

17 min 40 sec

With Andre only being by himself for this episode the Peace Talks Podcast starts off with news around campus and ends with him asking the audience a question: How are you preparing for adulthood? If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Soundcloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Oct 2019

2 min 7 sec

On this episode of "Peace Pop," Caitlin and Alex talk about their favorite movies, favorite food to eat at the movies, things to look forward to in 2020, and telling Andre what movies he should watch over the weekend. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Soundcloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Sep 2019

28 min 38 sec

On this episode Alex and Caitlin talk about their favorite things to do in Fall and favorite Hallmark and Lifetime movies, while Andre talks about the movies he does not watch. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Soundcloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Sep 2019

12 min 58 sec

Back this week with "Target Talk," superhero movies, "Bachelor in Paradise" finale recap, Bergin getting herself ready to be on "The Bachelor", and more.  If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Soundcloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Sep 2019

21 min 20 sec

This week John, Alex, and Andre expound their thoughts about Area 51, Football, Antonio Brown, getting married, and more. If you want more news, media, and podcast you can follow us here: Instagram: thepeacetimes Twitter: TPTNewspaper Snapchat: ThePeaceTimes Facebook: ThePeaceTimes Soundcloud: wpupeacetalks Anchor: Peace Talks

Sep 2019

27 min 32 sec

Marti's McFlyers share sounds and info from around Downtown Raleigh in this special contribution to Peace Talks, including Seaboard Station, the N.C. Museum of History, N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences and Moore Square.  Listen for their next episode, Sounds of Peace, soon.  See more on the McFlyer blog: mcflyermedia.wordpress.com And on Instagram: @martismflyers Music by ReTro d.r.E

Sep 2019

7 min 45 sec

Interviews with students during the Purpose @ Peace event at William Peace University. 

Sep 2019

5 min 22 sec