Daybreak

By The Daily Princetonian

The world moves fast. Daybreak keeps you up-to-date. Enjoy everything you need to know to stay informed in this digestible, efficient podcast. Three minutes, every weekday morning during the school year, and a longer episode on Sundays focusing on a different story each week. Daybreak is produced by Mark Dodici and Francesca Block under the 145th Managing Board of The Daily Princetonian. Jack Anderson and Hope Perry serve as Head Writers, and Wilson Conn, Eli Costa, David Chmielewski, Eric Hardy, and Maddie Lausted are Staff Writers. The theme music was composed and performed by Ed Horan '22, and the cover art is by Dodici.

  1. 1.
    Princeton's semester comes to a close and the U.S. supports open-access vaccine instructions — Friday, May 7
    3:59
  2. 2.
    India struggles as disparities in vaccine availability become obvious — Monday, May 3
    3:40
  3. 3.
    A conversation with Ron Miasnik, Co-founder and CEO of Adora
    11:55
  4. 4.
    New CDC guidelines, a Princeton apology, and an on-campus vaccine clinic (for some) — Wednesday, April 28
    3:38
  5. 5.
    Garland announces another investigation as Princeton names its top two of 2021 — Tuesday, April 27
    4:10
  6. 6.
    U.S. will try to help India control COVID-19 as pandemic worries continue — Monday, April 26
    3:20
  7. 7.
    A busy news day in Washington and the Orange Bubble — Friday, April 23
    3:38
  8. 8.
    The nation grapples with police violence, and positive developments in the fight against COVID — Thursday, April 22
    3:23
  1. 9.
    Princeton looks to the fall and permits in person classes outdoors for the next week — Wednesday, April 21
    3:38
  2. 10.
    Gun violence in America and a soccer outrage in Europe — Tuesday, April 20
    4:07
  3. 11.
    Trailer: Divest Princeton Special Episode Series
    2:17
  4. 12.
    Princeton acknowledges student burnout and new details arise in a Chicago police shooting — Friday, April 16
    3:57
  5. 13.
    Princeton gets a new cancer research center and the CDC recommends a pause on a certain vaccine —
    3:48
  6. 14.
    Shootings in Tennessee and Minnesota make for a grim news day — Tuesday, April 13
    3:28
  7. 15.
    Ted Cruz doesn't lose, Commencement expands, and schools look to next fall — Monday, April 12
    3:39
  8. 16.
    Princeton plans for in person fall and Biden moves to curb gun violence — Friday, April 9
    3:36
  9. 17.
    Princeton's historic admissions cycle: a breakdown — Thursday, April 8
    3:57
  10. 18.
    The Supreme Court makes a big tech call and Arkansas' Governor makes a big veto — Tuesday, April 6
    3:37
  11. 19.
    Pandemic worries, an MLB statement, and madness in "March" — Monday, April 5
    3:57
  12. 20.
    Change Princeton Now demands more from SPIA
    9:07
  13. 21.
    Community in Princeton, Republican opposition, and crackdown in Hong Kong — Friday, April 2
    3:28
  14. 22.
    Lawnparties, Biden's new infrastructure plan, and possible vaccine expansions — Thursday, April 1
    3:28
  15. 23.
    A notable trial begins as the WHO searches for the start of the pandemic — Wednesday, March 31
    4:06
  16. 24.
    Protest in Princeton and a ship still stuck in the Suez — Monday, March 29
    4:06
  17. 25.
    Vaccine breakthroughs and a Biden presser — Friday, March 26
    3:57
  18. 26.
    A new approach to the U.S.–Mexico border from the Biden Administration — Thursday, March 25
    3:48
  19. 27.
    Calls for gun control and a nationwide rise in cases — Wednesday, March 24
    3:28
  20. 28.
    Divestment from fossil fuels? Not yet, at least — Tuesday, March 23
    3:19
  21. 29.
    Body cams, immigration turmoil, and more anti-lockdown protests — Monday, March 22
    3:48
  22. 30.
    From football and track to bobsledding: Charlie Volker '19 sets his sights on Beijing 2022
    9:13
  23. 31.
    Restrictions for students in Princeton and success for Democrats in Washington — Friday, March 19
    3:57
  24. 32.
    An attack in Atlanta felt around the nation — Thursday, March 18
    3:57
  25. 33.
    Vaccine news of various varieties and Madness in March once more — Wednesday, March 17
    4:06
  26. 34.
    Campus hopes, a confirmation of aid, and gun control laws — Friday, March 12
    3:57
  27. 35.
    Title IX revamps and new policies for vaccinated folks — Wednesday, March 10
    3:48
  28. 36.
    A stimulus bill, an Executive Order, and a new Princeton Trustee (nearly) — Monday, March 8
    3:51
  29. 37.
    With the Ivy League cancelled, Princeton track athletes turn elsewhere
    7:45
  30. 38.
    Important votes on campus and on Capitol Hill — Friday, March 5
    3:48
  31. 39.
    Biden makes calls, the House cancels a session, and the military in Myanmar continues a crackdown — Thursday, March 4
    4:17
  32. 40.
    Former Deans and more vaccines — Wednesday, March 3
    3:58
  33. 41.
    Social contract violations and human rights issues — Tuesday, March 2
    3:57
  34. 42.
    Vaccines, votes, and tensions around the globe — Monday, March 1
    4:07
  35. 43.
    Alone in 1967 Hall: Testing Positive on Princeton's Campus
    8:07
  36. 44.
    A glimmer of hope for the Class of 2021 and important policy decisions on the Hill — Friday, February 26
    3:58
  37. 45.
    Marijuana discussions in the town of Princeton — Thursday, February 25
    3:29
  38. 46.
    Princeton's Classics department takes action — Wednesday, February 24
    3:57
  39. 47.
    Weed legalized in New Jersey, with a major exception — Tuesday, February 23
    3:38
  40. 48.
    Low positivity rates and other positive news — Monday, February 22
    3:57
  41. 49.
    Prof. Jesse Jenkins on what went wrong in Texas
    22:22
  42. 50.
    Perseverance in Texas and on Mars — Friday, February 19
    3:19

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