Jan. 12, 2022 - Our 2022 premiere of "In the Know" is live from our new studio on the New Bern campus! Guests are Director of Community Workforce Readiness Greg Singleton and Dean of Health Programs Dr. Alec Newton.

Jan. 19, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss karaoke dreams, supper vs. dinner, Winnie the Pooh, popcorn, and much more. Our guest, Todd Bradley, Craven Early College Principal, shares information about Craven Early College and Early College EAST.

Feb. 9, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss pizza facts, Valentine's Day, how to pronounce "charcuterie," and more. Our first guest, Meghan Margarum, WFD Program Developer of Trades & Occupations, shows us how to make a Valentine's cocktail. Tobin Finizio, Campus Life Coordinator, clues us in on opportunities and events happening at Craven CC. Hurst Student Ambassador Chayla Miller gives us a glimpse into what ambassadors do for the college and how the program has helped her grow professionally.

Feb. 16, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss almonds, colonoscopies, grouches, and more. Our first guest, Charles Wethington, Craven CC Foundation Executive Director, talks to us about the upcoming Community Fabric Awards. Zomar Peter, Dean of Student Services, updates us on the Career & College Promise program for high school students, the upcoming semester, and we all get excited for graduation.

Feb. 23, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss fixed faces, chaos, dog biscuits, and banana bread. Our first guest, Bill Franchi, Aviation Management & Career Pilot Program Director, talks to us about the steps it takes to become a pilot. Chemistry instructor Don Carpenetti demonstrates a virtual reality scenario and chats about the VR grant his department received and how VR is useful in education. He also enlightens us on becoming a 2022 NASA Solar System Ambassador.

March 2, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss spring, bad words, old stuff, Read Across America Day, Oobleck, and more. Our guest, Bill Bondurant, Director of Advising & Counseling, talks to us about Day for Teenage Mental Wellness and resources available to our students.

March 9, 2020 - Join our hosts as they discuss Barbie, Barbie's abundance of sisters, shellfish, and more. Our first guest, biology instructor Jessica Cofield, gives a TBD Talk on women in STEM. Our second guest, Lifetime Learning Center Director Jennifer Baer, chats about upcoming community events.

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March 16, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss time change, naps, artichokes, and more. Our first guest, Becky Arthur, gives a TBD Talk on her story of adopting her daughter from Poland. Our second guests, Dr. Angela Foster and Apostolos Vogiatzis, talk about the Alpha Phi Nu chapter of Phi Theta Kappa honor society. PTK recently donated two virtual reality sets that will allow students to check them out from the college’s Godwin Memorial Library.

March 23, 2022 - Join our hosts Megan, Wendy, and (substitute host) Meredith as they discuss chips, dips, dogs, Craig's location, and more! Our guest, Brandy Leder, Craven CC Data and Assessment Coordinator, gives valuable information about opportunities in the Testing Center.

March 30, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss Craig's beard, perms, dips, copperheads, and more. Our first guest, Science Lab Coordinator Sara Jones, talks about all the amazing technology we have in our science labs. Sara's TBD Talk demonstrates looking closely at a tongue and taste buds through a powerful display microscope. Our second guest, Havelock Campus Dean Tanya McGhee, brings fun activities for our guests to test out.

April 6, 2022 - Join our hosts Craig, Wendy, and Meredith (sitting in for Megan) as they discuss April Fools jokes, student athletes, beer, and more. Special thanks to our production and support crew: Holly Desrosier and Sean Stansberry.

April 13, 2022 - Join our hosts Craig, Meredith (filling in for Megan), and Wendy as they discuss Craig's beard (again), lunch, Scrabble, and more. Samantha McDonald gives us an inside scoop on Career & College Promise, which helps high school students earn college credits while they are still in high school.

April 27, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss gummi bears, storytelling, outdated devices, and more. Catherine Decker, Director of the Academic Support Center, shares valuable resources the college offers for students.

May 4, 2022 - May the Fourth be with you as Megan, Meredith, and Wendy discuss Star Wars day! Our guest, Dr. Alec Newton, shares his love of the franchise and answers all our questions. We listen to a TBD talk from Dr. Jessica Saxon, who reveals meaningful relationships between Star Wars and fairy tales.

May 25, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss the things of the day and the happenings around town. Topics include believing in magic, things everyone packs for lunch, and wine. Our guest, Shauna Bierly, Craven CC Staff Accompanist, talks about an upcoming chamber music concert.

June 15, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss the things of the day and the happenings around town! We're also joined by Liz Hartman, Craven CC Advanced Manufacturing Tools for Veterans instructor, who discusses her multifaceted roles at the college and in the community. She also discusses the importance of getting involved and supporting our veterans.

June 22, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss eclairs, air conditioning, onion rings, kissing, being a spaz, and more! We're also joined by Donell Bryant, Craven CC Barbering Program manger & instructor, who discusses his upcoming events and contributions in the community.

July 20, 2022 - Join our hosts as they delve deep into the topic of hot dogs, blueberries, and more. We're also joined by Don Carpenetti, Craven CC chemistry instructor and 2022 NASA Solar System Ambassador, who discusses the significance of the recent James Webb Space Telescope images.


Aug. 3, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss the controversial topic of vegetable and fruit categories, Georgia, birthdays, and more. We're joined by Volt Center Trade Programs Director Jeff Schulze, who discusses the new Volt Toolbelt Trust program.

Aug. 10, 2022 - Join our hosts as they explore deep topics such as s'mores, back-to-school shopping, and more! They also discuss upcoming events around the community.

Aug. 24, 2022 - Join Craig and Wendy as they discuss the touchy topic of Pluto's demotion from planethood, peach pies, and back-to-school season. They're joined by Dean of Career Programs Ricky Meadows and Associate Dean of Career Programs Matthew Berg, who discuss the college's impressive variety of hands-on, career-focused programs and their growing popularity.

Sept. 1, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss slurping soup and other obscure things of the day. Special guest Meghan Margarum, Workforce Development coordinator at the Volt Center, gives a detailed demonstration on how to make a "kitchen sink sangria" and talks about upcoming programs at the Volt Kitchen - the newest addition to the Volt Center campus.


Sept. 7, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss obscure historical trivia, mail delivery, salami, beer, and more! They're joined by Veronica Campos-Hallstrom, Art Appreciation instructor, who shares her wealth of knowledge while leading the hosts in an art activity.

Sept. 21, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss delectable cuisine such as chai tea, almond cookies, and chili. They're joined by Michelle Pierce, Academic Support Center Manager on the Havelock campus, who discusses the college's role in the upcoming Havelock Chili Festival.

Sept. 28, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss all of the great things the Craven Community College Foundation does for students, and how you can be part of something great! They're joined by Charles Wethington and Christina Bowman, Craven Community Executive Director of Institutional Advancement and Foundation Assistant Director, and they discuss proper etiquette of the South, call out Ohisian transplants and one of many celebrated national beer drinking days.

Oct. 5, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss the complete history of pumpkin seeds, slimy pumpkin flesh, Apple Betty deliciousness, and more! They're joined by Executive Director of Swiss Bear Lynne Harakal, who talks about the upcoming MumFest and downtown events.

Oct. 12, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss divided opinions of pulled pork, cheese factories, gray hairs, and more! They're joined by New Bern Historical Society Programs Director Marissa Moore and period actress Cindi Broome, who discuss the upcoming Ghostwalk, as well as NCMBC Business Development Professional Erin Ananian-Gentile, who talks about small business opportunities for the military community.

Oct. 19, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss the soup that has them "hooked" this fall, as well as memorable crustaceans, taxidermy, and more. They're joined by Dr. Gery Boucher, VP for Students, who imparts his knowledge of fishing and shares great things happening at the college.

Oct. 27, 2022 - Join our hosts, Craig and Megan, as they discuss a plethora of pumpkin facts, partake in moist pumpkin cake, and play into the Halloween spirit. They're joined by Sabrina Bengel, who discusses upcoming Halloween-themed events scheduled for downtown New Bern.

Nov 3, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss ways to combat stress, and what a "yolk cavity" is, and how it's devilishly good! Craven CC Veterans Affairs Coordinator Philly Solano joins them to discuss resources for veterans and upcoming events around campus for Veterans Day.

Nov. 9, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss various topics, including the many nuances and opinions of scrapple! Melissa Riggle, Executive Director of Craven County Tourism Development Authority, and Judy Avery of J. Avery Events & Marketing, stop by to talk about the upcoming Trail of Tryon event.

Nov. 16, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss windshield wipers, Thanksgiving trivia, the tastiest Thanksgiving side dishes, and retail in New Bern. They're joined by Danny Batten, owner of Surf, Wind and Fire and Beary Merry Christmas volunteer, who discusses upcoming events in the lively downtown district.

Nov. 30, 2022 - Join our hosts as they discuss fondue safety, personal space and Mason jars. They're joined by Mayte and Edwin Rueda, owners of Mayte Sweets and discuss the delectable Italian pâtisserie and the upcoming Gingerbread House Class they'll be teaching at Craven Community College. To learn more about this class, head to CravenCC.edu/CEP

Dec. 7, 2022 - Join our hosts for this week's discussion about what's going on in New Bern, Craig being the Christmas Thor on Canterbury, and Fairy Floss. They are joined by Matt Arthur and Hadley Cheris to discuss the upcoming Candlelight Celebration at Tryon Palace.

Jan. 11, 2023 - Join our hosts as they discuss splashing in puddles and milk. They're joined by Jonathan Burger of the Craven Arts Council and Debra Schaefer from The Accidental Artist to promote the beloved Empty Bowls event coming up.

Jan. 19, 2023 - Our hosts are joined by Charles Wethington of the Craven Community College Foundation and Lindsay Sims of Mitchell Hardware to discuss what the Community Fabric Awards are, what they mean to the community, and how to get involved.

Jan. 26, 2023 - Megan is joined by Jennifer Baer from the Lifetime Learning Center and Dr. Suzanne Madison from the Community Enrichment Program to try green juice and discuss all the upcoming offerings this spring.

Feb. 2, 2023 - Join our hosts as they discuss underground rodents, winter weather, tater tots, and more. They're joined by Volt Center Director of Trade Programs Jeff Schulze, who discusses the ins and outs of brewing, as well as upcoming classes.

Feb. 9, 2023 - Craig and Megan (Craigan?) discuss the intricacies of bagels and lox topped with capers and Tuscan farmhouse blend, schmears, and Craig attempting en pointe in tights. They're joined by Jennifer Baer, Craven CC Lifetime Learning Center Director, and Joan Taylor, Artistic Director at Atlantic Dance Theatre, who discuss the upcoming Carolina Ballet performance and master classes.

Feb. 16, 2023 - Join Craigan as they get nutty and discuss the health benefits of almonds, sometimes feeling like a nut, and more! They're joined by Dr. Michael Casciello, cardiologist at Coastal Carolina Health Care, who talks about heart health and the importance of taking preventative measures now.

Feb. 24, 2023 - Craig and Megan are joined by Ron Jones, Artistic Director of Dialogues on Diversity, to discuss his program happening on Craven Community College campus, as well as the focus of his program and Dr. King's lesser known projects.

March 2, 2023 - Our hosts are joined by special guests Gary Kenefick and Mary Ann LeRay to discuss the annual Neuse River Bridge Run! Learn how this beloved race impacts the community and how you can join a team (Craven Community College Panthers).

March 9, 2023 - What do photography and kidney health have in common? Water is needed for their development! Join our hosts and special guest Tom McCabe to learn about nutrition and photography in this episode.

March 16, 2023 - Our hosts are joined by Meghan Margarum and Bryan Wayne of the Young Professionals of Craven County to defy the no selfie rule and sample vegetarian crab cakes. To learn about the upcoming events and to get involved with the Young Professionals group, head to https://www.nbyoungprofessionals.org/

March 23, 2023 - Our hosts, are joined by WCTI's Senior Meteorologist Les Still to discuss the fascinating science of weather, as well as chia seed benefits beyond being an easy pet.

April 6, 2023 - Todd Whisnant of Coastal Sole joins Craig and Megan to discuss the ins and outs of performance footwear and the technology behind it, as well as how Coastal Sole supports the community, providing shoes and opportunities to kids in the area.

April 20, 2023 - Will Lewis, City of Havelock Mayor, joins us and tells us "What's up, Havelock?"

April 27, 2023 - Kelly and Erin from the Twin Rivers YMCA join us to tell us about everything the YMCA provides for the community. And, did you know that several national sports began at the YMCA? Watch this episode to learn which ones! For more information about their programs, head to TRYMCA.org.

May 4, 2023 - Science Lab Coordinator Sara Jones joins us to talk about art, science, and the blending of the two.

May 18, 2023 - New Bern Sun Journal editor Trevor Donnell joins us today to talk about what a locally focused media outlet means to the community.

May 25, 2023 - We're joined by Melissa Riggle and Matthew Clark to discuss the LPGA Champions Fore Change tournament taking place at Taberna Golf Course.

June 1, 2023 - Craig and Megan are joined by Kru Pol of Nine Limbs Strikers to discuss the art of Muay Thai, how the Small Business Center set her up for success, and summer camp options.

June 8, 2023 - Michael Tahaney joins us to discuss the upcoming shows for New Bern Civic Theatre and community involvement. What do best friends, the ocean and SpongeBob have in common? Megan will bring you in the know on what those have in common, and how New Bern Civic Theatre supports them all!

June 15, 2023 - Chef Ty of Bistro 252 talks about the southern soul food dishes he makes, his plant-based offerings, and his upcoming class where you can learn to make delectable salmon cakes.

June 22, 2023 - Zeb Hough joins us to discuss RCS's community impact, fostering partnerships, and their upcoming gala.

June 29, 2023 - Craven CC Criminal Justice students just returned from SkillsUSA, where they placed first in State and third nationally!

July 6, 2023 - Sensei Otis Waterman joins us today to discuss his self-defense class and the style of martial arts he practices.

July 13, 2023 - North Carolina History Theater joins us today to talk about their show featuring the history in our state catchphrase, "First in Flight." Megan also introduces a new segment to the show: What does GLITTER have to do with DOLPHIN SHORTS? Find out on this episode of In the Know.

July 20, 2023 - Join us for a special live broadcast in Campus Life at Open House. We'll be meeting with several special guests to learn more about what Craven Community College has to offer.

July 27, 2023 - Cardiopulmonary Specialist Michael Dunlap joins us to discuss the monthly "Walk With A Doc" event through CarolinaEast and how exercise impacts your health.

Aug. 3, 2023 - Michelle Pitman and Dr. Bill Fortney join us today to talk about how students can be part of NC State's Engineering program while taking all their classes from the Craven CC Havelock Campus. Learn more about how students can get a BS in Mechanical Engineering Systems from NC State.

Aug. 10, 2023 - Donell Bryant joins us this week to talk about changes in the Barbering Concepts program and its new space. Megan also talks about having s'more fun around the campfire!

Aug. 17, 2023 - Cameron Kishel, Craven CC math faculty and C-STEP advisor, joins us today to discuss all the benefits of the college's partnership with UNC-Chapel Hill.

August 24, 2023 - Tryon Palace is back in the studio to discuss their upcoming Lawn Party and what kinds of fun awaits the community. Craig and Megan debate about their favorite way to eat waffles.

September 7, 2023 - Brad and Dino from Dads: Unscripted podcast join us to discuss their podcast and how mental health matters for fathers, and to celebrate the successes and talk about the struggles. And in celebration of Natl. Beer Lovers Day, sign up for Craven CC's Intro to Craft Brewing class at CravenCC.edu/Brewing #Podcast #Fatherhood #MentalHealth #BeerBrewing

Sept. 14, 2023 - Si Seymour, the Craven CC Foundation Chair for the Annual Community Campaign, joins us today to discuss how the Foundation helps students as they launch their campaign to "Be a Ray of Hope" for students. It's also School Picture Day, so everyone shares their blasts to the past with school pictures.

Sept. 21, 2023 - Bill Franchi, director of our Aviation Management and Career Pilot program, joins us to discuss the program, how he got started, and some changes coming. Megan also goes in-depth about gratitude and how it affects our lives every day.

Sept. 28, 2023 - Ann Marie Byrd comes on our show to showcase everything going on for MumFest this year. You don't want to miss out! We're also celebrating North Carolina Day with some great facts about our state.

Oct. 5, 2023 - Ghost Walk returns to our podcast to discuss this year's theme, as well as the historical facts behind this beloved event.

Oct. 12, 2023 - Mary Beth Beasley from the Havelock Chili Festival joins us to discuss this beloved event, everything happening at the event, and all the varieties of chili! We are also showing our gratitude to farmers today and their hard work to make our society run.

Oct. 19, 2023 - Liz Hartman and Melissa Riggle are back to discuss the packed Veteran's Day weekend with the March for the 22 and the Trail to Tryon Run, and how both of these support local veterans in the area.

Did you know Ireland is one of the top surf destinations of the world? You have a chance to experience this in May 2024 through our Study Abroad program. The deadline is fast approaching, and Study Abroad Advisor Kyle Warner discusses everything to expect on the trip. To learn more, visit CravenCC.edu/StudyAbroad.

Nov. 2, 2023 - We're joined today by Student Government Association (SGA) President Hannah Benischek and Vice President Stephanie Gourbonov to talk about all the amazing opportunities for Craven CC students to get involved on campus and in the community!

Nov. 9, 2023 - Alberta Novak, personal chef and one of our Community Enrichment Program instructors, will be joining us to talk about her upcoming mouth-watering baking classes.

Nov. 16, 2023 - Mary Gierie from the Tryon Palace Museum Store joins us today to talk about her upcoming events and how the store supports their mission.

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