Illinois Tech Launches New University Podcast

Illinois Tech’s Office of Marketing and Communications recently launched Curiosity Unplugged: The talk show where Illinois Tech faculty members leave no topic unexplored, no challenge unconsidered, and no query unanswered. Each month Chris White, physics professor and vice provost for research, and co-host Colleen Humer, architecture associate professor, along with Illinois Tech faculty guests discuss deep questions facing society today.

Episode 1: The Anti-Science Movement: Is It Gaining Ground?

Episode 2: Unintentional Neo-Colonialism: How Can America Aid Developing Countries Without Conveying a Sense of Superiority?

Curiosity Unplugged is recorded at the A. Sidney Katz Radio Studio at WIIT 88.9 FM, Illinois Tech’s radio station. It airs on the first Wednesday of each month at noon and on the first Thursday of each month on iTunes, Google Play, Libsyn, Stitcher, and SoundCloud. Don’t miss an episode: Subscribe to Curiosity Unplugged on the platforms listed above. Visit to learn about other innovative Illinois Tech faculty, students, and alumni.