About

ABOUT

Pique is a student-produced podcast focusing on how the world makes sense, or doesn’t, to people our age. By looking through the lens of our peers, we hope to bring you ideas, stories, and insights into the world as we know it. 

Hope you enjoy. 

 

Producer / Audio:Alex Chen

My name is Alex and I am a prolific procrastinator. I’m from Guangzhou, China and moved between countries rather frequently as a child.

Back then reading, gaming, and listening to podcasts were my three favorite pastimes as they kept me grounded wherever I was; nowadays they are my portals to distant cultures and worlds.

Unsurprisingly my favorite podcast – The Memory Palace by Nate Dimeo – brings distant worlds as well as faraway timelines to a listener. I urge you to check it out.

 

 

Producer:Olivia Weissflog

 
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Olivia Weissflog is a first year undeclared major at UCLA. She is from Portland, Oregon but spent half of her life in San Antonio, Texas. She is new to podcasts, but has been listening to the radio her entire life and is excited to be able to learn and share the stories of others. 

 

Producer:Abby Thomas

 
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Abby Thomas is a first year student at UCLA and is currently an undeclared major. She grew up in Monrovia, California and learned to love to talk to people through many years of involvement in school theater. Abby is passionate about the idea that every person has a story to tell and trusts that this will translate into a fulfilling career someday. 

 

Host / executive producer:Riley Grant

Riley is a recent graduate of Lincoln High School in Portland, Oregon. 

Previously, he spent his time running a local speaker series focused on business and entrepreneurship, and was media director for the international non-profit TILE