Ask the Professor

Ask the Professor Radio Trivia Show

ATP on FacebookUDM's radio trivia show "Ask the Professor" is one of the longest running radio programs in the United States, having been on the air more than 50 seasons.

Moderated by Matthew J. Mio, Associate Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry, the program features UDM faculty members from history, philosophy, math, chemistry, communications and sociology.

Ask the ProfessorThis panel of professors is challenged by listeners with questions about nearly everything, in an attempt to stump the group. Communications Studies students help produce the successful radio program and each show is taped for play on national radio stations.

Check out the new ATP Shoutcast on our blog.

"Ask The Professor" has new affiliates that are now airing the program. The stations are:

WHO Radio, AM 1040 in Des Moines, IA
Sunday mornings at 9:30
http://www.whoradio.com/

WTBR, FM 89.7 in Pittsfield, MA
Sunday mornings at 10:00
http://www.wtbrfm.com/

KLAV, AM 1230 in Las Vegas, NV
Sunday mornings at 7:00
http://www.klav1230am.com/

Ask the Professor Radio Trivia Show

Recent episodes

  1. Episode # 1724 Download
    Air date: 2/19/17 The ATP studio was full this week with Host Matt Mio welcoming panelists Dan Maggio, Christine Pacini, Jim Tubbs, Dave Chow, Jason Roche, Heather Hill-Vasquez and guest Niko Seymour.

  2. Episode # 1723 Download
    Air date: 2/12/17 Today’s program features a rebroadcast of a program from January 2004. Program moderator Kathy Bush welcomes panelists Matt Mio, Erick Barnes, Jerry Curtsinger, Roy Finkenbine, Jeffe Boats and Dan Maggio.

  3. Episode # 1722 Download
    Air date: 2/5/17

  4. Episode # 1721 Download
    Air date: 1/29/17

  5. Episode # 1720 Download
    Air date: 1/22/17

  6. Episode # 1719 Download
    Air date: 1/15/17 We’re always grateful to receive questions from our listeners from all across the USA; and in some cases,from the other side of the world. On this week’s show, the professors are happy to read an email from a listener in Trebic, Czech Republic.

  7. Episode # 1718 Download
    Air date: 1/8/17 Professor Matt Mio and the ATP panelists are back in the studio for the first new episode of 2017.

  8. Episode #1717 Download
    Air date: 1/1/17 Enjoy these delightful Ask The Professor memories from New Year’s Day 1984. Host Edwin DeWindt welcomes Professors George Pickering, Robert Oneil, Bernie Green, Sarah Gravelle and John Klemanski.

  9. Episode # 1716 Download
    Air date: 12/25/16 Today’s program features a re-broadcast of the Ask The Professor Christmas of 2008. Moderator Kathy Bush is joined by panelists Beth Oljar, Roy Finkenbine, Dan Maggio and Dave Chow.

  10. Episode # 1715 Download
    Air date: 12/18/16 With special guest panelist Christine Pacini, Dean of University of Detroit Mercy’s College of Health Professions.

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