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Award-winning sports talk radio show on St. Ambrose University’s KALA-FM. Each week, student hosts Logen Howell and David Meyer talk sports news, upcoming games and much more! Catch it first – Wednesdays 7-9 p.m. on KALA-HD2 106.1 FM in the Quad Cities, or catch up the following day on your favorite podcast player!

April 14, 2021

On this episode

In this episode, Logen Howell and David Meyer discuss the Browns signing of Jadeveon Clowney and if the MLB teams getting out to a hot start are contenders or pretenders. Plus, the guys give out their free agency grades.

All that and more, this week on Unsportsmanlike Conduct!

This show was broadcast on KALA-HD2 106.1FM on April 7, 2021. Unsportsmanlike Conduct airs live every Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. in the Quad Cities on the 106.1FM dial. The show can also be streamed live via TuneIn.

From the Bleachers is a podcast series from the studios of KALA-FM. Each season, a student host from St. Ambrose University explores a different facet of sports at the Davenport, Iowa, college.

Fighting Bee Bowling with John Kerr

Season 3 Ep. 3

On this episode

In this episode, Logen Howell has a chat with St. Ambrose senior John Kerr. Kerr talks about his aspirations to play basketball overseas, how COVID-19 affected his senior season and what his extra year of eligibility holds for him.

Season 3 of From The Bleachers focuses on senior athletes at St. Ambrose University. This is a student-produced podcast from the studios of KALA-FM, St. Ambrose University, Davenport, Iowa, USA.


Welcome to the Who’s Who of SAU! Join Ryan Sandness as he takes an intimate look at the faculty and staff members of St. Ambrose University. We’ll learn about their hobbies, personal life, and interests beyond their field.

Tadd Ruetenik

Episode 3

On this episode

Meet Tadd Ruetenik. Ruetenik teaches philosophy courses at St. Ambrose. He and Ryan discuss his path towards veganism, his time in a heavy metal band, and the complexities of philosophy.

Who’s Who of SAU is a student production of KALA-FM.

Theme music by audionautix.com


Join St. Ambrose student-athletes Keagan Dolphin, Ryan Warrick, and Zac Robinson as they aim to inspire and share insight through interviews with a new guest each week. Rest assured this podcast will be ‘sort of interesting, Kinda Kredible, and always go Full Circle!’

Story Time with Gabe

Episode 20

On this episode

SAU swimmer Gabe Carlson joins the guys for a laugh-filled episode. The group shares all of their favorite stories with the Human Performance and Fitness major, and he explains what it was like for him to transfer to SAU.

Plus, Ryan shares his plans for his hypothetical wedding!

Join the conversation! You can email the guys at kktfcpodcast@gmail.com

Connect with us: @kktfcpodcast

This podcast series is recorded at the studios of KALA-FM, St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA, USA.


In this monthly podcast,  Humility Homes and Services in Davenport, Iowa, engages community members in conversations about affordable housing and homelessness in the Quad Cities.

Coordinated Entry and Point-In-Time Count

Episode 15

On this episode

Host Patrick Adamson is joined by Kara Padilla, Intake & Diversion Specialist, and Christie Adamson, Assistant Director of the agency, to discuss two important programs they participate in: Coordinated Entry and Point-In-Time Count.

This podcast series is recorded at the studios of KALA-FM, St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA, USA.

In this weekly show, hosts John Kealey and Jay Swords examine events of history through the discussion of books, journal articles, papers, and presentations, then historians and history buffs ask the question, what is relevant or irrelevant in today’s world.

200 Years of Painting from the National Academy of Design

Episode 414

On this episode

In this episode, Vanessa Sage, Assistant Curator at The Figge Art Museum, Davenport, Iowa, joins the “ROI” panelists to discuss the exhibit: “For America: 200 Years of Painting from The National Academy Of Design.”

Relevant or Irrelevant is recorded at the studios of KALA-FM, Davenport, IA-Quad Cities.


SAU News This Week is a student-produced radio newscast airing live on 88.5fm Fridays during the Fall 2020 semester at St. Ambrose University.

April 9, 2021

On this episode

This week, St. Ambrose is in the process of building a facility for the new wrestling program and we get the thoughts of the head coach and SAU students. Also, COVID-19 hits close to home for everyone at KALA-FM as a Spanish radio presence passes away. 

Listen to these stories and more, right now, on 𝘚𝘈𝘜 𝘕𝘦𝘸𝘴 𝘛𝘩𝘪𝘴 𝘞𝘦𝘦𝘬.

SAU News This Week is a student-produced radio newscast airing live on 88.5fm Fridays during the Fall 2020 semester at St. Ambrose University.

KALA-FM is the public radio station of St. Ambrose University, Davenport, Iowa, USA.


The Institute for Person-Centered Care at St. Ambrose University is challenging the status quo of healthcare. In this monthly podcast, we explore what person-centered care is,  how it can be implemented and what it means for patients. Whether you’re a healthcare provider or a patient, there is something in these discussions for you!

COVID-19 Vaccine: Making the Decision that is Right for You

Episode 14

On this episode

This month, Ann Garton is joined by the Iowa Pharmacy Association’s Vice President of Professional Affairs, Anthony Pudlo, for a discussion about COVID vaccines. He hits on several topics, including how the vaccines were able to get to market so quickly, their differences, the meaning of “effective rate,” common reactions, and so much more.

This is an episode packed with information you don’t want to miss!

𝙃𝙤𝙨𝙩: Ann Garton, MSN, RN, CNE, Director of the Institute for Person-Centered Care at St. Ambrose University
𝐀𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭: www.sau.edu/ann-garton

𝐆𝐮𝐞𝐬𝐭: Anthony Pudlo, PharmD, MBA, BCACP, Vice President of Professional Affairs for the Iowa Pharmacy Association
𝐀𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭: Anthony acts as a liaison between pharmacists, student pharmacists, and pharmacy technicians to the various state agencies in the state of Iowa to promote safe and effective medication use to improve the health of patients. He is a 2007 graduate of Drake University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences. He completed his residency at Kerr Drug through the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Community Pharmacy Practice Residency.


𝙇𝙤𝙘𝙖𝙡 𝙋𝙡𝙖𝙘𝙚𝙨 𝙩𝙤 𝙇𝙤𝙤𝙠 𝙛𝙤𝙧 𝙑𝙖𝙘𝙘𝙞𝙣𝙚 𝘼𝙥𝙥𝙤𝙞𝙣𝙩𝙢𝙚𝙣𝙩𝙨:
Main and Locust
Scott County Health Department
Rock Island County Health Department
Genesis Health System
UnityPoint Health System
Alternatives for Older Adults
Community Health Care
Trinity Muscatine Health Department
Henry County Health Department
Stark County Health Department

𝐌𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐢𝐧𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐥𝐨𝐜𝐚𝐥 𝐯𝐚𝐜𝐜𝐢𝐧𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐞𝐥𝐢𝐠𝐢𝐛𝐢𝐥𝐢𝐭𝐲 𝐜𝐚𝐧 𝐛𝐞 𝐟𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐝 𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞: togetherqc.com/vaccination/
𝘐𝘭𝘭𝘪𝘯𝘰𝘪𝘴 𝘙𝘦𝘴𝘪𝘥𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘴: coronavirus.illinois.gov/s/vaccination-location
𝘐𝘰𝘸𝘢 𝘙𝘦𝘴𝘪𝘥𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘴: idph.iowa.gov/Emerging-Health-Is…ion-for-the-Public

𝙊𝙛𝙛𝙞𝙘𝙞𝙖𝙡 𝙃𝙚𝙖𝙡𝙩𝙝 𝙎𝙤𝙪𝙧𝙘𝙚𝙨:
CDC – www.cdc.gov/
WHO – www.who.int/
Rock Island Co. Health Dept. – richd.org/
Scott Co. Health Dept. – www.scottcountyiowa.com/health
Illinois Dept. of Public Health – www.dph.illinois.gov/
Iowa Dept. of Public Health – idph.iowa.gov/
Quad Cities COVID-19 Coalition – togetherqc.com

𝘾𝙤𝙣𝙣𝙚𝙘𝙩 𝙬𝙞𝙩𝙝 𝙪𝙨!
Email: ipcc@sau.edu
Facebook: facebook.com/SAUIPCC/
Twitter: @sau_ipcc
Web: www.sau.edu/institute-for-person-centered-care


St. Ambrose University is located in Davenport, Iowa, USA.

In this weekly podcast, St. Ambrose University Chaplain Rev. Thom Hennen and SAU student Megan Grady discuss pop culture, faith and life at St. Ambrose. 

The Faith Awakens

Episode 44

On this episode

This week, our friend and engineer of the show, Dave Baker, joins us as a guest! We reminisce about getting The Faith Awakens off the ground and what exactly Dave does to get the episodes ready to distribute each week. It’s a behind-the-scenes look at the podcast you don’t want to miss!

The Faith Awakens podcast is a production of St. Ambrose University Campus Ministry (Davenport, Iowa, USA).

Original theme music for this non-profit podcast was created and performed by Lauren Bollweg.



In this monthly podcast, Editor of The Catholic Messenger, Barb Arland-Fye, engages listeners in the life of the people of the Diocese of Davenport. Arland-Fye goes beyond the church walls to see how people of faith share the joy of the Gospel with the world.

Looking Ahead To Lent And Easter

Episode 19

On this episode

Bishop Thomas Zinkula joins Barb Arland-Fye, Editor Of The Catholic Messenger, to talk about updates in the Diocese of Davenport and offer a look ahead during the Lenten season in this era of the global pandemic.

Music for this podcast series is provided by Joe Mattingly, composer and performer of the theme – all rights reserved.

Production for Catholic Messenger Conversations is courtesy KALA-FM, St. Ambrose University, Davenport, Iowa.