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Archived Bengal Tales Episodes

Formerly known as Bengal Buzz, the Idaho State University Alumni Association radio program has a fresh new look for 2021. Introducing Bengal Tales, a half-hour radio show featuring interviews with significant ISU alumni, students, faculty, and friends. Bengal Tales is dedicated to exploring and celebrating the inspiring stories, accomplishments, and community events for ISU Bengals. Bengal Tales highlights different events and opportunities for engagement as well as information about Bengal athletic games and University news for Idaho State University. Tune in and stay connected. Follow us on Facebook at @IdahoStateAlumni for additional information. 



AUDIO ARCHIVE / OLDER SHOWS (find audio of recent programs below)

Latest Episodes
  • In this episode of Bengal Tales Ryan Sargent speaks with ISU Alumni Board Member Stephanie Adams. Stephanie serves on several area boards, is a local business owner, and she graduated from Idaho State University in 2001.
  • Ryan Sargent, Director of ISU Alumni Relations and host of Bengal Tales on KISU, welcomes Joseph Chidiebere Emmanuel, a student at Idaho State University. They discuss his experience at Idaho State University, and the new Commercial Music Program.
  • The December edition of Bengal Tales features a conversation with our host, Ryan Sargent, and Tabatha Butler, Director of Development for the ISU College of Education and Idaho Museum of Natural History. Tabatha grew up in Pocatello and around Idaho State University. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in History from Idaho State University and a Master’s in Applied Historical Research from Boise State University. Tabatha has helped to create three new endowments for the College of Education this year.
  • Bengal Tales is a 30-minute radio show hosted by ISU Director of Alumni Relations, Ryan Sargent. This show features interviews with significant ISU alumni, students, faculty and friends. This month, Ryan Sargent welcomes Travis Archibald, the newly-hired Development and Sales coordinator at KISU.
  • This month on Bengal Tales, Ryan Sargent welcomes and introduces Angie Wilhelm as the newest member of the ISU Alumni Association team. Angie assumed the Alumni Relations Events Coordinator role in August.
  • Ryan Sargent, Director of ISU Alumni Relations and host of Bengal Tales on KISU, welcomes ISU President Kevin Satterlee. They discuss his upbringing in rural Idaho, educational background, choice to pursue a career in education and public service, and the importance of providing opportunity through scholarships.
  • This episode of Bengal Tales features an interview with newly elected ASISU President Zane Webb. Zane, originally from Twin Falls, ID, studies accounting at the Idaho State University College of Business.
  • April 5, 2021 Episode of Bengal Tales - Ryan Sargent welcomes newly minted KISU General Manager Jamon Anderson. Jamon, who was hired as KISU's interim general manager in 2019, assumed the permanent position in March. Anderson has been a member of the station's management team since 2005.
  • For this month's Bengal Tales episode, Ryan Sargent welcomes Lisa Przybylski, the Director of Annual Giving for the Office of Alumni Relations and Advancement Communications at Idaho State University. Listen now to learn more about Lisa, her experiences in advancement and how Idaho has become her new home.
  • In the first Bengal Tales episode for 2021, Ryan Sargent is joined by Amy Dressel, the Director of Advancement Communications at Idaho State University.…