Arwen Champion-Nicks

Senior On Demand Producer

Arwen Champion-Nicks is the multi-award winning Senior Producer of KPCC’s On-Demand. At KPCC, she’s producing the station's first investigative podcast, “Repeat”. She comes to KPCC after producing, “How’s Your Day?” for KUOW. The podcast tells you a story you don’t know from a day we all remember. One of the top 100 podcasts on Apple Podcasts in 2017, “How’s Your Day?” was featured as one of the best podcasts of 2017 on NPR, and had two episodes singled out on the Best of 2017 list from Bello Collective. Nicks has also produced the Sup Pop Podcast and Sound Effect for KNKX. Prior to podcasting, she was a producer and show runner for daily news programs for seven years.
Stories by Arwen Champion-Nicks

5 parent-friendly podcasts for kids

I don't have kids, but I have a lot of friends who do. So I set out to discover some solid recommendations for parents who love podcasts and think their kids might, too. Here's what I found.

5 podcasts you should listen to this March

Remember the staff picks section at the indie video store you used to love? This is like that, but for podcasts! This month's picks include "This Is Love," "Why Won't You Date Me?" and more.

5 podcasts to listen to this February

Remember the staff picks section at the indie video store you used to love? This is like that, but for podcasts! This month's picks include "The Paris Review," "The Big Loop" and more.

UC Berkeley asks students for DNA samples, draws criticism

In a move that was intended to spark a discussion, UC Berkeley is asking 5,500 new and transfer students to volunteer some of their DNA to be tested for reactions to lactose, folic acid and alcohol — and they think that about 1,000 will respond.