I want to tell you guys a story about a podcast that raised a lot of questions for me…
— Brittany Luse, Host, Sampler

2/2018 - NPR One - "How Do Criminals Get Their Guns" highlighted in the featured section.

2/2018 Working @ Duke Magazine - "Now in its third season, the podcast combines faculty research, compelling human stories and nuanced sound design, to give Sanford's scholarly output a new, approachable platform."

2018 CASE Awards - Two awards including Special Merit Award for Online Innovation/Experimentation and Award of Excellence for Green or Sustainable Publication (Regional awards)

11/12/17 The News & Observer - "...carefully crafted and professionally produced..."

9/20/2017 Duke Chronicle - “When I found radio, I was like, ‘Wow, this is so—it’s intimate,'” Ways & Means producer Carol Jackson said. “It’s almost like you can hear the person better if you can’t see them.”

8/1/2017 The Chronicle of Higher Education - 10 Things We Learned Producing a Podcast at a University

7/6/2017 The News & Observer - "Produced by a veteran team of public policy experts and journalists, “Ways & Means” probes and pokes at the ongoing experiment that is American democracy."

6/9/2017 BOLD - Featured on the "Podcasts Worth Hearing" series. "...you’re sure to get a compelling discussion..."

2/10/2017 iTunes review - "As a public policy analyst, this podcast gives me hope when I feel burnt out and challenges me to think about how the greatest good can be achieved for the greatest number of people..."

1/2017 iTunes review - "I have a new, favorite podcast: Ways & Means, produced at Duke. Engaging and intelligent programs about public policy. Not dry, not boring, not tedious.”

11/2/16 Scene on Radio podcast / Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University - "Illuminating stuff, check it out."

9/27/16 Listener e-mail - "Taipei is a fabulous city, and very fun to live in. However, it is very hot during the day, so I generally run at night. I switched from music to podcasts to try to find something to listen to while running, and it turned out that the Sanford School podcasts are great running companions!"

8/1/2016 Sampler podcast / Gimlet Media - “Handpicked moments from podcasts you just have to hear….”

5/19/2016 Audiofiliac / iTunes - "The show does a great job of taking a complex issue and using real people's stories to illustrate the problems and possible solutions."

5/18/2016 Jimmy Williams / Decode DC podcast - "You guys are da BOMB! Keep up the great work!"

5/12/2016 Decode DC podcast / Scripps - "We came across a fantastic new podcast..."