Full episode 715: Long-Awaited Asteroid Finally Hits Earth Act Five The Leftovers Share a clip Transcript ByRobyn Semien A week after starting classes, a Covid outbreak forces a university to send students back home. Producer Robyn Semien takes a tour of the emptying campus. (6 minutes) Song:“School Days” by Al Green More in EducationView all 758: Talking While Black Jan. 7, 2022 Act Two: The Farce Awakens After the murder of George Floyd, sales of books by Black authors skyrocketed. 734: The Campus Tour Has Been Cancelled Mar. 19, 2021 Act One Reporter Paul Tough and Host Ira Glass look at the biggest change in admissions this year: colleges no longer requiring the SATs. 734: The Campus Tour Has Been Cancelled Mar. 19, 2021 Act Two: A World Without The Need For Number Two Pencils Paul Tough turns to UT Austin to see what happens if you admit students with great grades, who didn’t perform well on the SAT, into your college. More by Robyn SemienView all 692: The Show of Delights Jan. 31, 2020 Act Two: The Squeals On The Bus Producer Robyn Semien captures a special morning for her five-year-old son, Cole, who is doing something delightful for the very first time: he’s getting to ride the school bus. 659: Before the Next One Oct. 12, 2018 Act One: Ready As You’ll Never Be Marjory Stoneman Douglas had just completed a schoolwide upgrade on their emergency plans, just a month before the mass shooting at their school. 626: White Haze Sept. 22, 2017 Act Two: Phone Calls to an Undisclosed Location The man who organized the rally in Charlottesville is named Jason Kessler.