Open Floor

Welcome to the Open Floor Podcast. Our mission is to create a platform for everyone to voice their unique perspectives on issues in current events. Especially in today’s tumultuous times, it is important to get a bigger picture of the issues we face on a day-to-day basis as a society. Hosted by Ali Mosallaei and Aryan Narayan.


Ep. 17 - COVID-19 and College Admissions w/ Admissions Officer Jetaun Davis
Show Details56min 11s
Ep. 16 - Reflections on Student Life During the Pandemic with Annika Johnson
Show Details27min 38s
Ep. 15 - A Perspective on Local Politics with Select Board Member Joe Pato
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Hey there! Thanks for listening to Episode 15 of the podcast! Although it has been a while, we hope you enjoyed listening to Mr. Pato's perspectives on politics in Lexington!

Joe Pato has been a Lexington, MA Board Select member since 2013 and has focused on issues such as environmental sustainability and infrastructure development. Check out his website at

During the episode, Mr. Pato talked aboutthe Citizen's Academy and other activities to help get into local politics! If you're interested, check out the site here:

We'll see you in the next episode of Open Floor, coming soon!

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Published Aug 6, 2021 at 4:00pm
Ep. 14 - A Reflection Upon Education During COVID-19 ft. Ryan Casey
Show Details35min 42s
Ep. 13 - A Mock Presidential Debate ft. Rohan Balachander and Akshay Jha
Show Details41min 8s
Ep. 12 - Remembering the Life of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg ft. Sara Mei
Show Details16min 40s
Ep. 11 - A Look at Returning to School ft. Superintendent Dr. Julie Hackett
Show Details32min 3s
Season 2 - Pilot
Show Details2min 39s
Ep. 10 - Managing Mental Health ft. Sophrosyne
Show Details18min
Ep. 9 - Discussing Dementia with YMAA Lexington
Show Details23min 3s
Ep. 8 - Action Against Climate Change (ft. Sunrise Lexington)
Show Details26min 36s
Ep. 7 - The Causes and Effects of Climate Change (ft. Sunrise Lexington)
Show Details26min 47s
Ep. 6 - A Summer Affected by COVID-19
Show Details21min
Ep. 5 - Living Clean During COVID-19 (ft. Dr. Zareen Farukhi)
Show Details27min
Ep. 4 - Thoughts on the Criminal Justice System
Show Details19min 13s
Ep. 3 - An Update on Police Brutality and BLM (Part 2)
Show Details10min 52s
Ep. 2 - Covid-19 and Schools
Show Details27min 20s
Ep. 1 - Police Brutality (Part 1)
Show Details42min 38s
Season 1 - Pilot
Show Details2min 44s