Journalist + Content Writer


Listen to Michael’s audio portfolio + featured radio interviews

audio portfolio

The hiv/aids crisis in toronto

Months of research, interviews and effort went into this radio documentary, a detailed dive into the impact of the HIV/AIDS crisis on the Toronto area.

the ear-opener: bed bugs bite at ryerson

The Eyeopener is Ryerson’s independent student newspaper. Michael, as host of the publication’s radio show and podcast, the “Ear-Opener,” brought the amazing stories told by student journalists from the printed page to CJRU radio. Check out the episode below where Michael covers the now-infamous beg bug problem at Ryerson, a story that broke solely because of student reporters.

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Originally aired March 16th, 2018 on CJRU 1280AM

comics 401: the wonder woman podcast

After reading every single Wonder Woman comic since 1942, Michael created the Comics 401 podcast, an all-encompassing analysis of the character’s narrative history

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why diversity in stem fields matters

Diversity in science & math fields matters according to a new report by Dr. Imogen Coe. Michael D’Alimonte reports:

Originally aired Oct 20th, 2017 on CJRU 1280AM

toronto’s moss park safe injection site

Michael speaks with fellow student report Devika Desai about their shared experience reporting on Toronto’s Moss Park Safe Injection Site.

Originally aired Dec. 1st, 2017 on CJRU 1280AM

haunted spots at ryerson university

Explore the spooky spots of the Ryerson campus with tales of spectral encounters from students and faculty alike.

Originally aired Oct 27th, 2017 on CJRU 1280AM

how toronto’s comic book shops stay afloat

Toronto rents are too high for stand-alone comic book shops, so many are reinventing themselves to stay competitive. Michael D’Alimonte reports:

Read the written report here.

Originally aired Nov 24th, 2017 on CJRU 1280AM.

the mtlblog podcast

Alongside co-host Marianne Hill, Michael chats about the latest in Montreal news and culture in MTL Blog’s short-lived podcast.


Featured interviews

CBC Radio One: Canada’s First Gay Fraternity - LISTEN

Michael took to the airwaves to chat with CBC and discuss his experiences as the founding chapter president of Delta Lambda Phi McGill, Canada’s first fraternity for gay, bisexual, and progressive men.

Radio Free Krypton: The Ever-Changing Wonder Woman - LISTEN

Comic book podcast Radio Free Krypton taps Michael for his encyclopedic knowledge of all-things Wonder Woman.