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Episode 8: Wellness Part II & St. John’s Gay Men’s Chorus

Episode 8: Wellness Part II & St. John’s Gay Men’s Chorus

May 23, 2019

Karen Moore of the Student Wellness & Counseling Centre talks about mental health resources on campus and online. In the second half, recent grad Yohei Sakai talks about founding the St. John's Gay Men's Chorus while in grad school.

Links:

Wellness & Counseling Centre

Bridge The Gapp

St. John's Gay Men's Chorus

Episode 7: Wellness Part I

Episode 7: Wellness Part I

May 2, 2019

Karen Moore from the Health & Wellness Centre shares wellness strategies for students. In the second half of the episode, Wyatt Shibley and I talk about learning differences.

Links:

Student Counselling Centre

Bridge the gAap

Well Track

The Scans

Episode 6: Indigenous Research

Episode 6: Indigenous Research

April 18, 2019

Dr. Max Liboiron talks about what grad students need to consider when it comes to research involving indigenous groups. Settler scholars Caitlynn Beckett and Alex Zahara share their experiences collaborating with indigenous groups for their PhD research.

Links: 

MUN Indigenous Research

Max Liboiron's website

Chain of Lynx

Episode 5: The Aldrich Conference

Episode 5: The Aldrich Conference

April 6, 2019

In this episode, Natalie and Sarah Khalil talk about the Aldrich Conference at Memorial University. In the second half, Brittany Pittman shares her research in graph theory.

Links:

Aldrich Conference Website

Rhubarb Jones "Make Your Own Kind of Muzak"

Episode 4: Know Your Union

Episode 4: Know Your Union

March 21, 2019

In Ep. 4, Mohamed Auf tells us how the Grad Student Union serves us. In the second half Shaun Morrissey talk about his research on compensation practices in charities.

Music by Pet Legs

Resources

GSU Contacts

GSU Funding

Episode 3: We’re going to a conference!

Episode 3: We’re going to a conference!

March 7, 2019

Natalie talks with Dr. Meghan Burchell about going to an academic conference (and grad school FOMO). In the second half, PhD student Naomie Barnes shares her research on rape culture in the Mormon Church.

Resources:

Aldrich Conference

GSU Conference Funding

Episode 2: C.V.s and Cookies

Episode 2: C.V.s and Cookies

February 21, 2019

In Ep. 2, Dr. Rochelle Cote shares strategies for your C.V. and Cuirin Cantwell talks science and cookies!

Resources in this episode:

MUN C.V. Guide

 

Episode 1: The Unknown is Opportunity

Episode 1: The Unknown is Opportunity

January 31, 2019

Natalie Dignam talks with Andrew Kim from Memorial University's School of Graduate Studies about support for grad students, the importance of connecting with a community, and having a plan. In the second half, Natalie interviews Akseli Virratvouri, a PhD student in the Folklore Department, about his research on Finnish cannabis culture.

Resources in this episode:

MUN Edge Workshops