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630 CHED Afternoons Curiouscast

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    • 3.1 • 18 Ratings

Interesting people. Relatable stories. Join the award-winning 630 CHED Afternoons daily for in-depth discussion of the day’s topics. You never know where it might end up.

    Video games could be a solution for ADHD learning difficulties according to researchers from the University of Calgary.

    Video games could be a solution for ADHD learning difficulties according to researchers from the University of Calgary.

    Guests: Dr. Richard Zhao, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science at the University of Calgary (specialisation in computer science research, virtual reality, immersive technologies, artificial intelligence and human–computer Interaction. Dr. Meadow Schroeder, Associate Professor, School and Applied Child Psychology at the University of Calgary (specialisation in developmental and psychosocial behaviours in children).

    • 10 min
    A NASA spacecraft that will deliberately crash into an asteroid is getting closer to its target.

    A NASA spacecraft that will deliberately crash into an asteroid is getting closer to its target.

    Guest: Dr. Phil Langill, Director of Rothney Astrophysical Observatory at the University of Calgary.

    • 12 min
    The Edmonton Federation of Community Leagues have released an open letter on houselessness and need for action: a call for provincial and city action, and increased services, for people with complex needs in Edmonton.

    The Edmonton Federation of Community Leagues have released an open letter on houselessness and need for action: a call for provincial and city action, and increased services, for people with complex needs in Edmonton.

    Guest: Laura Cunningham-Shpeley, Executive Director of the Edmonton Federation of Community Leagues.

    • 11 min
    A new wine concept from Edmonton-based entrepreneur Moirae Choquette recently debuted its first product in Alberta.

    A new wine concept from Edmonton-based entrepreneur Moirae Choquette recently debuted its first product in Alberta.

    Guest: Moirae Choquette, Edmonton entrepreneur, owner of Tomato Wheels.

    • 13 min
    As National Day for Truth & Reconciliation approaches, pipikwan pêhtâkwan (an Indigenous owned, led and majority staffed communications and engagement company) has been hearing from professionals around Edmonton, Alberta, and Canada about challenge

    As National Day for Truth & Reconciliation approaches, pipikwan pêhtâkwan (an Indigenous owned, led and majority staffed communications and engagement company) has been hearing from professionals around Edmonton, Alberta, and Canada about challenge

    Guest: Michelle Lean, pipikwan pêhtâkwan Communications Manager.

    • 10 min
    The long-running Air Miles rewards system is facing turbulence after the withdrawal of one of its only remaining national grocery chains from the program.

    The long-running Air Miles rewards system is facing turbulence after the withdrawal of one of its only remaining national grocery chains from the program.

    Guest: Patrick Sojka, President of Rewards Canada.

    • 11 min

Customer Reviews

3.1 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

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Great Show

Love it that you’re finally solo. No ex-cohost rudely interrupting and self promoting.

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