35 episodes

A podcast for mid-life learners.

Back to School Again Katrina Ingram

    • Business
    • 4.9 • 16 Ratings

A podcast for mid-life learners.

    Episode Ten: A technical upgrade with Corey Stroeder

    Episode Ten: A technical upgrade with Corey Stroeder

    For the past several seasons, guests have heard me thank my talented technical producer Corey Stroeder. This year, Corey decided to go back to school again to upgrade his skills.

    • 35 min
    Episode Nine: Making a masters possible through online learning with Jackie Lessard

    Episode Nine: Making a masters possible through online learning with Jackie Lessard

    Jackie Lessard spent over two decades working as an emergency room nurse when she decided to take her career in a slightly different direction and pursue a master’s in nursing.

    • 27 min
    Episode Eight: Pursuing the dream of being a professor with Germaine Chan

    Episode Eight: Pursuing the dream of being a professor with Germaine Chan

    A PhD was the final requirement Germaine Chan needed to land her dream job as a professor. Yet, the pathway to earning a PhD was anything but straightforward.

    • 36 min
    Episode Seven: Nursing, the North and next steps with Bobbi Scott

    Episode Seven: Nursing, the North and next steps with Bobbi Scott

    Bobbi Scott loved her work as a nurse and loved living in Northern Canada. However, she knew that taking on more duties and serving a wider range of patients meant needing to become a registered nurse.

    • 44 min
    Episode Six: Two women who are building their future with Lola Hynes and Katelyn Wheeler

    Episode Six: Two women who are building their future with Lola Hynes and Katelyn Wheeler

    Lola and Katelyn are a mother daughter duo who recently completed the Women Building Future program.

    • 47 min
    Episode Five: A law degree for non-lawyers with Tim O'Brien

    Episode Five: A law degree for non-lawyers with Tim O'Brien

    Microsoft executive Tim O’Brien always wanted to study law but he didn’t want to become a lawyer. It took 20 years to find the perfect program - a master’s in jurisprudence at the University of Washington.

    • 56 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
16 Ratings

16 Ratings

Lubel80 ,

Great!

Such an interesting show!

Avery in Canada ,

great show

I have been anjoying this show. It has been making me think about going back to school.

Emdev93 ,

Awesome!

It's really interesting to hear about various experiences of people going back to school mid-life, and how they deal with the challenges of doing so!

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