Welcome to the Let’s Talk Brock Podcast, a podcast highlighting the unique stories and experiences of current students, alumni, faculty, and staff. Tune in every Tuesday and Thursday to learn more about the Brock experience and find out why you should choose Brock.
Let’s Talk Brock Episode 35 – From Sociology to Social Justice and Beyond: Finding Your Way at Brock
Host: Tricia, Current Student, Concurrent Education Guest: Jasmine Mehta (BA Sociology ’19, MA in Social Justice and Equity Programs ’21) On today’s season one finale, Tricia is joined by Jasmine, a graduate of the BA in Sociology and master’s in social justice & Equity programs at Brock. Jasmine recently started law school at the University of Sydney, Australia and has a love for social research and policy making. Tricia and Jasmine discuss her involvement on campus through jobs, volunteering with various organizations and was a member of the Indian Student Association and Brock Women in House clubs. Let’s Talk Brock will be […]
Let’s Talk Brock Episode 34 – Staying Involved While Studying From Home
Host: Tricia, Current Student – Concurrent Education Guest: Madelyn Grossi, Current Student – Sport Management On today’s show, Tricia is joined by Madelyn, a second-year student in the Sport Management program. Tricia and Madelyn discuss her involvement with the Sport Management Council. She is also a member of the Brock Leaders Citizenship Society where she has joined volunteering and being a leader in the community. Madelyn shares insight into beginning her Brock experience virtually and the many ways to get involved despite being online.
Let’s Talk Brock Episode 33 – Getting Involved in the Sport Management Program
Host: Sarah, Current Student – Concurrent Education Guest: Tyler Seguin, BSM ‘21 On today’s show, Sarah is joined by Tyler Seguin, a recent graduate of Brock University’s Sport Management program and former member of the Brock men’s golf team. Tyler shares his experiences as a Sport Management student, varsity athlete and a founding member of SHEMA. Tyler also shares valuable insights into the importance of getting involved at Brock, speaking to his experiences with the Sport Management Alumni Day and his fourth-year internship.
Let’s Talk Brock Episode 32 – Advice on Choosing Your Educational Path
Host: Liam, Current Student – Sport Management Guest: Gianluca Agostinelli, MEd, MA and current PhD Candidate On today’s show, Liam is joined by Gianluca Agostinelli, a graduate of Brock University and current employee in the Faculty of Education and Faculty of Humanities. Gianluca provides advice for students looking to pursue a career in education and outlines the various paths which have led him to his current position as a PhD candidate. Gianluca also discusses his wide range of experiences through Brock and in the Niagara Region.
Let’s Talk Brock Episode 31 – Studying Kinesiology while working on the Residence Life Team
Host: Liam, Current Student – Sport Management Guest: Robert, Current Student – Kinesiology On today’s show, Liam is joined by Robert O’Halloran, a current student at Brock in the BSc Kinesiology program. Robert sheds some light on the experiential learning opportunities available for Kinesiology students, and also outlines his experiences in the residence community at Brock. Robert also shares some insights on how students can get involved at Brock beginning right away in their first years.
Let’s Talk Brock Episode 30 – Experiencing Brock as a Transfer Student
Host: Liam, Current Student, Sport Management Guest: Nick Kathen, Brock Alumnus, Recreation and Leisure Studies On today’s show, Liam is joined by Nick, a graduate of the Recreation and Leisure Studies program at Brock. Nick discusses his experience transferring to Brock from another institution as well as his current role at the Bruyere Research Institute in Ottawa. Nick also touches on his wide variety of on-campus experiences in Brock Sports, on-campus jobs, and experiential education.