Real Talk, Let’s Talk is a podcast featuring Bears you know, stories from their lives, and real talk about the ups and downs of navigating college. Get to know the Mercerians you see on campus, and learn that you are not alone in the challenges you face.
I Didn’t Ask For Any of This: Navigating The Pandemics of CoVid and Racism | Dr. Michele Prettyman
In this episode, Dr. Prettyman will offer some reflections and insights on how to survive (and thrive) in the midst of a devastating pandemic and Black death and protest movements and what we might learn from it all.
An Uncertain Dream | Eduardo Rubio
In this episode, Eduardo, a Georgia resident born in Mexico, talks about his experience as an immigrant in the US. He explains the obstacles, lessons, and perspectives that have shaped his worldview and where he is today.
Fake it Till You Make It: My Bicultural Identity Crisis | Princess Ogundu
In this episode, Princess walks us through her journey of self acceptance and understanding of the dynamic nature of identity.
Finding My Purpose Through Finding My People | Adam Penland
In this episode, Adam Penland shares his story about finding mentors in his life who helped guide him in finding his purpose in life.
Personal Evolution: Realizing Our Little Successes and Failures | Donald Williams Jr.
Today, Donald Williams Jr. will talk to us about his personal evolution and his journey in college, finding out his true passions, and how he looked back on his experiences to see which ones shaped him into who he is today.
When Life Gives You Lemons | Caroline Kittrell
In our very first episode, Caroline Kittrell will share her story about dealing with the uncertainties life throws at her as someone who always likes to have a plan for what is next.