21 episodes

The podcast where two recent graduates talk about the honest day-to-day struggles and joys of being 20-something, unrealistic expectations of adulthood, and social issues in the digital era in the midst of a global pandemic.
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Join the conversation on twitter using the hashtag #SOUpodcast
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If you'd like us to discuss any topics or have post-uni experiences to share with us, please email us: straightouttauni@gmail.com or DM us on Instagram @straightouttauni.
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Hosted by Sophia Karydis & Ronaldo Castro-Patrick
@sophiakarydis
@ronaldocastropatrick

Straight Outta Uni Straight Outta Uni Podcast

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.7 • 15 Ratings

The podcast where two recent graduates talk about the honest day-to-day struggles and joys of being 20-something, unrealistic expectations of adulthood, and social issues in the digital era in the midst of a global pandemic.
-
Join the conversation on twitter using the hashtag #SOUpodcast
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If you'd like us to discuss any topics or have post-uni experiences to share with us, please email us: straightouttauni@gmail.com or DM us on Instagram @straightouttauni.
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Hosted by Sophia Karydis & Ronaldo Castro-Patrick
@sophiakarydis
@ronaldocastropatrick

    Is CHEATING ever acceptable?

    Is CHEATING ever acceptable?

    Is cheating ever acceptable? Listen in to what both Sophia and Ronaldo have to say about cheating, cheaters and everyone else involved. Your hosts have a heated discussion about cheating, what emotions come with it, is there ever a time it's right or wrong along sharing listeners POVs and personal experiences?

    Our longest episode definitely has the most debatable topics.

    The podcast where two recent graduates discuss the joys, struggles, and realities of being 20-something, straight outta uni.

    Instagram: @straightouttauni

    Hosts:

    Ronaldo: @ronaldocastropatrick

    Sophia: @sophiakarydis

    Get in touch with us if you have any topics you'd like us to discuss or post-uni experiences/stories you want us to mention. straightouttauni@gmail.com

    • 1 hr 13 min
    MINISODE: The Kickstart Scheme Ft. Business 2 Business

    MINISODE: The Kickstart Scheme Ft. Business 2 Business

    STRUGGLING TO GET A JOB?!😱🤯

    🚀Our MINISODE (20 mins ep) is here to help!! We had the opportunity to talk with the lovely Rumaysah from @b2b about what they offer as a company, how they can help you find a job through their resources and more importantly through the Kickstart scheme!

    The kickstart scheme is a government initiative to help young unemployed people currently on universal credit find a job in any area of their choice! It’s a great incentive and something we cannot recommend enough ❤️

    All links to B2B are below alongside in our episode description:

    Linkedin:

    https://www.linkedin.com/company/b2blimited

    Instagram:

    Business 2 Business (@b2blimited) • Instagram photos and videos

    Facebook:

    Business 2 Business | Facebook

    Normal episode still coming out on Sunday! All links to our streaming services in our bio🚁

    • 18 min
    Straight Outta Uni, How's it going?

    Straight Outta Uni, How's it going?

    We're back with another episode and this week it's a Q&A! We have had loads of you request to get to know us a bit better and what a better way to celebrate 1k followers than a stupid question and answer session!

    The podcast where two recent graduates discuss the joys, struggles, and realities of being 20-something, straight outta uni.

    Instagram: @straightouttauni

    Hosts:

    Ronaldo: @ronaldocastropatrick

    Sophia: @sophiakarydis

    Get in touch with us if you have any topics you'd like us to discuss or post-uni experiences/stories you want us to mention. straightouttauni@gmail.com

    • 55 min
    MONTHLY AFFAIRS: March

    MONTHLY AFFAIRS: March

    Back with another end of the month round-up!

    This month your hosts discuss Harry & Meghan, Europe beefing over the vaccine, census, piers morgan and lots of other political nuisances. Ronaldo then delves into talk celebrity gossip, David Dobrik, Kylie Jenner and the Grammys, while Sophia ends the podcast on a positive note.

    The podcast where two recent graduates discuss the joys, struggles, and realities of being 20-something, straight outta uni.

    Instagram: @straightouttauni

    Hosts:

    Ronaldo: @ronaldocastropatrick

    Sophia: @sophiakarydis

    Get in touch with us if you have any topics you'd like us to discuss or post-uni experiences/stories you want us to mention. straightouttauni@gmail.com

    • 59 min
    ENOUGH IS ENOUGH #RECLAIMTHESESTREETS

    ENOUGH IS ENOUGH #RECLAIMTHESESTREETS

    TW: SEXUAL ASSAULT, RAPE

    In this episode, Sophia and Ronaldo delve into the annoyances and tiresome troubles to be a woman. In light of Sarah Everard's death, Sophia talks about how unsafe this world is when you're a woman due to dangers of men while Ronaldo hones in a message to all males on what to do to make our world and streets safer for women. If you can, please share as far and wide as possible.

    If you are triggered or concerned by any of the issues mentioned in this episode, please use the links below to reach out:

    Beyond the Streets

    Beyond the Streets provides a confidential call back service for women who are involved in prostitution and want to explore possible alternatives.

    Telephone: 0800 133 7870 (call back service)

    Email: support@beyondthestreets.org.uk

    Galop

    Galop runs a specialist helpline for LGBT+ people who have experienced hate crime, domestic abuse or sexual violence.

    Telephone: 0800 999 5428 (Monday-Friday 10am-5pm, Wednesday-Thursday 10am-8pm)

    Email: advice@galop.org.uk

    Karma Nirvana

    Karma Nirvana support victims of so called 'honour-based' abuse and forced marriage. They operate a national helpline to support victims and professionals.

    Telephone: 0800 599 9247 (Monday-Friday 9am-5pm)

    Email: info@karmanirvana.org.uk

    Male Survivors Alliance

    The Male Survivors Alliance provides help and information to male victims/survivors or sexual abuse, rape and sexual exploitation.

    The National Male Survivors helpline is 0808 800 5005.

    The helpline is available Mon-Weds 9am-5pm, Thurs 8am-8pm, Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 10am-2pm.There is also a text service and online chat function available via Safeline here- https://www.safeline.org.uk/contact-us/

    ManKind Initiative

    Mankind offer support to male victims of domestic abuse. Their helpline provides both emotional support and practical information.

    Telephone: 01823 334 244 (Monday-Friday 10am-4pm).

    NAPAC (National Association for People Abused in Childhood)

    NAPAC offers support to adult survivors of all types of childhood abuse, including physical, sexual, emotional abuse or neglect. They offer a range of resources for survivors, as well as those who care for and work with them.

    Telephone: 0808 801 0331 (Monday-Thursday 10am-9pm and Friday 10am–6pm)

    Email: support@napac.org.uk

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Peer Pressured? We've all been there

    Peer Pressured? We've all been there

    *RE-UPLOAD* - EPISODE 15: This week your host's delve into the ins and outs of peer pressure. Is it always bad or does it just have negative connotations? Ronaldo and Sophia shed light on their experiences with peer pressures alongside their listeners, with some chit chat about the royal family beef too

    The podcast where two recent graduates discuss the joys, struggles, and realities of being 20-something, straight outta uni.

    Instagram: @straightouttauni

    Hosts:

    Ronaldo: @ronaldocastropatrick

    Sophia: @sophiakarydis

    Get in touch with us if you have any topics you'd like us to discuss or post-uni experiences/stories you want us to mention. straightouttauni@gmail.com

    • 47 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

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