Podcast@WFU is Wake Forest University’s premier academic podcast. Hosted by The Media, Podcast@WFU gives an inside look into the backgrounds, work and opinions of the Wake Forest faculty. In each episode we are joined by departmental professors here at Wake to discuss a certain focal topic through their domain of expertise.
Entrepreneurship w/ Dr. Dan Cohen
Want to know what it takes to grow a business from an idea to reality? In this episode of Podcast@WFU, host Jonathan Trattner explores that question, as well as the the unrepresentative nature of the hit-TV show, Shark Tank (and more!) with Dr. Dan Cohen, a professor of entrepreneurship at Wake Forest and the director of the university's Center for Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship.
Political Discourse w/ Dr. Allan Louden
Some say that we've entered a novel period in political discourse, leading one to wonder what the consequences of such changes may be? In this episode of Podcast@WFU, host Jonathan Trattner finds an answer to that question (and more!) as he is joined by Dr. Allan Louden, a professor of communication at Wake Forest and a scholar in American political discourse.
Memory and Learning w/ Dr. Melissa Masicampo
Have you every wondered how our brains store and retrieve memories and learned items? On this episode of Podcast@WFU, host Jonathan Trattner finds an answer to that question (and more!) as he is joined by Dr. Melissa Masicampo, a professor of psychology at Wake Forest who specializes in memory and learning.
B2B Engagement w/ Dr. Michelle Steward and Dr. Jim Narus
On this episode, host Sebastian Pellejero is joined by Dr. Michelle Steward and Dr. Jim Narus, two professors of marketing at Wake Forest University both in Winston-Salem and Charlotte. Embark with them as they discuss their findings from their year-long research endeavor regarding the business to business (B2B) decision-making process and the impact of millennials and digital purchasing tools on the space.
Education w/ Dr. Rogan Kersh and Dr. Sara Dahill-Brown
On this episode, host Sebastian Pellejero sits down with Provost Rogan Kersh and Dr. Sara Dahill-Brown, two political science professors here at Wake Forest, to discuss the topic of education. Join them as they explore various topics such as the philosophy of education; millennials and education; education and technology; U.S. domestic education policy; money and education; and universities and communities.