The Forum Podcast is a Forum Media production. The Forum newspaper started on Westminster's campus in 1938 and now, 82 years later, we have a podcast. Any content published by the Forum does not reflect the opinions of Westminster.
May Term trips resume after two-year hiatus
Recorded & Edited by Forum Staff Reporter Tommy Howells.
Westminster College student Shellby Carvalho, a junior environmental science major sat down with Forum Reporter Tommy Howells to discuss May Term Study Experiences. Their discussion touches on family trips internationally before and during the pandemic and the impact that the pandemic has had in suspending the Westminster community’s favorite places around the world to visit, for two years.
Anthony and Cat say goodbye to the podcast, and welcome next year's editor Vanessa Eveleth who will be taking over as host.
The challenges of learning a second language in college during a pandemic
Recorded & Edited by Forum Staff Reporter Rylee Brown.
Westminster College students Cole Porterfield, a senior international business and marketing major and Mikey O’Hearn, a sophomore communication major sat down with Forum reporter Rylee Brown to discuss what it’s like learning a second language in not only college, but through a pandemic.
Westminster students discover new sense of home through found family
Recorded & Edited by Forum Staff Reporter KC Carter.
As first-year students coming into college, some students’ say their home lives are shifting in big ways for the first time, leading some of them to make new connections and discover new ideas of family. In this episode of The Forum Podcasts, staff reporter KC Carter sits down with her two roommates to discuss the ways they've impacted each others' lives over the last four years as undergrads.
Creative teaching by Westminster teachers opens doors for diverse perspectives
Recorded & Edited by Forum Staff Reporter Vanessa Eveleth.
In this episode, The Forum Reporter Vanessa Eveleth sits down with a Westminster College professor of education and a student-teacher in the master of arts in teaching program to learn about the art of teaching. Eveleth dives into how creative teaching provides an opportunity to share diverse perspectives and the ways recent events have impacted students' responses to inclusive lessons.
Challenges and Comforts of living away from home during a pandemic
Recorded & Edited by Gisselle Ramirez.
In this week's episode of the Forum Podcasts, Forum staff reporter Gisselle Ramirez sits down with Skye Mossbrook, a senior finance major at Westminster College, to discuss how living in Utah and being isolated from his family in New York during the pandemic has affected him and his experience as a college student.
Westminster student discusses English language learning and identity
Recorded & Edited by Forum Staff Reporter Channing Gibbs.
In this episode of The Forum Podcasts, staff reporter Channing Gibbs speaks with Juanita Galvis, a first-year marketing and communication major. Galvis, who was born in Colombia, shares her experience learning English, as well as how language and language learning have shaped her identity.