Each week we bring you the best stories from around the Wabash community. From professors and alumni, to coaches, administrators, and current students, the podcast format allows for longer, more in-depth, open discussion about the issues surrounding Wabash College. Verging on inspirational, it’s our job to find, and sometimes uncover, the amazing stories that surface from individuals whose lives have been positively enriched from being at Wabash.
Dr. Julian Whitney
Richard Paige sits down with Dr. Julian Whitney, discussing Bronte and video games, balancing academic and personal publication, and some thoughts on cars from a future Ford Mustang owner (Episode 303).
Coach Josh Hill
Richard Paige sits down with this Wabash’s new head golf coach Josh Hill, discussing his coaching philosophy, creating a culture of confidence, and knowing when to put down playing the game (Episode 302).
Dr. Jane Hardy
Richard Paige sits down with this year’s recipient of the McLain-McTurnan-Arnold Excellence in Teaching Award, professor of Spanish and Modern Languages Dr. Jane Hardy, describing extensive reading as a method for learning a language, her research on immersion learning, and a feeling of gratitude (Episode 301).
The Jakes of 2023: End of Year Two
Richard Paige sits down with three Jakes of the sophomore class of 2023 at the conclusion of their year after COVID. The three Jakes reflect on what they learned in their second year at Wabash, discuss the oddities of the classroom during a pandemic, and run through their newest hobbies (Episode 300).
Tyler Watson ’22
Richard Paige sits down with Tyler Watson, Wabash class of 2022 and member of the COVID Action Response and Education team, discussing resilience in the Wabash man, choosing Wabash for basketball, and finding the balance between student and administration perspectives (Episode 299).
Bryce Looze ’21
Richard Paige sits down with Bryce Looze, Wabash class of 2021 and founder of a campus eSports league throughout the year of the COVID-19 pandemic. Bryce discusses the challenges overcome to establish an eSports presence on campus, managing tournament players’ opinions, and how his Wabash education assisted his formation of regular weekly events during a time when most campus events were virtual (Episode 298).
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