Episode 49 - Studying Natural Disasters
Dr. David Lerach discusses how to teach about weather patterns and the impact of natural disasters both on land and at sea.
October 18, 2018
Episode 48 – Developing Mindful Corporations
Dr. Keiko Krahnke discusses corporate social responsibility and the importance of finding empathy and purpose within the workplace.
October 10, 2018
Episode 47 - Behind the Translation
Dr. Melissa Malde discusses her research and production on the (almost) forgotten Hebrew songs of the Yishuv.
September 24, 2018
Episode 46 - A Different Frontier
Dr. Michael Welsh discusses his upcoming book, and how one National Park became a beacon on contemporary issues.
September 17, 2018
Episode 45 - Thou art what thou eatest
Dr. Kristin Bovaird-Abbo discusses diets and common beliefs about food during the medieval times.
September 12, 2018
Episode 44 – We All Need a Motivational Toolbox!
Dr. Megan Babkes Stellino discusses how motivation can influence the behavior of physical activity among children and young adults.
August 20, 2018
Episode 43 – Sex Trafficking in Our Backyard
Dr. Angie Henderson discusses how data collection contributes to learning about the sex trafficking industry in Northern Colorado and across the United States.
August 06, 2018
Plant for the Future! Part II
UNC Student Zach Davis shares his passion about permaculture and how other UNC students can make a difference on campus.
July 25, 2018
Episode 41 - Plant for the Future! Part 1
Dr. Kevin Cody discusses the importance of regional food system sustainability and how UNC can better collaborate with local farms.
July 17, 2018
Episode 40 - A Songbird's Story
Dr. Lauryn Benedict discusses the complexity of bird songs and how female birds are contributing to science!
July 09, 2018
Episode 39 - Learning through Games!
Dr. Matthew Farber discusses the historical relevance of Game-Based Learning and innovative teaching methods for effective learning.
July 02, 2018
Episode 38 - A Humble Farewell
On this episode of Bear in Mind, President Kay Norton discusses her role as president of UNC, and her takeaways after a 16-year tenure.
June 25, 2018
Episode 37 – Active Kids Do Better! Part III
On this episode of Bear in Mind, UNC alumni Veronica Adams shares her passion about physical activity and physical education as well as her experience in UNC’s Master’s in Arts and Teaching (MAT) graduate program.
June 19, 2018
Episode 36 – Active Kids Do Better! Part II
On this episode of Bear in Mind, Dr. Brian Dauenhauer discusses UNC’s Master’s in Arts and Teaching (MAT) graduate program as well as Bear P.A.W. (Physical Activity Week), a half-day-camp for children in the Greeley community.
June 11, 2018
About the Podcast
Bear in Mind is a regular podcast produced by the University of Northern Colorado offering insights on issues of local or national importance featuring UNC faculty, staff, students and alumni voices.
The viewpoints and opinions expressed by featured guests do not necessarily represent those of the University of Northern Colorado.
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