C&C announcement, education, Guest Lectures

Guest lecture: Discovering your talents during times of crisis

On Saturday I had the pleasure of sitting down with Dr Kristin Stasiowski of Kent State University, who wowed us with her presentation, or what she refers to as a 'Dante self-help' guide for our Patrons of the Coffee & Cocktails® Podcast. This creative approach to exploring the job hunt for academics and industry professionals is… Continue reading Guest lecture: Discovering your talents during times of crisis

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Sign up for Guest Lecture on ‘Discovering talents during times of crisis’

For those who enjoyed last week's episode on 'Turning Negatives into Positives', Dr Kristin Stasiowski will be doing a follow-up guest lecture on Saturday, September 19th at 4pm BST on 'Discovering our talents during times of crisis'. This live online 20 min lecture (followed by a 10 min Q&A) will be a great discussion for those who… Continue reading Sign up for Guest Lecture on ‘Discovering talents during times of crisis’

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Episode 20: COVID Series Part V: Turning Negatives into Positives

Our last episode in the COVID series is now available! Dr Ann Wand Wand sits down with Dr Kristin Stasiowski of Kent State University, independent scholar, Dr Mounia Mnouer, and PhD Candidate of the University of Munich, Sohaib Riaz, to discuss how they have rediscovered their passions for family, hobbies, and nature during times of… Continue reading Episode 20: COVID Series Part V: Turning Negatives into Positives

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Dr Kristin Stasiowski on ‘Turning Negatives into Positives’

Our final guest speaker for Saturday's episode on 'Turning Negatives into Positives' features Dr Kristin Stasiowski of Kent State University who will be discovering her rediscovered love of nature during these times of crisis. Dr Kristin Stasiowski, Kent State University Having worked in study abroad/study away at Kent State University, I have done some major… Continue reading Dr Kristin Stasiowski on ‘Turning Negatives into Positives’

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Dr Mounia Mnouer on ‘Turning Negatives into Positives’

Our next guest speaker for episode 20 on 'Turning Negatives into Postives' features independent scholar, Dr Mounia Mnouer, who will be talking about rediscovering her family's history during the colonization of Morocco. ******* I am an Indigenous, Muslim North African, specifically from Morocco. I reside in Arizona, in a beautiful mountain town north of the… Continue reading Dr Mounia Mnouer on ‘Turning Negatives into Positives’

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Sohaib Bodla on ‘Turning Negatives into Positives’

Our next podcast episode on ‘Turning Negatives into Positives’ features three very interesting academics who life stories during this pandemic are worth sharing with everyone. Our first speaker is Sohaib Riaz (Author name: Sohaib Bodla), PhD candidate at the Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Munich, Germany, who will be talking to us… Continue reading Sohaib Bodla on ‘Turning Negatives into Positives’

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Online Guest lecture: Tips and tricks for online teaching (now available)

Dr Ann Wand had the pleasure of talking with Dr Giulia Guarnieri regarding her tips and tricks for online teaching. You can check out her lecture on our Patreon page. If you'd like to attend our next guest lecture with Dr Kristin Stasiowski from Kent State University on 19 September, just send Dr Wand a… Continue reading Online Guest lecture: Tips and tricks for online teaching (now available)

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Podcast speakers wanted for ‘Inspiring Women’ series

Starting this October, I will be starting a new series on 'Inspiring Women'. If you have a personal story and/or job venture that you think will inspire others, feel free to contact the me directly at: annwand.com/media The current line-up includes: Mary McIntyre: amateur astronomer and astrophotographer Dr Claudia Consolati: Founder of the ‘Women Speak… Continue reading Podcast speakers wanted for ‘Inspiring Women’ series

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Episode 19: COVID Series Part IV: Distance teaching and learning

Dr Ann Wand sits down with Bea Addis, Dr Ana Carolina Balthazar, and Dr Giulia Guarnieri to discuss their experiences with distance teaching and learning while providing advice for students, teachers, and parents on how to make the most of online teaching as we manage our way through this new type of education. https://soundcloud.com/coffeeandcocktails/episode-19-covid-series-part-iv-distance-teaching-and-learning Show… Continue reading Episode 19: COVID Series Part IV: Distance teaching and learning