Course registration is here! Andrew and Ryan share some advice for ensuring you’re on track for graduation, taking the right courses and selecting options. Fair warning: our podcast hosts try to convince you organic chemistry I and II (CHEM 351 and 353) was a valuable experience and quite a fun option to take. And frankly… Continue reading Podcast 19: Course registration
This spring-y week Ryan and Andrew are joined by Alice (VP Events), Faye (VP Mentorship) and club member Eve to celebrate–or perhaps speculate–about the commencement of spring. Alice discusses her extreme faith in Groundhog Day despite some bickering between different groundhogs, Faye dreams about flower-viewing in Japan and Korea, and Eve sadly reminisces about summer… Continue reading Podcast 18: It’s…spring!
Now that you’ve engaged in some fun activities in Calgary and in the areas surrounding Calgary, perhaps you’ve become a bit peckish. As always, our podcast hosts Andrew and Ryan have you covered…this podcast is about places to eat, and not to eat, in Calgary! Whether you need an honest evaluation of Mac Hall, various… Continue reading Podcast 17: Beyond Mac Hall – Fast food, hotpot & other dining in Calgary
This time Andrew and Ryan are joined by VP Events Alice to move a bit outside of Calgary to the surrounding areas in Alberta. The Rockies are a great destination for outdoors activities. Listen on for skiing options, where to stay when visiting the parks, and a thorough evaluation of various hikes around Banff and… Continue reading Podcast 16: Things to do outside Calgary!
Is Calgary as boring as it seems? Maybe. But Ryan and Andrew have put together some suggestions nonetheless. Some links to help you get started: the ever-so-supposedly-iconic Calgary Tower, Glenbow Museum, Chinook Mall, COP and the rather classy Telus Spark Adult’s Only Night. Also check out Kensington and 17th Avenue. Quite a few of these are easily… Continue reading Podcast 15: What to do in Calgary!
Guests Faye, Edward and Larissa join Ryan and Andrew to discuss how they and their families celebrate the Lunar New Year. The conversation is replete with delicious food, a bit of deplorable traffic, special TV programs, and plenty of the “puns and visual coincidences” that permeate the celebrations. Interesting topics include different traditions in China… Continue reading Podcast 14: Happy Lunar New Year!
This time Andrew is joined by VP Mentorship Faye and MEL member Edward, and at some point partway through the podcast, also Larissa (you’ve met them all before in previous podcasts!). This time the topic is shows—anime, dramas, and movies. They discuss the well-established paradigm of shoujo, the eternal appeal of Studio Ghibli, and . Listen… Continue reading Podcast 13: Superhuman abilities, shoujo, & Sherlock