Helluva Pastry Engineer

On this episode I sat down with Kia Benion who uses her brand The Pastry Engineer to teach kids about STEM

Outline for Interview

Intro

Welcome to the podcast 

Quick how we know each other – Spoiler: Kia is Ramblin’ Wreck from Georgia Tech and a hell of an Pastry Engineer

Main Interview topics:

How you started with the Pastry Engineer & Cocktail Engineer

                Referenced: Episode 13 – A Sweet Conversation with Kaitlin Guerin

Tips for those looking to get into culinary and/or  STEM 

  • Hygroscopic – tending to absorb moisture from the air

How have you managed through out the pandemic – Personally & professionally

  • Professionally: Pivoting to corporate team building
  • Personally: Being realistic but still trying to maintain things that were important to Kia; staying connected to friends 😊

Outro:

How can folks reach out/ book to you

Plugging any other upcoming events etc 

www.thepastryengineer.com

Contact Kia/ The Pastry Engineer

@kiabenion

@thepastryengineer

Music: https://www.purple-planet.com/

Sit, Listen, & Live Your Truth

On this episode I sat down with my friend Reginald Darby to talk about his time on “The Hill”, our days back at Howard as well as a host of other topics 

Outline for interview

Outline for interview

Intro – Welcome to the podcast

A little about Reggie 

How we know each other

Main Interview

More about Reggie’s life & career

– how Reggie navigated into and out of working on The Hill

– tips for others who may be interested: challenges Reggie faced along the way & how he overcame them

Other topics discussed

– What Reggie did during the lockdown

Rosewood strategies – more info coming soon

Jack’d – dating app Queer People of color

– Pride month and what it’s like for him as a black gay man

Pop culture/currently in politics topics 

– thoughts/ comments Britney spears conservatorship case 

Outro

How can people reach out & stay tuned

@thereginalddarby – Instagram

@PoliticoNoire – Twitter

Music: https://www.purple-planet.com/

Presiding Over Your Life

Outline for interview

Intro

-Welcome to the podcast

Intro Judge Brown – a little about yourself

– how we know each other

Main interview

  • A little about yourself 
  • How you became a judge 
  • Tips for others
    • Dream bigger – listen to God’s calling for you
    • Just because you don’t see it doesn’t mean you can’t be it – Don’t limit yourself by what is around you.
    • Don’t be afraid to be different!
    • Do what you have to do now so you can do what you want to do later
    • Get ready for the things you want to do – learn what you will need

Hot topics 

  • Thoughts on cases in recent history involving police shootings (especially of unarmed black persons)?; Does it hit a bit different being a part of the justice system and a black woman?
  • What do you see as the role of judges and the justice system in tackling injustices like this
  • What is role for judges to tackle unconscious bias (Shelyna’s work in this area)

Other Topics

Sheylna’s forthcoming book – Preside

How people can reach you & stay tuned to keep and eye out for the book 

https://www.shelynabrown.com/

Shelyna on LinkedIn

Music: https://www.purple-planet.com/

Let’s Talk About It

On this episode I sat down with Dr. Blair “Prof” Condoll of Dillard University & Oliver “OT” Thomas WBOK’s The Good Morning Show to talk a ton of hot topics.

Outline for Podcast Interview

Intro

Main interview – Hot topics

Outro

  • Tune in to WBOK 1230 AM 7am -10am CST to catch Prof & OT every weekday

Music: https://www.purple-planet.com/

COVID-19 Mini-Series: Part 5

COVID -19 Mini Series Part 5 – Outline 

Intro – Welcome Dr. Sholas

Background on Dr.  Sholas

  • How we know each other – we are just truly meeting 😊
  • Professional Background
  • Maurice Sholas, MD, PhD, is a physician entrepreneur who provides care for children with physical disabilities and as an administrator uses his voice to elevate marginalized communities in healthcare.

Main Interview Outline

Dr. Sholas Social Media & Contact Info

All social media platforms at @DocMoSho or at www.DocMoSho.com  

Music: https://www.purple-planet.com/

COVID-19 Mini-Series: Part 4

COVID -19 Mini Series Part 4 – Outline 

Intro

– Welcome to the podcast
– Background on Nicole & how we know each other

Discussion
– Viruses & how the works (especially the COVID-19 Virus)


– Info about the vaccine & importance of this & other vaccines

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/different-vaccines/how-they-work.html


– How to increase diversity in clinical trials (including COVID19 Trials)

https://www.clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/results?cond=COVID-19
– Implicit bias medical system & your work on developing an implicit bias program

https://implicit.harvard.edu/implicit/takeatest.html

 Nicole Social Media

Twitter: @studentdoc_cole

Instagram: colescreppel

Music: https://www.purple-planet.com/

COVID-19 Mini-Series: Part 3

COVID-19 Interview Outline

On this episdoe I sat down with Dr. Edward J. Trapido, ScD, FACE.

Dr. Trapido is Professor and Associate Dean for Research at the Louisiana State University School of Public Health.

We discussed what the research is telling us about COVID-19, thoughts on how the US & Louisiana are handling the virus & thought on the COVID-19 vaccines.

Music: https://www.purple-planet.com/