Contemporary Mind

Contemporary Mind

By Modern Day Mindset
Contemporary Mind is a weekly podcast that discusses the ideas, aspirations, and trials and tribulations of the rising generation in the Bay Area today. Each week is a celebration of human spirit and a reminder to Embrace Misadventure.
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EPI #57 Catching up with Juan Diego
In this episode we talk about his trip to Miami and New York. We also get his perspective on what it’s like to be a catholic & some communities he’s involved with.
32:09
February 21, 2020
EPI #56 Best Guided Meditation to Ease Your Mind.
In this episode, we’re taking a step back to follow a guided mediation session. This will help to ease your mind and to allow positivity to enter your life. Hope you guys enjoy!
31:40
February 8, 2020
How to get over a break-up PT 2. Feat. Jake Nations
Hey guys! Last time Jake and I did a podcast it was cut short, so we decided to do a part two for all ya’ll! Hope you enjoy! Stay positive !
20:28
February 4, 2020
EPI #55 Sipping on tea at 23 with Dr. Sreya Molakalapalli
In this episode, you can expect to hear about Sreya's decision to move to India at the age of 18. We talk about her perspective of being an American Citizen living as an Expat in India. She was able to become a doctor in India while undertaking life's obstacles and the culture shock of both worlds. Click on the Episode for more on her perspective!  Her instagram - @sreysrey96 
59:53
January 24, 2020
EPI #54 Youtube Project Helping with Personal Development ft. David Doherty
In this episode, David Doherty an old high school friend describes his solution to the obstacles in his own life. He is an upcoming youtube creator with a unique project in mind. Stay tuned to listen to his journey! If you guys want to check his channel out its youtube.com/frozenenoch! 
35:30
January 17, 2020
EPI # 53 SPEAK YOUR TRUTH ft. Phillip
In this episode Phillip and I talk about his remarkable childhood and how he went from existing in life to LIVING life. Philly’s Instagram - @Phillythabest
1:10:48
January 10, 2020
EPI # 53 Need a Hype Man?
I am literally hyping you up right now. 
02:04
January 6, 2020
EPI # 52 Grades , Buildings & The Greater Scale of Things ft. Nicole Wun
In this episode, Nicole Wun and I discuss her future at UC Berkeley and her aspirations of being the next best City Planner. She shares her unique perspective on the world we live in and how society is deeply influenced.
51:04
January 3, 2020
EPI # 51 Not Just Another Indian Guy Ft. Neeraj Nair
In this episode I speak to Neeraj about his ambitions of becoming an entrepreneur in the Bay Area. He also speaks about the culture he grew up in and about the mindset that has allowed him to be successful in his own life.
49:50
December 27, 2019
First Episode to the Series: Paradigm after Dark / Philosophy of Law
Hey guys! This is a different type of episode with my four friends, Dillon, Chelcey, Parsa and Cody! My friend suggested that we try an unfiltered and unscripted version to the podcast and we did. So we decided to call it " Paradigm after Dark."  In this episode, we talk about the Philosophy of Law. Why Laws were made and how they influence society on a larger scale.  Thank you for the wonderful support! If you have any questions about the podcast or want to participate, please contact me @ apajes13@gmail.com. 
22:53
December 22, 2019
EPI #50 Create your own Path and Owning it Ft. Tyler Huey
In this Episode,  Former High School Friend, Tyler Huey talks about not going down the traditional route of a 4-year university plan and creating her own path of success. She reveals her secrets to her own confidence and the advice she would give to others around her.  Side Note*  - School has just finished and now we are back to weekly podcasts! If you would like to schedule a podcast with me please contact me on my Instagram @alohapajes or email me apajes13@gmail.com.  Happy Holidays! 
1:05:51
December 13, 2019
EPI#49 Life of a Starbucks Lead & Champion Ranked Rocket League Player. Feat. Kristian Durazzo.
Hey guys! In this episode, Kristian and I speak about his years of experience as a Starbucks Lead. We go through his personal style of leadership & some of the benefits of being a Starbucks employee. In the second segment, we talk about his professional career in rocket league & how it’s impacted his life.
1:00:41
September 30, 2019
EPI # 48 DDR Rising Amateur. Featuring Sibbs.
This is our first episode , posting audio and video content! My little break was to transition from audio into more video content so If you’re a returning member or brand new go ahead and check my YouTube @andrewpajes for the video version of this podcast!
47:07
September 18, 2019
EPI # 47 How i start all my mornings with a positive mindset & Dieting advice !
In this episode, i talked about my three methods on how to start every morning with a positive mindset & my dieting advice to lose the amount of fat i did in my 30 day transformation.  I'm answering questions the audience gave me via instagram! Thank you for all the love and support. Stay positive (: If you have any feedback, please send it to my DM @alohapajes. Any feedback is good feedback!
16:48
July 17, 2019
EPI # 46 The Two Words That Can Change Your Life.
I speak about the TWO WORDS that can change your life for the better. If you want your life changed, if you want your dreams to come true & if you are tired of thinking negatively about life. These are the two words you should think of. 
47:07
July 14, 2019
Epi# 45 Be Unapologetically You! Featuring. Salar Orion Afshar
In this Episode of The Pajes Podcast, Salar and I speak about what it means to be Unapologetically YOU. We also speak about the observations of our generational culture and the proper mindset to handle certain situations. “You should never be sorry for being YOU.”
1:59:28
July 5, 2019
EPI# 44 Adulting, Landing on the Moon Conspiracy & What Happens After College. (Instagram Q&A).
In this episode, Parsa & Cody use their perspectives to speak about the three topics from Instagram Poll a couple days ago. I thought it would be an interesting idea to let them host it & give their perspectives on these topics. If you guys have more topics, please dm me on Instagram! Hope you all enjoy a different type of podcast(:
1:00:08
June 27, 2019
Ep#43 Having Some Faith In Your Journey and Dreams. Feat @vfaithdavid
Faith and I talk about her most difficult obstacles in life, having to adapt to completely different environments. Moving from one life to another life.
00:05
June 23, 2019
EPI #42 Health. Success. Happiness Feat. Ryan Elazegui , Former Los Positas PBL President
Ryan and I discuss his journey as President of the Las Positas PBL Chapter. Expressing his thoughts, actions & emotions that would inevitably make him the best president in Los Positas History. He also shares insight into what makes him happy and motivated as he continues to grow in his career.
54:30
June 7, 2019
Epi #41 DDR Expert Feat. @sibbzzs
In this episode , Sibbs shares his journey as a Computer Science Major at DVC & His Obsession over DDR. ( Dance Dance Revolution).
32:04
May 31, 2019
Ep #40 Are you REAL with yourself? Think again.
In this episode, I question the authenticity of your journey/story and what it means to be you. It's better to own your story rather than living other's stories and visions. Hope you all enjoy! Follow @Vibewpajes on instagram for more updates!
1:03:23
May 21, 2019
Epi #39 LIKEAJOSH. Featuring Josh Laubach
Josh Laubach sharing his personal journey from High School up until now. Also giving us an insight on his own struggles/ obstacles that he has had to overcome in this past year. Instagram - @_likeajosh_
49:28
April 7, 2019
Ep # 38 Society’s Timeline
Sharing my thoughts on the societal timeline we all follow as young adults. Do you follow a timeline? And if so who’s timeline? Make sure to follow @vibewpajes on Instagram to keep up to date!
08:27
April 3, 2019
Epi #37 Culture Shock. Hugs are weird - Feat. Felice Nathania Pudya.
Felice and I speak about the culture shock she experienced coming to DVC at such a young age.
29:44
March 31, 2019
Epi #36 My Mental Breakdown & How I got through it.
Today i discuss something super personal that happened to me just recently. It's something that i think all of us can relate to on some level.  This is my viewpoint on this topic, but if you have another or disagree i completely respect where you come from. At the end of the day, the mission is to spread awareness, knowing you have options  and positivity.  Stay Positive guys! 
10:44
March 28, 2019
First time in America Feat. Marvel
Marvel, a first year Indonesian , speaks about his experiences in a new culture and shares some great tips on how to get accustomed to a new life.
41:38
March 24, 2019
Authenticity - Featuring Andy De Lira.
Andy and I speak about Authenticity and how it positively affects your confidence growing up and with other people. 
49:26
March 15, 2019
Instagram Q&A Sess. Interesting Questions (:
Andrew shares his perspective on recent Instagram topics ( Q&A from audience).  Instagram-@ Alohapajes If you guys want to be featured let me know! (:  Thank you for all the support! 
11:43
February 25, 2019
10MIN EPI- SINGING w/ Q&A.
Andrew sings a little tune in the beginning to lighten up the mood and he ANSWERS ALL THE QUESTIONS YOU GAVE HIM via Instagram. Enjoy(: Stay Positive! 
13:47
February 20, 2019
Design you life. Featuring Cathleen Nguyen
Cat and I discuss the power we all have to make certain changes in our daily lives. We all make decisions that may be overwhelming and sometimes life-changing. It’s the goal not to fear these changes but to trust the process and to trust yourself through it all.
25:32
February 10, 2019
5 MIN EPI- MY BIGGEST PET PEEVE!
Just a weekly journal of my random thoughts and funny jokes! Stay tuned for this weekend! We have another amazing guest!  All love and positivity for you guys! 
09:05
February 8, 2019
This Is For Those Of You Going Through A Breakup. Featuring. Jake Nations
Jake and I Discuss our experiences with breakups. The steps we took to recover from these traumatic experiences but also the things that we have learned throughout these moments. There is that one thing that it will heal all of it. Can you guess what it is?  @Sir_nations ( Give him a shoutout!)  We will be doing another podcast due to this one being pretty short and limited on time. Stay Tuned!
29:17
February 2, 2019
You have options! 😊
Andrew talks about what it means to be positive! You have options in any situation! Change your life for the better! Always looking for positive feedback and ways to improve my podcast! Dm me! @alohapajes(instagram)
08:04
January 25, 2019
Santa Barbara Trip!
Andrew shares his own experiences of Santa Barbara! @alohapajes Thank you for the support!
17:30
January 16, 2019
The Two Important Things That Get You Through Life . Featuring Parsa Rezai
In today’s episode, we are joined today by our Co-Host Parsa Rezaei. Parsa and Andrew talk about the two important factors of life. Do you consider them important? If you want to add on to the discussion please follow the link in the bio of my Instagram @alohapajes!
30:31
December 30, 2018
5 MIN POD. # Goal Setting for 2019
5 MIN PODCAST. Andrew speaks on setting goals and how vital it is for our development as young adults.
06:43
December 27, 2018
Real Life Talk. Self Love and Perseverance YOU NEED IT! Featuring Anne
In Today's Episode. Andrew and his Co-host Anne talk about the importance of self-love and Perseverance. How important both are to survive in the world we live in and the difficulties we come across as young adults. Instagram - @Anne_cxa. @alohapajes
40:55
December 16, 2018
Stop Judging Other People And Take Control Of Your Mind.
5-minute podcast w/ Andrew discussing his perspective of people around him and how we as humans talk about others. The change starts with us!
08:52
December 14, 2018
How to Deal With Change/Anxiety. Featuring Atish Bhakta
Today, My Co-Host Atish Bhakta joins me in the discussion of change and how we can deal with it on the daily. Atish's Bhakta Instagram- @batish501 Andrew's Pajes Instagram- @alohapajes If you have any questions or want me to talk about something specific DM me and let me know! Thank you for your support!
36:00
December 9, 2018
Importance of Mental Health. Do you have the right mindset?
Andrew talks about the importance of mental health and the obstacles we face as college students.
16:33
December 1, 2018
Everyone is in a relationship!
Just another Saturday in the mind of Andrew Pajes. Join him, and maybe you can relate?
10:12
November 25, 2018
Affirmation! One Simple Step To True Happiness.
5 MIN PODCAST! Do you have self confidence? Are you worth what you think you're worth? Are you happy? Andrew shares one simple step to achieve true happiness.
07:49
November 15, 2018
The Truth about Water. Featuring Allison
Allison and I talk about her journey as a collegiate swimmer and WHY we should all love being in water.
35:30
November 10, 2018
Different paths of life
Serag, Shalom and I talk about our lives and everything we have had to experience up until now. Everyone has a different path in life. What's yours?
46:47
November 3, 2018
Break Ups! Have you Experienced One? Featuring Nicole Tiu
Andrew and Nicole speak about relationships and the scary topic of breakups. Do you know how to cope with a breakup?
22:09
October 29, 2018
Positive Thinking
Ever wondered what positive thinking sounds like?
08:50
October 22, 2018
Personalities of the Bay Area. Featuring Marc
In this episode, Marc and I discuss the different types of people we come across in this place we call the Bay Area. Can you relate? 🤔
42:45
October 13, 2018
Inspiring others
Today on this 5 minute podcast, Andrew speaks about ways to inspire those around you. 🔥
06:47
October 9, 2018
That one thing you need to be a great leader🔥
In this 5 minute podcast, Andrew explains what it takes to be a great leader. Do you have it?
08:34
September 26, 2018
Do you have confidence? 🤔
A 5 minute podcast of Andrew's thoughts on confidence. Are you confident enough?
08:32
September 19, 2018
Being Grateful
Hey guys! I decided to start something new, where I spend 5 minutes to speak about any topic or situations in our daily lives. Hope you enjoy! DM me @alohapajes (instagram) for any feedback please(:
06:55
September 12, 2018
Building the right connections
In this Episode of Life Through College, Parsa Rezai, Shalom Yam, Dillon Johnson and I discuss the skills necessary to be successful in the social aspect of college life.
48:32
September 1, 2018
Out of your Comfort Zone
Patricia Zarate and I speak about the pros and cons of college living. Encouraging others to step out of their comfort zone and become one with society! @Pattissi @Alohapajes
18:00
August 27, 2018
Finding Success in College
We have upcoming college artists, Brianda Pacheco and Maia Peay. We laugh and discuss about the struggles of finding success in college and affairs in relationships. @maiapeay @artsyyyb
26:53
August 10, 2018
What is love? Featuring Billy Colston & Dean Johnson
Special guests, Billy and Dean join me in giving advice to specific questions from the audience. Join us in the good vibes and chill advice.
17:32
August 4, 2018
Summer time for young adults
Talks about the advantages of summer and the young adult struggles
24:00
July 21, 2018