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P A U S E: FUSD Challenge Success Podcast

P A U S E: FUSD Challenge Success Podcast

By FUSD Challenge Success
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! Amidst the overemphasis on grades and other mere numerical values that pressurize students to engage in the rat race of success, FUSD Challenge Success, a non-profit youth organization, is dedicated to sparking change in the community to raise awareness about what truly matters in life: happiness. Our mission is to encourage our community members to embrace the broader definition of success and to promote student well being and engagement with learning.
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Episode #9: Aamir Rasheed (FUSD Alumni Series)

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Episode #16: Procrastination
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! In this episode, we're putting a PAUSE, pun intended, once more, on our usual guest speaker content as we experiment with a new format: a discussion between the hosts. Today's discussion revolves around passive procrastination. Learn about the mechanisms of procrastination, why we procrastinate, and how to curb procrastinatory habits as you listen to our discussion!
22:53
November 16, 2020
Episode #15: Expectations
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! In this episode, we're putting a PAUSE, pun intended, yet again, on our usual guest speaker content as we experiment with a new format: a discussion between the hosts. Today's discussion revolves around expectations: mainly, academic, parental, peer and personal expectations of oneself. Evaluate the expectations you have of yourself as well as those of the people around you as you listen to our discussion!
20:08
November 2, 2020
Episode #14: A Reflection on the Alumni Series
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! In this episode, we're putting a PAUSE, pun intended, on our usual guest speaker content as we experiment with a new format: a discussion between the hosts. Contemplate your own definition of success as you listen to us discuss quotes, ruminate, and gain insight into the valuable advice we've recorded over the course of the alumni series!
13:35
October 19, 2020
Episode #13: Karen Trinh (FUSD Alumni Series)
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! In this episode, hear from Karen Trinh, a Mission San Jose High School and UC Santa Barbara alumna, about her definition of success and the advice she has to offer in regard to obtaining success throughout high school, college, and beyond. Listen to her valuable advice and apply what you learn to your own academic and life experiences!
20:33
September 27, 2020
Episode #12: Derek Bai (FUSD Alumni Series)
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! In this episode, hear from Derek Bai, a Mission San Jose High School alumnus currently studying at Dartmouth College, about his definition of success and the advice he has to offer in regard to obtaining success throughout high school, college, and beyond. Listen to his valuable advice and apply what you learn to your own academic and life experiences!
16:47
August 19, 2020
Episode #11: Apoorva Dornadula (FUSD Alumni Series)
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! In this episode, hear from Apoorva Dornadula, a Mission San Jose High School and UC Berkeley alumna, previous CS masters student at Stanford, and Co-founder and CTO at Viralspace, about her definition of success and the advice she has to offer in regard to obtaining success throughout high school, college, and beyond. Listen to her valuable advice and apply what you learn to your own academic and life experiences!
18:35
August 10, 2020
Episode #10: Rahul Makhijani (FUSD Alumni Series)
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! In this episode, hear from Rahul Makhijani, an American High School and Cal Poly alumnus and current employee at Ernest & Young, about his definition of success and the advice he has to offer in regard to obtaining success throughout high school, college, and beyond. Listen to his valuable advice and apply what you learn to your own academic and life experiences!
16:55
August 7, 2020
Episode #9: Aamir Rasheed (FUSD Alumni Series)
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! In this episode, hear from Aamir Rasheed, a Mission San Jose High School and UCSD alumnus and current graduate student at Stanford, about his journey to Computer Science, his definition of success and the advice he has to offer in regard to obtaining success throughout high school, college, and beyond. Listen to his valuable advice and apply what you learn to your own academic and life experiences!
45:16
August 6, 2020
Episode #8: Payal Makhijani (FUSD Alumni Series)
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! In this episode, hear from Payal Makhijani, an American High School and SJSU alumna and current employee at Electronic Arts, the video gaming company, about her definition of success and the advice she has to offer in regard to obtaining success throughout high school, college, and beyond. Listen to her valuable advice and apply what you learn to your own academic and life experiences!
26:13
August 3, 2020
Episode #7: Anita Alem (FUSD Alumni Series)
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! In this episode, hear from Anita Alem, a Mission San Jose High School and Rice University alumna who will be attending Harvard Law School this fall, about her definition of success and the advice she has to offer in regard to obtaining success throughout high school, college, and beyond. Listen to her valuable advice and apply what you learn to your own academic and life experiences!
34:25
August 1, 2020
Episode #6: Shefali Deshpande (FUSD Alumni Series)
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! In this episode, hear from Shefali Deshpande, an American High School and USC alumna and current singer, songwriter, and actress, about her definition of success and the advice she has to offer in regard to obtaining success throughout high school, college, and beyond. Listen to her valuable advice and apply what you learn to your own academic and life experiences!
26:38
July 30, 2020
Episode #5: Nithya Rajeev (FUSD Alumni Series)
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! In this episode, hear from Nithya Rajeev, a Mission San Jose High School and USC alumna, about her definition of success and the advice she has to offer in regard to obtaining success throughout high school, college, and beyond. Listen to her valuable advice and apply what you learn to your own academic and life experiences!
20:01
July 30, 2020
Episode #4: Sabrina Shen (FUSD Alumni Series)
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! In this episode, hear from Sabrina Shen, an Irvington High School and Johns Hopkins University alumna and current graduate student at MIT, about her definition of success and the advice she has to offer in regard to obtaining success throughout high school, college, and beyond. Listen to her valuable advice and apply what you learn to your own academic and life experiences!
32:14
July 28, 2020
Episode #3: Dr. Monika Alem (FUSD Alumni Series)
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! In this episode, hear from Dr. Monika Alem, a Mission San Jose High School, Mills College, and Keck School of Medicine at USC alumna, about her definition of success and the advice she has to offer in regard to obtaining success throughout high school, college, and beyond. Listen to her valuable advice and apply what you learn to your own academic and life experiences!
29:39
July 28, 2020
Episode # 2 : Telvin Zhong (FUSD Alumni Series)
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! In this episode, hear from Telvin Zhong, an Irvington High School and UCLA alumnus and current graduate student, about his definition of success and the advice he has to offer in regard to obtaining success throughout high school, college, and beyond. Listen to his valuable advice and apply what you learn to your own academic and life experiences!
27:41
July 27, 2020
Episode # 1 : FUSD Teachers & Their Definition of Success
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! Hear from FUSD teachers, Mr. Geschke (MSJ), Mr. Melcic(MSJ), and Ms. Christensen(AHS), about their definitions of success and how they believe it has changed over time. Take the time to hear out their life experiences and take note of how you can implement them to lead a happier life! 
29:49
July 24, 2020
P A U S E: FUSD Challenge Success Podcast - Welcome!
PAUSE your busy lives and tune in to FUSD Challenge Success' podcast: PAUSE! Amidst the overemphasis on grades and other mere numerical values that pressurize students to engage in the rat race of success, FUSD Challenge Success, a non-profit youth organization, is dedicated to sparking change in the community to raise awareness about what truly matters in life: happiness. Our mission is to encourage our community members to embrace the broader definition of success and to promote student well being and engagement with learning.
01:57
July 21, 2020