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Greg Talkz

Greg Talkz

By Greg TALKZ
Welcome to my podcast! My name is Gregory Cook Jr, and I am a bioengineering major at Oakland University.

Join me as I embark on my college journey, and chat about everything from anime to deep life topics.
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Sunday Afternoon Cartoons
Today Greg and his guest Eliyah talk about how cartoons have impacted them, and the deep meanings surrounding the messages that they portrayed. Was your favorite childhood cartoon mentioned? Listen to find out! Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/gregtalkz/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/gregtalkz/support
48:10
May 02, 2021
GregTalkz Black History #18 - Garrett Morgan
Today is the eighteenth day of Black History Month. Do you know who Garett Morgan is? Listen to find out!
02:43
February 18, 2021
GregTalkz Black History #17 - Margaret Collins
Today is the seventeenth day of Balck History. Do you know who Margaret Collins is? Listen to find out!
03:06
February 17, 2021
GregTalkz Black History #16 - Gerald Lawson
Today is the sixteenth day of Black History Month. Do you know who Gerald Lawson is? Listen to find out!
03:05
February 16, 2021
GregTalkz Black History #15 - Jewel Cobb
Today is the fifteenth day of Black History Month. Do you know who Jewel Cobb is? Listen to find out!
03:33
February 15, 2021
Sonya Carey Interview
Today is the fourteenth day of Black History Month. Also Happy Valentine's Day! Do you know who Sonya Carey is? Listen to find out!
36:49
February 14, 2021
GregTalkz Black History #13 - Ernest Just
Today is the thirteenth day of Black History Month. Do you know who Ernest Just is? Listen to find out!
05:06
February 13, 2021
GregTalkz Black History #12 - Roger Young
Today is the twelth day of Black History Month. Do you know who Roger Young is? Listen to find out!
04:06
February 12, 2021
GregTalkz Black History #11 - Edward Bouchet
Today is the elevent day of Black History Month. Do you know who Edward Bouchet is? Listen to find out!
02:40
February 11, 2021
GregTalkz Black History #10 - Alice Ball
Today is the tenth day of Black History Month. Do you know who Alice Ball is? Listen to find out!
03:31
February 10, 2021
GregTalkz Black History #9 - Lonnie Johnson
Today is the ninth day of Black History Month! Do you know who Lonnie Johnson is? Listen to find out!
02:33
February 09, 2021
GregTalkz Black History #8 - Lisette Titre-Mintgomery
Today is the eigth day of Black History Month. Do you know who Lisette Titre-Montgomery is? Listen to find out!
03:26
February 08, 2021
GregTalkz Black History #7 - Charles Drew
Today is the seventh day of Black History. Do you know who Charles Drew is? Listen to find out!
05:21
February 07, 2021
GregTalkz Black History #6 - Bessie Virginia Blount
Today is the sixth day of Balck History Month. Do you know what contributions Bessie Blount made to the field of physical therapy? Listen to find out!
03:33
February 06, 2021
GregTalkz Black History #5 - Otis Frank Boykin
Today is the fifth day of Black History Month. Who is Otis Frank Boykin? Listen to find out!
02:49
February 05, 2021
GregTalkz Balck History #4 - Marie Maynard Daly
It's the fourth day of Black History Month. Do you know who Marie Maynard Daly is? Listen to find out!
03:56
February 04, 2021
GregTalkz Black History #3 - Lewis Latimer
Today is the third day of Black History Month. Want to know the person who helped to make Thomas Edison a success? Listen to learn more!
04:01
February 03, 2021
GregTalkz Black History #2 - Shirley Ann Jackson
Today is the second day of black history month! Please enjoy as we delve into the story of Shirley Ann Jackson, an African-American physicist.
03:47
February 02, 2021
GregTalkz Black History #1 - Elijah Mccoy
It's Balck History ya'll! Let's remember those that helped to pave the way. Today I'll be talking about a National Inventors AHll of Fame Inductee, Elijah Mccoy!
02:43
February 01, 2021
Dayja Michelle Mini-Interview
Today on Greg Talkz, I briefly interviewed Dayja Michelle, a college student who recently started up her own business. 
10:11
November 12, 2020
Carole Holliday Interview
Today Greg talked with Carole Holliday, a long-time animator, to discuss her career thus far, talked about art advice, and how to have confidence in the creativity we find within ourselves.
46:39
September 18, 2020
Neil Thompson Interview
Today Greg talked with Neil Thompson, the founder of Teach The Geek, discussed his career thus far, talked about college advice, and public speaking.
27:03
August 04, 2020
Jasmine Sadler Interview
Today Greg talked with Jasmine Sadler, the CEO of STEAM Collaborative, discussed her career thus far, talked about college advice, and how to ultimately stay prepared wherever life takes you. Find out more info about Jasmine Sadler using the links below: The Steam Collaborative - https://www.steamcollab.com/ Jas:Maven - https://www.facebook.com/thejasmaven Personal Website - https://jasminesadler.com/ This episode can be viewed on Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.  Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/4plok8l Apple Podcasts - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast  Google Podcasts - https://podcasts.google.com/?q=gregtalkz If you want to interact with us, please leave a review on Apple Podcasts, follow us on the Anime Amino (@gregtalkz), follow us on Instagram (@gregtalkz), or leave a donation on our Anchor.FM podcast page.
26:38
July 30, 2020
Keeping It Together EP. 4 - Spiritual Stability
On this final episode of the miniseries, we talk about ways to help you to better reach your spiritual center. This minisode can be viewed on Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.  Links:  Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/4plok8l ...   Apple Podcasts - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast ...   Google Podcasts - https://podcasts.google.com/?q=gregtalkz If you want to interact with us, please leave a review on Apple Podcasts, follow us on the Anime Amino (@gregtalkz), follow us on Instagram (@gregtalkz), or leave a donation on our Anchor.FM podcast page.
30:39
July 24, 2020
Keeping It Together EP. 3- Social Stability
Greg and Eren talk about how we keep social stability in our lives, and how you can improve yours.    Side note: Sorry about the glitchy video at parts.   This minisode can be viewed on Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.  Links:   Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/4plok8l  Apple Podcasts - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast Google Podcasts - https://podcasts.google.com/?q=gregtalkz If you want to interact with us, please leave a review on Apple Podcasts, follow us on the Anime Amino (@gregtalkz), follow us on Instagram (@gregtalkz), or leave a donation on our Anchor.FM podcast page.
21:39
July 14, 2020
Keeping It Together EP.2 - Emotional Stability
Greg and Eren talk about ways to improve your emotional stability, and methods to maintain it. This minisode can be viewed on Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc. Links: Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/4plok8lhxBtz82Nbs97jmF Apple Podcasts - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/greg-talkz/id1456426275 Google Podcasts - https://podcasts.google.com/?q=gregtalkz If you want to interact with us, please leave a review on Apple Podcasts, follow us on the Anime Amino (@gregtalkz), or leave a donation on our Anchor.FM podcast page.
19:18
June 26, 2020
SummerTime
Greg and Eren detail their plans for the summer. This episode can be viewed on Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc. Links: Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/4plok8lhxBtz82Nbs97jmF Apple Podcasts - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/greg-talkz/id1456426275 Google Podcasts - https://podcasts.google.com/?q=gregtalkz Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrok85XEgPHms4c4ipq1_BA --> Subscribe, turn on notifications, and comment! If you want to interact with us, please leave a review on Apple Podcasts, follow us on the Anime Amino (@gregtalkz), or leaving a donation on our Anchor.FM podcast page.
29:45
June 18, 2020
Keeping It Together EP. 1 - Financial Stability
Greg and Eren talk about ways to improve your financial stability, and how to implement them. This minisode can be heard on Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and YouTube. Links: Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/4plok8lhxBtz82Nbs97jmF Greg Talkz YouTube- https://youtu.be/NBzjJUFjrI4Apple Podcasts - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/greg-talkz/id1456426275 Google Podcasts - https://podcasts.google.com/?q=gregtalkz If you want to interact with us, please leave a review on Apple Podcasts, follow us on the Anime Amino (@gregtalkz), or leaving a donation on our Anchor.FM podcast page.
24:09
June 10, 2020
Keeping It Together Miniseries Announcement!
Greg and Eren are doing a four-part miniseries! Listen to the announcement to find out more! This trailer can be viewed on Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc. Links: Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/4plok8lhxBtz82Nbs97jmF Apple Podcasts - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/greg-talkz/id1456426275 Google Podcasts - https://podcasts.google.com/?q=gregtalkz If you want to interact with us, please leave a review on Apple Podcasts, follow us on the Anime Amino (@gregtalkz), or leaving a donation on our Anchor.FM podcast page.
03:52
June 04, 2020
Nagi No Asukara Non-Spoiler Review
Greg and Eren review Nagi No Asukara. This episode can be viewed on Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc. Links: Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/4plok8lhxBtz82Nbs97jmF Apple Podcasts - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/greg-talkz/id1456426275 Google Podcasts - https://podcasts.google.com/?q=gregtalkz If you want to interact with us, please leave a review on Apple Podcasts, follow us on the Anime Amino (@gregtalkz), or leaving a donation on our Anchor.FM podcast page.
40:03
May 28, 2020
Angel Beats Spoiler Anime Review
Greg and Erin discuss what makes the cult classic, Angel Beats, so great. This episode can be viewed on Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc. Links: Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/4plok8lhxBtz82Nbs97jmF Apple Podcasts - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/greg-talkz/id1456426275 Google Podcasts - https://podcasts.google.com/?q=gregtalkz If you want to interact with us, please leave a review on Apple Podcasts, follow us on the Anime Amino (@gregtalkz), or leaving a donation on our Anchor.FM podcast page.
01:05:17
May 21, 2020
Life In Coronaville
Greg and Erin detail how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected their lives, and what they've been doing to cope with it. This episode can be viewed on Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc. Links: Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/4plok8lhxBtz82Nbs97jmF Apple Podcasts - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/greg-talkz/id1456426275 Google Podcasts - https://podcasts.google.com/?q=gregtalkz If you want to interact with us, please leave a review on Apple Podcasts, follow us on the Anime Amino (@gregtalkz), or leaving a donation on our Anchor.FM podcast page. We hope you all will continue to stay safe, and keep high spirits through these trying times.
58:04
May 14, 2020
The Final Countdown
This week on GregTalkz: Greg and Erin talk about how they're preparing for finals, while discussing how to handle failure. Have a Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year! To engage and support this cast, you can do the following: -Leave a voice message on my podcast on  https://anchor.fm/gregtalkz -Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts. -Donate to my patreon here: https://www.patreon.com/gregtalkz -Donate directly on https://anchor.fm/gregtalkz
31:59
December 05, 2019
Keepin' It Real
This week on GregTalkz: Greg, Erin, Marissa, & Gibby discuss what it's like being African American students in Oakland University. To engage and support this cast, you can do the following: -Leave a voice message on my podcast on  https://anchor.fm/gregtalkz -Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts. -Donate to my patreon here: https://www.patreon.com/gregtalkz -Donate directly on https://anchor.fm/gregtalkz
58:20
November 22, 2019
Madoka Magica and Demon Slayer Review!
Greg gives a review, and thoughts on Madoka Magica and Demon Slayer. You can legally stream Madoka Magica here: https://vrv.co/series/GRDQK39GY/Puella-Magi-Madoka-Magica or https://www.crunchyroll.com/puella-magi-madoka-magica/episode-1-i-first-met-her-in-a-dream-or-something-591735 You can legally stream Demon Slayer here: https://vrv.co/series/GY5P48XEY/Demon-Slayer-Kimetsu-no-Yaiba or https://www.crunchyroll.com/demon-slayer-kimetsu-no-yaiba/episode-1-cruelty-782932 To engage and support this cast, you can do the following: -Leave a voice message on my podcast on  https://anchor.fm/gregtalkz -Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts. -Donate to my patreon here: https://www.patreon.com/gregtalkz -Donate directly on https://anchor.fm/gregtalkz
31:53
November 08, 2019
Burnout Syndrome and How To Cure It
Greg and Eren discuss how they've dealt with burnout, and talk about ways to avoid it.
43:28
October 25, 2019
So You Think This Is A JOKE?!-Joker (SPOILER) Review
Greg details his thoughts on the new Joker movie! Here comes the clown! My patreon: patreon.com/gregtalkz
39:43
October 13, 2019
Off the Reef
Greg gives a quick update about how school is going at Oakland University. Check out my patreon by going to this link: patreon.com/gregtalkz 
23:55
September 30, 2019
The Real Life Shikamaru Is Born!
*Such a drag* I talk about how my time at Oakland University has been going so far! Also I give a lot of advice lol
29:35
September 05, 2019
TWENTY STRONG! + Infinity Train Review/Predictions
Thank you all for sticking with me on this journey!  I can't wait to reach episode THIRTY and beyond! Infinity Train is an American animated series created by Owen Dennis, formerly a writer and storyboard artist on Regular Show, for Cartoon Network. 
39:44
August 19, 2019
Keep Your Head In The Game
 Being yourself is the best way to play life!
42:35
August 06, 2019
The Big Blend
 Add a little variety, once in a while.
30:36
July 30, 2019
San Diego Comic Con 2019 Announcements! + #HelpKyoAniHeal
Please support the families affected by the Kyoto Animation fire here:  https://www.gofundme.com/help-kyoani-heal 
34:49
July 22, 2019
Stranger Things 3 Review
What did you think of this season of Stranger Things?!
01:01:47
July 15, 2019
I Cut My Hand Off, and It Felt Great!
What does it mean to be free?!
15:11
July 05, 2019
Ways and Tips To Start A Creative Business *FOR FREE*
Why not make some money doing something that you do everyday?
26:19
June 27, 2019
Why do you hurt me, RWBY?!
This is how RWBY wrote it's way out of my heart!
25:09
June 23, 2019
Don't Be A Beast Boy
Someone who knows not where he is going, can not ever hope to get anywhere.
10:21
June 13, 2019
My Journey To Anime
This is the story of how it all started.....
57:52
June 06, 2019
Climbing The Pyramid
Always strive to reach your full potential!
30:17
May 30, 2019
UPDATE 1
Keeping you in the know! -Next week's episode will be on Maslow's Hierarchy and it's relation to art!
07:52
May 24, 2019
Down To Earth
Respect Mother Gaia!
18:11
May 16, 2019
I LOVE YOU 3K!
We all have to make sacrifices to progress!
48:59
May 09, 2019
Breathe and Listen
Destroy Your Ego!
15:40
May 02, 2019
Perspective
Find a new angle!
15:07
April 18, 2019
You Just Gotta Let Go
Spread your wings!
25:19
April 11, 2019
The Key Is Pie
Have yourself a slice of life!
15:41
April 04, 2019
Into The Ether
Seeing with my imagination!
23:49
March 28, 2019
Catching A Vibe
Open your mind and listen!
19:38
March 21, 2019
Brief Intro
Please don't judge this too harshly.  There will be more episodes that touch on the topics that I mention in the video. I just wanted to get this out there, so you know a little bit about who I am. 
02:15
March 15, 2019