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The Magis Podcast

The Magis Podcast

By Jamie O'Neil
The Magis Podcast is a series of student - faculty dialogues at Canisius College in Buffalo, New York. We invite discussion topics to be shared with our community and the world. Episodes topics such as Diversity In The Classroom, Student Mental Health, The Value of Liberal Arts Education, Collegiate Sports as well as humorous, motivational and educational topics will be shared.
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Magis Podcast ep6: Constructive Uses of Humor
The Magis podcast features student-faculty dialogues at Canisius College in Buffalo, New York. Does the complex topic of humor intrigue you? In episode 6, student Connor Beals and Dr. Melissa Wanzer  discuss the constructive uses of humor.
36:41
November 30, 2021
Magis Podcast ep5: Spicing up the History of Food
The Magis podcast features student-faculty dialogues at Canisius College in Buffalo, New York. In episode X (I will insert the #), student Carrie Rizzuto and  Associate Professor of History Dr. Julie Gibert discusses the history of food and how the past influenced the present.
32:01
November 16, 2021
Magis Podcast ep4: An Inside Look At Canisius College Athletics
The Magis podcast features student-faculty dialogues at Canisius College in Buffalo, New York. In episode #4, student Hunter Lober-Cummins and Associate Athletic Director for Communications Matt Reitnour discuss the interworkings of NCAA athletics, specifically at Canisius College.  Sports are such a big part of our lives, yet we don’t appreciate all the work it takes behind the scenes to make it all happen. In this episode of the Magis Podcast, our host Griffin Della Penna talks with Associate Athletic Director for Communications Matt Reitnour to get a better idea of what it takes to run Canisius College Athletics.   If you are interested in hearing more about details of the March Madness tournament in Buffalo or how Canisius accepts “buy games” from power five programs, be sure to like and subscribe to our full interview available on “The Magis Podcast” Spotify page. To also stay up to date on when other upcoming Magis Podcast’s will be released, follow the CanisiusCOMdepartment Instagram and Facebook pages.   Produced by students: -Griffin Della Penna (Host) Journalism with a Sports Broadcast concentration & Strategic Communication Class of 2023  -Hunter Lober Cummins (Student Guest) Journalism with a Sports Broadcast concentration & Communication Studies Class of 2023  -Vinnie Christiano III (Editor) Journalism with a Sports Broadcast concentration & Communication Studies Class of 2022  -Jon Skuza (Editor) Journalism with a Sports Broadcast concentration Class of 2022  -Wilson Vershay (Producer) Communication Studies Class of 2022
33:02
November 08, 2021
Magis Podcast ep3: The International Student Experience
The Magis Podcast features student-faculty dialogues at Canisius College in Buffalo, NY. In this episode, Valeria Abejón Fuertes, an international student from Spain, talks with Spanish professor Dr. Stefanski from the Department of Modern Languages about what it’s like to study and live in a brand new country.   Students:  Julia Barth JRN ‘23  Joey Williams IMC ‘22 Hannah Nelson JRN ‘22 Thomas McBride DMA ‘22 Carrie Kremer JRN ‘22
17:42
November 01, 2021
Magis Podcast ep2: Motivating Athletes and Overcoming Adversity
The Magis podcast features student-faculty dialogues at Canisius College in Buffalo, New York. In episode 2, student Erika Joseph and Professor of Kinesiology, Dr. Karl Kozlowski, take an in depth look into overcoming adversity and the struggles that come with injuries, along with dissecting the influential impact of intrinsic versus extrinsic motivation on an athlete. Sharing personal stories about injuries and motivation along with the impact it has had on their lives, these two individuals are able to break down the barriers of what an athlete’s “why” to compete is and how they continue to persevere. Connor Zilisch: Communication Studies and Economics - Sophomore ‘24 Erika Joseph: Psychology and Communications - Senior ‘22 Lilly McDonnell: Communications - Junior ‘23 Vincent Barile: Digital Media Arts - Senior ‘22 Ryan Clark: Digital Media Arts - Senior ‘22
35:39
October 27, 2021
Magis Podcast ep1 Diversity In The Classroom
The Magis podcast features student-faculty dialogues at Canisius College in Buffalo , New York. In episode 1, student Asher Havis-Walton and Associate Professor and Chair of Modern Languages Dr. Richard Reitsma discuss Diversity In The Classroom.
25:47
September 20, 2021
Magis Podcast Overview Trailer Student - Faculty Dialogues at Canisius College Buffalo New York
The Magis Podcast is a series of student - faculty dialogues at Canisius College in Buffalo, New York. We invite discussion topics to be shared with our community and the world. Episodes topics such as Diversity In The Classroom, Student Mental Health, The Value of Liberal Arts Education, Collegiate Sports as well as humorous, motivational and educational topics will be shared.
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September 17, 2021