Dispatch 7: global trends on all seven continents

Dispatch 7: global trends on all seven continents

By Shawn Smallman
This podcast looks at global issues in a changing world, and the people who study international affairs.
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Anemia in Peru | Ep. 3

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Anemia in Peru | Ep. 3
This week we are discussing the effects of Iron deficiency anemia on vulnerable populations in Peru.  Sam's Thesis: https://pdxscholar.library.pdx.edu/honorstheses/840/ Thanks to Samantha G. Alarcon Basurto for being an amazing guest! Thanks to Kirsten Fox for suggesting the name “Dispatch 7” for the podcast! Recorded and Created by Shawn Smallman Produced and Edited by Paige Smallman
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June 26, 2020
The Joy of Tea with Kim Brown | Ep. 2
“Dispatch 7: Global trends on all seven continents” Season 1 Episode 2: The Joy of Tea Kim’s Recommended Texts: History of tea : Hohenegger, Beatrice. (2006). Liquid jade: The story of tea from East to West . New York: St. Martin’s Press. Personal tales and connections: Lovell, Henrietta. (2019). Infused: Adventures in tea . London: Faber and Faber. Heavy duty encyclopedia/atlas: Pettigrew, Jane. (2018 ). Jane Pettigrew’s World of Tea . Birmingham, AL: 83Press. Kim’s favorite tea places in Portland, OR and the Twin Cities, MN: Steven Smith teamaker [https://www.smithtea.com/] – blends such as Portland Breakfast and Meadow. Annual releases like Bouquet and Bonbon; a link back to a special Darjeeling plantation and an annual fundraiser; collaborations with chocolatiers and whiskey distillers. Take their free tea webinar. Tea Chai The [https://www.teachaite.com/]-largest collection of hand blended chais I have ever seen. Parvati’s Golden Chai, Kashmiri Chai and Tra Que Chai #36 (rich Vietnamese cinnamon). Buy a collection of their chais for someone you love. Qi Fine Teas [https://qifineteas.com/]. The epitome of an aesthetic experience with Chinese tea service, an organic chemist and the highest tea master degree possible, Ivy and James create tea experiences but also tea anxiety with recommendations for the type of water, degree and type of minerals, and five teas to choose from. Follow them on Instagram. And another favorite place to order loose tea from -- in Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN: Tea Source [https://www.teasource.com/pages/tea-collection/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIgMGx6-2v6QIVwj2tBh 328QZCEAAYASAAEgLuW_D_BwE]. A beautiful catalogue and calendar, and special blends of black, white, green, rooibois, and tisanes including Evening in Missoula and Minnesota N’ice. Thanks to Kim Brown for being an amazing guest! Thanks to Kirsten Fox for suggesting the name “Dispatch 7” for the podcast! Recorded and Created by Shawn Smallman Produced and Edited by Paige Smallman
22:53
May 19, 2020
Applying for Graduate Schools | Ep. 1
Rosa David went to Portland State University for undergraduate and graduate school. She is currently working in Bogota, Colombia, and has recently been accepted to multiple graduate programs for her doctorate. 1:45 What strategies would you suggest for applying to grad school? 4:00 What did you learn from the first application that you submitted? 7:15 How did you craft your personal statement, and what kind of help did you get? 8:10 How many schools did you apply to? 10:25 How did you reach out to faculty in the departments you were applying to? 16:00 How did you choose between multiple programs you were accepted to? 21:20 What are the most important things you have learned from this process? Thanks to Rosa David for being my first guest! Thanks to Kirsten Fox for suggesting the name “Dispatch 7” for the podcast! Recorded and Created by Shawn Smallman Produced and Edited by Paige Smallman
24:55
May 8, 2020
Dispatch 7: global trends on all seven continents
Dispatch 7 will cover major global issues and the people who study them. I want to thank my student Kirsten Fox for the title idea. The first episode will cover applying for graduate schools, with someone who just accepted a graduate offer outside of the United States.
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April 6, 2020