Each week we bring you the best stories from around the Wabash community. From professors and alumni, to coaches, administrators, and current students, the podcast format allows for longer, more in-depth, open discussion about the issues surrounding Wabash College. Verging on inspirational, it’s our job to find, and sometimes uncover, the amazing stories that surface from individuals whose lives have been positively enriched from being at Wabash.

Rich sits down with Owen Doster ’20, a 2017 All-American on the Little Giant Wrestling team, chair of the Mental Health Concerns Committee, and resident assistant of Morris Hall. He discusses how global health focuses on the whole, how the Rock drew him into wrestling, and the highs and lows of great expectations (Episode 220).

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Rich sits down with three recently published professors, Drs. Jeremy Hartnett ’96, Derek Mong and Laura Wysocki, discussing how the length of the process improves the work, the effect of tenure on the work, nude dudes and barmaids (Episode 219).

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Rich sits down with the principal actors from this year’s Wabash Theater production of Frankenstein, Tim Fields ’19 (the Creature) and Will Maloney ’19 (Dr. Frankenstein). They discuss the unique interaction given to the set design, the impact of sharing with the audience, and recognizing the monstrosity of our own humanity (Episode 218).

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Rich sits down with the head coaches of Little Giant winter sports Kyle Brumett and Brian Anderson, discussing recruitment efforts and challenges, student athletes to watch this season, and support staff that make their jobs worthwhile (Episode 217).

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Rich sits down with the planning committee behind the annual Christmas Festival, coordinator Minde Mills, music director Reed Spencer, and master of ceremonies David Blix ’70. The three describe how to keep this fresh year-to-year and the importance of the reception’s afterglow to the season (Episode 216).

Direct download: WOMM216_mixdown.mp3
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