UCalgary Podcasts

Our podcasts feature interviews with professors, researchers and other members of the UCalgary community, delivered in engaging and inspiring formats. Hear research-based expertise, insights and thoughts on issues and subjects that matter the most to our communities.

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UCalgary Mindfulness

UCalgary Mindfulness podcast presents Stepping Out of Reactivity, an eight-part mindfulness series. The practice of mindfulness is for everyone. It is a meditation practice that can reduce stress and anxiety and improve attention and creativity, supporting our daily functioning.

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[now innovating] a research-to-impact podcast

This exciting new series aims to inspire researchers and community partners to take new steps toward transforming discoveries into solutions, products, and services. Co-hosts Dr. Pritma Chattha and Jordan Witzel provide insight into the experiences of changemakers within the innovation ecosystem, offering proof that pursuing new ventures and non-traditional pathways to impact is essential to solving contemporary issues. 

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Other UCalgary podcasts

Prospective: Future-Proof Your Business

Prospective mobilizes big ideas from global experts on the future of business and corporate longevity, aiming to help business leaders future-proof their organizations. We hear the unique perspectives of world-class thinkers, leaders and innovators, providing fresh and practical insights about thriving in today’s and tomorrow’s global economy.

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Choose UCalgary Podcast

This is where you can learn about UCalgary's admissions, programs, campus life and everything in between over the air. You'll hear from deans, professors and students to learn more about the University of Calgary.

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What the tech?

Explore the latest in tech trends as hosts Paolo Sabater and Lyndon Ando bring you weekly interviews with University of Calgary innovators. From autonomous vehicles to thinking with data, they're here to deconstruct complex computer science concepts - bit by bit - and explain What the Tech is going on.

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We can answer that.

The podcast where we sit down with UCalgary professors, researchers and experts to get the answers to five questions submitted by you. Have you ever wondered why face masks are such an emotional issue, or why it's important for a university to promote diversity and inclusion, or what "margin of error" in opinion polling actually means? Well, we can answer that.

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Past podcasts

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COVIDcast

COVID-19 has changed the way the whole world lives their lives. What are we supposed to make of all this? What does it mean? And what do we do? Each episode, we look at a different aspect of how COVID-19 affects our daily lives, from economic recovery to mental health to home schooling. Join us as we connect you with the experts who can help you navigate these unprecedented times.

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The Big Question

Each episode, we interview experts from the University of Calgary to explore our greatest challenges and discoveries and to get answers to the questions that matter — from the microbiome to the impacts of space weather to Indigenous reconciliation.

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Peer Review

Hear UCalgary Alumni in conversation about great moments, big ideas and post-university life. Topics include everything from career paths to politics to starting and running inspiring businesses that are making a difference in the world.