Music in the Making: The Isabel’s Bright New Season on the Horizon

May 29th – Tricia Baldwin, Director at The Isabel Centre for the Performing Arts joins us in studio. She sheds dazzling light on the many exciting performance opportunities for all to enjoy in the upcoming 2019-20 Season including the sparkling new Bader and Overton Virtuosi Festival, the Bader and Overton Canadian Cello Competion, the YGK Emerging Kingston Musician Competition, and the Isabel Human Rights Arts Festival. Tune in and learn more about these wonderful events and visit The Isabel’s website for more information on performances, dates, and tickets!

Episode aired May 29th at 5 PM EST on CFRC 101.9 FM and was simulcasted online at www.cfrc.ca. Missed it? Download it through CFRC 101.9 FM’s online archive or stream the podcast through iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher and Spotify!

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Celebrating 25 Years! Dr. J. Hugh Horton on BISC’s Anniversary Celebrations

May 22 – Dr. J. Hugh Horton, Vice Provost and Executive Director of the Bader International Study Centre at Herstmonceaux Castle joins us via telephone from Sussex, UK. He discusses the history of ‘The Castle’ as a centre of innovative and experiential learning for Queen’s students and the many exciting things that are in store for Castle alumni, students, staff, and faculty this Canada Day weekend! Want to go back to BISC? Find details here!

Episode aired May 22nd at 5 PM EST on CFRC 101.9 FM and was simulcasted online at www.cfrc.ca. Missed it? Download it through CFRC 101.9 FM’s online archive or stream the podcast through iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher and Spotify!

Working with and for International Students

May 8 2019 – Queen’s University PhD Candidates Claudia Hirtenfelder and Canan Sahin join us to discuss experiences and issues faced by international graduate students and the efforts the SGPS International Student Working Group (ISWG) are making to raise awareness among Queen’s community members.

Episode aired May 8th at 5 PM EST on CFRC 101.9 FM and was simulcasted online at www.cfrc.ca. Missed it? Download it through CFRC 101.9 FM’s online archive or stream the podcast through iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher and Spotify!

Ontario’s Student Choice Initiative: The Queen’s Journal on its Impact

May 15th 2019 – Meredith Wilson-Smith (Editor-in-Chief) and Iain Sherriff-Scott (Managing Editor) of The Queen’s Journal join us in studio. They discuss the value of this 147-year-old Queen’s University campus institution and the potential impact of the Ontario Provincial Government’s Student Choice Initiative on the news, outreach, and educational opportunities the newspaper provides students, alumni and community members.

Episode airs May 15th at 5 PM EST on CFRC 101.9 FM and is simulcasted online at www.cfrc.ca. Missed it? Download it through CFRC 101.9 FM’s online archive or stream the podcast through iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher and Spotify!

A Decade of Service: Daniel Woolf Reflects upon His 10 Years as Principal

April 24th – Queen’s University Principal and Vice-Chancellor Daniel Woolf joins us to reflect upon his accomplishments during his administrative tenure in service to the University. He also shares a bit about what’s coming up on his next adventures and offers some advice for young scholars!

Don’t forget, Daniel Woolf has also been a CFRC volunteer for eight years hosting his long running, perennial popular jazz program, Dark Glasses! You can tune in each Monday at 2 PM EST to CFRC 101.9 FM (or stream/download archives at cfrc.ca).

Episode airs April 24th at 5 PM EST on CFRC 101.9 FM and was simulcasted online at www.cfrc.ca. Missed it? Download it through CFRC 101.9 FM’s online archive or stream the podcast through iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher and Spotify!

Making the Grade: How to Thrive during Exam Season. A Conversation with Dr. Ian Garner

Dr. Ian Garner, Academic Skills Outreach Coordinator with Student Academic Success Services (SASS) at Queen’s University joins us for this episode. We chat about the services SASS offers all Queen’s students throughout the year and focus on tips and resources to study and thrive during exam season at the university. For more information on the wealth of resources, including one on one peer support, visit the SASS website!

Episode aired April 10th at 5 PM EST on CFRC 101.9 FM and was simulcasted online at www.cfrc.ca. Missed it? Download it through CFRC 101.9 FM’s online archive or stream the podcast through iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher and Spotify!

The Agnes Benedickson Tricolour Award: Celebrating Service and Contributions to Queen’s University

April 3- This episode of Campus Beat features our chat with the five outstanding winners of the 2019 Agnes Benedickson Tricolour Award. This year’s winners are Erika Campell, Zac Baum, Benji Christie, Umpai Thammachack and Olivia Rondeau. Learn more about their acheivements, inspiration, and what’s coming up next for these wonderful folks! Cha Gheill!

Special Thanks to Queen’s University Rector Alex da Silva and Matteke Hutzler, Office of Advancement for their assistance in setting up our time with the newest members of the Tricolour Society!

Tune into CFRC 101.9 FM (www.cfrc.ca) on April 6th for our live broadcast of the Tricolour Award ceremony!

Episode airs April 4th at 5 PM EST on CFRC 101.9 FM and is simulcasted online at www.cfrc.ca. Missed it? Download it through CFRC 101.9 FM’s online archive or stream the podcast through iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher and Spotify!

 

Queen’s PhD-Community Initiative: Shared Experience and Benefits

March 6th 2019 – Associate Dean Marta Straznicky (School of Graduate Studies) and PhD Candidate Heena Mistry (History) join us in studio to talk about the Queen’s PhD-Community Initiative, Heena’s experience as a participant, and to chat about the upcoming Capstone Presentation event taking place at the Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts on March 12th 2019. Free admission! Register here!

Art the Science Project and Residency: A Conversation with Julia Krolik

February 20th – Julia Krolik, co-founder and CEO of Art the Science joins us in studio. She talks to us about this innovative project, the pilot residency program, and the upcoming Between the Sand: Art the Science Residency Showcase digital exhibition presented by residents Dr. Kevin Mumford (Queen’s Department of Chemical Engineering) and artist/creative coder, Owen Fernley on Feb. 27th at Modern Fuel in Kingston.

Music:
Great Lake Swimmers, “Your Rocky Spine”

Episode airs February 20th at 5 PM EST on CFRC 101.9 FM and is simulcasted online at www.cfrc.ca. Missed it? Download it through CFRC 101.9 FM’s online archive or stream the podcast through iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher and Spotify!

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