Podcasts

Looking for something new to listen to? alumni UBC brings you hours of podcasts, and the best is yet to come!

alumni UBC Podcast Archives - A selection of past episodes, featuring prominent speakers including Dr. Gabor Maté, to Margaret Trudeau; as well as insightful discussions about current issues, such as healthy aging, the changing views of masculinity, and the future of the Southern resident killer whales.

My Financial Life - Over two seasons, this mini-series covered a variety of topics related to personal finance.

Your Next Career Step - This mini-series launched in 2020 and featured alumni from around the world who were rethinking what it meant to be a leader.

Joy in the Summer - This 2021 mini-series told stories of wine, adventure, and music from the perspectives of UBC alumni, faculty members and students.

Wonders of Wine, the culinary segment, tells the story of wine, places Canadian and BC wines in a world context, visits a vineyard in the Okanagan, explains the connection between visual art and wine, and introduces the newfound world of virtual...
Seeking and Moving: Geocaching and a Virtual Race is our second episode, the adventure segment. Divided in two parts, the first half explores the world of geocaching, as explained and experienced by Jenn Sava, Senior Manager, Business Development,...
Traveling with Music, the discovery episode, wraps up the series on a high note — a dream surprise for five UBC students who sing with the UBC A Cappella. Superstar voice and performance coach, Tamara Beatty, who coaches for "The Voice," "My Kind of...
Canada has a reputation for being a welcoming destination for new immigrants and refugees. However, this reputation is not always reflected in the reality these newcomers face in British Columbia.
A work-optional life and early retirement seems like an unattainable yet sought after goal for most people. Can a successful investment strategy give you the freedom to live the lifestyle of your choosing, even in today’s uncertain economy and...
What is an investment portfolio? What assets make up an investment portfolio and how diversified should it be to be successful? What important factors should you consider when creating your own investment portfolio?
New to the investing game? Trying to make sense of the different investing strategies and asset allocation for a diversified portfolio? Need help with creating a financial plan for your future? Working with a financial advisor has many benefits on...
Car-sharing has become a flexible and affordable transportation solution that is appealing to more and more people every day and shifting previous trends of personal car ownership. Sponsored by Evo Car Share.
In this episode, host Nicole Yeasting, BA’11, Manager of alumni UBC’s Career Program is joined by Kari Marken, PhD’19, a lecturer at the UBC Sauder School of Business.
In this episode, host Nicole Yeasting, BA’11, Manager of alumni UBC’s Career Program is joined by Carina Koo, BCom Candidate‘23, and Chirag Jadhwani, BCom Candidate'22, hosts of the podcast, “The Empathy Show”.