Season 1 - Class of 2020
So how were things for our 2020 graduates? What did they learn and what helped?
These episodes were published between October 2000 and April 2021 and are a collection of the experiences, reflections and insights of our graduates. There is much wisdom in here and lots of really good advice.
Published April 2021
1.32 - Struan
Being a people person, loving the lab and the joy of a commute.
1.31 - Sydney
Motherhood, brain reactivation and leaving Edinburgh.
1.30 - Finn
Disrupting elite networks, belonging and radical optimism.
1.29 - Alex
Prioritising mental health, comfort zones and tentatively planning.
1.28 - Maria
Bilingualism, mood boosting and feeling homesick.
Published March 2021
1.27 - Zain
Apprehension, being part of a team and promoting greater understanding.
1.26 - Celia
Uncertainty, the need for control and the joy of green spaces.
1.25 - Hannah
Being stranded in Australia, feeling supported and yearning for dinner parties.
1.24 - Matthieu
Hiding behind a uniform, making a difference and how everyone should be a nurse.
1.23 - Elson
New perspectives, family understanding and taking time to reflect.
Published February 2021
1.18 - Tommie
YouTube fame, avoiding accountancy and Bible accurate angels.
1.19 - Kirsty
Working with young people, understanding difference and moving on.
1.20 - Marcus
Leaving home, extended conversation and embracing the bigger picture.
1.21 - Joanna
Digital limitations, togetherness and connecting with joy.
1.22 - Marc
Comfort zones, inter-religious dialogue and shared spaces.
Published January 2021
1.16 - Róisín
Football, peaks and troughs and human interaction.
1.17 - Multi Story Edinburgh Mix - Class of 2020
In this special episode we decided to reflect and look back. What have we learnt from 2020 that will help us better prepare for whatever 2021 has in store? Welcome to our season one mix, the bits that made us think.
Published December 2020
1.11 - Lucía
Being a lost sheep, adapting to circumstances and becoming a more rounded person.
1.12 - Ayah-Sofia
Re-evaluating plans, a calm introduction to London and mystery heights.
1.13 - Jay
Missing Edinburgh, learning on the job and finishing your degree in a garden shed.
1.14 - Amelea
Support networks, coping with adversity and the best apple pie.
1.15 - Andrew
Living your values, why the private sector get first dibs and the draw of Taiwan.
Published November 2020
1.6 - Mary
The brain, learning about yourself and feeling proud.
1.7 - Khalid
Dundee love, not being in Fiji and a unique vantage point.
1.8 - Marco
Personal development, facing down negativity and thinking big.
1.9 - Emer
Finding your headspace, taking time to think and conversations with friends.
1.10 - Daniel
Following your heart, lockdown employment and having a superhero sister.
Published October 2020
1.1 - Rosie
Being impulsive, not being in a race and meeting at the bench.
1.2 - Angharad
Cultural differences, managing expectations, and special moments.
1.3 - Lucja
Socialising online, lockdown hobbies and nature walks.
1.4 - Sally
Being back home, overthinking and not saying goodbye.
1.5 - Shirley
Inspiration, self awareness, and looking for opportunity.