Sharing things

3.1 Richenda and Amalie - listen now

Season three of Sharing things is here! In our opening episode, we give a special send off to former host and 2020 politics graduate Amalie Sortland and meet new host and medical student Richenda Rae.

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Transcript for 3.1 Richenda and Amalie

About our guests

Richenda and Amalie
Season three host Richenda chats to former Sharing things host and politics graduate Amalie.

Richenda Rae

Chosen object: shinty stick

Recording location: Edinburgh

Richenda is a final-year medical student and your Sharing things host for season three. She's interested in health economics and global health priority setting and is a student researcher with the Global Health Governance Programme.

She took a step out of her comfort zone and joined Edinburgh University Shinty Club as a complete beginner in her third year at university and is now its President.

Edinburgh University Shinty Club

Global Health Governance Programme

Amalie Sortland

Richenda's shinty stick and Amalie's knitted jumper
Treasured items: Richenda's shinty stick and Amalie's hand-knitted jumper.

Chosen object: hand-knitted jumper

Recording location: Norway

Amalie hosted and produced the first two seasons of Sharing things. Whether through her contributions to university radio or as a facilitator for student council, she's always been curious about people and their lives.

Having graduated with a degree in politics this summer, we invited her back to kick off season three and finally reveal what her own special object is.

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Host: Richenda Rae

Theme music: Nathan Webb

Producer: Kate Stewart