Tag: nature

Prof. Joseph Siracusa | The History & Utility of Diplomacy

Prof. Joseph Siracusa | The History & Utility of Diplomacy ABOUT OUR GUESTProfessor Joseph Siracusa is the Professor of Human Security and International Diplomacy at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University, Melbourne. He’s also the President Emeritus of Australia’s Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences. Born and raised in Chicago and a long time […]

Richard Heinberg | Consumerism, Sustainability & the Coming Corrections

Richard Heinberg | Consumerism, Sustainability & the Coming Corrections ABOUT OUR GUESTRichard Heinberg is Senior Fellow of Post Carbon Institute and author of several books on energy and the environment, including Afterburn: Society Beyond Fossil Fuels, and, with David Fridley, Our Renewable Future. His upcoming book is Power: Humanity’s Quest for Ability, Control, Influence, and […]

Michael Tremblay | The Life & Teachings of Epictetus

Michael Tremblay | The Life & Teachings of Epictetus ABOUT OUR GUESTMichael Tremblay is a PhD. student in philosophy at Queen’s University, Kingston. Before going to Queen’s University he completed a B.A. and M.A. in philosophy at Carleton University in Ottawa. During his time at Carleton he wrote a Master’s thesis on the Stoic Epictetus. […]

Will Johncock & Kai Whiting | Sociology, The Stoic God & Climate Change

Will Johncock & Kai Whiting | Sociology, The Stoic God & Climate Change ABOUT OUR GUESTSWill Johncock is the author of Stoic Philosophy and Social Theory (Palgrave MacMillan 2020). This book is a comparative study of ancient Stoic philosophy and modern social theory, the primary topic concerning how as individuals we are also socially/communally constituted and […]

Bob Cymber & Dr. Dobbie Herrion | Building Resilience in the Younger Generation with Stoicism

Bob Cymber & Dr. Dobbie Herrion | Building Resilience in the Younger Generation with Stoicism ABOUT OUR GUESTSBob Cymber is a middle school English teacher and co-founder of Behavior Mods in St. Louis, Missouri. He has been practicing Stoicism regularly for about five years. He received his bachelor of arts in philosophy from Webster University […]

Julien Marchand & Yann Audran | Stoic Parenting

Julien Marchand & Yann Audran | Stoic Parenting ABOUT OUR GUESTSJulien Marchand is a part-time academic in entrepreneurship, part-time startup coach for dads, and a full-time dad. He is also a long-distance snorkeler and addicted to cool hats! He is constantly learning how to balance family and building a business. He has a 10 y.o. […]

Rob Simonsen | Creativity & the Philosophy of Music

Rob Simonsen | Creativity & the Philosophy of Music ABOUT OUR GUESTComposer, producer, multi-instrumentalist, artist and co-founder of Los Angeles’ artist collective The Echo Society, Rob Simonsen has contributed to almost a hundred film and television soundtracks in the two decades since he was first asked to provide piano solos to a movie made by […]

Scott Young | The Art of Ultralearning

Scott Young | The Art of Ultralearning ABOUT OUR GUESTScott Young is a writer who undertakes interesting self-education projects, such as attempting to learn MIT’s four-year computer science curriculum in twelve months and learning four languages in one year. He lives in Vancouver Canada.GUEST LINKSWEBSITE: www.scotthyoung.com BOOK: https://www.amazon.com/Ultralearning-Master-Outsmart-Competition-Accelerate-ebook/dp/B07K6MF8MD  FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/AuthorScottYoung/ INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/scotthyoung/ LINKEDIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/scott-h-young-867ab21/ TWITTER: @scotthyoung BLOG: www.scotthyoung.com/blog/

Jeff Bosley | Using Stoicism in Hollywood

Jeff Bosley | Using Stoicism in Hollywood ABOUT OUR GUESTJeff Bosley is a film and television actor with an extensive background and training originating on the stage where he was nominated, and won, many awards and accolades including the ‘Theatre Recognition Award’, the ‘Theatre Service Award’ and 2 nominations for ‘Best Actor’. During his years in […]

Jerzy Gregorek | Health, Fitness & Virtue

JERZY GREGOREK | HEALTH, FITNESS & VIRTUE ABOUT OUR GUESTJerzy Gregorek immigrated from Poland to the United States with his wife, Aniela, in 1986 as political refugees. He then won four World Weightlifting Championships and established one world record. In 2000, Jerzy and Aniela founded UCLA’s weightlifting team. As co-creator of The Happy Body Program, Jerzy has […]