Sages & Seekers

Jin-Ya Huang: Conversations about Community and Resilience

On this episode of the Hunt Institute’s Sages & Seekers Podcast, Jin-Ya Huang discusses the importance of storytelling; her experience founding Break Bread, Break Borders; and what it means to be a social entrepreneur. The Hunt Institute Social Enterprise Program is proud to have Jin-Ya Huang of Break Bread Break Borders (BBBB) as one of [...]

2021-09-20T14:14:49+00:00 September 20th, 2021|

Anna Clark: Conversations about Community and Resilience

On this episode of the Hunt Institute’s Sages & Seekers Podcast, Anna Clark, president of Heirloom Digital and co-founder of the Inclusive Economy Consortium (IEC), discusses sustainability, storytelling, and starting both the IEC and Heirloom Digital. Anna began her career as a management consultant with PwC Consulting and IBM. In 2005, she founded EarthPeople Media, [...]

2021-09-16T18:39:49+00:00 September 16th, 2021|

Dr. Froswa’ Booker-Drew: Conversations about Community and Resilience

On this episode of The Hunt Institute’s Sages & Seekers Podcast, Dr. Frowsa’ Booker-Drew discusses the importance of transformational relationships and the vulnerability we’ve all experienced during the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Froswa’ Booker-Drew is the Founder and CEO of Soulstice Consultancy, specializing as a Partnership Broker and Leadership Expert for companies and organizations to thrive [...]

2021-08-27T20:28:34+00:00 August 27th, 2021|

Dr. Aurelie Thiele: Conversations about Community and Resilience

On this episode of the Hunt Institute’s Sages & Seekers Podcast, Dr. Aurelie Thiele, Associate Professor in the Operations Research and Engineering Management (OREM) Department in the Lyle School of Engineering at SMU, discusses growing up in France, the value of forming connections in the classroom, and the power of defining yourself as a resilient [...]

2021-08-12T18:42:16+00:00 August 12th, 2021|

Ana Rodriguez: Conversations about Community and Resilience

On this episode of the Hunt Institute’s Sages & Seekers Podcast, Ana Rodriguez, Managing Director of the Latino Leadership Initiative in the Cox School of Business, discusses representation and diversity at SMU, the importance of mentorship, food security, self-care and grit. Rodriguez '03 serves as the head of the Latino Leadership Initiative (LLI), the nation’s [...]

2021-08-12T18:22:52+00:00 August 12th, 2021|

Kamilah Collins: Conversations about Community and Resilience

On this episode of The Hunt Institute's Sages & Seekers Podcast, Kamilah Collins shares the tools for discovering our social identities and explains how we can use that knowledge to better understand and collaborate with others. Kamilah Collins is President of Collins Collaborations, and she has over twenty years of workshop facilitation, program management, and [...]

2021-08-12T18:43:35+00:00 August 2nd, 2021|

Chris Kelley: Conversations about Community and Resilience

On this episode of The Hunt Institute’s Sages & Seekers Podcast, Chris Kelley discusses the Rwandan Genocide, its causes, how Rwanda has moved forward, and what we can all learn from this story. In the spring of 2019, Kelley published “Rwanda: 25 Years Later: A Primer on the 1994 Rwandan Genocide and What’s Happened Since [...]

2021-08-12T18:43:51+00:00 August 2nd, 2021|

Janeil Engelstad: Conversations about Community and Resilience

On this episode of The Hunt Institute’s Sages & Seekers Podcast, Janeil Engelstad discusses the power of collaboration, self-reflection, and gratitude. Engelstad is the Founding Director of Make Art with Purpose (MAP), an organization that produces collaborative artist-led projects that address social and environmental concerns. MAP projects include communities as partners in the production of [...]

2021-08-12T18:44:02+00:00 August 2nd, 2021|

Janette Monear: Conversations about Community and Resilience

In this episode of The Hunt Institute’s Sages & Seekers Podcast, Janette Monear explains the vital relationship between the environment and community and how we can work to save it. Janette Monear is President and CEO of the Texas Trees Foundation, a private nonprofit focused on urban forestry, green infrastructure and sustainable design. She is [...]

2021-08-12T18:44:17+00:00 July 21st, 2021|