Wise Grad

Wise Grad

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Wise Grad is the go-to podcast for everyone interested in the academic world. The mission is to help students, new and old, to maximise their full potential and find the best resources. From school to the working world, Wise Grad will help you THRIVE.


12: Tips for Landing an International Opportunity
May 18 • 30 min
Everyone wants a BIG opportunity in their career and some of us are eager to grab one overseas. But what’s the first step? Listen as Oluwchi and Monique share their story and some golden tips on landing that international opportunity. Saint Sanj even…
11: So You Want To Study Abroad? My Story and Tips For the Big Step
May 4 • 17 min
It’s a big step to pack up all your things and head to another country for your studies. It will make some of us worry about the challenges that we might face and nervous about trying to fit in. With research showing many benefits of heading abroad for…
10: How to be Productive While Working From Home
Apr 13 • 28 min
Working from home can be quite a challenge, especially if it’s your first time. Right now the world is experiencing the pandemic that is the COVID19/Coronavirus and many people have been forced to work from home. However, with these changes, we might be…
09: How to become a Successful Entrepreneur: Tips from David Israel (Good Planet Foods)
Mar 29 • 19 min
Many students would love to be successful entrepreneurs. However, many are hindered by several obstacles. In this episode David Israel, a serial entrepreneur shares his story of success and how a negative experience of incarceration barely scoffed his…
08: Coping Abroad (Is Grad School Worth It? Pt. 2)
Mar 10 • 34 min
On this episode we will jump right back into our chat with Lanvell and listen as he copes with doing a Masters in Public Health in Wales. From Jamaica to Wales on a Chevening scholarship! I hope it will inspire you! Make sure to check out the fist part of…
07: Is Grad school worth it? (Pt. 1)
Feb 25 • 27 min
Is GRAD school worth it? Episode 07 In this episode Saint Sanj interviews Lanvell, a Graduate student in Wales…5000 miles from his hometown in Jamaica! He speaks on his Chevening scholarship and what how engaging a masters program has changed his outlook…
06: Tips for A Successful Thesis Season
Feb 5 • 24 min
Episode 6 is finally here! Episode 6 is the second part of the 2-part series on thesis/dissertation. This episode is packed with tips to help you THRIVE during your thesis season. It’s never fun to navigate this period on your own. Now you have the…
05: Getting Started With Your Thesis or Dissertation
Jan 14 • 26 min
Thesis, Dissertation, Capstone Project, whatever you want to call it, many students are intimidated by the idea of conducting research or designing a big project. In Episode number 5, I will try to calm your nerves and help you get started with what could…
04: Christmas Special: How To Organise Your Space & Improve Your Mental Health
Dec 22, 2019 • 25 min
Treat yourself to self-improvement and organisational tips for the new year /new decade from Maryam, curator of @homganize on Instagram and Saint Sanj from @WiseGrad. This episode also has a little holiday vibe! Tis’ the season! Studies show that an…
03: Tips for Living in a Campus Dorm
Dec 19, 2019 • 17 min
There are many thing to consider when moving to UNI. This may include your living situation. In this episode I will begin the whole living series and give you tips for your new college life. Already living on a dorm? Tune in now and don’t make the mistake…
02: 6 Signs You Should Change Your Major
Nov 29, 2019 • 29 min
WOW! This topic might be a sensitive one for many, but we must speak about it. Some of us are really pursuing the wrong dreams and are currently stuck at a crossroads. Here are some things you should look out for that could signal a need for a MAJOR…
01: Intro + How to Get Scholarships
Nov 11, 2019 • 23 min
Frustrated by scholarship applications? This episode covers all the basics to help you get that scholarship. I also give a short introduction of the podcast and say my name at least 5 times! Tune in and send questions/stories to wisegradpodcast@gmail.com
Welcome to Wise Grad
Oct 29, 2019 • 0 min
Here is a quick teaser of the newest podcast for Students!