Tiger For Life Podcast

Tiger For Life Podcast

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Joey Licklider (‘02) | From JPAC to Disney & All Things Tunes
Sep 28 • 45 min
On this episode of the Tiger For Life Podcast, we hear from alumnus Joey Licklider from the class of 2002. Joey served as a student worker, assistant technical director, technical director and production manager in Ouachita’s Jones Performing Arts Center…
Back to School with Elementary Principal Anna Lloyd (‘00)
Sep 21 • 50 min
On this episode of the Tiger for Life Podcast we hear from Ouachita alumna Anna Lloyd (‘00). After teaching elementary music for years at various schools in Arkansas, Anna received her master’s degree in Education Administration and Supervision in 2010…
Back to School with Teachers Stephen Curry (‘15) and Abby Root Curry (‘17)
Sep 14 • 63 min
On this episode of the Tiger for Life Podcast we hear from teachers Stephen Curry (‘15) and his wife Abby Root Curry (‘17). Abby and Stephen both enjoy teaching at the same school — just like Abby’s parents, Ouachita professors Drs. Jeff and Deborah Root.…
Back to School with Blogger Kelly Stamps (‘95)
Sep 7 • 45 min
This episode of the Tiger For Life Podcast features alumna Kelly Martin Stamps from the class of 1995. Kelly is a well-known and loved blogger from Northwest Arkansas who is married to her husband Scott and has three children Harper, Hollis and Will…
Barrett Baber (‘02) | Singing and Songwriting Online During COVID-19
Aug 3 • 64 min
On this episode of the Tiger For Life podcast, alumnus Barrett Baber from the class of 2002 shares about performing and songwriting during the pandemic, his experience on The Voice and Ouachita memories including being a Tiger Tunes host and surviving the…
Kendra Pruitt (‘10) | Helping Others Through Law, Public Service & Advocacy
Jul 27 • 34 min
This episode features lawyer and alumna Kendra Pruitt (‘10), Senior Advisor to Little Rock Mayor Frank Scott, Jr. Kendra shares about her time in the mayor’s office and projects and policies she’s helped move forward in just 18 months, her volunteer work…
COL Andrew Landers (‘92) & Michelle Franks Landers (‘93) | Living Lives in Service to God & Country
Jul 20 • 46 min
On this episode of the Tiger For Life podcast, we hear from COL Andrew Landers (‘92) and his wife Michelle Franks Landers (‘93). COL Landers currently serves as Supervising Assistant Deputy for Health Affairs for the Assistant Secretary of the Army…
Sarah Harmeyer (‘99) | People Gathering During COVID and Beyond
Jul 13 • 51 min
On this episode of the Tiger For Life podcast, alumna Sarah Harmeyer (‘99), Founder and Chief People Gatherer at Neighbor’s Table, shares about starting her small business on a love mission, stories of people gathering and how that has looked different…
James “Bearcat” Reynolds (‘71) | From Tiger Touchdowns to Death Row Chaplaincy
Jul 6 • 59 min
On this episode of the Tiger For Life podcast, James “Bearcat” Reynolds (‘71) shares memories from his time on campus as the first Black member of the Ouachita football team and reflections from his more than two decades of chaplaincy — including years of…
Shelley Breen (‘91) & Denise Jones (‘91) | Keeping the Candle Burning Through the Pandemic
Jun 29 • 55 min
On this week’s Tiger For Life podcast, Ouachita alums and members of Point of Grace Shelley Phillips Breen (‘91) and Denise Masters Jones (‘91) share about what they’ve been up to during quarantine, what’s new with Point of Grace as well as their favorite…
Blake Ligon (‘08) | Pastoring During a Pandemic
Jun 22 • 50 min
Dr. Blake Ligon (‘08) shares about pastoring his congregation at Central Baptist Church Jonesboro’s Paragould Campus in the midst of the pandemic, his call to ministry and his favorite Ouachita memories like meeting his wife Joy, being in the Beta Beta…
Vanilla Hannah (‘72) | Education During the Pandemic & Reflections on a Peaceful Protest
Jun 15 • 46 min
Alumna Vanilla (Nelson) Hannah (‘72), counselor at Arkadelphia High School and Goza Middle School, shares about education during the coronavirus pandemic, reflections on the peaceful protest in Arkadelphia following the death of George Floyd and some of…
Rhonda Sanders (‘83) | Feeding Arkansans through the Arkansas Foodbank
Jun 8 • 30 min
With unemployment numbers on the rise due to COVID-19, the work of the Arkansas Foodbank is so important. Ouachita alumna and Arkansas Foodbank CEO Rhonda Sanders (‘83) shares how foodbanking works, how the work of the Arkansas Foodbank has changed during…
Melinda Mayo (‘87)| Broadcasting from Home During the Pandemic
Jun 1 • 55 min
Award-winning journalist and co-host of KATV’s Daybreak and Good Morning Arkansas, Melinda Mayo (‘87), shares about broadcasting from home during the pandemic with her sidekick weather dog Ozzie, her favorite Ouachita memories and highlights from her…
Brad-Hunter Heird (‘15) and Lauren Dunklin Heird (‘15)| Nurses Navigating COVID-19
May 25 • 44 min
Alums Brad-Hunter Heird (‘15) and his wife Lauren Dunklin Heird (‘15) share what it’s like serving as nurses during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Heirds also share about finding Ouachita, finding each other and the things they love and miss about Ouachita.
Dr. Ben and Lisa Sells | Reflections and Remarks for the Class of 2020
May 18 • 29 min
Ouachita President Dr. Ben Sells shares a brief update and is joined by his wife, Lisa, sharing memories and reflections with the Class of 2020.
Candace Sharp Payne (‘01)| From #ChewbaccaMom to #QuarantineMom
May 11 • 62 min
Candace Sharp Payne is a Ouachita alumna, author, speaker and is most widely known as “Chewbacca Mom” after her video laughing it up in her car with a Chewbacca mask on went viral. Candace shares about quarantine life with her family, her viral fame and…
Introducing Ouachita’s Tiger For Life Podcast
Apr 27 • 14 min
Introducing Ouachita’s Tiger For Life Podcast. This mini-episode features an interview with alumna Monica (Leagans) Hardin, Ouachita’s Associate Vice President for Graduate and Professional Studies.