TalkinUpward

by Reggie Holifield

Welcome to TalkinUpward, the show where we discuss all things TRIO and explore the critical aspects of TRIO programs including higher education, scholarships, and policy. Ultimately, we discover what educators and students need to know by examining our shared experiences and discussing how we all can stay on the path Upward. 

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • S01 E03 - Life: Before, During, and After College

    S01 E03 - Life: Before, During, and After College

    In this episode, University of Montevallo TRIO Upward Bound Alumni Damian Mitchell and Nick Preston reflect on their inspirations and tools used to not only navigate college as Black males but to graduate and earn a degree.

    42:58
  • S01 E02 - Mind, Set for College with Jeremy Harkness

    S01 E02 - Mind, Set for College with Jeremy Harkness

    Former Program Coordinator for Bevill State Community College Upward Bound – now Director of TRIO SSS for Bevill State Community College – Jeremy Harkness, helps us to develop a Mind, set for College.

    23:25
  • S01 E01 - Inspiration with Sharon Gilbert

    S01 E01 - Inspiration with Sharon Gilbert

    Former University of Montevallo TRIO Upward Bound Director Sharon Gilbert joins us to give some words of inspiration!

    24:56