This week, Barâa and Buraidah chat (virtually) with the wonderful Uzma Jalaluddin. Teacher, Toronto Star columnist and author, Uzma has popped by The Watering Hole to talk about her first novel, Ayesha At Last, and more!
This week, Barâa and Buraidah sit down and chat creative entrepreneurship, mentorship and more with acclaimed poet and arts educator Jamaal Jackson Rogers, who also brought along some of his own work to share.
Barâa and Buraidah are back for Season 7 of The Watering Hole! On the season premiere, they discuss the question of cultural appropriation, and what it means to take on a culture that is not one’s own.
Happy New Year – and we’ve got a season finale for you to enjoy as you start it! In this final episode of Season 6, Barâa and Buraidah reflect on their experiences and perspectives from throughout 2018.
A few years ago, we discussed the notion of useless degrees when Barâa began studying at Carleton University. Fast forward to now, and Barâa has graduated with her degree in-hand! This week, Barâa has Rosa – one of our lovely… Continue Reading →
And we’re onto Season 6, Episode 3! This week, Barâa and Buraidah chat about what it would be like if they took The Watering Hole on the road – and through time – to embrace the different perspectives, social contexts… Continue Reading →
Season 6, Episode 2 is here, with Barâa and Buraidah discussing the roots – and the essence – of The Watering Hole and the value of communities uniting. Join us #ByTheWater – and don’t forget to let us know what… Continue Reading →
Baraa interviews the leader of the Green party, Elizabeth May, and they discuss what drew her to politics, why young people should care about the environment, and how they can become more politically active.
We are very excited to share with you this week’s episode of The Watering Hole. Dr. Myriam Francois joins us from the UK through the power of the Internet to talk Muslims, media, and academia. She gives us her hot takes on… Continue Reading →
The Watering Hole team welcomes you back to a fifth season of the podcast! In this episode, Barâa and Buriadah question each about about optimism- is it worth it? Is it useful? Does it have the power to change the… Continue Reading →
In which we learn about Barâa’s experience on public transportation, Rosa’s awkward small talk, and Buriadah’s jellyfish encounters. For this sea, The Watering Hole plays a hot minute (a made up game) where they tell one-minute anecdotes about a random subject.… Continue Reading →