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Discover the University of Portsmouth through our podcasts. Here you'll find interviews with researchers, lecturers, as well as graduates and current students highlighting some of the best parts of being at our university.

Discover the University of Portsmouth through our podcasts. Here you'll find interviews with researchers, lecturers, as well as graduates and current students highlighting some of the best parts of being at our university.
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United Kingdom

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Discover the University of Portsmouth through our podcasts. Here you'll find interviews with researchers, lecturers, as well as graduates and current students highlighting some of the best parts of being at our university.

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English

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02392842721


Episodes

Episode 5: “I wear a few different capes” with Dr Zoe Saynor

10/11/2019
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Dr Zoe Saynor talks about her experiences as a Harlequins Ladies player in the Tyrrells Premier 15s, and about her career as an international renowned academic.

Duration:00:28:21

Episode 4: Let’s move! with Professor Nanette Mutrie MBE

10/11/2019
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Professor Nanette Mutrie MBE, Director of the Physical Activity for Health Research Centre at the University of Edinburgh, talks about the research studies and practical initiatives she’s been involved in to get people up and moving.

Duration:00:35:49

Episode 3: Coping with Stress with Dr David Fletcher

10/11/2019
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Dr Daniel J. Brown and Dr David Fletcher explore what stress is and the possible explanations for different experiences.

Duration:00:30:10

Episode 2: What is this thing called “Sedentary Behaviour”? with Professor Stuart Biddle

10/11/2019
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Professor Stuart Biddle and Dr Daniel J. Brown discuss how to untangle the difference between physical inactivity and sedentary behaviour, and explore the barriers to encouraging people to move more.

Duration:00:30:26

Episode 1: Understanding the Organisation around the Athlete with Dr Chris Wagstaff

10/11/2019
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University of Portsmouth's Dr Daniel J. Brown interviews Dr Chris Wagstaff about the emergence of organisational psychology in sport, and where he thinks the field is going next.

Duration:00:38:02

Stars Appearing (Binaural)

9/16/2019
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Stars Appearing (Binaural) by University of Portsmouth

Duration:00:01:05

Galaxies Merger (binaural)

9/16/2019
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Galaxies Merger (binaural) by University of Portsmouth

Duration:00:00:25

Inspire me to take my studies to the next level

9/4/2019
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The thought of studying for a PhD can seem like a daunting prospect to most of us and we may assume that someone studying for one is particularly clever or academically minded. You might have questions about how they fit into university life? Are they considered a student or professional? Why would you study for a PhD and what happens next if you do study for one? Sorina and Danielle are both graduates of the University of Portsmouth and are now studying for a social science PhD at...

Duration:00:37:58

Inspire me to… make - innovate - collaborate - Ming Wu

8/7/2019
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Portsmouth MRes Technology graduate Ming Wu, along with his two colleagues has created a space in Portsmouth for creative people to make, innovate and collaborate. The Makers Guild is a community interest company designed to unlock creative potential. They achieve this by providing opportunities and accessibility to creative networks, facilities and equipment. What makes Ming’s story so inspiring is that he is turning his passion of product design into a community business to inspire and...

Duration:00:28:15

Inspire me to find my passion - Heather Barrie

7/1/2019
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Discovering, trialling and ultimately following your passion is a subject Heather Barrie, an Entrepreneur in Residence at the University of Portsmouth, knows a lot about. Heather has a fascinating background that took her from the corporate world to making the leap of purchasing a coffee truck and becoming the founder of Harrie’s Coffee, an independent, ethical, Sussex-based coffee and coffee machine supplier. Heather has since won the Chichester Observer Business Award for her outstanding...

Duration:00:34:26

Inspire me to push my limits - Tom Dilrew

6/5/2019
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It takes a certain kind of person to push themselves to the absolute limit, but for some people this is what motivates them and is part of their everyday life. Tom Dilrew is a Portsmouth graduate who has pushed himself both mentally and physically to train and complete marathons in a number of countries including Rome, Sydney, Rio, Toronto, Singapore and Cape Town. Tom is experienced in pushing his body to the limit and talks about what motivates him, how he has embraces each challenge and...

Duration:00:36:28

Inspire me to follow my creative passion - Shifra Kirby

5/1/2019
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Inspire me to follow my creative passion - Shifra Kirby by University of Portsmouth

Duration:00:24:25

Inspire me to take a product to market - Lynda Harding

4/2/2019
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Kicking off our brand new podcast series is an interview with Portsmouth alumna Lynda Harding, Founder and CEO of the widely successful Sweetdreamers and one of the School of Business and Law’s entrepreneurs in residence. Lynda has lots of experience in the business world and has herself come up against obstacles when launching her products including Ewan the Dream Sheep who we’re sure is a particular favourite for parents with children who struggle to sleep! From a young age Lynda has been...

Duration:00:33:38