Pedals and Perspectives: Navigating Life’s Adventures with Ryan Van Duzer

  Pedals and Perspectives: Navigating Life’s Adventures with Ryan Van Duzer Ryan Van Duzer, a Boulder native and seasoned adventurer, as he shares his incredible journey of falling in love with bicycle travel. Growing up in the scenic landscapes of Colorado, Ryan’s early exposure to the Rocky Mountains and the outdoors instilled in him a […]

Navigating Freedom of Speech in a Diverse Society With Greg Lukianoff

Navigating Freedom of Speech in a Diverse Society With Greg Lukianoff In this episode of Culture Stew, we delve into the complexities of free speech in a diverse society with Greg Lukianoff. This episode explores how American society can encourage and preserve a marketplace of ideas while being mindful of the impact, opportunities, and potential […]

From Conflict to Connection: A Journey with Todd Culp

From Conflict to Connection: A Journey with Todd Culp In this Illuminating episode, we delve into the fascinating world of conflict zones with Dr. Todd Culp, a distinguished professor of political science and history. With extensive research spanning regions like the Middle East, Southeast Asia, and even Ireland, Todd’s journey provides a rare glimpse into […]

Die Standing with Elmer Dixon

Explore the incredible journey of Elmer Dixon, co-founder of the Seattle Chapter of the Black Panther Party. From the turbulent 1960s to his role as a global diversity consultant, Elmer’s story offers a unique perspective on the fight for racial justice. In this episode, Elmer Dixon shares his experiences as a Black Panther Party co-founder, […]

Global Leadership, Positivity, and Well-Being in a Changing World with Vinay Kumar

  In this thought-provoking episode, Maria is hosting solo while Roger is on a well earned vacation. She speaks with Vinay Kumar, a Leadership Coach, Certified Professional Facilitator, OD Consultant, Podcaster, Global Nomad, Wildlife Stalker and Records Collector! They engage in a wide-ranging conversation exploring the intersections of global leadership, positivity, and well-being in the […]

Culture Stew Season 5 : Ember – Igniting and Sustaining a Community of Equity Practitioners

  Culture Stew is back! Welcome to Season 5! We’re excited to start off this season by introducing Ember! MSM Global Consulting and True Change Associates present. . . Ember – Igniting and Sustaining a Community of Equity Practitioners! Join us for an exciting in-person event in Washington, DC, USA, October 24th-26th! Ember is more […]

Fighting Racial Friction with Finesse and Fitness – Dr. Patrick Ford

Systemic Racism is everywhere. Systemic Racism impacts every aspect of our society. Whether it is in the educational system, the job market, access to resources, access to financial programs, and how our communities are encouraged or discouraged to succeed and more so what success looks like. Systemic Racism also impacts health. Maria and Roger discuss […]

DEI and Neuroscience: Understanding the 6 Inches Between our Ears – Shannon Murphy

Learning about ourselves, our brains, and how we are structured can lead to a better understanding of ourselves and others. Maria and Roger discuss bias, behavioral patterns, privilege, and more, with Shannon Murphy.   Shannon Murphy, M.A. CEO & Co-Founder BrainSkills@Work Shannon Murphy, CEO of BrainSkills@Work, applies neuroscience to help individuals be more inclusive, culturally […]