Travel Episodes

April 13, 2021

My Startup Journey: Eating Acorns and Designing Better Classrooms

To cap off Season 1, Severin from Episode 4 comes back to interview me, Jane Z.! We take a trip down through my multi-leg journey…

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April 6, 2021

Working on the Ebola Response with Vivienne Walz, Former CDC Health S…

Vivienne Walz is a former Health Scientist at the CDC who worked on the 2018 Ebola Outbreak response in the DRC, where she focuse…

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March 23, 2021

What the Heck is Human-Centered Design? Designing Solutions in Sub-Sa…

Carly James is the Executive Director of Global Development at ThinkPlace Global, a strategic design thinking firm that tackles t…

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Jan. 19, 2021

Solo Hitchhiking, Cycling, and Couchsurfing through the Middle East a…

Marsh Jean ( @themarshajean ) has been solo traveling the world since she was 18. In the past five years, she’s done things many …

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Jan. 5, 2021

Glowing Up Through Travel with Digital Nomad, Dancer, and Blogger Vio…

Viola Wang ( @theblessingbucket ) is best known for her travel blog, where she shares gorgeous photography alongside practical ti…

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Dec. 22, 2020

How to Become an Astronaut with Pilot, Gymnast, and Biomechatronics P…

Dan Levine is a PhD candidate at the MIT Media Lab in the Biomechatronics group. His work involves building better prosthetic lim…

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Dec. 8, 2020

The Early-Stage Startup Grind with A.I. Startup Founder Seve Ibar

Severin Ibarluzea ( @seveibar ) is the CTO and Co-founder of Workaround Online ( wao.ai ), a platform that helps companies clean …

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Dec. 1, 2020

Growing Up in Front of 2.6 Million People with DIY YouTuber and Risin…

Jennifer Zhang ( @jenerationdiy ) is well-known on YouTube for her DIY craft videos and extreme room makeovers, and as JEN Z on S…

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Nov. 24, 2020

Becoming Black James Bond with U.S. Army Officer Eman Massi

Emmanuel Massi ( @iameman ) claims he’s a superhero who got fired and went rogue to become a Black James Bond. Today, he works in…

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