Episode 2 - Facing and Growing Through Grief with Alana Carter and Garrett Price
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On this episode of the Secular Student Life podcast, Ryan Bell speaks with Alana Carter, a student at Nazareth College in Rochester, New York, about her deconversion experience and subsequent experience of loss. In the space of just a year or so, Alana lost her dad, her grandmother, her aunt, and then her cat. Some of these losses happened while she was studying abroad. Alana speaks with impressive wisdom and shares how she has faced grief as a secular person.
Then Ryan speaks with Garrett Price, a licensed professional counselor working in hospice in the state of Idaho. Day in and day out, Garrett works with those who are dying and the survivors they leave behind. His insights about grieving and mourning are deeply insightful.
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Episode 1 - Lisa Daughtery, Kevin Bolling, Charles Darwin, and more...
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On this episode of Secular Student Life, Ryan Bell speaks with Lisa Daugherty, a student at Ivy Tech Community College in Evansville, Indiana. Lisa has worked tirelessly to get her chapter started and running smoothly in the past year, in the face of steady opposition, but there are signs that the ice is breaking and even some Christians on campus have become allies. Lisa also shares from her personal life about her upbringing in the church and how she became an atheist later in life.
Darwin Day is on February 12. Resources for holding a successful Darwin Day event can be found on our website.
Prepare now to be a part of SSA environmental action campaign this spring—#OneLifeOneWorld. Start by hosting a viewing of the Sunrise Movement's livestream. More information is available here.