Welcome to “That’s Life,” the podcast that gives Santa Monica College (SMC) students and faculty a chance to get their voices and stories heard. Each week, Corsair staff writers Megan McNaughton and Jackie Sedley ask a different student or faculty member to share their stories of facing adversity. Everyone experiences struggles in their lives, but here at “That’s Life” we believe that battling, and potentially overcoming, the hardships we face makes us stronger and more unique as individuals. And, more often than not, they make for pretty captivating stories.
EPISODE 7: Megan McNaughton and Jackie Sedley interview SMC sophomore Communications major Gabriel Martinez about his turbulent first year of college, breaking his arm and surviving final exams.
EPISODE 5: Megan McNaughton and Jackie Sedley interview SMC freshman Blake Atwell about his transition from basketball player to journalist.
EPISODE 3: Megan McNaughton and Jackie Sedley interview Corsair news editor Theo Greenly about his journey to SMC.
EPISODE 1: Hosts Megan McNaughton and Jackie Sedley interview SMC sophomore Nick Forster and discuss mental health, bipolar disorder and more.
EPISODE 6: Megan and interview SMC freshman Mila Greenberg about her decision to graduate from high school one year early and attend SMC in hopes of transferring to a four-year institution.
EPISODE 4: Megan McNaughton and Jackie Sedley interview SMC sophomore Hazel Siff about her decision to trade in the iPhone for a flip phone.
EPISODE 2: Hosts Megan McNaughton and Jackie Sedley interview SMC sophomore Eric Martinez and discuss his journey to overcoming adversity.
TEASER: Here is a small taste of “That’s Life.” Listen, enjoy and join the conversation.