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A UST video series that aims to inspire, encourage and urge students to “Be Your Bold Self”


UST Students Talk Racism

Guests Cebriaya Bell and Aerial Starks, with the UST Black Student Union, talk about George Floyd, the protests and how to address racism on a college campus.

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Live By The Spirit

Alex Yemeck talks with Campus Minister Max Linnville about encountering Christ through refugees seeking asylum, his conversion to Catholicism and shares why everyone, not just Catholics, is welcome at Campus Ministry. Expand

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The Life Changing Effects of Study Abroad

Alex Yemeck speaks with Elizabeth Luna and Caitlyn Carpenter about Freshman Year Experience Study Abroad. They share stories from their travels in Rome, seeing Pope Francis, working with refugees and how Study Abroad has changed their outlook on life. Expand

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Military to Civilian Transition

Alex Yemeck speaks with Luis Varela, a veteran of the U.S. Army, about his experience serving in the military, the lessons he learned and how he used those lessons to successfully navigate back into civilian life. Expand

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Education and Civic Duty

Alex Yemeck speaks with Judge Michael Landrum about how his liberal arts education has aided him across his career in law. Expand

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Starting a Clothing Company

UST Alumnae, Alexis Kuri and Luisa Banos talk with Darnell Miller, in for Alex Yemeck, about the challenges of starting a clothing company and how their liberal arts education prepared them for overcoming those challenges and finding success. Expand

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Living in a Faith-Based Household

Alex Yemeck talks to Jessica Salinas and Emily Garza about the importance of community, spiritual growth and learning to live with others. Expand

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Exploring Student Leadership

Alex Yemeck talks to Nadin Fallah, student body president, about the perks and benefits of getting involved on campus and stepping up to take a leadership position.

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Finding Success on Social Media

Alex Yemeck talks to Jackie Garza, a local social media sensation about how a single tweet changed the trajectory of her family’s restaurant and bakery. Expand

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