What's Your Why?

What’s Your Why? is a powerful way to learn about Wyoming people, Wyoming issues and just great stories we have the opportunity to capture – people’s stories who live in Wyoming and people who visit. We bring these stories to you. And we hope it inspires and ignites the question in all of us. What’s your why? ThinkWY | Wyoming Humanities podcasts are created to capture the stories in and outside of Wyoming to share ideas, perspectives, and insights about the human experience.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 18m. Bisher sind 60 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 11 Tage erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts
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Lukas Haynes: Strategies For Promoting Bipartisan Solutions To Climate Change


Welcome to the Global Speaker Series. a podcast partnership between the Wyoming Humanities Council and the Jackson Hole Center for Global Affairs (www.jhcga.org). Lukas Haynes is a member of the Center for Climate and Security’s Advisory Board, and...


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Scotty Ratliff: Serving Wyoming And His Community, The Wind River Reservation


Scotty Ratliff is a member of the Eastern Shoshone tribe on the Wind River Reservation. Scotty grew up on his family’s horse ranch north of Pavilion, Wyoming. He served in the Wyoming State House as a legislator from 1980 to 1992. In 1990 he...


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episode 7: Leticia Liera: Head Start Program Director Influencing Positive Change For Young Latina Women


Leticia Liera migrated from Mexico City to Jackson Hole, WY in 2001. Hear her perspective on discrimination and how she is raising her son in the #metoo era.   “Sometimes, I believe this American culture asks you to take sides: you’re a...


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 2019-05-08  19m
 
 

episode 5: Dr. Susan Dewey: The Intersections Between Poverty, Violence and Women In Prison


Wyoming Pathways from Prison cofounder Dr. Susan Dewey talks about her research and the challenges faced by incarcerated women in Wyoming. “No matter where they're incarcerated – in any of our 50 states or in fact in the world, these are women who...


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 2019-05-03  20m
 
 

episode 4: Susan Stubson: Professional Pianist, Attorney and 5th Generation Wyomingite


Susan Stubson is a 6th generation Wyomingite. Tune in to hear her perspective on women's rights and humanities investment in Wyoming. “My challenge is to figure out how to be a conservative Wyoming woman yet to not diminish my strength or confuse...


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 2019-05-01  19m
 
 

WYW - Sierra Ferris and Jacoby Hereford: Native American Students Using their Education for the Reservation


Two Native American Students from the Wind River Reservation are sharing their journey to continue their education at Central Wyoming College in Riverton, Wyoming. They are both members of the Eastern Shoshone Tribe. They speak of their desire and...


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 2019-04-30  15m
 
 

episode 6: CEO Brook Kaufman: Instigating Constructive And Meaningful Change


Learn why CEO Brook Kaufman made Wyoming her home and what the State of Wyoming can do to attract and retain a younger population. “What I love the most about Casper and Wyoming is that there are so many opportunities to do anything you want to do...


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 2019-04-29  15m
 
 

episode 3: Sara Flitner: Practice Mindfulness at Home, in the Workplace, and Around the Community


Tune in to learn about Sara Flitner's life, her perspective on the challenges that women face in Wyoming, and how women can continue to strive for equality. “In all honesty, the last time we did something of note for equality in this state was about...


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 2019-04-28  18m
 
 

episode 2: Rev. Dr. Bernadine Craft: Don't Give Up on Your Dreams, the Journey is Rewarding


Rev. Dr. Bernadine Craft discusses her experience as a Wyoming State Representative and how to get more women involved in government. “The finest people I have ever met in my life have been in Wyoming. There is something about our proud Wyoming...


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 2019-04-26  25m
 
 

episode 2: Rev. Dr. Bernadine Craft: Don't Give Up on Your Dreams, the Journey is Rewarding


Rev. Dr. Bernadine Craft discusses her experience as a Wyoming State Representative and how to get more women involved in government. “The finest people I have ever met in my life have been in Wyoming. There is something about our proud Wyoming...


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 2019-04-25  25m