Human Resourcery

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An HR Podcast for the College of Fine Arts

In this podcast, Kevin Crook, Director of Human Resources for the College of Fine Arts at The University of Texas at Austin, seeks to highlight colleagues in interviews and also provide some humor (and whimsy) to what some could describe as rather dense HR policy talk.

Episode 6: Eddie Habib

In the sixth episode of Human Resourcery, Kevin interviews Eddie Habib, the Classroom Technology Coordinator, in the College of Fine Arts. Tune in to hear about Eddie's background, his drumming skills, and Ozark.

If you're interested, here's some things Eddie mentioned in his interview! 

Talking Heads /Led Zepellin/Shuffle Beat/Yes/Toto/Krautrock/Jimmy Carter/Westworld/Ozark/Hightown

Episode 5: Stephen Hanson

In the fifth episode of Human Resourcery, Kevin interviews Stephen Hanson, the Senior Administrative Associate for School of Design and Creative Technologies, in the College of Fine Arts. Tune in to hear about Stephen's interests including Bon Appétit magazine, Fiona Apple, and Minivan rock!

If you're interested, here's some things Stephen mentioned in his interview! 

Duolingo/LingoDeer/Stephen's 2020 Playlist/Fetch The Bolt Cutters by Fiona Apple /Minivan Rock Playlist/Bon Appétit Videos/Sister Hazel/Meredith Brooks/Third Eye Blind/Avril Lavigne/Michelle Branch/Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez/X-Men Comics/Song of Achilles and Circe by Madeline Miller/Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Episode 4: Sean Carney

In the fourth episode of Human Resourcery, Kevin interviews Sean Carney, the Undergraduate Admissions Coordinator in the College of Fine Arts. Tune in to hear about Sean's interests including Jackass, drone music, and Shepard tone!

If you're interested, here's some things Sean mentioned in his interview! 

Art in America/Vice/Glasstire/Artnet News/Ghost Ship Warehouse Fire /Thrasher Magazine/CKY/Saltland/Earth/Shepard Tone Explainer/Sean's Writing/ Deadwood/Jackass Stunts/Art Thoughtz/The Machine Stops by E.M. Forster/Who Goes There? by John W. Campbell, Jr/Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead by Olga Togarczuk/Michael Smith & Mike Kelley's "A Voyage of Growth and Discovery"

Episode 3: Vanessa Riley

In the third episode of Human Resourcery, Kevin interviews Vanessa Riley, the Administrative Associate for Creative Entrepreneurship in the College of Fine Arts. Tune in to hear about Vanessa's interests including British comedies, Knives Out, and Yo-Yo Ma.

If you're interested, here's some things Vanessa mentioned in her interview! 

Red Table Talk/Jada Pinkett Smith/Great British Bakeoff/Nailed It!/Chopped/Tori Kelly/Beyoncè/Yo-Yo Ma/Boyz II Men/Word Party/We're Going To Need More Wine by Gabrielle Union-Wade/Knives Out

Episode 2: Misa Yamamoto

In the second episode of Human Resourcery, Kevin interviews Misa Yamamoto, the Senior Graphic Designer in the College of Fine Arts. Tune in to hear about Misa's interests including music, art, and Pringles.

If you're interested, here's some things Misa mentioned in her interview! 

Arts Next Magazine/Essentials Creative/La Fruta Feliz/FKA Twigs/Boy Harsher/Mari Davidson/Queen Latifah/The Notorious B.I.G. /A Tribe Called Quest/Alejandro Jodorowsky /Kawhi Leonard/Alicia Dietrich/Sarah Snow/Eddie Habib

Episode 1: Chris Montes

In the first episode of Human Resourcery, Kevin interviews Chris Montes, the Manager of Advising and Academic Services in the College of Fine Arts. Tune in to hear about Chris' interests including deejaying, film and music!

If you're interested, here's some things Chris mentioned in his interview! 

Martin Scorsese / Akira Kurosawa / Nashville directed by Robert Altman / Cameraperson directed by Kirsten Johnson / Kelly Reichardt /Kendrick Lamar / Greta Thunberg / Tickets to hear live music from Butler School of Music! / Story of Your Life by Ted Chiang that was the basis for the film Arrival 

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