Stories from the Ridge, The McCallie Podcast
By McCallie School
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Welcome to Stories from the Ridge, where we share stories from our alumni, faculty, and friends. We'll hear about a variety of topics all anchored in honor, truth, and duty and the special bond of brotherhood shared amongst the McCallie family.
||CleanEmpathy and Teenage Boys with Troy Kemp||National Center for the Development of Boys Executive Director Troy Kemp and NCDB board member Alison Lebovitz discuss the importance of teaching empathy to teenage boys and the ways that the NCDB is working to spread that message.||1/25/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Battle of Missionary Ridge with Kenny Sholl||Join Civil War history buffs Assistant Headmaster Kenny Sholl and Research Coordinator Patrice Glass as they talk about The Battle of Missionary Ridge and how the historic events that happened on McCallie's campus helped shape the lives young men - from 1863 until today.||1/25/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Way to Wellness||Upper School Chaplain Josh Deitrick and Director of Counseling Joel Coffman discuss wellness and the ways that the Counseling Center at McCallie approaches wellness with our students and faculty.||1/25/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCharacter is Destiny - Men of Honor with Dr. Duke Richey '86||Dean of Faculty and Curriculum Sumner McCallie and Sen. Howard Baker '43 Chair of American History Dr. Duke Richey '86 discuss teaching history through examining character, using 1917 McCallie alumnus Ralph McGill as an example. Hear from Dr. Richey about teaching AP US History at McCallie. Many thanks to the Landon Lecture Series at Kansas State University for the use of the recording of Ralph McGill from the 1967 lecture he gave as part of the series. For more information about the Landon Lecture Series, please visit https://www.k-state.edu/landon/.||1/25/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean"An Intellectual Foundation": A Conversation with Jon Meacham '87||Headmaster Lee Burns '87 interviews his classmate and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Meacham in a conversation about McCallie and what's next for Jon.||1/25/2019||Free||View in iTunes|