TidePod Episode 1: A Conversation with the 2019 SMOB Candidates


Valerie Wang

The TidePod, which was started in early 2019, is currently in its third season. Graphic designed by Valerie Wang.

The 2019 SMOB candidates. From left to right: Brandon Alexander, Ethan Schwager, Nate Tinbite, Zoe Tishaev, Valerie Graham, Adiba Chowdhury, Ethan Groboski, and Tyler Sylvester.

Listen to Episode 1 of the TidePod, “A Conversation with the 2019 SMOB Candidates” here.

In the first episode of the TidePod, we invited some of the 2019-2020 Student Member of the Board candidates to learn more about who they are behind the scenes. Listen to find out who is a triplet, how they juggle schoolwork and a campaign and what kind of difficulties they face while running for SMOB.

Featured guests: Brandon Alexander, Adiba Chowdhury, Valerie Graham, Ethan Groboski, Ethan Schwager, Tyler Sylvester, Nate Tinbite, and Zoe Tishaev.

Narration by Grace Burwell, Rose Lee and Shevani Tewari.

Cover art by Valerie Wang.

Theme music courtesy of Corrigan Peters.

Edited by Savva Brown, and produced by Grace Burwell.

You can listen to the TidePod here.