Audio Bootcamp Podcast: Humanitarians, history and hitting the right notes

Plus, inside the octagon with a rising MMA star

Hosts: Ry Pembroke and Kathleen McKenna 
From Audio Bootcamp at the University of King’s College School of Journalism, Writing & Publishing:

  • Sabine Antigua on people in Dartmouth ease the pain of war for a Ukrainian family.
  • Crystal Greene on reviving Mi’kmaq culture with a roll of the dice.
  • Ry Pembroke on teaching an old-school media platform to young activists.
  • Andrew Lam on the Nova Scotia Mass Choir bouncing back from a pandemic pause.
  • Jeremy Hull profiles a mixed martial-arts coach and his young star protégé.

The Signal: A Halifax podcast · Fall 2022 “Bootcamp” Podcast 1
Jeremy Hull

Jeremy Hull

Jeremy Hull writes for magazines on topics from business to energy, but he’s happiest when writing about jiu jitsu or fly fishing. Jeremy was a writer-in-residence at the Canadian Film Centre. His work is accessible at

Andrew Lam

Andrew Lam

Andrew Lam (they/she) is a Chinese and trans journalist interested in labour, LGBTQIA+, and political stories. They hope to leverage their data analytics background for insightful journalism. In her spare time, Andrew enjoys choral singing and hiking.

Ry Pembroke

Ry is a journalism student at the University of King's College. They have a Bachelor of Arts in Contemporary Studies and Religious Studies from King's.

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