ALP: The Admissions Leadership Podcast

David Hawkins

October 16, 2020 Ken Anselment Season 3 Episode 3
ALP: The Admissions Leadership Podcast
David Hawkins
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ALP: The Admissions Leadership Podcast
David Hawkins
Oct 16, 2020 Season 3 Episode 3
Ken Anselment

What do a growling beagle, Andrew Cuomo, the Green Bay Packers, shoe leather and good ideas have in common? Find out in this fun and wide-ranging interview with David Hawkins, Executive Director for Educational Content and Policy at the National Association for College Admission Counseling.

Rapid Descent

  • Walkout song: Total Football by Parquet Courts
  • Best recent read: The Souls of Black Folk by W.E.B. DuBois 
  • Eager to read next: Mostly Harmless (The 5th book in the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Trilogy) by Douglas Adams
  • Favorite thing to make in the kitchen: Nestle Tollhouse Chocolate Chip Cookies, which his mother taught him to make when he was 4. 
  • What she uses to take and keep notes: College notebooks and a utilitarian pen.
  • Memorable bit of advice: "A man should love his life enough to call it his own in the end." from Orhan Pamuk's The White Castle.
  • Bucket list: To see the Green Bay Packers play at Lambeau Field.
Show Notes

What do a growling beagle, Andrew Cuomo, the Green Bay Packers, shoe leather and good ideas have in common? Find out in this fun and wide-ranging interview with David Hawkins, Executive Director for Educational Content and Policy at the National Association for College Admission Counseling.

Rapid Descent

  • Walkout song: Total Football by Parquet Courts
  • Best recent read: The Souls of Black Folk by W.E.B. DuBois 
  • Eager to read next: Mostly Harmless (The 5th book in the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Trilogy) by Douglas Adams
  • Favorite thing to make in the kitchen: Nestle Tollhouse Chocolate Chip Cookies, which his mother taught him to make when he was 4. 
  • What she uses to take and keep notes: College notebooks and a utilitarian pen.
  • Memorable bit of advice: "A man should love his life enough to call it his own in the end." from Orhan Pamuk's The White Castle.
  • Bucket list: To see the Green Bay Packers play at Lambeau Field.