Is Failure Really a Thing?

Everyone fails. It is part of life. Rather than pretend it won’t happen, you should count on it. We challenged our students to submit their best failure stories and explain the lesson they learned. Now you get to vote for your favorite.


Featured Guests

  • Petrice Cineus, Student
  • Sam Kotenko, Student
  • Kevin Velazquez, Student

Episode Highlights

  • 0:38 – Failure Competition Introduction
  • 1:43 – Kevin’s failure story
  • 5:54 – Petrice’s failure story
  • 16:26 – Sam’s failure story
  • 24:48 – Follow-up questions from Dean Jarley


Episode Transcription

Transcription coming soon.


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