What is sporttokz?

SportTokz with SportProfz is co-hosted by Ryerson University’s RTA School of Media professors, Prof Walz (Laurel Walzak) and Prof Joe (Joe Recupero) with recurring Featured Guests, Dan “The Coach” Berlin, Aksel Lielmanis, and Chelsea Vern. The show is produced LIVE via Zoom conferencing call every Monday night at 8pm for 1-hour. We invite a new Spotlight Speaker and Featured Guest each week where the sport pro’s and prof’s tackle a topic list curated to suit the current climate in the sports industry. We record the entire show for our social media platforms to later post highlights of our speaker’s expert insight and advice.


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Episode #16 – Jesse Pollock – TSN Producer – Aug.31.2020 SportTokz with SportProfz

On Monday, August 31, 2020 TSN Producer and RTA graduate of the 2018 and first graduating class of the RTA Sport Media program, joined SportTokz and “Jesse was energized, so articulate and beaming with life!” – Prof Walz. Jesse provided thoughtful insight on critical topics and offered advice for students entering the RTA program at Ryerson this year. He discussed ways in which students can start to value professional goofiness and how the sky is the limit for creation. See topic list below! Jesse Profile We’re Not Going to Take It Athletes Supporting Black Lives Matter EsportsTokz: Life in the Bubble Social Media Chatz Rapid Fire Q’z
  1. Episode #16 – Jesse Pollock – TSN Producer – Aug.31.2020
  2. Office Hours – Tara Slone – Rogers Hometown Hockey & Sportsnet Top of Her Game
  3. Episode #15 Jeff Marek Ft. Sydney Large & Vince Capano – August 24, 2020
  4. Episode #14 – Chanelle S. Reynolds – August 17, 2020
  5. Office Hours – Zack Brame – Career Profile & NHL Bubble with the Carolina Hurricanes

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