Episode 113: Zoom Forward For the Fall, Memory/Study Tips with Chase DiMarco

September 4, 2020


  • Welcome back! Fall 2020 Semester is here!
  • Online learning, Zoom is here to stay
  • All recent articles re: Zoom target teachers, not students
  • Difference between synchronous/asynchronous online courses
  • This is a Meta-episode → Learning how to learn
  • Following these strategies will work no matter the format of class

Interview with Chase DiMarco


Study Skills

  • Value of re-reading notes
  • Memory strategies to improve studying effectiveness
  • How can a lecture recording/transcript be useful? 


  • How important is a routine when it comes to learning/studying?
  • Developing healthy routines, importance of self-awareness
  • Useful apps
  • Books about routine/habit


  • Learn more about Chase at FreeMedEd.org and The Medical Mnemonist Podcast
  • Mensa Lecture referenced during interview
  • If you are a recent college grad or faculty member that’s in recovery for mental health issues, I’d love to interview you about your goal achievement quest, the struggles/adversity you faced, as well the wellness strategies you used! I’m particularly interested in interviewing student entrepreneurs and those involved in mental health advocacy. There are a variety of ways to reach out.
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  • Thanks to Rob Cavallo for today’s intro music. For more information about him or the music you heard today, you can email: peloquin17@yahoo.com

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