🔊 Season 1 | Episode 9: Department Operations during COVID-19
In the latest episode, Smith discusses how Ohio State Athletics has dealt with the Covid-19 pandemic to this point, the national discussions he’s had pertaining to this crisis, and what life has looked like for him and his family while staying at home.
🔊 Season 1 | Episode 8: Buckeyes and Beyond — International Competition
Gene speaks with Kathrin Demler (Women’s Swimming) and Myles Martin (wrestling) about their preparation to represent Ohio State in international competition.
🔊 Season 1 | Episode 7: Business Partnerships, Budgeting and Scheduling
Diana Sabau, deputy director of athletics, joins Gene to offer an inside look at the business operations side of the department as well as discuss the football scheduling process.
🔊 Season 1 | Episode 6: Day’s Transition and Preparation
In the latest episode, Smith begins a series that highlights the excellent work of staff members at OSU by talking with Head Football Coach, Ryan Day, about the transition to his new role and how he prepared for this opportunity throughout his career.
🔊 Season 1 | Episode 5: Leadership and Life Skills
Smith discusses the programs OSU has developed to help prepare student-athletes for life outside of the competitive arena with Director of Eugene D. Smith Leadership Institute, Maddy McIntyre and former Buckeye Men’s Ice Hockey student-athlete, Christian Lampasso.
🔊 Season 1 | Episode 4: Name, Image and Likeness
Crossover season between the fall and winter sports has arrived. In this episode, Smith discusses student-athlete name, image and likeness regulation.
🔊 Season 1 | Episode 3: The Ohio State Athletics District
Smith discusses the Ohio State Athletics District, facility upgrades and expansion. He is joined by Izzy Rodriguez of the Buckeye women’s soccer team and Kollin Moore of OSU wrestling to speak about the impact of facility upgrades and expansions.
🔊 Season 1 | Episode 2: Student-Athlete Mental Health
Smith discusses student-athletes and expanded emphasis on their mental health and well-being.
🔊 Season 1 | Episode 1: The Gene Smith Podcast Introduction