The Balikbayan Box
  • PSAMinnesota
2 episodes
Welcome to "The Balikbayan Box" hosted by PSA Minnesota, a student group at the University of Minnesota, where we present major topics in the Philippines as well as our experiences as Filipino-Americans. A Balikbayan Box is a box filled with gifts Filipino families give to other; it connects families from opposite sides of the world. We hope to bring more awareness about the Philippines to our listeners, offering this as our present to you.

Episodes

Episode 2: The Balikbayan Box travels to the Philippines
2020 Nov 0238m 34s
The Balikbayan Box is hosted by Kathleen (Vice President) and Raphael (Events Coordinator). In our second episode, we are joined with Kristina (Entertainment Chair) to discuss what a balikbayan box is and share our own experiences with balikbayan boxes and what traveling to the Philippines is like.
Episode 1: Pilot
2020 Oct 0548m 51s
The Balikbayan Box is hosted by Kathleen (Vice President) and Raphael (Events Coordinator). In our first episode, we introduce our board members: Sofie (Preisdent), Jacob (Treasurer), Jenna (Public Relations), Savannah (Cultural Chair), Kristina (Entertainment Chair), Allen (Advocacy Chair), Richie (Athletics Director), Kiana and Carl (AKA/Alumni Chairs). In addition to introductions, we share experiences of our first few weeks of school and what PSA means to us/why we joined PSA.
More episodes may be available on the podcast’s website.