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Veronica Jackson

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When Motherhood Changes Us More Radically: a Conversation with Veronica Jackson

Work Like a Mother

Veronica had just released her third album and was a rising star in the club music scene when she got pregnant with her son. Her career was taking off, and people saw her as one of the divas of the 1990’s club music scene so she had every intention of recording more albums. But it didn’t quite work out that way. CJ was diagnosed with autism at a very young age. So Veronica took on new roles as a full-time caregiver and a tireless advocate for autism awareness. But she also mourned the career and dreams that she had envisioned for herself. In today’s episode, Veronica opens up and shares how she’s managed to pursue her own creative passions while being the primary caregiver since her husband Chris has a demanding Broadway career starring in Hamilton. 

34mins

4 May 2021

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The Open Call Podcast with Veronica Jackson

The Open Call Podcast

The Open Call Podcast hosts conversations centered around contemporary art and is hosted by Laura Tanner and Anne Stagg. We share images of the artwork we discuss on our Instagram at #the_open_call_podcast. Another feature is that we ask each guest to give shoutouts to other artists and organizations and we feature their shoutouts on our Instagram too. New episodes are released every Thursday and our Instagram is active 5 days a week. Special thanks to Susan Cooper for voicing the Intro/Outro, Scott Stagg for composing our music, and to our research assistants: Syd Cole, Ainsley Coty, Erin Miller, Alyssia Price, and Christian Pruitt who help with production.In this episode of The Open Call Podcast, we talk with  Veronica Jackson. Veronica is a conceptual artist with an MFA in Visual and Critical Studies and a background in architecture and exhibition design. Her work  investigates her experience as a black woman in America and centers around themes of invisibility, hyper-visibility, and devaluation. In this episode we will hear more about her work and hear stories surrounding themes in her work. Join us as we catch up with Veronica Jackson. 

15mins

12 Mar 2021

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214. Veronica Jackson & Alex Bernardi Recap the 2020 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials

Ali on the Run Show

"This showed me I can make more dreams — because apparently they come true!" —Veronica Jackson Last week, we heard from U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon qualifiers, friends, and former training partners Veronica Jackson and Alex Bernardi. This week, they're back to recap their respective races in Atlanta. (Spoiler: Veronica finished 63rd and Alex ran a personal best!) Thank you to AfterShokz for sponsoring this episode of the Ali on the Run Show! CLICK HERE for $50 off your Aeropex wireless headphone endurance bundle! What you’ll get on this episode: How Veronica and Alex were feeling three days after running the Trials (2:30) Breaking down the early miles of the race (7:25) On the crowds and the spectators (13:45) Alex and Veronica talk about what it was like seeing each other during the race (20:10) Veronica talks about experiencing pre-race anxiety the day before the race (24:00) What it was really like being in Atlanta (32:25) What we mention on this episode: Veronica on Alex on Episode 211 of the Ali on the Run Show Atlanta Track Club Kaitlin Goodman on Episode 160 of the Ali on the Run Show Follow Alex: Instagram @aebernardi Follow Veronica: Instagram @vjaxs Twitter @vjacks01 Follow Ali: Instagram @aliontherun1 Like the Facebook page Join the Facebook group Twitter @aliontherun1 Blog Strava Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify SoundCloud Overcast Stitcher Google Play SUPPORT the Ali on the Run Show! If you’re enjoying the show, please subscribe and leave a rating and review on Apple Podcasts. Spread the run love. And if you liked this episode, share it with your friends!

50mins

5 Mar 2020

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211. Veronica Jackson & Alex Bernardi, Olympic Trials Qualifiers

Ali on the Run Show

"The only reason this was my goal is because it was her goal. I only have this dream because she was crazy enough to dream it first." —Veronica Jackson Veronica Jackson and Alex Bernardi are among the 500+ women who will be running the U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon this weekend in Atlanta, GA. They're longtime training partners, and on this episode, they talk about the power of running friendships, and the effects your best running friends can have on your goals. Today, Alex and Veronica live in separate cities — Veronica in Boston where she's an attorney at the Partners Healthcare Hospital System, and Alex in New York City, where she's a research associate at a nonprofit — but we got together in person to record this episode (after they finished their 20-miler, of course). Thank you to AfterShokz for sponsoring this episode of the Ali on the Run Show! CLICK HERE for $50 off your Aeropex wireless headphone endurance bundle! What you’ll get on this episode: How Alex and Veronica were feeling two weeks out from the Trials (7:30) Alex reflects on qualifying for the 2016 Olympic Trials (8:30) What does it mean to each of them to get to run the Trials? (14:00) Alex talks about her postpartum running experience, and shares how she qualified for the Trials again after having her son (16:20) #TBT: Alex and Veronica share the story of how they met, and the importance of running friendships (19:50) How moving out of NYC affected Veronica’s training (34:15) How Veronica found new running buddies in Boston (52:00) How Veronica and Alex support each other from afar, and what the OTQ community is like (56:15) What we mention on this episode: Central Park Track Club Sarah Cummings on Episode 112 of the Ali on the Run Show Jenny Donnelly on Episode 193 of the Ali on the Run Show Follow Alex: Instagram @aebernardi Follow Veronica: Instagram @vjaxs Twitter @vjacks01 Follow Ali: Instagram @aliontherun1 Like the Facebook page Join the Facebook group Twitter @aliontherun1 Blog Strava Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify SoundCloud Overcast Stitcher Google Play SUPPORT the Ali on the Run Show! If you’re enjoying the show, please subscribe and leave a rating and review on Apple Podcasts. Spread the run love. And if you liked this episode, share it with your friends!

1hr 14mins

26 Feb 2020

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Goin to Nashville with Veronica Jackson

#MusicEdLove Podcast

We kick off our Observation Series with veteran music educator: Veronica Jackson! We hope you enjoy this look into one of her 7th grade orchestra classes as she prepares for a big concert! https://criticalpedagogyelectrified.files.wordpress.com/2019/12/goin-to-nashville-with-veronica-jackson.mp3

22mins

12 Dec 2019

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Episode 14 – Veronica Jackson, Central Park Track Club

Runners of NYC Podcast

Veronica Jackson just moved to Boston after nearly a decade in New York City but she'll always be a Runner of NYC in our book. Veronica ran for the Central Park Track Club and balanced a career as a lawyer while competing at a very high level. We met up with Veronica while in Boston for marathon weekend.In 2018, Veronica ran 2:49:41 and finished as the 13th overall woman in a race with driving rain and cold temperatures. On Monday, she ran 2:43:48 to finish 43rd among the elite women. On this episode, we discuss:- How her uncles convinced her to start running marathons- Why she was disappointed with a 13th place finish and how she got over it by hitting the Olympic Trials Qualifying Mark at the California International Marathon- Why she loves the Boston Marathon- How she balances her full-time job and a running career- What it's like racing among the elite women like Des Linden and Shalane Flanagan- The brilliance of the women's running community in New York+ Much more...Follow Veronica on Instagram here: https://www.instagram.com/vjaxs/This is Runners of NYC. A biweekly podcast from CITIUS MAG. Hosts Leigh Anne Sharek and Chris Chavez look to bring you many of the untold stories behind luminaries and legends that make up New York City’s running culture.Runners of NYC is brought to you by CUSTOM PERFORMANCE – They are the best running and sports physical therapy center in New York City with physical therapists that specialize in orthopedic injury treatments and running injury treatments. They also feature performance and recovery services for all runners of all abilities. Follow them at @nycustompt or check out nycustompt.com. We highly recommend them and encourage you to visit them at 295 Madison Ave #1026, New York, NY 10017.Follow the show on Instagram and Twitter: @RunnersOfNYC.Email any comments, feedback or possible sponsorship ideas to runnersofnyc@gmail.comMusic for the show is by Future Generations. Podcast artwork by Kyle Klosinski. Photo by John Tran.Tickets to the Future Generations show in NYC on June 20 can be found here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/future-generations-elsewhere-rooftop-tickets-58398146428

1hr 14mins

16 Apr 2019

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Black Urban America With Kenneth Jones MSW and Veronica Jackson

QueenMother4real Media

Join QueenMother4real Media's Black Urban America show every Tuesday at 10AM EST . Call 3479890180 to listen and speak with Kenneth Jones MSW the host of Black Urban America and his weekly guests. Black Urban America show is committed to bringing guests with solutions to the many problems in Black Urban America. On Tuesday, March 22nd at 10 AM EST,   . Each week Black Urban America bring Guests on air to talk about solutions to the problems that we all care about. Please call in with all your questions and commentary. We value your voice to help support people that care about Black Urban America. Ms. Veronica Jackson a business expert visits to share her professional business information.

43mins

22 Mar 2016