Yasmin Amer is a producer and reporter for WBUR’s Kind World podcast. She joined the team in late 2016 as a field producer for WBUR's Morning Edition. Before that, she spent almost six years at the CNN headquarters in Atlanta working as a writer, producer, and news editor. Besides telling a good story, Yasmin is interested in emerging technology and the role it plays in media. She earned her master’s degree in human computer interaction from the Georgia Institute of Technology, but she’s first and foremost a proud North Carolina Tar Heel.
Listen in as five Kind World producers discuss how the show has grown and evolved in its seven-year run.
Science says giving can make us happier than having more money. Psychologist Dr. Elizabeth Dunn suggests ways to rethink the way we give in order to make it feel like a source of joy rather than an obligation.
When Jenn Carson found out her father was a serial killer, she began to think she was doomed to follow a dark path. But then she met a teacher who helped her change her life forever through simple acts of kindness
Adam Grant, organizational psychologist at UPenn, says kids who are taught kindness and caring at an earlier age may be more likely to succeed as adults.
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Creator Details

Location
Boston, MA, USA
Episode Count
146
Podcast Count
1
Total Airtime
1 day, 21 minutes
PCID
Podchaser Creator ID logo 984699