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A perspective on autism, an original song and a discussion on sexual harassment - Ep.50

10/9/2018
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Youth Radio's Valeria Araujo with a perspective on her brother's autism, an original song by the KRUNK movement artist collective, and a discussion about sexual harassment from 3rd Annual Gwen's Girls Equity Summit. Background Music:"Maccary Bay" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

Duration:00:11:45

What makes a good friend, original music, and ways of coping with anger - Ep.49

10/2/2018
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Young radio club members at the B.F. Jones Memorial Library talk about what it means to be a good friend, West Allegheny 8th grader, Gabriella Salvucci shares an original song called, Lightning in the Rain, and Woodland Hills middle school students talk about ways to manage anger.

Duration:00:09:59

Mental health issues in rural areas, an original essay, and an artist profile - Ep.48

9/25/2018
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Youth philanthropy interns, Cooper and Rory at the Community Foundation for the Alleghenies with a documentary on mental health issues in rural areas, Woodland Hills Middle School student, Sonniyah with an original essay, and a young Pittsburgh artist profile.

Duration:00:12:28

Community wellness center on the Northside, original music, and positive racial identity arts festival in Homewood - Ep.47

9/18/2018
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Students and adults talk about Propel School's new community wellness center open on the Northside, Elmira Hope shares an original song, and discussion about positive racial identity during a pop-up mini arts festival in Homewood held by the University of Pittsburgh Office of Child Development.

Duration:00:10:33

Pep talk, musician's profile, and a commentary on white supremacy - Ep.46

9/11/2018
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Pittsburgh CAPA 9th grader gives a personal pep-talk, a profile on a young Pittsburgh artist, and a Baldwin School graduate with a commentary on white supremacy in the US

Duration:00:08:18

Back to school celebration, original poetry, and a heritage festival - Ep.45

9/4/2018
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Students at Pittsburgh Public Schools celebrate their return to the school year, Alaina Peeler, a sophomore at Penn Hills High School with an original poem, and Brashear High School students celebrate aspects of their heritage.

Duration:00:07:43

STEM Summer camp, original poetry, and a commentary on transgender conversations - Ep.44

8/28/2018
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Propel Braddock Hills middle school students reflect upon their STEM Summer camp, Eliyah Roberts, an 11th grade student at Shadyside Academy with an original poem, and Calvin Ecker, a 2018 graduate of Carrick High School with a commentary on transgender conversations.

Duration:00:09:19

Community gardens, original music, and financial literacy - Ep.43

8/21/2018
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Clairton middle school students talk about gardening and fresh food, Sully, a sixth grade students, shares an original song on geothermal energy, and recent high school grads Micah, Dejah and Nicole explore solutions to improve financial literacy.

Duration:00:11:04

Giraffe conservation, original music, and reactions to accents - Ep.42

8/14/2018
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Montour High School's Alex Weibel with a story on giraffe conservation, original music by six-piece rock group, Snowdonia, and Avishek Acharya with a commentary on people's reaction to accents.

Duration:00:10:09

Ambitions after high school, a superhero radio drama, and a documentary on Westmoreland arts - Ep.41

8/7/2018
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Pittsburgh Public Schools graduates talk about their ambitions for the future, middle school students share a superhero radio drama, and youth philanthropy interns at The Community Foundation of Westmoreland County present a documentary on changes to the arts.

Duration:00:12:49

Video games and music, original poems, and Pittsburgh air quality changes - Ep.40

7/31/2018
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Students at Propel Braddock Hills Middle School talk about video games and music, Summer Dreamers Academy participants share original poetry, and youth philanthropy interns with The Heinz Endowments present a documentary on the changes to Pittsburgh air quality

Duration:00:10:07

Colorism, original poems, and activism through art - Ep.39

7/24/2018
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Students at Nazareth College and Career Prep talk about the social constructs surrounding skin color, Summer Dreamers Academy campers share original poems, and Pittsburgh-area teens talk about activism done through art.

Duration:00:09:42

Young athletes and drug use, original essay, and reflections on moving from Namibia to the US - Ep.38

7/17/2018
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Students from Jeannette, Pa talk about the impact of drug use on young athletes, Breanna McCann shares an original essay about the Cathedral of Learning, and Blessing, a student at Brashear high school, talks about growing up in Namibia and her transition to the US.

Duration:00:10:39

Summer Reading Extravaganza, original music, and food insecurity - Ep.37

7/10/2018
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Attendees at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Summer Reading Extravaganza talk about the benefits of reading and their summer reading lists, an original song called Let it Rain from Katie Summer, and Youth Philanthropy Interns with the Community Foundation for the Alleghenies with a documentary about food insecurity in rural Pennsylvania.

Duration:00:11:23

Animal shelter vs. breeders, original music, and Fortnite game review - Ep.36

7/3/2018
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Nazareth College and Career Prep students look at the differences between animal shelters and breeders, Sloane Simon, a 13-year-old student at Shadyside Academy, with an original song, and Ahmed, a 7th grader at Pittsburgh Schiller shares his views on the video game, Fortnite.

Duration:00:10:20

Graduating with self-esteem, original music, and consent education - Ep.35

6/26/2018
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Pittsburgh Public students talk about the importance of self-esteem for success in high school, Katie Summer with an original song entitled, Steam Engine Train, and Youth Philanthropy Interns with the Community Foundation of Westmoreland County present a documentary on how schools teach about issues of consent.

Duration:00:11:07

Special Olympics Unified, original music, and effects of video games on teens - Ep.34

6/19/2018
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Students and adults at Oliver Citywide Academy talk about a unified track & field meet, Sloane Simon shares an original song entitled Losing My Mind, and Nazareth College and Career Prep students talk about the effects of video games on teens.

Duration:00:11:23

Being a good friend, original story and reflections on Ramadan - Ep.33

6/12/2018
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Pittsburgh Faison students talk about what it means to be a good friend, Maya Berardi shares an original story entitled Plink Plink, and Brashear High School student, Aisha, reflects upon celebrating Ramadan.

Duration:00:06:13

Social media ethics, original prose, and advice for freshmen - Ep.32

6/5/2018
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Students from Nazareth College and Career Prep discuss ethics of photos and video posted to social media, Nicole Shigiltchoff shares an original short story, and current students from Brashear High School give advice to incoming students.

Duration:00:20:16

Neighborhood review, original poetry, and a father to son conversation - Ep.31

5/29/2018
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Kids from Rankin talk about their neighborhood, Roshie Xing shares an original poem, and a father and son compare their childhood experiences.

Duration:00:18:45