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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

A message to young mothers, original music, and a radio drama - Ep.30

5/22/2018
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Students from Pittsburgh Schiller share an encouraging message to young mothers, Ben Foster, a student from Pittsburgh Obama with an original composition for steel drum ensemble, and students from Woodland Hills High School share a radio drama.

Duration:00:14:52

Ready for summertime! - Ep.29

5/15/2018
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Youth around Pittsburgh share stories and original poetry about summertime.

Duration:00:08:10

Stories and Poems for Mothers - Ep.28

5/8/2018
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Youth around Pittsburgh share stories and original poetry about their mothers in celebration of Mother's Day weekend.

Duration:00:07:37

Celebrating rural and urban communities - Ep.27

5/1/2018
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Pittsburgh Perry students reflect on living on the Northside, the YMCA Lighthouse afterschool program shares original music, and Kylee and Joshua talk about the unique place farmers markets have on rural communities.

Duration:00:11:34

Violence in video games, original music, and vinyl records - Ep.26

4/24/2018
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Nazareth College and Career Prep junior talk about violence in video games, Melina Bowser shares original music recorded at Youth Invasion 2018, and Alexander Schempf talks about record store popularity in Pittsburgh.

Duration:00:12:43

Life in Tanzania, original poetry, and life advice from middle school students - Ep.25

4/17/2018
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Brashear 9th grader, Fatuma, talk about growing up in Tanzania, students at The Neighborhood Academy read and reflect on poetry, and 9 to 12 year old girls share advice about bullies, healthy relationships, and building character.

Duration:00:10:11

Chronicles of a Black girl, reflections on original poetry, and comparing international experiences - Ep.24

4/10/2018
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High school students at Nazareth College and Career Prep talk about the challenges Black girls face in schools and communities, Neighborhood Academy poets share and reflect upon original works, and current Brashear High School students talk about their upbringing locally and globally.

Duration:00:15:46

Positive conversation, original prose, and memories from South Africa - Ep.23

4/3/2018
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Montour High School creates a safe space for positive conversation, Pennsylvania Virtual Charter School senior, Julian, with original prose and Angaziya, a Brashear High School senior, talks about her South African roots.

Duration:00:11:25