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Hopes for the new year, an original song, and the importance of learning history: Re-Release!

12/11/2018
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Nazareth Prep (Holy Family Academy) students look forward to the new year, Robin Grayson shares an original song, and Allegheny Traditional Academy students talk about the importance of learning history. Background Music:"Maccary Bay" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:12:15

Culture Jam, original music, and an essay on speaking your mind - S2 E6

12/4/2018
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Students from around Allegheny County gather for an annual celebration of diversity, This is the World performs an original song called, Brand New, and Alex Grese talks about the importance of sharing thoughts with others. Background Music:"Maccary Bay" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

Duration:00:16:56

Higher Achievement scholars talk about their neighborhoods, an original song, and a feature on Extra Effort honoree Josh Heindenreich-S2E5

11/27/2018
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Higher Achievement scholars meeting at Pittsburgh Sterret talk about their neighborhoods, The Castle of Ink performs an original song, and a feature on Extra Effort honoree from Montour High School, Josh Heindenreich. Background Music:"Maccary Bay" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

Duration:00:12:02

Pittsburgh area students expressing gratitude - S2 E4

11/20/2018
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Youth from Pittsburgh area schools express gratitude and talk about their favorite Thanksgiving memories. Background Music:"Maccary Bay" and "Hep Cats" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

Duration:00:08:37

Interschool messages on friendship and trust, an original song, and imaginary commercials - S2 E3

11/13/2018
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Woodland Hills Middle/High School and Perry High School send audio messages back and forth about friendship and trust, teen rock group, This is the World with an original song entitle Along the Way and Propel Montour Middle School students with commercials for imaginary products and services. Background Music:"Maccary Bay" and "Hep Cats" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

Duration:00:12:52

African heritage, original music, and perspectives on transitioning to high school - S2 E2

11/6/2018
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Racheal and Fatoon share their experiences moving to the US from Africa, Melina Bowser with an original song entitled Tell the Devil and Chiara with a perspective on moving from middle school to high school.

Duration:00:09:59

Higher Achievement scholars from Pittsburgh Sterrett and Pittsburgh Langley, plus a song from Sunburst School of Music House Band

10/30/2018
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The Sunburst School of Music house band, featuring Madeline King (15, Pittsburgh Allderdice), Riley Deringor: (17, Pittsburgh SciTech), Zack Wolynn (15, Pittsburgh CAPA), Mason Miller (17, Winchester Thurston), Shane Cranor (17, Pittsburgh SciTech) and Gabe Barash (14, Pittsburgh Allderdice) performs a cover. Higher Achievement scholars from Pittsburgh Sterrett introduce themselves including their name, neighborhood, and more. Higher Achievement scholars from Pittsburgh Langley read a...

Duration:00:11:01

Reflections on The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, a commentary on Breast Cancer Awareness, and a cover of a Chris Cornell's "Say Hello To Heaven" - Ep.52

10/23/2018
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Montour High School student Abby Minzer on National Breast cancer Awareness. Alexis Batchelder, a 10th grader at Lincoln Park shares her version of Chris Cornell's song Say Hello To Heaven. Propel Andrew Street students discuss the cultural significance of The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill on the 20th anniversary of the album’s release. Background Music:"Maccary Bay" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

Duration:00:13:15

Abby Minzer's profile on DeepLocal's Nathan Martin and an Original song by Gabriella Salvucci- Ep 51

10/16/2018
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Montour High School's Abby Minzer talks with entrepreneur Nathan Martin, founder, and CEO of Pittsburgh company, Deeplocal, and an original song from West Allegheny's Gabriella Salvucci. Background Music:"Maccary Bay" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

Duration:00:15:21

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